Dolores Eileen Saba, R.N., of Sterling Avenue, Dallas, passed away Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital.
She was born Nov. 13, 1933, in Wilkes-Barre and was the daughter of the late Helen Mushinski Curran. Dolores was a 1951 graduate of GAR Memorial High School, Wilkes-Barre. She was a registered nurse and graduated from the Wyoming Valley Hospital School of Nursing.
She worked as an operating room nurse at the former Wyoming Valley Hospital, Wilkes-Barre. Prior to retiring in 2001, she worked at her family business, the White House Diner, Welles Street, Forty Fort, where she was owner-operator with her husband, John.
She was a member of the American Nurses Association.
She and her husband celebrated 57 years of marriage on Nov. 12, 2012.
She is survived by her husband, John W. Saba Sr.; sons, Blake Saba Jr., John Saba Jr. and Scott Saba; daughters, Lori Monk and Kelly Alles; grandchildren, Jonathan Saba and his wife, Erin; Blake Saba Jr.; Lindsey Monk, Courtney Monk and Chloe Alles; sister, Rita Ault, Williamsport; brother, William Mushinski, Wilkes-Barre.
The funeral will be held at the convenience of the family.
Those who desire may give memorial contributions to the Medical Oncology Associates Prescription Assistance Fund, 382 Pierce St., Kingston, PA 18704. Arrangements are entrusted to the Mamary-Durkin Funeral Service, 59 Parrish St., Wilkes-Barre.