Mary Catherine Cardimona, 83, of the Parsons section of Wilkes-Barre, went to be with her beloved husband, Nicholas “Nick,” in Heaven on Saturday morning, April 2, 2011.
She was born May 6, 1927, in Wilkes-Barre a daughter of the late Kenneth and Julia Remensnyder. A graduate of Coughlin High School, class of 1945, she was employed in the garment industry until her retirement.
Mrs. Cardimona was a member of St. Benedict’s Church (formerly St. Dominic’s Church), Wilkes-Barre.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her brother, Kenneth Remensnyder; and sister, Ann Remensnyder.
Surviving are her son Charles Cardimona, and his wife, Nancy, with whom she resided; son Joseph Cardimona and his wife, Patricia, Plains Township; daughter, Marita Harding, and her husband, Thomas, Plymouth; as well as grandchildren, Nicholas Cardimona and his wife, Angela Bree, Parsons, and Casey Harding, Plymouth.
The funeral will be held at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday from the E. Blake Collins Funeral Home, 159 George Ave., Wilkes-Barre. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. in St. Benedict’s Church. Interment will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Hanover Township. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. today. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Gift of Life Donor Program, 401 N. Third St., Philadelphia, PA 19103; or to Prescription Assistance Fund, c/o Medical Oncology Associates, 382 Pierce St., Kingston, PA 18704.
Condolences can be sent to the family at www.eblakecollins.com.