Verena M. Cuneo, 91, of St. Marys, passed away peacefully at her home on December 31, 2022 with her family by her side.
She was born on November 11, 1931 in Squab Hollow, PA, a daughter of the late Timothy and Angeline Capuccini Cuneo.
Verena was a graduate of Kersey High School, class of 1949. She was employed at Keystone Carbon Company for a number years. A talented artist, Verena loved to paint and created many works of art over the years. She also loved poetry and spending time outdoors, always enjoying a quiet walk through nature. She will be remembered as a kind and loving mother and grandmother.
She is survived by 9 children; Linda (Martin) Crowe of Kersey, Beverly (Emeterio) Valladares of Richmond, VA, Catherine (David) Suda of Richmond, VA, Christine (Keith) Clark of Richmond, VA, John (Bobbi) Kerchinski of Bakersfield, CA, Timothy (Lisa) Kerchinski of State College, Thomas (Kim) Kerchinski of St. Marys, Joseph Kerchinski of St. Marys, and Robert (Monica) Kerchinski of St. Marys; and by 14 grandchildren and 30 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by a son-in-law; Richard Stossel of Richmond, VA and by a brother-in-law; James Brock of Pittsburgh.
In addition to her parents, Verena was preceded in death by a daughter; Donna Stossel, by three brothers; Guilio Corradi, Silvio Cuneo, and Gerald Cuneo and by three sisters; Lauretta "Dolly" Friedl, Angeline "Jeanne" Hasselman and Shirley Brock.
Funeral Services and Visitation for Verena M. Cuneo are being held privately with the family at the Lynch-Green Funeral Home.
Burial will be in Parklawn Memorial Gardens.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Penn Highlands Community Nurses Hospice.
Lynch-Green Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 151 N. Michael Street, St. Marys, PA 15857 is handling the arrangements and online condolences may be offered to the family at www.lynchgreenfuneralhome.com