Sharon Aileo

Obituary of Sharon Aileo

Sharon Rose Aileo, 68, a lifetime resident of Carbondale, PA, died suddenly Sunday, December 10, 2017 at the Geisinger Community Medical Center, Scranton, PA. Her husband of 49 years is Anthony John Aileo, Sr.

Born October 22, 1949 in Carbondale, PA, she was the daughter of the late Stanley and Rose Lee Karwan.

Sharon was a graduate of Lakeland High School and a member of the First United Methodist Church of Carbondale. She worked years ago at Bond's Jewelers, Carbondale and then at the St. Joseph's Center, Carbondale, for 25 years prior to being semi retired.

Sharon was a kind and generous person who always saw the good in everyone. She had a heart of gold, willing to help anyone and enjoyed making special meals on birthdays for anyone in her family. She will be deeply missed by her family, especially the apple of her eye, her grandson Anthony, III. and her faithful friend, Kane, her cat.

She is survived by two sons: Anthony "Cheezie" Aileo, Jr. and wife Maribeth of Jessup, PA and Jay Aileo and wife Cyndi of Simpson, PA; two grandchildren: Anthony Aileo, III. and Gary Nestor, both of Jessup, PA; two step granddaughters: Summer Klikus and Kim Cost, both of Carbondale, PA; three brothers: Christopher Karwan and wife Paula of Vandling, PA, Stanley and Richard Karwan, both of New York: mother-in-law: Betty Anschuetz of Carbondale, PA; three sisters-in-law: Betty Aileo and husband Patrick Kennedy of Clarks Green, PA, Cindy Carney and husband Joseph of Phoenixville, PA and Mary Aileo of Carbondale, PA.

She was preceded in death by an aunt: Betty "Lizzy" Cost and sister-in-law: Carrie Aileo.

The funeral was held Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 12:00 p.m. from the First United Methodist Church, 20 North Church Street, Carbondale, celebrated by Pastor Donald Perry. Interment, Willow View Cemetery, Clifford, PA.

Pallbearers: Anthony Aileo, III., Patrick Kennedy. Terry Orazzi, Victor Gazella, Anthony Scirone and Peter Cerra.

Friends called Wednesday, December 13, 2017 from 10:00 am to 12:00 p.m. at the church.

Arrangements were entrusted to Carmine J. & Louis C. Parise Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., Carbondale, PA.

In lieu of flowers, donations were made in Sharon's name to the Griffin Pond Animal Shelter, 967 Griffin Pond Road, South Abington Township, PA 18411.