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Nancy Ross Vecchione

Obituary for Nancy Ross Vecchione

May 25, 1953 - January 6, 2018
Drexel Hill, Pennsylvania | Age 64

Beloved Wife, Loving Mother, Daughter, Sister and Aunt


Nancy Ross Vecchione, age 64, of Drexel Hill, Pennsylvania, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on January 6, 2018. Nancy was the beloved wife of William J. Vecchione; dear mother of Katherine "Kate" Vecchione and Carolyn "Carly" Fiorelli (David); loving daughter of Jane Wickham Ross and the late Arnold Carl Ross, Jr.; sister of Linda Ross Sexton, Arnold "Buck" Ross, and David Ross (Susan); dear aunt to Elizabeth Watkins, Anne Fox, Jennifer Wagner, and Michael and Benjamin Ross.

Nancy graduated from Lenape High School in Medford, New Jersey, in 1975 and received an associate's degree from Harcum College in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, in 1974.

Nancy loved and cherished her family. She was also an exceptionally hard worker, and she loved her work with premature infants at Jefferson Hospital in Philadelphia. She enjoyed reading books, working on her computer, and going to school.

Relatives and friends are invited to offer condolences to the family on Friday evening, January 12, from 7:00 to 9:00 PM at The Donohue Funeral Home, 8401 West Chester Pike, Upper Darby, and to attend a Funeral Service on Saturday, January 13, at 11:00 AM at Grace Bible Fellowship, 723 South Providence Road in Wallingford. Friends may arrive at the Church after 10:00 AM. The interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to the ARC of Delaware County, 750 South Chester Road, Suite G, Swarthmore, PA 19081 or the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, 100 N. 20th Street, Suite 405, Philadelphia, PA 19103.

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Suggested Memorial Donations

  • ARC of Delaware County
    750 S. Chester Road
    Suite G
    Swarthmore, PA 19081
  • Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
    100 N. 20th Street
    Suite 405
    Philadelphia, PA 19103

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Donohue Funeral Homes, Inc.

8401 W Chester Pike
Upper Darby, PA 19082
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