MOUNT CARMEL — Leona M. Dallago, 85, of 231 W. Avenue, passed away Friday, Feb. 26, 2021, at Grandview Nursing Home, in Danville.
She was born in Mount Carmel, March 11, 1935, a daughter of the late Alexander and Elsie (Mazurkivich) Rawa.
She graduated from Mount Carmel High School in 1952.
On Nov. 3, 1956, in Our Mother of Consolation Church, Mount Carmel, she married Louis Dallago, who preceded her in death.
She retired from Geisinger Medical Center, in Danville, after 30 years where she was a medical technician in the dermatology clinic. She also worked as a bookkeeper for Lake Land Bus Co., in Dover, New Jersey.
Leona was an avid bingo player, enjoyed casino trips with her daughter and spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchild.
Leona is survived by a daughter, Donna Fallat and her husband, John Jr., of Mount Carmel; two grandsons, John Fallat III and his companion, Dana Lex, of Girardville, and Stephen Fallat and his wife, Amber, of Catawissa; a granddaughter, Stacy Picklo and her husband, Michael, of Mount Carmel; a granddaughter-in-law, Kristi Fallat; a great-grandson, Hunter Fallat; a great-granddaughter, Morgan Picklo; a sister, Virginia Bergamino, of Florida; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
In addition to her husband and parents, Leona was preceded in death by her father-and-mother-in-law, Joseph and Antoinette (Bailoni) Dallago; two brothers, Alexander Rawa Jr. and Vincent Rawa and his wife, Lucille; brothers-in-law, Joseph Bergumino, Joseph Dallago and Robert Dallago; a sister-in-law, Virginia DeSantis and her husband, James; two stepbrothers-in-law, Richard Bridy and John Dallago; and a stepsister-in-law, Mary Scoz.
DALLAGO — Leona M. Dallago, 85, of 231 W. Avenue, Mount Carmel. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, March 8 at All Saints Cemetery, Elysburg, with the Rev. Ryan Fischer officiating. Memorial donations to help defray funeral expenses can be made to C. J. Lucas Funeral Home Inc., 27 N. Vine St. Mount Carmel 17851. Arrangements are being cared for by C.J. Lucas Funeral Home, 27 N. Vine St., Mount Carmel, C.J. Lucas IV, supervisor. To send condolences to the family, go to www.cjlucasfuneralhome.com.