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Sister Paul Miriam Marcigliano, Servant of the Most Blessed Trinity, a native of Brooklyn NY died on
January 27, 2021. 

Her burial has been rescheduled due to weather and will take place at Holy Sepluchre Cemetery on Wednesday, February 3, 2021.

A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at some time in the future at Blessed Trinity Mother House Chapel to which family and friends will be invited.

Joan Piatek (nee Bentley), 89, passed away on Sunday, January 24, 2021.

Joan lived for her family and enjoyed cooking, cleaning, and making sure everyone always had enough to eat. She loved her time traveling, whether to the casinos with a senior group or vacationing in Florida. Joan was always ready to go with a second’s notice and she was always ready to help the same way.

Joan was the beloved wife of (late) Joseph for 54 years. She was a loving mother to her daughters Joan Grey and Marianne Piatek. Joan leaves behind nieces and nephews, friends and neighbors, who will all miss her dearly.

Thomas F. Owens, III, 63, resident of Mayfair passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday January 20, 2021.

Thomas F. Owens, III was predeceased by his mother Mary Ellen Owens(nee Butler); his father Thomas F. Owens, Jr.(Darlene). Thomas is survived by his wife of 34 years, Ann Marie Owens(nee Bowes); son Thomas M. Owens(Katelin); daughter Jessica Owens. He was a proud grandfather of Madison and Tommy Owens. Thomas also leaves behind his 3 sisters Kathleen Owens, Christine Owens(Donna), and Ashley Rossi(Christian); and many nieces, nephews, extended family, and friends.

Loretta Alderman of Huntingdon Valley, PA passed away peacefully on January 13, 2021 at the age of 73. Loretta was born in Aruba, on September 23rd 1947 to her late parents William “Bill” Otto Weber and Regina Eleanor (McClellan) Weber. She was joined by her sister Geraldine “Gerry” Weber in 1951. Her father’s work in the oil refineries took them to Saudi Arabia for several years and upon return to the US settled in Erdenhiem, PA where she and her sister were raised and attended Mount St. Joseph’s Academy.

Loretta was a lifelong student, completing her undergraduate studies from Chestnut Hill College in 1969 with degrees in Biology and Religion, and moved on to graduate studies at the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy & Science where she met her husband Raymond “Ray” Robert Alderman in 1970; the son of the late Rudolph and Adele Alderman of Philadelphia, PA.

Sister Virginia Morris, Servant of the Most Blessed Trinity, a native of Harrisburg, PA died on January 15, 2021. 

Burial will take place at Holy Sepluchre Cemetery on Wednesday January 20, 2021.

A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at some time in the future at Blessed Trinity Mother House Chapel to which family and friends will be invited.
Shirley A. Reahm (nee Rumer) on Sunday, January 10, 2021. Shirley A. Reahm (nee Rumer) on Sunday, January 10, 2021. 

Loving wife of the late Harris Reahm. Devoted mother of John (Cheryl), Ken (Kristin), Lisa Pannell (the late Dennis), Mike (April), Chris (Amber), Dina Schaible (Reed), Scott, Brian (Rebecca), Jamie (Carley), also survived by 56 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. Sister of Dianne Malley (the late Jack), Ralph Rumer (Agnes) and Bob Rumer (Grace).

Relatives and Friends are invited to attend a Graveside Service at Lawnview Cemetery 500 Huntingdon Pike, Rockledge, PA 19046 on Wedesday January 13, 2021 at 12:30 P.M..
Mitchell C. Ignarski, 88, passed away surrounded by his family on Wednesday January 6, 2021.
Mitchell C. Ignarski was the beloved husband of Elaine Ignarski(nee Betz) for 59 years. Loving father to Mitchell K., Matthew J.(Jenny), Karen White(Chris); devoted grandfather of Gabrielle, Jonathan and Kiersten. Mitchell is also survived by his sister, and many nieces and nephews.
A visitation for Mitchell C. Ignarski will be held on Wednesday January 13, 2021 at St. Matthew’s Church 3000 Cottman Avenue, Philadelphia, Pa 19149 from 9:15-10:15am. A mass of Christian Burial will begin at 10:30am following the visitation. Interment will take place at Holy Sepulcher Cemtery.  

Angela M. Bocchi (nee Carrello), passed away on Tuesday January 5, 2021 after a long and difficult battle with cancer at the age of 51.

Angela loved life and people who surrounded her instantly knew from her smile, she enjoyed the outdoors and especially the beach where she spent many summers.

Angela M. Bocchi was a loving wife to her husband, Peter Bocchi Jr. for 15 years. Angela was the beloved daughter of Arlene and the late Joseph P. Carrello, Sr. She was a devoted sister to Joseph P. Carrello, Jr. and (Adrian F. Drake). Angela is also survived by her nephew Joseph P. Carrello, III; aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and many cousins.

Edward J. Wilson, passed away on January 1, 2021. 

Loving husband of Dorothy A. Wilson (nee Meyer). Brother of Maryanne, Florence and George. Retired employee of the Philadelphia Federal Reserve. 

Edward's Funeral Mass will be held on Friday, January 8,,2021, at 10:00,A.M..St. Cecelia Church, 535 Rhawn St. Philadelphia,PA 19111. Rite of Committal Most Holy Redeemer Cemetery.

Silvestro (Silva, Sal) Palestina of Northeast Philadelphia (formerly of S. Clarion Street, Philadelphia) died Tuesday, January 5, 2021 at 5:15 AM. He was 95 and was a proud Veteran who served in the U.S. Navy during WWII.

He resided in the Rhawnhurst section of N.E. Philadelphia. He was a member of Resurrection of Our Lord parish for the past 35 years.

Silva was always ready, willing and able to help anyone. At the age of 84, he started to take painting classes. He was always on the go. He was predeceased by his wife of 64 years, Benedetta (Betty) nee Ciamberlano.

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