Obituary of Patricia A. Rogari
Patricia A. Rogari, 85, of Archbald passed away on Monday at home. She is survived by her loving husband of 63 years, Joseph C. Rogari.
Born in Jessup, she was the daughter of the late Carmen and Palmie DePietro Stambone. She was a 1951 graduate of Jessup High School and worked at Barbizon and Pawnee Pants before retirement.
In 1981, Pat helped her husband Joe along with Joseph “Bucky” and wife Elaine Buckshon establish Mini-Golf Inc. in Jessup. Pat loved the 28 winters she spent at their condo in Pompano Beach Florida. She also enjoyed traveling and took frequent trips to the Bahamas, Atlantic City, New Orleans and Las Vegas. Pat’s greatest joy was being a devoted wife and mother.
Also surviving are; a son Joseph J. Rogari, Archbald; two brothers, John Stambone and wife Phyllis, Archbald and Anthony Stambone and wife Theresa, Jessup; a sister in law, Nancy Stambone, Jessup; an Aunt Dora Talenti, Dickson City and several nieces and nephews.
She was also preceded in death by her beloved daughter in law Ellen Zavada Rogari, a brother Carmen Stambone, brother in law Frank, sister in law Eleanor Lomma; and a a nephew Johnny Stambone, who she adored.
The family would like to thank Pat’s nurse, Renee Giordano for the care she received during her final 16 months and also to Hospice of the Sacred Heart, nurses, staff and caregivers who provided care.
A private mass was held on Thursday, June 6th at St. Thomas Aquinas Church, Christ the King Parish, Archbald. Interment was private at St. Mary’s Assumption Cemetery, Montdale. Arrangements were under the care and direction of Margotta Funeral Homes.