Ann Marie T. Mott, a resident of Allied Services Skilled Nursing Center, passed away April 14th in the Intensive Care Unit of Geisinger CMC Hospital, Scranton. She would have been 72 years old on April 23rd.
Ann Marie was born April 23, 1944 in Scranton to the late Jerome T. and Anne Durkan Mott. She was a graduate of St Patrick’s High School, Scranton in 1962 where she was Valedictorian of her class and was awarded a scholarship to Misericordia College, Dallas PA. At Misericordia, she graduated in 1966 as Salutatorian of her class and was awarded a full scholarship to Catholic University of America, Washington, D.C. in the Social Work Department. She worked for several years as a medical social worker in hospitals in Philadelphia and for a brief period at Community Medical Center Hospital, Scranton, prior to her illness.
She is survived by a sister, Kathleen Nole and her husband William and a niece and godchild Kim Nole, all of Dunmore. She is also survived by cousins in the Scranton area, as well as LaMirada,California and Buffalo, NY.
She was preceded in death, in addition to her parents, by aunts, uncles, and cousins.
The family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to the physicians, physician assistants, and nursing staff, especially Cass, of the ICU and Suzanne Bass of the Social Services Department at Geisinger CMC Hospital for their dedicated care and compassion. In addition, they thank the staff of 2 North Allied Services Long Term Care Center, for their years of loving care of Ann Marie and the cheerfulness they brought to her each day, as well as Dr. Michael Jalowiec for his years of medical care.
We have a special thank you to David Kessler of Scranton Counseling Center for his years of tremendous support and valuable friendship to Ann Marie.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Monday, April 18th at 10:30am in Immaculate Heart of Mary Chapel of St. Patrick’s Parish, the corner of Oram Street and North Garfield Ave., West Scranton. Internment will follow at Cathedral Cemetery, Scranton.
Family will receive family and friends from 9:30a.m. until the time of the Mass.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Patrick’s Parish, 1403 Jackson Street, Scranton.
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Arrangements have been entrusted to and are under the care and direction of the Vanston and James Funeral Home, Scranton.