Rita A. Sanelli, formerly of Ivyland, passed away on Sunday, July 1, 2018 at the Neshaminy Manor. She was 91.
Rita was the loving wife for 52 years to the late Philip J. Sanelli.
Born in Philadelphia, Rita was a daughter of the late John and Bridget DelPercio.
Rita enjoyed being a homemaker and cooking and also worked as a civilian at the Philadelphia Navy Yard during WWII. Family was most important, especially her grandchildren.
Rita is survived by her children, Stephen (Lisa) of Doylestown, Patricia Hogan (Don) of Spotswood, NJ and Anne Sanelli of South River, NJ. She is also survived by her grandchildren, Jerry, Chrystal, Martin, Stephanie, Philip, Krista, Bridget and Julia and great grandchildren, Amanda, Jessica, Nicholas, Jason, Elyse, Michaela and Avery. Rita was preceded in death by a son Philip J. Sanelli, Jr.
Rita”s Funeral mass will be 11:00 Thursday, July 5, 2018 at St. Robert Bellarmine Church, 856 Euclid Ave, Warrington where the family will receive friends after 10:00 am until the time of mass. Interment will follow in St. John Neumann Cemetery.