Cecelia Rita Scheid
Mrs. Cecelia Rita Scheid, age 99, of Newark, DE, died on Monday, June 7, 2010.
Born in New York City on April 26, 1911, Mrs. Scheid was a daughter of the late Lettizia (Bonocchi) and Balento Ferranti. A talented homemaker throughout her life, she was a devout Catholic and a longtime member of Holy Family parish.
Her beloved husband, James Patrick Scheid, died in 1979. She was also preceded in death by 2 sisters and a grandson, Daniel Kevin Stewart. She is survived by her daughters, Diana Elizabeth Stewart, Linda Maria Sheridan, and Veronica Lee Cascino, all of Newark; granddaughter, Michelle D. Stewart of Newark; 8 grandchildren; 8 great grandchildren; and 2 great great grandchildren.
Visitation will be held from 2 pm to 4 pm on Thursday, June 10, 2010, at Holy Family R.C. Church, E. Chestnut Hill and Gender Roads, Newark. Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 4 pm. Interment will be at 1 pm on Friday, June 11, 2010, in Calverton National Cemetery, 210 Princeton Blvd., Calverton, NY.
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