Carmela Rodia was a native of Philadelphia. Born on October 11, 1925 and passed away peacefully on November 16, 2020.
She was preceded in death by her husbands, Joseph Napoli and James Rodia Sr., her daughter Rose Tortorelli (Joseph), her sister Rose and her brother Joe. She is survived by her son James Rodia Jr (Mary), her grandsons, James III and Louis Rodia, her nieces Maria, Paula, and several nieces and nephews of the Napoli Family.
She was a long term employee of The Lerner Shops New York and spent many years as a member of the South Philadelphia Chapter of Deborah Heart and Lung Center.
Family and friends are invited to a viewing at 90 AM on Saturday November 21st at the Epiphany of Our Lord Church. Her Funeral Mass will be held at 10 AM followed by a Christian Burial Service at Holy Cross Cemetery, Yeadon, PA.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Carmela’s name to The Alzheimer's Association 225 N. Michigan Ave. Floor 17 Chicago, IL 60601
New Covid 19 regulations instituted by the City of Philadelphia Health Department will impact attendance at Carmela's services. Please check with the family to find out what rules Epiphany of Our Lord Church will be implementing.
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