She was born in Trenton, N.J., a beloved daughter of the late Sebastian and Elizabeth DiPrato Pinelli.
Her early education was at St. Mary’s Cathedral School in Trenton while she was living at 47 Wayne Avenue in Trenton.
Her Pennsbury schoolmates meant so much through the years, as she always felt love and support when close or distant.
She is survived by three daughters: Sandra Young of Cleveland, Susan Davis of Franklin and Cecilia Dodd of Nashville; three brothers: Joseph Pinelli of Levittown, Pa., Michael Pinelli of Fort Myers Beach, Fla. and Benedict Pinelli of Yardley; sister, Helen Shriner of Ashland, Ohio; and four grandchildren: Michael Young, Mark Young, Christina Wrennall and Raymond Davis IV.
The funeral Mass will be celebrated at noon Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013, at her Pinelli family parish, St. Ignatius Church, 999 Reading Avenue, Yardley, PA.
She will greatly missed and forever loved.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in her name may be made for a memorial at Fannie Mae Dee’s Park in Nashville, where Mary Philomena used to scatter coins in the sand at the dragon for children to find and also a memorial bench by Lake Afton in Yardley, in care of Santander Bank, Yardley Branch 95 S. Main Street, Yardley, PA 19067.
FitzGerald-Sommer Funeral Home in Yardley, Pa. is handling the arrangements.