Barbara Ann Marino

 Barbara Ann Marino, 82, of Mayfield, died Thursday afternoon at Hospice of the Sacred Heart in Dunmore. Her husband is Anthony C. Marino. The couple would have celebrated 62 years of marriage today. 

Born in Olyphant, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Eva Kutik Sokol. She was a graduate from Olyphant High School and Lackawanna College where she earned her degree in Clerical Studies. She was employed as an Executive Secretary, she also worked as a Seamstress in the Garment Industry.

She was a kind and loving sister, wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother who will be terribly missed. Barbara taught many kids in the neighborhood how to play the guitar. 

Also surviving are her children; Nick Marino and wife Laurie, Jessup, Ken Marino and wife Lynn, Peckville, Johnny Marino and wife Linda, Mayfield, Salvatore Marino, Greenfield Twp and Stephanie “Cissy” Marino, NC; eleven grandchildren, Nicole Carey, Gina Valenzano, Brittney Bonk, Eva, Gianni, and Layla Marino, Carly Marino, Salvatore and Mikayla Marino, Victoria and Christopher Bartlett; six great grandchildren, Nicholas, Abigail, Allison, Emily, Johnny, and Brooklyn; a sister Sonya Allegar, Allentown. 

She was preceded in death by a grandson, Tony Marino, a granddaughter, Bianca Marino Beck, a brother Frank Sokol, two sisters Katy Kellogg and Stephanie Lindemann. 

The funeral will be on Monday with mass of Christian burial at 10 am at Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, Peckville. Interment will follow at St. Mary’s Assumption Cemetery, Montdale. Viewing hours will be held on Sunday from 4 to 8 pm at the Louis M. Margotta Funeral Home, 511 Church St. Jessup, PA. For directions or online condolences, visit