Sunday, August 17, 2003
VIENNA H. DERITO
VIENNA H. DERITO of Jamison died suddenly
Thursday, Aug. 14, 2003, at Abington Memorial Hospital. She was
She was the beloved wife of the late LOUIS
Born in Philadelphia, she was the daughter
of the late JOHN and GIOVANINA ROMANCELLI CIOCCI.
A resident of Jamison for the past eight
years, Vienna formerly resided in Abington for 15 years and
prior to that in the East Falls section of Philadelphia. Until
her retirement in 1999, she was employed for 25 years as a
claims examiner with Prudential Insurance Co. In her leisure
time, she especially enjoyed baking and was considered a
"master" baker by her family and friends.
Widowed at an early age and raising four
children as a single parent, Mrs. DeRito was very family
oriented. She loved life and enjoyed helping others. She will be
sadly missed as a devoted mother, grandmother and
Sister of the late NICK FALSO, SAM FALSO
and ANNE EMERY, she is survived by her children and their
spouses, FRANK D. DERITO of Newtown, LOUIS P. and ANNETTE DERITO
of Ivyland, DIANE D. and BARRY FROST of Richboro, and JOHN M.
and BETH DERITO of Southampton; her sister, AMELIA HORGAN of
Philadelphia; and three brothers, JOHN CIOCCI of Philadelphia,
DAVID CIOCCI of Mantua, N.J., and DOMENICK FALSO of New York.
Also surviving are seven loving grandchildren, STEPHANIE and
husband, MIKE, LOUIS, ROSEANN, RACHEL, BIANCA, VIENNA SOPHIA,
and NICHOLAS; and her great-grandson, ANDREW.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend
her viewing from 10 a.m. until the time of the funeral Mass at
11:30 on Tuesday, Aug. 19, at St. Cyril of Jerusalem, Almshouse
and Meeting House roads, Jamison. Interment will take place in
St. John Neumann Cemetery, Warrington Township.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in her
memory may be made to Fox Chase Cancer Center, 7701 Burholme
Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19111.
Joseph A. Fluehr III Funeral Home, Richboro
and New Britain