Christine Angela Rucco, beloved mother, grandmother, friend and neighbor, of Larksville, passed away peacefully on September 20, 2022 in Birchwood Nursing and Rehabilitation, Nanticoke with her sons by her side.
Born in Wilkes-Barre, she was the daughter of the late Peter and Antoinette Gorski Wujcik; graduated from Wyoming Valley West High School and earned her Associates Degree from Business School. Christine was a member of St. John the Baptist Church and former member of St. Mary's Church. She loved spending time with her family more than anything, especially her grandchildren. She enjoyed gardening, baking and ensuring her house was always a warm and welcoming home. Prior to retirement, she was employed by Sallie Mae, as a claims analyst.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James Rucco in 2020 and brother, Peter Wujcik.
She is survived by her sons, Jason Rucco of Mountain Top, Jesse (Jennie) Rucco of Philadelphia; grandchildren, Sebastian, Sophia, Teaquen, Josie and Maxine.
A small service will be held on Saturday November 12, 2022 at 11:00 am Maple Hill Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, her family asks that donations be made to the American Cancer Society.
Arrangements under the direction of the Andrew Strish Funeral Home