Obituary of Kathryn Castelli
Kathryn Castelli, 85, of Peckville, died Tuesday morning at the Jewish Home of NEPA. She and her husband Dominick Castelli, Peckville, were married for 63 years.
Born in Blakely, she was the daughter of the late David and Emma Sorton MacKnight. She was a graduate of Blakely High School and was employed at Automation Components, Valley View School District, and was a co-owner of the Young Adult Shop. Kathryn was a member of Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish, Peckville.
Kathryn was the most loving and affectionate mother. Her kindness and compassion was felt by all who knew her.
Also surviving are her children: Madonna Cavagnaro and husband Joseph, Peckville, Dominick Castelli and wife Rita, Mayfield, David Castelli, Peckville, Antonia Castelli-Walsh and husband Eugene, Springbrook Twp.; a sister, Mary Kita, Scott Twp., grandchildren, Joseph Cavagnaro and wife Lindsay, Peckville, Lynn Cole and husband James, Clifford Twp., Angelo Castelli and wife Mari, Montdale, Theresa Castelli and fiance Jordan Hine, Scott Twp., Katie Castelli, Tokyo, Emily Castelli, NYC, Matthew, Allison, and Kathryn Walsh, all of Springbrook Twp.; great-grandchildren Teagan and Joseph Cavagnaro; several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Maria Castelli; brothers and sisters, David, Elizabeth, Emma, Victoria, and Thomas.
The funeral will be on Friday with mass of Christian burial at 9:30 am at Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, Peckville. Interment will follow at Prospect Hill Cemetery, Peckville. Viewing hours will be held on Thursday from 4 to 7 pm at the James M. Margotta Funeral Home, 1019 Main St. Peckville. For directions or online condolences visit, www.margottafunearlhomes.com