Mrs. Clara Forestieri, age 86, of Las Vegas, NV, passed away on Sunday, February 6, 2011 at her residence.
Born on February 18, 1924, in Wilmington, DE, Mrs. Forestieri was the daughter of the late Felice Ciuffetelli and Concetta Onofrio. She was employed as a sewing machine operator for Richard Paul Inc., for many years, and later as a stock person for Wilmington Dry Goods & Notions. She was a longtime member of Our Lady of Fatima church.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Forestieri was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Alfred A. Forestieri, brothers, George and Angelo Ciuffetelli, and sisters, Jenny DiGiacomo, Julia Wilson, and Edith Hughes. She is survived by her children, Marcel A. Forestieri of Las Vegas, NV, Michael A. Forestieri of Bear, DE, David J. Forestieri of Las Vegas, NV, and Debra A. Baumgarten of Newark,DE; sister, Viola Zappacosta of Wilmington, DE; and grandchildren, Heather Borkoski, Shanna Slavin, and Kathryn Forestieri.
A visitation will be held on Monday, February 14, 2011 from 10 am until 11 am at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE. Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 11:30 am at Our Lady of Fatima Roman Catholic Church, 801 S. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE. Interment will follow at Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 2465 Chesapeake City Rd., Bear, DE.
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