D. Elaine (Vernacchio) Renzi, 81, wife of the late Joseph H. Renzi, died Friday, at Sanatoga Court, Lower Pottsgrove Twp. She was a former resident of Arcola Rd., Lower Providence Twp.|
Mrs. Renzi was born on Sept. 29, 1932, in Norristown, and was a daughter of the late Pasquale and Rachael (Coscia) Vernacchio. She was a graduate of St. Patrick High School, Norristown, and trained to be an x-ray technician at Philadelphia General Hospital.
In addition to being a home maker, Mrs. Renzi worked at Sacred Heart Hospital and for Norristown physicians.
Mrs. Renzi was a member of St. Eleanor Catholic Church.
Mrs. Renzi is survived by her children, Eugene F., husband of Darla (Webster) Renzi, Clinton Twp., Mich., Paula M. Hines, Trappe, and Joseph A., husband of Mara (Fisher) Renzi, Collegeville; her grandchildren, Joseph Renzi, Elizabeth Renzi, Rachel Hines, Vincent Hines, Joseph Renzi, and Madison Renzi; and her sister, Betty Russo, Norristown. She was preceded in death by her siblings, Rose Cortese, Albert Vernacchio, and Dorothy Vernacchio.
A funeral mass will be held at 10 a.m., Wednesday, at St. Eleanor Catholic Church, 6th Ave. & Locust St., Collegeville. Burial will be in St. Patrick Cemetery, E. Norriton Twp. Friends may call from 9 to 9:45 a.m., Wednesday, at church.
Memorial contributions may be made to the
., 3001 Gettysburg Rd., Camp Hill, PA 17011. Arrangements are by Holcombe Funeral Home, Inc., Trappe.
Published in The Times Herald on Nov. 4, 2013