Dominic E. Scatasti, Sr.
February 17, 1946 - March 29, 2018
Dominic E. Scatasti, Sr., age 72, of New Castle, DE, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Thursday, March 29, 2018.
Born in Monterey, CA on February 17, 1946, he was a son of the late Vito J. Scatasti and Anne E. Mancini. Dominic proudly served in the DE Army National Guard as a sergeant. He spent his career as a manager for Conrail and retired after 25 years. Dominic owned and retired from Dominic’s Unlimited Services.
A lifetime member of Our Lady of Fatima R.C. Church, Dominic was very active in his parish, especially as the CCD Principal and instructor. He was also past president of Wilmington Manor Elementary School PTA and Penn Acres Civic Association, past president and vice president of Wilmington Manor Lions Club, a member of St. Johns Masonic Lodge #2 AF & AM and District Governor of Lions Club Multiple District 22. Dominic was passionate about his beloved Philadelphia Eagles and rejoiced when they won SuperBowl LII. He will be remembered as loving and devoted to his family and cherished the time spend with them, especially his grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, Dominic was preceded in death by first wife, Deborah A. (Bove) Scatasti; and his second wife, Nicole L. (Merryman) Scatasti. He is survived by his children, Dominic E. Scatasti, Jr. (Janett), Paula A. Cameron (Howard) and Tara L. Cappelli; brothers, Peter A. Mancini, Jr. and David Hester; sister, Darlene Long; 7 grandchildren; 5 great grandchildren; many nieces and nephews; and his beloved Shih Tzu, Max.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 am on Friday, April 6, 2018 at Our Lady of Fatima R.C. Church, 801 N. DuPont Highway, New Castle, Delaware. Interment will follow in All Saints Cemetery, 6001 Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington, DE 19808.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Dominic’s name to Delaware Lions Foundation, P.O. Box 393, Camden, DE, 19934.