Wednesday, September 21, 2016, 5:00-8:00pm
Loutzenhiser-Jordan Funeral Home and Cremation
Services, Inc., 366-368 S. Main St., Greenville, PA
Mass of Christian Burial:
Thursday, September 22, 2016, 11:30am
St. Michael Roman Catholic Church
85 N. High St., Greenville, PA
Rev. V. David Foradori, Pastor, as celebrant
Entombment with committal prayers in
St. Rose Cemetery, Hermitage, PA
Rose Arbanas, age 87, formerly of Pymatuning Twp., passed away Sunday morning, September 18, 2016 in St. Paul's.
Mrs. Arbanas was born in Farrell, PA on October 13, 1928 to Carmen and Christine (Petrucci) Napolitan. She was a 1946 graduate of Farrell High School, was a member of St. Michael Roman Catholic Church, Greenville, and most recently had attended Notre Dame Church, Hermitage.
Rose was a homemaker for the majority of her adult life and had been very involved in all of her children's and grandchildren's activities. Throughout the years Rose had been active with the Reynolds Schools P.T.A, Wrestling Club, and Football Club. She had also volunteered with voter registration at various voting locations in Pymatuning Twp. Her other interests included, flower gardening, bowling, card club, swimming in her pool with her grandchildren, golfing, and had recorded a hole in one at Borlands Golf Course while golfing with her grandson, Jimmy Blair.
Rose will always be remembered for her cooking of homemade Italian food that she loved to share with her family and friends. On December 30, 1950, she married William F. Arbanas, Sr., he passed away on February 10, 2012.
Survivors include, two daughters, Christine Perry and her husband Lou of Indianapolis, IN and Lori Blair and her husband Jim of Hermitage; two sons, William F. Arbanas, Jr. and his wife Jody of Hermitage and Thomas Arbanas and his wife Jackie of Chicora, PA; four brothers, Tony Napolitan of California, Ralph Napolitan of Farrell, Larry Napolitan of Boardman, OH, and James Napolitan of Hubbard, OH; two sisters, Sally Prezioso of Greenville, and Camille Cozier of California; seven grandchildren, Louis Perry and his wife Molly, James Blair, Heather Blair, Renee Bateman and her husband Mark, Nicoette Arbanas, Alexandra Arbanas and Andrew Arbanas and four great-grandchildren, Lucy Perry, Violet Perry, Charlotte Bateman and Belle Bateman.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, a sister, Mary Borowski and a brother, Frank Napolitan.
Memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer's Association, 1128 State St., Suite 301, Erie, PA 16501.