Eleanor Lanuti

Obituary of Eleanor Lanuti

Eleanor Lanuti, 87, of Eynon, died peacefully Tuesday evening at Geisinger CMC, surrounded by her family. Her husband was James T. Lanuti, who passed away in 2007. The couple was married for 58 years.

Born in Sturges, she was the daughter of the late Harold and Viola Patton Schwartztrauber.

Eleanor attended Archbald High School and was employed in the garment industry as a professional seamstress, prior to her retirement.

Her children, grand and great grandchildren were at the center of her life. She never missed one of their events.

Surviving are a daughter, Linda Healey and husband Donald, Olyphant; her grandchildren, Donald Jr and wife Chris, Olyphant, David and wife Christy, Eynon, and Brenda Borrelli and husband Kevin, Dickson City; her great grandchildren, Donald III, Ashlyn, Alli and Madison Healey, Jacob and Cassidy Borrelli; twin sisters, Madelyn Randall, Dunmore and Marilyn Slezak, Covington Twp.

Preceded in death by two brothers, Stephen and Ronald Schwartztrauber and two sisters, Gladys Lucas and Sandra Jaggars.

The funeral will be on Monday with mass of Christian burial at 9:30 am at Holy Cross Parish, Olyphant. Entombment will follow at Our Mother of Sorrow Cemetery, Carbondale. Viewing hours will be held on Sunday from 4 to 7 pm at the James M. Margotta Funeral Home, 1019 Main St. Peckville, PA. For directions or online condolences visit, www.margottafuneralhomes.com