Services:

Funeral services will be held, Saturday, August 25, 2018, at 10:30 AM at the Ruggiero Funeral Home, LLC, www.ruggierofuneralhome.com, 126 E. Pennsylvania Avenue, Pen Argyl. There will be a viewing Friday evening beginning at 6 PM until 8 PM and Saturday beginning at 9:30 AM until time of services at the funeral home.  Interment will be in St. Vincent DePaul Cemetery, Portland.

Memorials:

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be offered to a charity of one’s choice.

 


Marietta DeRea
 
Born: May 3, 1943
Died: August 22, 2018

Marietta DeRea, 75, of Mt. Bethel, passed away, Wednesday, August 22, 2018, at Easton Hospital.

Born in Brooklyn, NY, May 3, 1943, she was the daughter of the late Lorenzo and Lucille (Ferrara) Boscaino.

She was employed as a caregiver for Kind Hearted Hands, Pen Argyl, prior to that she was a pre-kindergarten teacher at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel School, Roseto.  

Marietta was a 1961 graduate of Pius X High School and was a member of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church, Roseto and the Italian American Club, Stroudsburg.

She was most passionate about following her grandchildren’s sporting events and she also enjoyed taking care of the elderly and earlier in life, teaching children.

She is survived by her three children, Fred C. DeRea, Jr. and his wife Sheila of Roseto, Michele Racciato and her husband Philip of Pen Argyl, and David DeRea and his wife Cristie of Bangor, her three grandchildren, Philip and Michael Racciato, and Alena Marie DeRea, a sister in law Helen Boscaino of Mt. Bethel and a niece Melissa L. Couch and her husband Larry of Bangor. 

She was preceded in death by her brother. Anthony F. Boscaino.

Funeral services will be held, Saturday, August 25, 2018, at 10:30 AM at the Ruggiero Funeral Home, LLC, www.ruggierofuneralhome.com, 126 E. Pennsylvania Avenue, Pen Argyl. There will be a viewing Friday evening beginning at 6 PM until 8 PM and Saturday beginning at 9:30 AM until time of services at the funeral home.  Interment will be in St. Vincent DePaul Cemetery, Portland.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be offered to a charity of one’s choice.

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