Carmella Grenci, 97

February 19, 2009

MAY 27, 1911-FEB. 18, 2009

AMITY, Pa. - Carmella Grenci, 97, of Amity, died Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2009, at the Donnell House, Washington, Pa.

Born May 27, 1911, in Baltimore, she was the daughter of Mauro and Vincenza DiPietro Sorrentino.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank Grenci, whom she married Sept. 2, 1928.

She was a member of St. Hilary Roman Catholic Church, Washington.

She worked as a seamstress, and as a clerk in her husband's shoe repair shop.

She is survived by two sons, Nicola Grenci of Amity, and Frank M. Grenci of Hagerstown; nine grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren, and seven great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by three sisters, Josephine Ragno, Frances Mosca, and infant Mary Sorrentino; and two brothers, Frank and Leo Sorrentino.


Services will be Monday, Feb. 23, 2009, at 11 a.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Boulevard, Hagerstown. The Rev. Rick Remmers will officiate. Burial will be in the Garden of Hope, Greenlawn Memorial Park, Williamsport.

The family will receive friends Monday from 10 to 11 am at the funeral home.

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