Angelo “Ang” Vomero, 80, of Hokendauqua went to be with his Lord surrounded by his family Saturday January 14, 2012 in Lehigh Valley Hospice, Allentown. He was married to his wife Irene (Patterson) Vomero for 51 years. Born in Wyoming Pittston area he was the son of the late Angelo and Theresa (Ritz) Vomero.
Ang was a tool and die maker working at Western Electric for 32 years before retiring. He was a member of St. Andrew’s Catholic Church of N. Catasauqua. He served his country during the Korean War in the U.S. Air Force and was a member of the Hokendauqua American Legion Post # 739 for 41 years. Ang was always a “coal cracker” at heart and was very loving generous and compassionate man of integrity and a diehard Yankee and Giant Fan.
Surviving with his wife are sons Jim and wife Monique Vomero of Orefield, Ron and wife Andrea Vomero of West Wyoming, twin sister Theresa Ann Tarullo of Pittston, brothers in law Robert Patterson of Florida, Stan and wife Bernice Patterson of Duryea, sister in law Joan Patterson of Bethlehem. Grandchildren James, Heather, Alexa, Alex, Rachel, Megan, Kenny and Gretchen. Ang is also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be 10:30am Thursday in St. Andrews Catholic Church 1229 Third Street N. Catasauqua, Pa. Call Wednesday January 18 in the Brubaker Funeral Home, Inc. 234 Walnut Street Catasauqua from 6:30pm until 8:00pm at which time there will be a time for sharing your thoughts of Ang. A second calling period will be 9;00am until 10:00am Thursday in the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be given in his name payable to The St. Judes Children’s Hospital 262 Danny Thomas Place Memphis, TN 38105.