Nellie P. Sudzina 1928-2013

WARREN – Nellie P. Sudzina, 84, passed away Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013, at St. Joseph Health Center.

Nellie was born Nov. 2, 1928, in Warren, the daughter of Anthony and Maria DelVecchio.

She retired from Rite Aid drug store and Drexel Park Pharmacy on Parkman Road as a pharmacy technician for more than 20 years.

Nellie was a member of Blessed John Paul II Parish (St. Joseph Church). She was very active in the St. Pius X Church Altar and Rosary Society.

She is survived by two children, Mary Catherine (Leo) Scarnecchia of Warren and Robert F. Sudzina of Warren; five grandchildren, Ann Marie (Scott) Karabin, Mary Beth (Matthew) Donner, Michelle (Ryan) Emery, Nicholas (Susan) Sudzina and Natalie (Justin) Rush; three great-grandchildren, Mackenzie, Ada and Vincent; one brother, Richard (Mary) DelVecchio of Champion; and a sister, Betty (George) Prelac of Newton Falls.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Cyril J. “Cy” Sudzina, whom she married Feb. 10, 1948, and who passed away April 1, 1998; a grandson, Ryan F. Sudzina; and two sisters, Antoinette Cardarelli and Rose DeChristofaro.

Family and friends may call from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday and 10:30 to 11 a.m. Monday at the Peter Rossi and Son Memorial Chapel in Warren.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11:30 a.m. Monday at Blessed John Paul II Parish (St. Joseph Church) with the Rev. Chris Henyk officiating.

Burial will be in All Souls Cemetery, Bazetta Township.

Family and friends may visit to view this obituary, sign the guestbook and send condolences to the Sudzina family.

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