Rose Peiffley

Rose Peiffley, Scranton, passed away late Wednesday night in the Geisinger Community Medical Center after an illness.

Born 1955 in Newark, New Jersey, she was the daughter of the late William Egan and Ellen Williams Egan Kosloski and attended West Scranton High School and went on to earn an Associates Degree from Lackawanna College.  Prior to her illness, Rose was employed as a manager of local convenient stores and also delivered The Times Tribune for many years.

She loved her children and grandchildren and will be greatly missed.  She was a proud West Sider!  Bleed Blue!

Surviving are her children Robert DePietro, Kimberly Ortiz and her husband Angel, Chris Combs and Ivor Rodney and his wife Becky;  her husband Dan Peiffley;  eight grandchildren; one great granddaughter;  three great great grandchildren;  two brothers Frank and Ed Kosloski;  nieces and nephews;  cousins.

Funeral services will be held Friday at 6pm in the Vanston and James Funeral Home 1401 Ash St. Scranton

Friends may call Friday 4pm until time of the service.

Arrangements have been entrusted to and are under the care and direction of the Vanston and James Funeral Home, Scranton.

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  1. Robert and Darby Eiffert

    Bob, Kimmy, Cheese and Chris. We cannot begin to express our sympathy for you. Your mom was ours and every kids mom that crossed her path. She truly loved life and you guys. Remember the good times and keep each other close. You are in our thoughts and hearts.

  2. Rose my my savior from my abusive mother. She was more of a mom to me even thru my adult years than my own mother. I love u mom RIP. My heart goes out to her children Bob, Chris and Cheesy (aka Ivor)

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