Irene A. Columbo, 80, formerly of Kelayres, passed away Wednesday afternoon at the Pavilion at St. Luke Village, Hazleton.
Born in McAdoo, she was the daughter of the late George and Susan (Finor) Lucash.
She was a member of Church of All Saints, McAdoo, and also a former member of Kline Twp. Recreational Committee.
Prior to retiring, Irene was first employed in the area garment industry and then for Hazleton National Bank.
Irene was a devoted and loving wife, mother and grandmother and will be sadly missed.
Preceding her in death, were her husband Vincent “Soup” Columbo; sisters Elizabeth Gutosky and Martha Horn; and brothers George and John Lucash.
Surviving, are her daughter Susan Hischar and husband James of West Virginia; grandchildren Amanda Young and husband Justin; and James Hischar; great-grandchildren Tucker, Parker and Cooper; brother Stephen Lucash of Pottstown; and nieces and nephews also survive.
Her funeral will be held November 6, 2020. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. in Church of All Saints, McAdoo. Interment will follow in St. Patrick’s R.C. Cemetery, McAdoo.
A calling hour will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. on November 6, 2020, in Church of All Saints, McAdoo.
The Damiano Funeral Home, Inc., McAdoo, is assisting the family with arrangements.
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