Matilda T. “Lily” (Emanuel) Sauceda, 73, of Pottstown, formerly of Mahanoy City, passed away on Monday, March 4 at her residence after a long illness.
Born in Myanmar, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Josephine (Phillips) Emanuel.
Matilda was a member of St. Teresa of Calcutta RC Church in Mahanoy City, where she would sit in perpetual adoration in the church’s chapel.
Surviving is her daughter Joann Kunz, wife of Thomas; siblings Gerry Emanuel, Margaret Emanuel, Sister Mary Agnes, and Cyril Emanuel; and granddaughter on the way, Lily Marie. Along with her parents, she is predeceased by her brothers Morris, Freddy and Dennis Emanuel and sister Bertha Anthony.
A funeral mass will be celebrated on Friday, March 15, 2019 at 10:00AM at ST. Teresa of Calcutta RC Church, 600 W Mahanoy St, Mahanoy City, PA 17948, with burial to follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 9:00AM to 10:00AM at the church.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Matilda’s name to St. Teresa of Calcutta RC Church at the above address.