The Little Sisters of the Poor host roast beef dinner

October 6th, 2015 10:53 am

The Little Sisters of the Poor will have their annual autumn roast beef dinner from 12 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 25, in the auditorium of Holy Family Residence, 2500 Adams Avenue, Scranton, located adjacent to Marywood University. All proceeds will be used to assist the Little Sisters in replacing more than 300 40-year-old windows of the residence. The dinner includes roast beef, mashed potatoes and gravy, carrots, rolls and butter, assorted pies and beverages. Take outs will be available. Tickets for adults are $10 in advance and $12 at the door, children 10 and younger are $6. To purchase in advance call 570-343-4065; or online at There will be baked goods and raffles. Committee members, seated, from left, are: Carole Paswinski, Theresa Durkin and Joyce Tressler. Standing: Faith Foley, Janet Skibinski, Sister Laurelliya, l.s.p., Nancy Wilson, Pete and MaryCarol Kanton, Jackie Galvin, director of development and communications; and Sister Marie Therese, l.s.p. Members not shown are: Charlie Butler, Marlene Deily, Anne Grady, Cathy Gavin, Cathy Lavelle, Ann Kwak, Mary Sheils, Mary Jane Sheridan, Lisa Blaker, director of activities and volunteer coordinator, and Mother Maureen, l.s.p.