Caroline J. Sciacca
Caroline J. (Wilt) Sciacca, 80, widow of Joseph J. Sciacca, of Frederick, passed away on Monday, February 24, 2014 at Frederick Living.
Born in Center Valley, PA she was the daughter of the late Russell and Josephine (Ozga) Wilt.
She was a devoted homemaker to her family and was employed for many years, as a waitress, at the Mainland Inn, Mainland, PA.
Caroline was an active member of The Church of St. Mary, Schwenksville, PA and participated in the Women's Auxiliary Guild. In her youth, Caroline was a member of the Future Farmers of America.
As an adult, she was an avid gardener and loved birding and antiquing. She enjoyed volunteering at the Philadelphia Folk Festival. Caroline was devoted to her family, her dogs, the Philadelphia Flyers and NASCAR.
Surviving are her children, Marie, wife of Paul North, Jr., Allentown, PA; JoAnn F. Smith, Petersburg, PA; Joseph Sciacca and wife, Karen, Pennsburg, PA; and Nancy, wife of Gary Heil, Zieglerville, PA; seven grandchildren, Matthew Aubel; Loren North-Empey; Anthony and Nicholas Sciacca; Joshua, Emily, and Daniel Heil; two great-grandsons, Sawyer and Levi Aubel; a niece, Diane DiDomizio, Hatfield, PA; her aunt Florence Bitner, Telford, PA and cousins. She was predeceased by her brother, Stanley R. Wilt.
A memorial service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 12, 2014 at Frederick Living, 2849 Big Road, Frederick, PA 19435 with visitation from 9 until 10 am. Burial will follow at St. Paul's Lutheran Blue Church Cemetery, Coopersburg. A 'celebration of her life' luncheon will follow the burial.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in her memory to The Seed Farm, 4184 Dorney Park Road, Suite 107, Allentown, PA 18104, www.theseedfarm.org/donate and/ or Last Chance Ranch Animal Rescue, 9 Beck Road, Quakertown, PA 18951.
Arrangements are entrusted to Mann-Slonaker Funeral Home, 222 Washington Street, East Greenville, PA 18041. Offer online condolences to the family at www.mannslonakerfuneralhome.com.