Lena L. Vaccaro|
Lena L. Vaccaro, 92, of 54 W. Fell St., Summit Hill passed away peacefully on April 13, 2014, at her residence. She was the wife of the late Anthony "Bud" Vaccaro who passed away in 1993.
Born in Summit Hill, she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Josephine (Piscelli) Baldini.
She was a graduate of the former Summit Hill School, Class of 1939.
She was a homemaker.
Lena was a member of St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church in Summit Hill.
Surviving are three sons, Charles Vaccaro and his wife, Helena of Allentown; Thomas Vaccaro and his wife, Patricia of Allentown; and Anthony Vaccaro and his wife, Ann of Owl Creek, Tamaqua; three daughters, Monica Malone and her husband, Anthony of Kernersville N.C.; Maria Jaso and her husband, Robert of Telford; and Margie Parambo and her husband. Tom of Summit Hill; nine grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. She is survived by several nieces and nephews. She was the last immediate member of her family and was preceded in death by brothers, Dominic Baldini and John Baldini; sisters, Mary Yezzi, Alice Piscelli, Margaret Yashin, Clara Cusato, and Edith Citro.
Services: Funeral services 10:30 a.m. Thursday, April 17, 2014, at the Thomas J. Parambo Funeral Home, 54 W. Fell St., Summit Hill followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. at St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church, Summit Hill. Interment will follow at St. Joseph Cemetery, White Bear, Summit Hill. Calling hours are 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday and 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Contributions, in her name, may be made to St. Joseph Church or to St. Luke's Hospice c/o the funeral home. Arrangements are being handled by the Thomas J. Parambo Funeral Home of Summit Hill. Online condolences may be signed at www.parambofh.com.
Published in Times News on Apr. 14, 2014