Lucille (Carter) Sabitus

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February 27, 2011

Lucille (Carter) Sabitus, 82, of Glendale, passed away peacefully Sunday, February 27, 2011, at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains Township. She was born in Glendale, on July 22, 1928, and was a daughter of the late Myrtle (Hopkins) and David Carter. Lucille was a member of the Moosic United Methodist Church, Moosic. She attended Moosic schools and was a graduate of Pittston High School. Before retiring she worked in the local garment industry, also for Crown Wreath and Warren Products. Lucille enjoyed arts and crafts and being with her family. She will be deeply missed. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, John Sabitus Sr., who passed away January 1, 1998; her son David; and her brothers, William and his wife, Rita, and brother David Carter. She is survived by her son John and his wife, Linda, Avoca; and grandchildren, Christopher and his wife, Kellie, Avoca; Amber and her husband, John, Pittsburgh; and Amanda, Rochester, N.Y. She is also survived by her daughter-in-law, Mary Beth Sabitus, Old Boston; brother-in-law, James Sabitus, Endwell, N.Y., sister-in-law, Alberta Carter, Dupont; and nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at Kiesinger Funeral Services Inc., 255 McAlpine St., Duryea, with the Rev. Barbara Roberts, of the Moosic United Methodist Church, officiating. Friends may call Wednesday from 5 to 8 p.m. Interment will be held at the Springbrook Cemetery, Rt. 502, Springbrook. Online condolences may be made to .

Published in Times Leader on Mar. 1, 2011