MOUNT CARMEL — Gilda L. Kalinoski-Scott, 92, formerly of 323 W. Fourth St., Mount Carmel, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2021, at the Bloomsburg Care and Rehabilitation Center.

She was born in Mount Carmel, March 2, 1928, a daughter of the late Samuel and Theresa Gidaro.

She attended Mount Carmel schools.

Gilda had been employed as a seamstress and had worked in local area garment factories until her retirement.

Her first husband, Leonard Kalinoski, preceded her in death March 26, 1981, and her second husband, Joseph Scott, preceded her in death Oct. 6, 2005.

Gilda was a member of Divine Redeemer Church and the International Ladies’ Garment Workers’ Union.

Surviving are a son, John Kalinoski and his wife, Jane, of Benton; a daughter, Diane Pochakilo, of Danville; six grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.

In addition to her parents and two husbands, she was preceded in death by a great-grandchild; and numerous brothers and sisters.

KALINOSKI-SCOTT — Gilda L. Kalinoski-Scott, 92, formerly of 323 W. Fourth St., Mount Carmel. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Divine Redeemer Church with the Rev. Ryan Fischer, pastor, as celebrant. Interment will follow in All Saints Cemetery, Bear Gap. There will be no viewing. Everyone is invited to the Mass. Joseph J. Stutz Inc. Funeral Home, 40 S. Market St., Mount Carmel, Joseph J. Stutz III, supervisor, has been entrusted with the arrangements. To leave a condolence to the family, go to

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