MARYS - Naomi F. Posteraro, 94, of
436 Ash Street, Saint Marys, passed away Friday
(7-25-2014) at the Penn Highlands Dubois after a
brief illness. She was born May 26, 1920, in
Brockway, daughter of the late Antonio and Celeste
Montanari Berardi. She was a lifelong resident of
the area and was a graduate of the Brockway High
School. She was a retired employee of Powdered
On October 25, 1941, in the Saint
Tobias Church in Brockway, she married Samuel F.
Posteraro who preceded her in death on June 17,
2006. She is survived by three sons, Dennis S.
Posteraro and his wife Donna of Saint Marys; Joseph
A. Posteraro and his wife Patricia of Saint Marys;
Ronald A. Posteraro and his wife Namthip of
McDonald, PA. Also surviving are 7 grandchildren,
Stephanie Shields, Celeste Wilson, Melanie Brouse,
Erica Hayes, Lynn Pahl, Mark Posteraro, and Aaron
Posteraro; 12 great-grandchildren, Kara Dornish,
Allison Shields, Tammy Shields, Holly Shields,
Curtis Wilson, Nicole Wilson, Sophie Brouse,
Samantha Hayes, Nicholas Hayes, Lucia Hayes, Tony
Brouse, Gianna Brouse, and by a brother, Dominic
Berardi and his wife Edith of Brockway.
Besides her parents, she was preceded
in death by a sister Edith Ruberto and by two
brothers, John Berardi and Mario Berardi.
Mrs. Posteraro was a member of the
Queen of the World Church and enjoyed being with her
A Mass of Christian Burial will be
celebrated in the Queen of the World Church on
Tuesday (7-29-2014) at 10:00 AM, with the Rev.
Richard Allen, pastor, officiating. Burial will
follow in the Saint Marys Cemetery. Visitation is
at the Lynch-Radkowski Funeral Home on Monday
evening from 6:00 – 8:00 PM. Memorials, if desired,
can be made to the Queen of the World Church, 134
Queens Road, Saint Marys, PA 15857.
Online condolences may be offered at
Lynch Green Funeral Home
Radkowski Funeral Home
Barnett Funeral Home
Ferragine Funeral Home