Surrounded by loving family, Marlene Patricia Iovanisci (Marchetti), age 78, of Overbrook Park, PA, passed away on January 21, 2023.
She was born on August 21, 1944 to the late Vito and Elizabeth Marchetti (Nix). Loving sister to Elizabeth (Vincent), Vito, Jr. (Barbara) and Kathleen Marchetti-Spera. 57 years ago Marlene married her one and only, Alfred C. (Buddy) Iovanisci, and began their life together. Cherished mother to Richard (Gina), David (Lisa), and Michael. Marlene was such a proud Grandmom who was in awe of her four grandchildren, Amanda (Jim), Richard (Megan), Anthony and Samantha. She also leaves behind beloved nieces, nephews and close friends that were like family.
Marlene was the most caring, selfless and loving person. Her warm and generous heart touched so many people in a positive way and she was a devoted daughter, caring wife, and wonderful mother, sister, grandmother, aunt and friend to many.
Relatives and friends are invited to her viewing Thursday, January 26, 8-10 AM The D’Anjolell Memorial Home of Broomall 2811 West Chester Pike, Broomall, PA 19008 and her Funeral Mass 10:30 AM at Sacred Heart Church of Manoa 105 Wilson Ave., Havertown, PA 19083. Int. SS Peter & Paul Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Marlene’s memory may be made to Compassionate Care Hospice, 600 N. Jackson St., Suite 103, Media, PA 19063.