Jan. 5, 2013
Samuel J. Paglianite, 88, of Pittston Township, passed away peacefully, Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013, at Mosser Nursing Home in Trexlertown, Pa.
Born in Pittston on Oct. 27, 1924, he was a son of the late Gregorio William "Billy" Paglianite and Anna Aruzzo Paglianite.
Samuel was a longtime resident of Pittston Township. He worked as a sales tax auditor and recently he worked as a member of the code-enforcement team for Pittston Township.
He was preceded in death by his brothers Dominic Paglianite, West Pittston, and Frank Paglianite, Pittston Township; and nephew Christopher Glasgow, Pittston Township.
Surviving are his sisters, Carmela Paglianite Glasgow and Katherine "Keenie" Paglianite Salvo.
Samuel was the father of three children, grandfather of five and great-grandfather of one.
Samuel was a member of St. Joseph Marello Parish, Pittston. Samuel proudly served in the U.S. Army.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, Jan. 10, at 1 p.m. in St. Joseph Marello Parish, Pittston. Interment will take place at St. Rocco's Cemetery, Pittston Township. Friends may call Thursday, Jan. 10, from 11 a.m. until 12:45 p.m. at the Peter J. Adonizio Funeral Home, 251 William St., Pittston. Online condolences may be made at www.peterjadoniziofuneralhome.com.