- Local Guide
Eileen L. North, 83, Punxsutawney, died Wednesday, May 9, 2012, at Mulberry Square Elder Care & Rehabilitation Center.
She was born Dec. 14, 1928, in Punxsutawney, a daughter of the late Andrew and Grace (Lorenzo) Capirosso.
April 3, 1951, she married I. Taylor North, who preceded her in death July 4, 1992.
Mrs. North was a lifelong resident of Punxsutawney and a member of Ss. Cosmas & Damian Roman Catholic Church. She attended SS.C.D. school and graduated from there in 1946. She was involved in activities within the church and the school throughout her life.
She worked at the White Front Restaurant, where she was also a co-owner.
Surviving relatives include a son, Scott North and wife Jodi of Punxsutawney; a daughter, Nancy Reed and husband Doug; three grandchildren, Roxanne Adams, James Adams and wife Shanna, and Matthew Adams and wife Lindsey; and four great-grandchildren.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, May 11, 2012, at the Deeley Funeral Home, Punxsutawney.
A funeral mass will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 12, 2012, at Ss Cosmas & Damian Roman Catholic Church with Msgr. Joseph Riccardo officiating.
Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Mrs. Northâ€™s memory to SS.C.D.