Julia A. Massetti
July 7, 1932 – March 10, 2014
Julia A. Massetti, age 81, of Wilmington, DE passed away peacefully while surrounded by her family on Monday, March 10, 2014.
A native Delawarean, Mrs. Massetti was born in Wilmington on July 7, 1932, and was a daughter of the late Julian Joinor and Mary C. Ciemania. She would later attend Brown Vocational Technical High School in Wilmington. An exceptional homemaker Mrs. Massetti devoted her life to caring for her large family.
She was a longtime member of Holy Spirit R.C. Church in New Castle. A phenomenal cook and baker, Mrs. Massetti delighted in preparing delicious meals for her loved ones. In her leisure time, she enjoyed attending bingo with her many friends. She was an adoring wife, mother, sister, grandmother and great grandmother.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Marino J. Massetti, Sr. who passed away in 2010 and her son, Michael L. Massetti. She is survived by her children, Maureen Gurney and husband Michael of Bear, DE, Amelia Massetti and husband Mack Pugh of Newport, DE, Mario Massetti, Jr. of Wilmington, DE, Julian Massetti and wife Tammy of New Castle, DE and James Massetti and wife Robin of New Castle, DE; sister, Deloris Dauphin of Wilmington, DE; 5 grandchildren; and 3 great grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at 11 am on Monday, March 17, 2014, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where family and friends may visit from 10 am until 11 am. Interment will be held privately.