Alberta Eva Antoine, 88, of Clarks Summit, died Sunday at Lackawanna Health Care and Rehab in Olyphant.
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Born in Chinchilla, daughter of the late Herbert and Eva Alberta Miller Antoine, she attended Fleetville Baptist Church, Waverly Baptist and, most recently, Lake Sheridan Bible Chapel.
Alberta was a woman of strong faith, loved to sing church hymns and especially looked forward to playing bingo. She will be dearly missed by all who knew her.
Surviving are four brothers, David Antoine and wife, Janice, Fleetville; Donald Antoine, La Plume; Richard Antoine and wife, Carrie, Milroy; and Edward Antoine and wife, Brenda, Dalton; two sisters, Lillian Perry, South Carolina; and Frances Edwards and husband, Lynn, N.Y.; several nieces and nephews.
She was also preceded in death by a brother, Herbert Antoine, Jr., Nicholson; and three sisters, Emma Jean Cucura, Wanita Stanton, and Glenda Major, all of whom lived in Factoryville.
The family would like to express a special thank you to her niece, Cindy Miller, and the entire staff at the Lackawanna County Health Care and Rehab Center for their kind and compassionate care.
A memorial service will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. in the Lawrence E. Young Funeral Home and Cremation Service Inc., 418 S. State St. Clarks Summit, PA 18411. Interment will be private at Miller Cemetery, Scott Twp.
Friends may call Saturday from 10 until time of service.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Lackawanna County Health Care and Rehab Activity Fund, 108 Terrace Drive, Olyphant, PA 18447. To send an online condolence: www.lawrenceey oungfuneralhome.com.
Lawrence E. Young Funeral Home
418 S. State St.
Clarks Summit, PA 18411
Published in Scranton Times from Feb. 26 to Feb. 27, 2014