We are saddened that our sweet wife, mother, mother-in-law, sister, nana, aunt and friend, Angela DeMark Lapinski, 68, of Pittston Township, passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by her family.
Angela battled renal cancer for over 2 ½ years always showing her strength and determination to fight and beat this horrible disease. She was and will continue to be the “big boss” of our family and no one will ever be able to fill her shoes.
Angela was born to the late Tony and Mary Patte DeMark.
She was a graduate of Pittston Area High School and Wilkes-Barre Business College. She had worked for the Pittston Area School District.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brothers Anthony DeMark and Nicholas Lieback.
Surviving are her husband of 49 years Greg Lapinski; daughter Christine Lapinski and her husband Rich Gorzkowski; son Nicholas Lapinski; granddaughters Isabella and Gabrella Gorzkowski all of Pittston Township; brothers Charlie Lieback and his wife Irene, Avoca and Louis DeMark, Pittston Township; sisters-in-law, Theresa Lieback, Dunmore and Judy Wirhanawski, Jessup; numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at 9am from Adonizio Funeral Home, LLC, 251 William Street, Pittston with a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30am in St. Joseph Marello Parish, 237 William Street, Pittston. Interment will follow in Denison Cemetery, Swoyersville. Friends may call Monday, May 6, 2019 form 4pm-8pm at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to one of the two organizations Angela supported for many years, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN or St. Jude’s Shrine, Baltimore MD