Mary G. Liparulo, 99, formerly of Olyphant and Throop, passed away peacefully Saturday night at Holy Family Residence in Scranton surrounded by family and Holy Family Sisters. Born in Olyphant, she was the daughter of the late Anthony and Mary Pallutko Liparulo. Mary was a graduate of Olyphant High School and was employed for many years as a floor supervisor at Hamurnat Manufacturing in Olyphant. She was a member of Holy Cross Parish, Olyphant. Mary was a selfless person who would give anyone the shirt off her back. She loved to cook and bake and had numerous relatives over every Sunday for dinner for many years. She endured difficult times and overcame them through persistence, her strong faith and her devotion to St. Anne. She was a kind and loving mother, grand and great grandmother who will be missed by all who knew her. Her happiest times were spending time with her children and grand- children.
She is survived by a daughter, Helen Marie Romanosky and husband Joseph V., Peckville; a daughter-in-law, Eileen Krajewski, Throop; grandchildren Michael J. Romanosky and wife Ann, Throop, Paul V. Romanosky and wife Mara, Rockville, MD., Joseph Krajewski, Kingston, James Krajewski and wife Sarah, West Kingston, R.I., John-Kevin, Throop, David Krajewski and fiancée Brianna Pollack, Archbald; great-grandchildren Joseph M. Romanosky, Ashely, Anissa, Nicky and Alex Krajewski and a sister-in-law Helen Liparulo, Eynon.
She was preceded in death by a son, John J. Krajewski, four brothers Joseph, James, Anthony and Peter Liparulo and two step brothers, Patsy and Luke Liparulo.
The family would like to extend their deepest and most heartfelt thanks to all of the staff, nurses and Sisters at Holy Family Residence. Words cannot fully express our gratitude for the overwhelming love, compassion and care provided by the complete Holy Family staff. Mary was truly treated as family and she loved the Holy Family staff as much as they loved her.
The funeral will be on Thursday with mass at 10:30AM at the Holy Family Residence, 2500 Adams Ave. Scranton. Entombment will follow at Glenwood Mausoleum, Clarks Summit. Friends may call on Wednesday from 4PM to 7PM at Holy Family Residence. Arrangements are under the care and direction of Margotta Funeral Homes. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Little Sisters of the Poor at the Holy Family Residence address. For on-line condolences, visit, www.margottafuneralhomes.com.