Remembering Eileen A. Straub

Eileen A. Straub
July 18, 2021

Eileen A. Straub, 86, Dunmore, died Sunday evening at Riverside Healthcare & Rehab. Center in Taylor surrounded by her loved ones at her time of passing, her son & daughter-in-law, granddaughter (Margherita), granddaughter (Tracy) and grandson (Brandon). A wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend to many that knew her.  Like her mother, she was all about family values and will truly be missed. She was the wife of the late Joseph D. Straub, Jr., who died in 2017. 

Born in Jessup, she was the daughter of the late Emilio and Celia Boezi Bruschelli. Eileen was a graduate of Dunmore High School and was a member of SS. Anthony & Rocco Parish in Dunmore.  

Surviving is a son, Joe Straub and his wife Michelle, Madison Township, a daughter, Carol Toro and her husband Tim, Clarks Summit, a sister, Vilma Valenza and her husband Sam, Dunmore, nine grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. 

She was preceded in death by a son, Richard E. Straub, Ph.D. 

A private funeral service was held for family and close friends. Interment will take place in the Dunmore Cemetery. Eileen’s family would like to express their sincere gratitude to the Hospice of the Sacred Heart for their care and compassion.   

Arrangements entrusted to the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home, Inc. To offer an online condolence visit

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