John J. Enama, 70, of 499 Millers Road, Zion Grove, died Monday evening at
his residence after a short illness.
He was born in Hazleton, the son of the late John A. and Ellen (Fellin) Enama.
Prior to his retirement, he was employed as a machine operator at Thorn
He was an avid flyer of remote control airplanes at Tuscarora, and was a
member of the Tuscarora Flying Club and the Tamaqua Wireless
Surviving are three daughters, Carol Enama, her fiancé, Aaron DeBalko, and
his son, Michael DeBalko, Haddock; Lisa Gillott and her husband, Dave,
McAdoo; and Mary Ellen Conti, her husband, Shawn, and his son, Justin
Conti, Zion Grove; one son, John Inama and his wife, Aimee, state of
Wyoming; one granddaughter, Sara Ellen Conti; and two sisters, Mary
Lynn Krippe, Reading; and Regina Rigotti, Hazleton. Several nieces and
nephews also survive.
Funeral services were held from Frank J. Bonin Funeral Home Inc., 542 N.
Wyoming St., Hazleton.
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated in Annunciation Parish at St.
Gabriel's Roman Catholic Church, Hazleton.
Interment followed in Our Lady of Mount Carmel R.C. Cemetery, Laurel Hill
The family requests memorial donations be made to Fox Chase Cancer
Center, Lung Cancer Research Center, 333 Cottman Ave., IA Department,
Philadelphia, PA 19111.
"LIFE'S BEEN GOOD."