Frances Anita Pelle, age 78 of Centreville, VA, born and raised in Carnegie, PA passed away surrounded by family on Friday, September 7, 2018. Born on February 13, 1940, she was the daughter of Teresa Sorbora Pelle and Bruno Pelle. Dear sister to Anna (the late Joseph) Schirripa, Mickey Pelle, Rosemarie (the late Gino) Trombetta, and Dr. Joseph (Glenda) Pelle and sister-in-law to Joe Capogreco. She was also blessed with many loving nieces and nephews. Frances was preceded in death by her sister Julia Capogreco.
As a young adult, she stepped away from her hometown of Carnegie and built a life for herself that she was proud of in the DC area. Francey was a devoted Catholic who had a loving heart. She gave her all to her godchildren and cherished her friends. Francey enjoyed traveling and hosting people who visited to sight see in Washington DC area.
A Mass of Christian burial will be on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at 10 AM at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, 330 3rd Avenue, Carnegie, PA 15106, (412) 276-1011. Internment will take place at Queen of Heaven Cemetery. Arrangements have been entrusted to Cremation and Funeral Care, 3287 Washington Road, McMurray, PA 15317, (724) 260-5546.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Saint Timothy Catholic Church, 13807 Poplar Tree Road, Chanantilly, VA 20151.
Please view and sign the family’s online guestbook at www.cremationfuneralcare.com.