Margaret Taccki, 90, of Clarks Summit, died Sunday afternoon, Aug. 26, at Geisinger Community Medical Center Hospice Unit. She was the widow of the late Frank Taccki.
Born May 6, 1922 in Newton Twp., she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Valeria Fisne. She was a graduate of Newton Ransom High School where she played on the girls basketball team. She had previously lived in Edison, N.J. where she worked for R.C.A. , moving back to Newton Twp. after her husband's death. She loved to cook and had a large vegetable garden. She was a member of Our Lady of the Snows Church, Clarks Summit and attended St. Ann's Novena for years.
Surviving are her son, Joe Taccki, Edison, N.J.; two sisters, Catherine Falcone, S.D. and Ann Louise Paolucci, Clarks Summit; two brothers, Leo and wife Janet Fisne and Francis Fisne of Bordentown, N.J.; many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her son, Francis Taccki; a sister Mary Fisne, brothers, Nicholas, John, and George Fisne; and an infant brother, Joseph Fisne Jr.
The family would like to thank all the nurses in the Hospice Unit at Geisinger Community Medical Center for their care, compassion and love.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Aug. 31 at 9:30 a.m. at Our Lady of the Snows Church, 301 S. State St., Clarks Summit.
Friends may call Aug. 30 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. at the Lawrence E. Young Funeral Home, 418 S. State St., Clarks Summit.
Memorial donations may be made to Our Lady of the Snows Building Fund, or a charity of the donor's choice.