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PATRICIA A GILMORE April 13, 1960 - January 15, 2022

Patricia A. Gilmore, 61, formerly of Exeter, passed away on Saturday, January 15, at her home.

She was born in Kingston, daughter of the late Hugh T Gilmore and the late Carol Bartholomew.
Patricia was a 1978 graduate of Wyoming Area High School and attended Empire Beauty School.

Patricia was preceded in death by her daughter, Valerie A. Zalepa.

Surviving is her fiancé, George Krifka of Exeter, daughter: Brittany Gallup and husband Tylor of Swoyersville, son: Edward Zalepa of West Pittston, sister: Kathy Rahl and husband Alfred of Forty Fort, and brother: Thomas Gilmore and wife Alice of West Pittston. She will be missed by her grandchildren: Sophia and Kinsleigh Zalepa, and Lennon Gallup. She took great pride in being a mother and grandmother.

Mass of Christian Burial will be Saturday, January 29, at 10 am in the Immaculate Conception Church of Corpus Christi Parish 605 Luzerne Ave, West Pittston with the Msgr. John Sempa, celebrant.

Interment will be in Memorial Shrine Park, Carverton.

Friends may call Friday, January 28, from 5:00-7:00 PM at Metcalfe Shaver Kopcza Funeral Home, 504 Wyoming Ave., Wyoming, and Saturday, January 29th 9:30am -10am in the Immaculate Conception Church.

The family requests anyone attending the viewing or mass to please wear a mask.


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    MARY FLYNN says

    I was so saddened to read of the passing of Patricia. My sincerest condolences to her family. I grew up with “Patty” and have fond memories during our younger days at her house and at school. She was such a kind person and good friend.

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