Flossie Profka

Obituary of Flossie Sibio Profka

Flossie Sibio Profka, 77, Scranton, PA, died peacefully on Friday, August 13, 2021 at her home.

Born April 11, 1944 in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late Bartholomew and Florence Potts Sibio.

Flossie was a proud graduate and cheerleader of West Scranton High School. She had been employed as a legal secretary for 27 years at Kreder Brooks Hailstone, LLC., Scranton, having recently retired in 2020. She was a devout catholic and was a member of St. Ann's Basilica, Scranton. Flossie especially enjoyed vacations to the beach and trips in her RV.

She was a devoted mother having raised her children as a single parent. Flossie will be deeply missed by her family and friends.

She is survived by four children: Jason Profka and wife, Tina of Scranton, PA, Bridie Thomas of Scranton, PA, Jessie Talarico and fiancé, Jack Beecroft of Scott Township, PA and Slade Profka and fiancée, Sharon Miller of Scranton, PA; eight grandchildren: R.J. Talarico, Tyler Profka, Abby Profka, Jason Profka, Luke Talarico, Jake Talarico, Eli Beecroft and Kaiden Profka; a brother: Anthony Sibio of Moscow, PA; a sister: Nancy McGinty of Taylor, PA; and several nieces and nephews.

She was also preceded in death by her son-in-law: Billy Talarico; and her best friend of 57 years, Joan Miles.

Mass of Christian Burial was held Friday, August 20, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. from St. Ann's Basilica, 1250 St. Ann Street, Scranton, PA. Friends and family called Friday, August 20, 2021 from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. at the church.

Arrangements by Carmine J. & Louis C. Parise Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., Carbondale, PA.

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Friday
20
August

Visitation at Main Service

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Friday, August 20, 2021
St. Ann's Basilica
1250 St. Ann Street
Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States
Friday
20
August

Funeral Mass

11:00 am
Friday, August 20, 2021
St. Ann's Basilica
1250 St. Ann Street
Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States
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