LENA M. (nee Pellecchia). Loving wife of William DeLuca Jr., passed away May 20, 2013. age 90, of Ovarian Cancer.
"LOVE" described Lena! She loved people and they loved her. Her first marriage was to a Marine World War II hero from the South Pacific War Zone. Lena and Owen Jeffs raised 3 children and Lena still worked as a Dental Assistant and Receptionist for Dr. Chester in South Philadelphia, where all the patients loved her. After Mr. Jeffs passed away Mr. DeLuca came into her life. This led to their marriage which was an exceptionally Happy one. With their children grown they were able to enjoy a couple cruises and a trip to Hawaii.
Lena is survived by her daughter, Linda Jeffs Rebuck and twin sons, Frank and John Jeffs; her 5 grandchildren, Timothy, Tamara, Elizabeth, Maria and Rachael and 4 great-grandchildren; brothers, Alfonso and Pasquale Pellecchia.
Funeral Arrangements and Burial were private. Your prayers will be appreciated.
RIGBY HARTING & HAGAN F.H.
Published in Philadelphia Inquirer and/or Philadelphia Daily News on May 26, 2013