Dolores M. Crowley, 79, of Pittston Twp., passed away on Tuesday, December 29, 2020, in Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains Township. She was the widow of beloved Patrick Crowley, a Korean War veteran, who passed away on November 27, 1986.
Dolores was born in Passaic, NJ and was a daughter of the late John and Carmella Nardone Mesko. She was a graduate of Hughestown High School, Class of 1959. Prior to retirement, she was a medical assistant for Dr. Mitchell Gaynor in New York City. She was a member of Corpus Christi Parish, West Pittston.
Dolores was a beloved mother, grandma, sister, aunt and friend, who will be dearly missed by her family and all who knew and loved her, with special mention Mary Ellen McNeely and Pat Quinn longtime childhood friends.
She is survived by her children, Joseph Crowley, Pittston Twp.; Lisa Crowley and husband, Richard Parmely, Ponte Vedra, Fla; John Crowley and wife, Bethany, Merrick, NY; grandsons, Brian, Jason and RJ Parmely; sisters, Anita Waite, McCall, Idaho and Donna Marcellini, Pittston; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her brothers, Gerald and Leonard Mesko.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday, January 6, 2021 at 10:00 AM at Corpus Christi Parish, West Pittston. Inurnment will be at a later date in Calverton National Cemetery, Calverton, NY. (Please be aware that CDC guidelines will be in place with masks and social distancing required.)
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38148.