Rose C. Peakler, 91, a resident of the Green Ridge Care Center, died Friday morning. She was preceded in death by her husband, Michael Peakler, in 1999.
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Born in Forest City, daughter of the late James and Constance Picone Tremont, she attended Scranton schools and was a member of SS. Anthony and Rocco Parish in Dunmore.
Her family was the most important thing in her life. She was always there for her family and friends. Rose enjoyed playing Scrabble, was a great cook and loved traveling to casinos.
Surviving are a daughter, Karen Kupchik and husband, Andrew, Dalton; a sister, Delores Sarafinko, Moosic; grandchildren, Jennifer Spinelli, Dalton; Drew Kupchik, St. Paul, Minn.; and Lori Peakler, Scranton; three great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
She was also preceded in death by a son, John Peakler, in 1994; sisters, Vi Yashinski and Susan Gallagher; and brothers, Joseph and Michael Tremont.
The funeral will be today from the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home Inc., 318 E. Drinker St., Dunmore, with Mass at 11 a.m. in St. Anthony of Padua Church, Smith Street, Dunmore.
Friends may call today from 9 to 10:30 at the funeral home.
To offer the family a condolence or for further information, visit www.dunmore
Carlucci Golden DeSantis Funeral Home
318 East Drinker Street
Dunmore, PA 18512
Published in Scranton Times on May 5, 2014