Karen R. (Davenport) Bufalino

Born: Sat., Jul. 21, 1956
Died: Sat., Aug. 4, 2018


5:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Wed., Aug. 08, 2018
Location: Gubbiotti Funeral Home,LLC


Thu., Aug. 09, 2018
Location: St. John Slovak Cemetery

Funeral Service

9:00 AM Thu., Aug. 09, 2018
Location: Gubbiotti Funeral Home,LLC

Mass of Christian Burial

9:30 AM Thu., Aug. 09, 2018
Location: St. Joseph Marello Parish

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Karen R. Bufalino, 62, of Falls, passed away on Saturday August 4, 2018  at the Geisinger Wyoming Valley Hospital, Plains Twp.
Born in Pittston, she was the daughter of Mary Edna Knecht, Falls, and the late Kenneth Davenport.

Karen was a 1974 graduate of Wyoming Area School District and a member of the WA Band Parents Association she also previously held positions in the WA Football Parents Association and Coached the WA Cheerleading Team. Karen held high level positions in the cellular industry and retired from Verizon wireless to stay at home with her family where she spent devote less hours on the farm with her horses, dogs, friends and family spreading her love and energy that she was well known for. Anyone that knew Karen knows there are too many accomplishments held by her to be listed here. Karen was a member of St. Joseph Marello Parish, Pittston.

She was preceded in death by her son Joseph in 2007 .

Surviving are her husband of 43 years, Joseph Bufalino and children, daughter Christina and her husband Lloyd Rittenhouse Jr.,  Wilkes-Barre; Gabriella and Angelo Bufalino, at home.

Also surviving are a grandson Lloyd “Bubba” Rittenhouse; sister Pamela and her husband Terry Dymond, Harding; sister-in-law Joanne Bufalino, Plains; Niece Shea Riley and her husband Greg Riley and their children Cadden and Lia, West Wyoming; and aunts, uncles and many cousins.

Relatives and friends may call on Wednesday from 5-8pm at the Gubbiotti Funeral Home, LLC, 1030 Wyoming Ave., Exeter.
Funeral services will be on Thursday at 9:00am followed by a  Mass of Christian burial at 9:30am at  St. Joseph Marello Parish, 237 William St., Pittston.  
Interment will be in St. John the Baptist Cemetery , Schooley St . , Exeter .

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Marilyn & Bob Smith
   Posted Mon August 06, 2018
Dear Chrissy and family,
I am so sorry for the loss of your mom. May God watch over all of you during this devastating time in your lives.
Heaven had gained an angel, she will be watching over you.

Marilyn & Bob Smith

Lorraine Ulichney
   Posted Mon August 06, 2018
Angelo so sorry about your Mom take care of yourself.

Sharon Cowart
   Posted Mon August 06, 2018

GARDEN PATH was sent by Sharon Riley Cowart.

Shea, Jay and I were very sorry to hear of your Aunt Karen”s passing. You are In Our prayers. Love to all Aunt Sharon and Uncle Jay.

michael plisko
   Posted Thu August 09, 2018
Joe my mom wanted me to offer our condolences to you on the passing of your wife Karen. Our family sends our deepest sympathy to you and your wife Karen. We offer you a bit of comfort in that she will be with you in all your days. We know because your Uncle Skipper is still with us even after 32 years, God works wonders especially in difficult times of your life. Our deepest sympathy to you. Aunt Louise and children Laurie, LeeAnn, Edward, and Michael.

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