JEANNETTE J. (nee Marella), of Drexel Hill PA, and formerly of Ocala FL and Wallingford PA, passed away with loved ones by her side on Friday, October 5, 2012. She was 78 years old.
Born May 30, 1934 in Philadelphia PA, Jeannette was the daughter of the late Charles Marella and Mary Marella (nee Giuliano). She was a 1952 graduate of West Catholic Girls High School. Jeannette enjoyed her family and was happiest in their company. She was a loving mother and grand-mother. She adored her sister who was also her best friend.
She was preceded in death by her former husband, Pasquale F. Mancini and her husband, Benedetto Papa.
She is survived by her sons, Marc M. Mancini (Maggie) and Matthew L. Mancini (Candy); grandchildren, Nicholas P. Mancini, Anthony C. Mancini and Mary Jeannette Mancini; sister, Rita Di Lorenzo (Carl); niece, Anne Marley; nephew, John Di Lorenzo (Fran) as well as great nieces and nephew.
Services will be private.