Alice Rainey Remmett

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Alice Rainey Remmett of Scranton died Saturday at the Green Ridge Health Care Center, Scranton. She was preceded in death by her husband, Francis M. Remmett, who died Aug. 2, 1996.

Born in Scranton, daughter of the late Walter and Elizabeth Thayne Rainey, she was a graduate of St. Patrick's High School, Scranton. Before her retirement, she was the chief auditor for the International Correspondence Schools for more than 50 years. After retirement, Alice was a volunteer at Moses Taylor Hospital for many years. She was a member of St. Patrick's Church, West Scranton. She was an avid reader.

Surviving are several nieces and nephews including Judy and Ed Henning and Shirley Powell, her caregivers; and great-nieces and great-nephews.

She was also preceded in death by three sisters, Mary Rainey, Madelyn Mawn and Elizabeth Andres; and seven brothers, Walter, Cyril, Edward, Francis, Jerome, Harry and Donald Rainey.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Tuesday at 11 a.m. in Immaculate Heart of Mary Chapel, 1605 Oram St., Scranton. Interment, Cathedral Cemetery.

Friends may call Tuesday at the church from 10 until Mass time. Arrangements, Albert P. O'Donnell Funeral Home, 2025 Green Ridge St., Dunmore. To offer an online condolence, visit
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Published in Scranton Times on May 12, 2014