Angeline R. Deramo, 88, of Palo Alto, passed away peacefully Tuesday at Seton Manor, Orwigsburg, with her family by her side.
Born in Pottsville, November 23, 1927, she was a daughter of the late Mariano and Angeline Julian LaPlaca. She was a graduate of Pottsville High School, class of 1945.
Angeline was a member of St. Stephen’s Roman Catholic Church, Port Carbon and a member of the former St. Joseph’s R.C. Church, Pottsville where she was a part-time secretary and member of the Ladies Guild and Choir.
She worked at the former Pomeroy’s Credit Office, the former Warne Hospital Switchboard, Ansatel Answering Service, the James J. Leone Co., Earned Income Tax Office, all of Pottsville; and was a former Palo Alto Tax Assessor.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband John J. Deramo, in 2002; sisters; Mary Howell, Catherine and Caroline LaPlaca and Domenica Riotto; brothers; John, Albert, Frank and Joseph LaPlaca. She was the last member of her immediate family.
Angeline is survived by daughters; Debra J. McDonald, Palo Alto, Susanne G. Dermo, North Manheim, Twp. and son; Ronald D. Dermo and his wife Donna, Pottsville; 4 grandchildren; Ryan G. and Justin M. McDonald and Roni and Randi Dermo; several nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Saturday morning at St. Stephen Roman Catholic Church, Port Carbon, con-celebrated by Rev. Msgr. William F. Glosser, and Rev. Edward B. Connolly. Relatives and friends are invited to a visitation from 8:30 to 10:00 a.m. at the Robert A Evans Funeral Home, 208 Pike St., Port Carbon. Interment will take place in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Hillside, Pottsville.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made in Angeline’s name to Hospice of Central Pennsylvania, 1320 Linglestown Rd., Harrisburg, PA 17110.