James P. Rainey

 

 

 

Duffy & Snowdon Funeral Home

401 Church Street Moscow, PA 18444 Phone: (570) 842-8501



Duffy & Snowdon Funeral Home

401 Church Street Moscow, PA 18444 Phone: (570) 842-8501



Howard J Snowdon Funeral Home

1810 Sanderson Avenue Scranton, PA 18509 Phone: (570) 343-0712



Moscow 570-842-8501 and Scranton 570-343-0712
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James P. Rainey

August 12, 2017
James P. Rainey, 59, of Gouldsboro died Saturday evening at Hospice of the Sacred Heart Inpatient Unit in Dunmore following a two year battle with cancer. His wife is the former Carole Heier. The couple celebrated 29 years of marriage on Oct. 3, 2016.

Born Jan. 31, 1958 in Scranton, he was the son of the late Paul J. and Anne (Ward) Rainey Sr. James was a graduate of Luzerne County Community College and was employed as a graphics artist, working extensively in the commercial art field.

He was of the Catholic faith, attending St. Catherine of Siena Church in Moscow.

Surviving in addition to his wife are his children, Casey H. Rainey, Jameson H. Rainey and Mason H. Rainey,
all of Gouldsboro; seven brothers, Paul J. Rainey Jr., Robert Rainey and wife, Maryann; Francis Rainey and wife, Margaret; Thomas Rainey and wife, Ann Marie; Joseph Rainey, Richard Rainey and wife, Laura; and William Rainey and wife, Kimberly; his sister, Anne Walsh and husband, James; his mother-in-law, Barbara Heier; and his sisters-in-law, Susan Famularo and husband, Frank; and Alison Pisarchik and husband, Gary; and 20 nieces and nephews.

James was also preceded in death by his sister, Patricia Rainey; and his brother, John Rainey; and his father-in-law, Robert Heier.

A blessing service will be conducted:
Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. in Duffy & Snowdon Funeral Home, 401 Church St., Moscow.

Interment will be conducted at Cathedral Cemetery, Scranton.

Friends may call on:
Tuesday from 5 until 8 p.m. at the funeral home

Memorial contributions can be made to:
Hospice of the Sacred Heart, 600 Baltimore Drive, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702 or
Allied Rehabilitation, 475 Morgan Highway, Scranton, PA 18508.

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