Anna Morelli, 101 and 1/2, of Olyphant passed away Sunday at home. She would have celebrated her 102nd birthday on November 1.
She was the widow of Anthony Morelli who died in 1967.
Born in Olyphant, she was the daughter of the late Mike and Mary Wesko. She atttended Green Field Schools and retired from Weston- Fairchild in Archbald, after many years of employment.
She was a member of Holy Cross Parish in Olyphant and she sang in the choir at St. Cyril's Church also in Olyphant.She was a member of the Mid Valley Hospital Ladies Auxiliary, the Catholic Golden Age and the American Legion Ladies
Auxiliary, Olyphant.She was very active and held several offices at the Sopa-Davey VFW Post 6082, Peckville.
Anna is survived by her two daughters, Mary Lou Skumanich and husband John, with whom she resided, and Gloria Scango, Chesapeake, VA and her son, Anthony Morelli and wife Marie, Haymarket, VA, five grandchildren, twelve great
grandchildren, and a great great granddaughter, a Godchild and nephew, Gary Wesko, East Benton, a sister in Law, Ann Wesko also East Benton,half brother, Anthony and half sister, Regina and several nieces and
nephews. She was preceded in death by two brothers, Nick and Mike Wesko and an infant brother at birth,
Anna was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and great great grandmother. Her family was her pride and joy. Anna loved to cook, bake and sew and travel to Virginia to visit her family.
She will be missed by everyone who knew her and loved her. She was always giving and helping others.
The fuunerl will be held Saturday from the Louis M. Margotta Funeral Home, 511 Church St. Jessup, with mass at 12 noon at Holy Cross Parish, St. Patrick;s Church, Olyphant. Interment parish cemetery.
Friends may call Friday from 5 to 8 PM. For online condolences visit funeral home website. Memorial contributions may be made to, Holy Cross Parish, Delaware Street, Olyphant, PA 18447.