Florence Wargo

Obituary of Florence Wargo

Florence Wargo, 89, of Peckville passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 7, 2019 at Allied Hospice Facility. Her loving husband is John A. Wargo. The couple would have celebrated their 67th wedding anniversary on April 26th, 2019

Born and raised in Jessup; daughter of the late Steve and Susan Chesock Cholish; she was a graduate of St. Michael’s Parochial School, Jessup High School, and St. Thomas Aquinas Business School of Archbald. She was a member of Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, Peckville.

Prior to her retirement, she was employed at American Tobacco Company in Scranton, Saint Mary’s Center Scranton, Valley View School Food Dept, and was a NEIU Transportation Driver.

Florence was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother and will be missed. She enjoyed trips to Atlantic City with John and Philip; to NYC with Karen, Amber and her niece Beverly; and Disney World family vacations.

A special thank you to the wonderful staff at Allied Hospice Facility for their care and support.

Also surviving are a son Philip, Peckville; a daughter, Karen Dutko, Peckville; granddaughter Amber Dutko, Peckville; a brother Gene Cholish, Archbald; several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her loving son David in 1999. Three brothers; John, Joseph, and George Cholish. Six sisters; Irene Micklick, Josephine Francheski, Agnes Stas, Violet Sadavage, Marion Matisko, and infant sister Dorothy.

The funearl will be on Friday with mass of Christian burial at 11 am at Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, Peckville. Interment will follow at Cathedral Cemetery, Scranton. Viewing hours will be held on Thursday from 5 to 8 pm at the Louis M. Margotta Funeral Home, 511 Church St. Jessup, PA. For directions or online condolences visit, www.margottafunerahomes.com

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice Center at Allied Services Foundation, 100 Abington Executive Park, Clarks Summit, PA 18411