Jerome "Jerry" Cippiciani, 65 of Peckville, passed away Thursday, at Geisinger Community Center with his daughter Laura and sister Marie at his side. Born in Scranton, he was the son of the late David and Mary Jardine Cippiciani. He was a graduate of Scranton Technical High School and was employed at the former Mid Valley Long Term Care Center. He was a member of Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, Peckville. He resided in Peckville for most of his life. Jerry enjoyed having breakfast with his friends at Coccetti’s Restaurant talking politics and solving life’s problems. He was a devout Catholic and enjoyed going to mass at Sacred Hearts Church. He loved watching sports on TV, especially his favorite team, the Steelers and being with his family. He was devoted to his family, especially his daughter, Laura. He will be deeply missed by his family and friends. The family would like to thank the 7th floor nurses in the EMU unit for their kindness and compassion. Also, his friends at the hi-rise who helped take care of him. He is survived by his daughter, Laura Cippiciani, Peckville, a sister Marie Cherundolo and husband Anthony, Old Forge, a brother in law, Pat Rosenella, Throop, and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a sister, Diana Rosenella. The funeral will be held Wednesday from the James M. Margotta Funeral Home, 1019 Main St. Peckville, with mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 at Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, Peckville. Interment, Italian-American Cemetery, Scranton. Friends may call Tuesday from 5 to 7 PM. All CDC guidelines will be in effect, and masks must be worn. For online condolences go to, "www.margottafuneralhomes.com." In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the family.