Carmella Vitale-Luisi(1935 - 2013)

Carmella Vitale-Luisi

BERLIN-Carmella Vitale-Luisi, 78, of Berlin passed away on Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, at the Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury. Born in New York, N.Y., she was the daughter of the late Joseph Vitale and Filippa Nuccio Vitale.

Carmella enjoyed cooking, knitting, needlepoint, shopping, and spending time with her grandchildren.

She is survived by three children, Francis DeRosa of Laurel, Salvatore DeRosa of Salisbury and Paulette Andrea DeRosa-Matrona of Berlin; six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren, and several nieces, nephews and cousins and her beloved Chihuahua, "Poncho".

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by three brothers and two sisters.

A memorial mass will be held at a later date in Worcester County.

Contributions may be made in her memory to Women Supporting Women, 106 W. Circle Avenue, Suite 101, Salisbury, Md 21804.

Arrangements are in the care of Holloway Funeral Home, PA, 501 Snow Hill Road, Salisbury, Md. 21804. Please visit www.hollowayfh.com to express condolences to the family.


Published in The Daily Times on Aug. 30, 2013