August 25, 2012
Arline C. Passetti, 85, of Oak Street, Sugar Notch, passed away on Saturday, August 25, 2012, at Celtic Health Care inpatient unit at Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre.
She was born in Wilkes-Barre on January 8, 1927. She was a daughter of the late Arline C. Lewis.
She was a member of Holy Family Church, Sugar Notch, and was also a former volunteer with the American Red Cross.
She loved spending her time with her family, especially with her grandchildren. She also enjoyed talking on the telephone with her family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Evaristo P. Passetti; infant granddaughter, Kristan T. Passetti; grandson, infant grandson, Charles Z. Passetti and brother, Dave Lewis.
Surviving are her daughters, Colette Yermal and her husband, David, Ellicott City, Md., Anne Richards and her husband, Donald, Pittston, Jacqueline Reese and her husband, Richard, Fredericksburg, Va.; sons, Edward Passetti, at home; Robert Passetti and his wife, Marie, Glen Lyon; grandchildren, Jennifer Krieger, Robert Passetti Jr., Susan Thomas, Jeffrey Passetti, April Passetti, Audry Rose Bayhurst, Alexander Passetti, David Yermal Jr., Eric Yermal, Michael Richards, Eric Richards, Kyle Reese, Cory Reese; great-grandchildren, Kayleen, Shealyn and Andrew Yermal, Emma and Brady Thomas, Aidan Krieger, Apalonia Passetti, Sareina Wootton, London Fenner, Daniel and Dylan Bayhurst. Two nephews also survive.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday at 9:30 a.m. from the George A. Strish Inc. Funeral Home, 105 N. Main St., Ashley. A Mass of Christian Burial is at 10 a.m. in Holy Family Church, with the Rev. Joseph Kakareka officiating. Interment will follow in St. Charles Cemetery, Sugar Notch. Family and friends may call on Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m.