Frances Sobieski DE VITA

DE VITA, Frances Sobieski, 89, of Lake Placid, Fla., died early Tuesday morning March 11, 2014. She was in the loving companionship of her son and daughter in law. Frances was born April 9, 1924 in New Jersey. After she finished high school she went to work as a secretary in New York City. She spent 20 plus years working for both Magnovax and Glickmans. Frances married Mr. DeVita and they came to Miami, Florida where she worked along-side her husband in his mining equipment distributorship business for another 20 years. She settled in Lake Placid after retirement in 1978. Frances was a member of St. James Catholic Church, Lake Placid Woman's Club, and the Elks. She loved to read and do needlepoint. Frances is survived by her son, Michael (Charlotte); daughter-in-law, Gloria DeVita; granddaughter, Audrey (Steve) Friedenthal; and great-grandson, Martin Friedenthal. Family will receive friends from 5 through 7 p.m., Thursday, March 13, at the Michael A. Brochetti Funeral Home. A Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 12 noon, Friday, March 14 at St. James. Father Luis Albarracin will celebrate. Burial will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery. Funeral arrangements are under the loving devotion of: MICHAEL A. BROCHETTI FUNERAL HOME 404 Plaza Avenue Lake Placid, Florida 33852 863-465-9997

Funeral Home

Michael A. Brochetti Funeral Home
404 Plaza Avenue Lake Placid, FL 33852
(863) 465-9997

Published in on Mar. 13, 2014