Marianna C. Marfia, age 89, of Barker St. Apts., in Hawley died Thursday, June 21, 2012 at Milford Senior Care Center in Milford.
She was born December 24, 1922 in Brooklyn, NY and was the daughter of the late Salvator and Ann Marfia. She was predeceased by a daughter, Frances Sylvia Gollob.
Marianna was a phenomenal cook, she was a belly dancer and also danced to Latin music. She was Betty Davis’s personal maid at the Lombardi Hotel. She loved people, laughter and life.
She is survived by one daughter: Elena Arriaga of SC and two sons & daughters-in-law: Carl & Deborah Arriaga of Greeley, PA; Sal & Mary Smeraglino of VA; 10 grandchildren and several great grandchildren.
Calling hours will be Saturday, June 23rd from 1 to 4 p.m. at Teeters’ First Chapel, 505 Church St, Hawley, PA. A prayer service will be Sunday, June 24th at 3 p.m. at Teeters’ East Chapel, 505 Church St, Hawley with Deacon Matthew Lorent officiating.
Cremation will be at Lake Region Crematory in Lake Ariel.
For further information, directions or to leave a Memorial Remembrance (Candle) visit www.TeetersFuneralChapel.com.
Arrangements by Teeters’ Funeral Chapel, 505 Church St., Hawley, PA 18428.