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John Thomas Garubba

John Thomas Garubba, 86, of Pittston, passed away Tuesday, April 14, 2020, in Highland Manor, Exeter.

Born in Wilkes-Barre on December 2, 1933, he was the son of the late Angelo and Rosina Bacarra Garubba.

John was a graduate of Pittston High School and was owner/operator of Port Auto Sales for over forty years.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter Joanne Herron; brothers Sam, Joseph, Tommy, and Vince Garubba and sister Grace Giordano.

Surviving are his wife Ann Salvatore Garubba, son, Angelo Garubba, Pittston; Grace Garubba and Lisa Capizzi both of Harding; numerous grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Private funeral services are entrusted to Adonizio Funeral Home, LLC, 251 William Street, Pittston.

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Apr 18, 2020

John & Sue Giambra want you to know how sorry we are for your loss. As you know John worked for the Garubba family for years. John was a special person and will be missed.


Apr 17, 2020

Sincere condolences to the Garrubba family from William Chupka, the Chupka family and everyone at J’s Tavern.


Apr 16, 2020

Dear Lisa & family, Im so very sorry for your loss. My sincere condolences to all of you during this most difficult time. May the comfort of friends and family bring you peace in the days ahead. Sincerely, Linda Somoga


Apr 15, 2020

RIP. so sorry for your loss.


Apr 15, 2020

Uncle John you will always have a special place in my heart. Will never forget some of our conversations. May you rest in peace..... love you always.....Buck

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