Patrick Louis DeBiase, Bunker Hill section of Scranton, passed away Thursday afternoon in the VNA Hospice Inpatient Unit at the Geisinger Community Medical Center after an extended illness. His wife is Rosina Harte DeBiase. The couple was married September 10, 1955.
Born in Bunker Hill, son of the late Frank and Angela Genello DeBiase. He attended Scranton Public Schools and was a devoted member of the Immaculate Conception Church. Prior to his retirement he had been a self employed cutter in the local garment industry. Patrick was a United States Army World War II veteran.
Also surviving are a daughter Angela Collins and her husband Al of San Antonio, TX; sons Frank DeBiase and his wife Renee of New Baltimore, MI and John DeBiase of Scranton; grandchildren Patrick, Ashley and Kelly DeBiase; daughter in law Tanya Festa; nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by brothers Joseph and Frank DeBiase and sisters Rose Musto, Blanche Pisano and infant sister Claire DeBiase.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Monday at 10am in the Immaculate Conception Church 801 Taylor Ave. Scranton by Rev. Joseph Sica.
All attending are invited to go directly to the church.
Friends may call Sunday from 2-4pm in the Vanston and James Funeral Home 1401 Ash St. Scranton.
Interment, St. Michael’s Cemetery, Dunmore.
Memorial contributions may be made to the St Jude’s Childrens Research Hospital 501 St Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105
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