Celia D. Korea
January 18, 2019

Mrs. Celia D. Korea, 81, of Duryea, passed away Friday, January 18, 2019, at Allied Rehab Hospital, Scranton.

Born in Exeter Township, she was the daughter of the late Bernard and Helen Kluck Romanowski. Celia was a graduate of Exeter High School and Pittston Hospital School of Nursing. Prior to her retirement, she was employed by Wesley Village for over 20 years.

Celia was a member of St. John the Evangelist Church, Pittston.

She enjoyed quilting and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.

Celia and her husband, George, would have celebrated their 60th Wedding Anniversary in August.

Surviving in addition to her husband are:
Son, George Korea and his wife, Karen, of Hunlock Creek
Daughter, Joanne Kuharchik and her husband, Walter, of West Wyoming
Son, Gerald Korea and his wife, Kelly, of Duryea
Son, David Korea and his wife, Joy, of Lake Ariel

9 grandchildren
Four brothers
Four sisters
Nieces and nephews

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday, January 23, 2019, at 10:30 am in St. John the Evangelist Church, 35 William Street, Pittston. Interment will be in St. John's Cemetery, Duryea. There will be no public viewing.  Arrangements are by the Bernard J. Piontek Funeral Home Inc., 204 Main Street, Duryea. To leave an online condolence for Celia's family, please visit the funeral home website, www.piontekfuneralhome.com.


Guestbook Entries

So sorry to hear about your mom. Sending prayers to you and your family

Rose Ann Mulhern (about 1 year ago)

Sorry for your loss.

John Anderika (about 1 year ago)

We are so sorry to hear of your loss. She will be missed. You are all in our thoughts and prayers.

Sharon Mitchell & family (about 1 year ago)

Sending healing prayers and hugs. May God bless & comfort your family.

Bobby & Stephanie Wickizer (about 1 year ago)

Gerry and family I am truly sorry to hear of your Mom's passing.

John Buban (about 1 year ago)

So very sorry to hear of your family's loss. Many fond memories of growing up across the street and being with the family. My prayers are with you.

Audrey Bandru (about 1 year ago)

We are Sorry to hear of your Families Loss. Your in our thoughts at this difficult time.

Reviello Family (about 1 year ago)

We are very sorry for your lost She will always be in your heart.

Lenny & Peggy Basara Sr. (about 1 year ago)

We are so sorry for your loss

John and Laura Piazza and family (about 1 year ago)

To Jerry and his family, my heartfelt sympathy on the passing of your mom...May your many memories bring smiles and comfort...

Donna Martucci (about 1 year ago)

My condolences to the family. Please be comforted by the Bibles promise of the resurrection. John 5:28,29, Acts 24:15.

Sandra (about 1 year ago)

George, Karen and Matt, So sorry for your loss. Your in our thoughts and prayers.

Kathleen and Ed Moffett (about 1 year ago)

Sorry for your loss

Barbara Stahl (about 1 year ago)

So sorry to hear about your mom. I know she will continue to watch over you from her new home.

Marjorie McDermott (about 1 year ago)

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