Adrianne A.(Cookie) (Colarusso) Clapps

Born: Fri., Jun. 2, 1939
Died: Thu., Sep. 6, 2018


Thu., Sep. 13, 2018
Location: St. Cecilia's Cemetery

Memorial Mass

9:30 AM Thu., Sep. 13, 2018
Location: St. Anthony of Padua Church

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Adrianne A. Clapps, 79, of Exeter passed away on Thursday Sept. 6, 2018 at her home with her family by her side.

Born in Pittston, she was the daughter of the late Anthony and Mary Casciani Colarusso.

Adrianne was a member of St. Barbara Parish, Exeter and was a graduate of Jenkins High School.

She had worked in the garment industry prior to her retirement and was a member of the International Ladies Garment Workers Union.

Preceding her in death were her infant children, Anthony Joseph and Anthony Ernest and a granddaughter Courteney Krysten Clapps.

Surviving are her husband of 61 years, Anthony Clapps and children, MaryAnn Lombardo, Exeter, Robert and his wife Chris Clapps, North Port, Fl, and Rick and his wife Krysten, Exeter, grandchildren, Lexie, Richard, Jr., Felicia, Shawna and Kayla. a brother, Joseph and his wife Beverly Colarusso, Pittston, and a sister Diane and her husband George McAdara, Exeter.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Mass on Thursday September 13, 2018  at 9:30am  at St. Barbara Parish in St. Anthony of Padua Church, 224 Memorial St., Exeter.

Arrangements are in the care of the Gubbiotti Funeral Home, LLC  1030 Wyoming Ave., Exeter.

Interment will be in St. Cecilia's Cemetery, Schooley St., Exeter.

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Sharon Jones and Jeremy J Jones
   Posted Fri September 07, 2018
Our Sincere and Heartfelt Sympathy to You and the Family.
May you find Comfort in Your Memories.

Christine Konicki
   Posted Sat September 08, 2018
My prayers are with you and the family during this difficult time. I know Cookie, my dearest sister-in-law and friend, is at peace in the hands of God. My memories of her will always be in my heart! Love Chris

Jimmy Dennis
   Posted Sun September 09, 2018
Junior, Ricky and Mary Ann,
Cookie has the best nickname because she made the best Italian Pepper "Cookies" I ever tasted. Whenever I was over the house, she made me feel like family.
Just to let you know, we love and care about you always.
Jimmy and Diane Dennis

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