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Julia C. (Smith) Borrelli
January 30, 1942 ~ July 16, 2023 (age 81) 81 Years Old
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Julia Carmella Borrelli (Mom-mom) passed away July 16, 2023, surrounded by her devoted family.
Julia was the beloved wife of the late Louis P. Borrelli Sr., devoted mother of Mary Borrelli-O'Shaughnessy, Louis P. Borrelli Jr., Joann Jordan (Eugene "Blue"), and the late William J. Borrelli, cherished mom-mom of Joanna, Tiffany, Patrick, Marissa, Michael, and Brandon, and great-grandmom of 9. She was the loving sister of Anna Pratico (the late Anthony), Francis Smith (Ellie), and the late Joseph W. Smith. She leaves behind numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. She was predeceased by her parents, Francis and Mary (nee Marcioni) Smith, and Carmella Bucci (Aunt Millie).
Mom-mom was a homemaker and loving caregiver for many nieces and nephews throughout her life . In 2015 she relocated from Philadelphia, PA to Syracuse, NY to live with her daughter Mary O'Shaughnessy. Mary provided the most loving and nurturing care for the last years of her life . Together they watched Blue Bloods 24/7, at the request of Mom-mom, and enjoyed family gatherings every weekend.
Relatives and friends are invited to her Viewing on Friday, July 21st, from 10:00 to 10:45, and Funeral Mass at 11:00am, at St Anselm Church, 12670 Dunks Ferry Rd., Phila.,Pa 19154. Interment at Resurrection Cemetery.
Contributions may be made in Julia's Memory to the Alzheimer's Foundation of America at: alzfdn.org