Feb. 22, 2013
Ethel Dabbieri, 90, of Pittston, passed away Friday, Feb. 22, 2013, in Hospice of the Sacred Heart, St. Luke's Villa, Wilkes-Barre.
Born in Pittston on Feb. 12, 1923, she was a daughter of the late Michael and Ann Grippe Potenza.
She graduated from Pittston High School and Jerrytone School of Beauty, Pittston. She was employed at Pittston Apparel and in the beauty shop at Pomeroy's Department Store, Wilkes-Barre.
Prior to her retirement, Ethel operated her beauty shop from her home on Drummond Street, Pittston.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Michael Dabbieri, as well as by several brothers and sisters.
Surviving are her son, Nick Dabbieri, Pittston; daughter, Carol Lieback and husband, Floyd, Exeter; granddaughter, Stephanie Smith; and great-grandson, Troy Smith.
Funeral services will be held Monday at 11 a.m. in the Second Presbyterian Church, Parsonage Street, Pittston. The Rev. David Brague will officiate. Those attending the funeral are asked to go directly to the church. Friends may call at the Howell-Lussi Funeral Home, 509 Wyoming Ave., West Pittston, on Sunday from 4 to 6 p.m. Interment will be in the West Pittston Cemetery.
Memorial donations, if desired, may be sent to the Second Presbyterian Church, Parsonage Street, Pittston, PA 18640.