Laurie Ann Carucci, 64, of Clark passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on October 20th, 2021 at Sharon Regional Health System.
Laurie was born on January 6, 1957 to Alberta (Jones) Garrett and James Garrett Sr. in Sharon, PA. Laurie worked for Daffin's Candies for over 35 years where she performed as Shipping Manager. She loved every aspect of her job and co-workers.
On July 10th, 1976 she married the love her life, her ride and die, James R Carucci Sr. Laurie attended Penn State University where she received her Associates degree in 2001 for Business Administration. Laurie was of Pentecostal faith and her favorite color was purple. She enjoyed eating chocolate, drinking wine, and [weak] coffee with friends and family. In her downtime, she enjoyed reading Danielle Steel Novels and Goodwill thrift shopping. She had a passion for collecting crystal and ceramic figurines, various frogs, Christmas Village Houses, and “small” rocks. Recently, she began restoring items such as cast iron benches, rocking chairs, and sewing machines. Laurie truly enjoyed spending time with her 6 grandchildren. Mema was the fun grandparent, playing basketball, jumping into the bouncy house, playing Candy Crush Saga, or going to camp for ice cream. Ultimately, she also enjoyed exploring on the Harley with her hubby. Traveling anywhere from the mountains to the ocean. They loved stopping at Casinos, catching a beautiful sunrise, walking on the beach sand or resting by a settling sunset.
Laurie is survived by her loving husband of 45 years, James R Carucci Sr. and her three children. Son James and wife Christy Carucci of Edinboro, PA, son Paul and wife Danyel Carucci of Volant, PA, and daughter Mindy and husband Josh Ciminella of Aliquippa, PA. Laurie adored her beautiful grandchildren Sarah Carucci, Claire Carucci, MaKayla Ciminella, Maria Carucci, Noah Ciminella, and Gwenneth Carucci.
Laurie is preceded in death by her father, James L. Garrett, Sr. brother James L. Garrett Jr. , Father in-law Dominic Carucci and Mother in law Esther Carucci.
Friends may call Monday October 25th, 2021 from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the Donaldson-Mohney Funeral Home 124 W. Main St. Sharpsville, PA.
Funeral Services will be held privately on Tuesday.
Burial will take place in Glenwood Cemetery, Clark PA.
Arrangements are entrusted to Donaldson-Mohney Funeral Home & Crematory 124 W. Main St. Sharpsville, PA.
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