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Gloria Sanzi

Gloria Sanzi Obituary

Gloria Jean Sanzi, 74, peacefully and surrounded by loved ones, passed away Saturday morning.

Gloria "Jeanie" was born April 11, 1946, in Hazleton, to the late Carmen and Alverna Stewart Roman.

Prior to retiring, Jeanie worked in the restaurant industry. She lived in St. Thomas, Virgin Islands, with her husband, Paul, for many years, running the kitchen for No. 1 Construction Co. hotel.

Her interests included cooking, bingo, trips to the casino and spending time with her grandchildren/great-grandchildren.

Preceding her in death, in addition to her parents, were her husband, Paul Sanzi Jr.; her grandson, Ryan Sanzi, earlier this year; her brother, Carmen Roman; and her son-in-law, James Rabbitz.

Surviving are her children, Paul Sanzi III and wife, Carole, Freeland; Christopher Sanzi and companion, Lyentte, Hazleton; Michele Sanzi, McAdoo; Jennifer Paisley and husband, Thomas, Sugarloaf Twp; brothers, Vincent and Frank Roman; and sister, Mary Bartenope. Fifteen grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews also survive.

A Mass of Christian Burial with be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday in Immaculate Conception Church, Freeland.

Interment will follow in Calvary Cemetery, Drums.

Friends may call from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Fierro Funeral Home, Hazleton.

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