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Amelia Luongo Rushton (1912-2003)

Amelia C. Rushton, 90, of B'Nai B'rith Apartments, Wilkes-Barre, formerly of East End, Wilkes-Barre,

She was born May 5, 1912, in Wilkes-Barre, daughter of the late Vito and Felice Girodano Luongo. She was educated in city schools.

Mrs. Rushton was a member of St. Mary's Church of the Immaculate Conception and its Altar and Rosary Society; and the Charles T. Adams Senior Citizens Center, Wilkes-Barre.

Her husband, James P., died March 23, 1996. A brother, Rocco; sisters, Ida Bosher, Helen Balla and Phyllis Gallagher, also preceded her in death.

Surviving are a daughter, Amelia (Polly) Barrett, Parsons Manor, Wilkes-Barre; son, Michael J., Parsons Manor, Wilkes-Barre; four grandchildren; six great grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

The funeral will be held Saturday at 10 from McLaughlin Family Funeral Service, 142 S. Washington St., Wilkes-Barre, with Funeral Mass at 10:30 in Saint Joseph's Church, Hillside Street, Wilkes-Barre. Entombment will be in St. Mary's Mausoleum, Hanover Township. Friends may call Friday, 2 to 4 and 7 to 9.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Mary's Church of the Immaculate Conception, PO Box 348, Wilkes-Barre, 18703-0348.

   The Citizens’ Voice (Wilkes-Barre, PA) - February 6, 2003

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