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Sally Bambach

Sally A. Bambach, 86, of South Abington Township, died peacefully on Monday at home. She was the wife of the late Roland G. Bambach, Jr. who passed away on September 17, 2003. The couple was married on August 4, 1956.

Born October 16, 1935 in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late Steven and Margaret (Swepeniser) Karampilas. She earned a business degree from Lackawanna Business College and worked as a legal secretary until she retired at the age of 80 for Minora Law Offices.

Sally was a loving mother, grandmother, and great grandmother and was proud of all their accomplishments.

Surviving are two daughters: Lynn Sansky and son-in-law, Charles Sansky, Clarks Summit, and Lori Langan and son-in-law, Dr.Thomas Langan, Clarks Summit; brother; Ted Karampilas, Scranton; two granddaughters, Heather Sansky Mansour (Paul), Key West, Florida; and Amber Sansky Sweeney (Daniel), Clarks Green. Also five grandsons, Dr. Thomas Langan, Jr. (Kristen), Dr. Brendan Langan (Jillian), Dr. Kevin Langan (Gianna), Dr. Colin Langan, and Nathan Langan, all of Clarks Summit. Also 14 great grandchildren:  Samuel, Sophia, Olivia, Alexandra, Stella, and Penelope Mansour; Daniel and Charles Sweeney; Thomas III, Emma; twins, Claire and Fiona, Josie; and Kira Langan. Also surviving are several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by brothers, Robert McCarthy, Jr., Steven Karampilas, Jr., and John Karampilas.

The funeral service will be private and will be rendered by Pastor George J. Matthews, Jr.

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John and I send our thoughts and prayers to you and all of your family. Bette Connell

Elizabeth Connell Nov 17 2021 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and the family.

Andy and Mary Kay Kuzma Nov 16 2021 12:00 AM

Lynn Charlie,and family, so sorry for the loss of your mom. Our prayers are with you. Miss seeing you all. Love you all.

Cousin Barbara Menichetti Nov 15 2021 12:00 AM

Lynn and Lori and family, please accept my condolences for your loss. . I worked with Sally for many years at the Law Firm and she was an exceptional woman. She was always very nice and helpful to everyone who came in to the office and with everyone she worked with. As you find the strength to get through this difficult time in your memories together know that she will never be far from your heart.

Linda J Meyers Nov 14 2021 12:00 AM

Lynn and Lori and family, we are sorry for your loss. You all are in our prayers.

Kathymand Sandro Masci Nov 10 2021 12:00 AM

Lynn and Lori , My brothers and I extend our deepest sympathies on the loss of your Mom. I remember her from when we used to visit our Uncle Aunt and cousins next door. I remember how kind and helpful she was with us at the law office after our Dad and then our Mom. Again our deepest sympathy. Carol, Mike , Charlie Stefonetti (Adelman for Carol)

Carol Stefonetti Adelman Nov 10 2021 12:00 AM

Dear Lori and Family.... my deepest condolences on the passing of Sally.... I enjoyed talking to her, and we always got a good laugh for sharing a last name!... She was always so sweet and kind to me !

Lori Bambach Rishko Nov 10 2021 12:00 AM

Lynn and family, My deepest condolences to you and your family during this difficult time.

ann pinko Nov 10 2021 12:00 AM

With Our Heartfelt CondolencesGlynn, Cindy, Ashton and Erica Dwyer

Glynn, Cindy, Ashton and Erica Dwyer Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

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Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM