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Christina G. "Tina" Caprio

Christina G. "Tina" Caprio Obituary

Christina G. "Tina" Caprio, 92, a lifelong Dunmore resident died Saturday at Residential Hospice Inpatient Unit at Geisinger South, Wilkes-Barre. She was the wife of Eugene G. Caprio, who died May 8, 1984.

Born in Dunmore, she was the daughter of the late Nicholas Demko and the late Grace Rinaldi Demko Gross. She was a graduate of Dunmore High School and Lackawanna Business College. Before retirement, she was employed as the office/business manager for the Lackawanna Medical Group in Scranton, thereafter by her brother's private practice.

Tina was a devoted, wife, mother, grandmother, sister, daughter, and aunt who will be dearly missed. She was a member of SS. Anthony and Rocco Parish in Dunmore, its choir, Altar and Rosary Society, and its former bowling league. She was also a former member of the Dunmore Community Chorus.

Her family would like to thank her caregivers, Colette Lee and Peggy James, as well as the staff of Residential Hospice for all their dedicated and loving care. And a special thank you from Tina's children, Eugene and Rose, and all the grandchildren and extended family to her daughter, Grace, for all the loving and devoted care she gave to their mother and grandmother.

Surviving is a son, Eugene N. Caprio and wife, Barbara, Pittston; her daughters, Grace Zaremski and husband, Joseph Roche, Kingston, with whom Tina recently resided; and Rose Caprio and wife, Dr. Sherry S. Strain, Dunmore; grandchildren, Sherry Krumich and significant other, Mike; Christine Krumich and fiancé, Dr. James Bosscher; Kenton Krumich and wife, Gina; the Rev. William A. Mentz and fiancé, Shawn Golden; Eugene A. Mentz and wife, Tabitha; Gianna Caprio and Christopher Caprio and significant other, Danielle Nissen; great-grandchildren, Grace Weed and fiancé, Tony Talerico; Kenton Jr., Mason, London, Kingston and Dillon Krumich; a brother, Dr. Joseph N. Demko and wife, Marian, Scranton; and nieces, nephews and cousins.

She was also preceded in death by a brother, John Demko.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated today at 11 a.m. in St. Anthony's Church, Smith St., Dunmore. Interment to follow in St. Catherine's Cemetery, Moscow. All those attending the Mass are asked to observe social distancing and please wear a mask when entering the church and during the service. A life celebration will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, preferred memorial contributions may be made to SS. Anthony and Rocco Parish, 303 Smith St., Dunmore, PA 18512; or to The Church of St. Ignatius Loyola, 339 North Maple Ave., Kingston, PA 18704.

To offer an online condolence, please visit www.NEPAFuneralHome.com.

Arrangements and care provided by Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Directors, Dunmore.


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