Anne Cerra

Obituary of Anne M. Cerra

Anne M. Cerra, 88, of Greenfield Township, PA, died Monday evening, April 13, 2020 at the Jewish Home of Eastern Pennsylvania, Scranton, PA. She is survived by her loving husband of nearly 67 years, Carmine "Dean" Cerra. They were married on November 7, 1953.

Born March 31, 1932 in Carbondale, PA, she was the daughter of the late Angelo and Josephine Torcasso Falbo.

Anne was a graduate of Benjamin Franklin High School, Carbondale, and worked as a seamstress in the local garment industry where she was a member of the International Ladies' Garment Workers Union. She was an active member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Carbondale, and the Ladies Auxiliary of the Greenfield Township Volunteer Fire Company. She was also a Girl Scout leader when her daughters were growing up.

The family would like to express thanks to the staff of Life Geisinger and the Jewish Home of Eastern Pennsylvania, especially the 5th floor staff for the excellent care provided to the "the Mayor" of the 5th floor during her illness.

She is also survived by three daughters: Diane Guzzi of Collegeville, PA, Phyliss Paone and husband, Robert of Archbald, PA and Deana Cortino and husband, Michael of Collegeville, PA; seven grandchildren: Tiffany Guzzi, Brett Guzzi and wife, Monique, Heather Loomis and husband, Brandon, Brianna Hummel and husband, Michael, Chris Paone and wife, Casey, Madison Cortino and Ava Cortino; six great grandchildren: Weston, Cole and Dean Loomis, Jack Paone, Greyson and Declan Hummel, as well as, two additional great grandchildren on the way: baby boy Guzzi and Maggie Hummel; several nieces and nephews.

She was also preceded in death by two sisters: Rose Cimino and Phyllis Macey.

Private funeral services were held from Carmine J. & Louis C. Parise Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., Carbondale. Interment, Our Mother of Sorrows Cemetery, Greenfield Township.

A memorial Mass was held on Saturday, September 19, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. from Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, 15 Fallbrook Street, Carbondale, celebrated by Rev. Kevin Miller, assistant pastor.

Memorial contributions were made to the Greenfield Township Volunteer Fire Company, 424 Route 106, Greenfield Township, PA 18407. Condolence and mass cards can be sent to her husband.

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Memorial Mass

11:00 am
Saturday, September 19, 2020
Our Lady Of Mount Carmel Church
15 Fallbrook Street
Carbondale, Pennsylvania, United States

Final Resting Place

Our Mother Of Sorrows Cemetery
400 State Route 106
Greenfield Township, Pennsylvania, United States
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