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Ann Marie Armbruster (Roarty)

February 9, 1931 - February 13, 2020

Service Date: February 17, 2020

Funeral Home Corcoran Funeral Home Inc

Cemetery St. Mary s Cemetery

Church Corpus Christi Parish

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Ann Marie Armbruster, 89 of the North End section of Wilkes-Barre, passed away Thursday morning, February 13, 2020 at River Street Manor Nursing Home, Wilkes-Barre.

Born in the North End section of Wilkes-Barre to Irish immigrants, she was the daughter of the late Daniel P. and Anne (Geraghty) Roarty.

Ann Marie was a graduate of St. Mary’s High School, Wilkes-Barre, Class of 1949 and was employed as a seamstress in the area dress factories. She was a member of St. John the Evangelist Church, North Wilkes-Barre, until its closure and merger, and currently a member of Corpus Christi Parish, West Pittston. While a parishioner of St. John’s Church, she was a member of the choir, the decorating committee, and the social concerns committee. Ann Marie also volunteered at Meals on Wheels.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 65 years, P. Fred Armbruster on March 31, 2019.

Surviving are her daughter Mary Beth Sanguiliano and her husband Nicholas, Wilkes-Barre, sons Fred Armbruster, Wilkes-Barre, Carl “Bill” Armbruster and his wife Suzanne, Fort Myers, FL, Daniel Armbruster and his wife Amy, Harvey’s Lake, and Donald Armbruster and his wife Josephine, Rock Hill, SC, grandchildren Nicholas Sanguiliano, William Sanguiliano, Andrew Sanguiliano and his wife Amanda, Christopher Armbruster, Leighann Armbruster, and Daniel Lloyd Armbruster, Great-Grandson Rider Johnson Sanguiliano.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday, February 17, 2020 at 1:00 pm at Corpus Christi Parish, Immaculate Conception Church, 605 Luzerne Avenue, West Pittston, PA 18643, with Monsignor John J. Sempa, Pastor, officiating. Those attending the funeral mass are asked to go directly to church Monday afternoon. Inurnment along with her husband Fred will be held at the convenience of the family in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Hanover Twp. Family and friends may call Sunday from 3:00 to 5:00 pm at the Corcoran Funeral Home, Inc., 20 South Main Street, Plains, PA 18705.

Memorial donations may be made to Corpus Christi Parish Social Concerns Committee, C/O 605 Luzerne Avenue, West Pittston, PA 18643 in Ann Marie’s memory.