Barbara A. Difilippo of Avondale

Barbara A. Difilippo, 77, of Avondale, died Tuesday, Nov. 29, at her residence. She was the wife of Albert E. DiFilippo, who died in 2007, and with whom she shared 36 years of marriage.

Barbara A. Difilippo

Barbara A. Difilippo

Born in Toughkenamon, she was the daughter of Anna Shaw Burke Martelli of Kennett Square, and the late John D. Burke.

Barbara was a secretary for 18 years for Dr. Leonard Kanofsky in Kennett Square.

She enjoyed doing crafts, crocheting, and was an avid reader. She especially enjoyed collecting antiques, pottery and gnomes.

In addition to her mother, she is survived by one sister, Ruth I. DiBenedetto and her husband Frank of Wilmington; one brother Peter Martelli and his wife Denise of Toughkenamon, and several nieces and nephews.

You are invited to visit with her family and friends from 10 to 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 6, at the Kuzo & Grieco Funeral Home, 250 West State Street, Kennett Square. Her funeral service will follow at 11. Burial will be the Union Hill Cemetery, Route 82 in Kennett Square.

In memory of Barbara, a contribution may be made to Susan B. Komen for the Cure, Attn: Donor Services, P.O. Box 650309, Dallas, TX 75265-0309

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