Florence Procopio photo, cropped

Florence J. Procopio

September 4, 1923 - July 23, 2019 Kennett Square, PA | Age 95 Loving Mother, Grandmother, Great Grandmother, Sister and Friend.

FLORENCE J. PROCOPIO, age 95, of Kennett Square, PA, passed away on Tuesday, July 23, 2019, at her residence. She was the wife of Russell Procopio, who passed away in 1999, and with whom she shared 56 years of marriage.

Born in Philadelphia, PA, she was the daughter of the late Angelo Patitucci and the late Angelina Iouci Patitucci.

Mrs. Procopio was a cashier at the Broad Street Diner for 30 years, retiring in 1993.

She was a member of St. Nicholas of Tolentine Catholic Church in Philadelphia, where she was a soloist for 30 years. She used to sing at all the Funerals and Weddings.

Mrs. Procopio enjoyed singing, cooking, baking, praying and traveling with her husband ( they had traveled to Italy 18 times), and being with her family and friends.

She is survived by two sons, Anthony D. Procopio and his wife Dianne of Kennett Square, PA and Russell A. Procopio and his wife Joanne of Glen Mills, PA; one daughter-in-law, Carmen Procopio of Mullica Hill, NJ; two brothers,, John Patitucci of Florida and Raymond Patitucci of Swarthmore, PA; one sister, Frances Capetola of Sewell, NJ, six grandchildren and ten great grandchildren.

She was predeceased by one son Arthur “Caesar” Procopio; one sister, Elvira Tarasevich and one brother, Anthony “Sonny” Patitucci.

You are invited to visit with her family and friends from 10:00 to 11:00 on Wednesday morning, July 31, 2019 at St. Cornelius Catholic Church, 160 Ridge Road, Chadds Ford, PA. Her Funeral Mass will follow at 11:00. Burial will follow at 1:00 at SS. Peter & Paul Cemetery, 1600 South Sproul Road, Springfield, PA.

In lieu of flowers, a contribution may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105

To view her online tribute and to share a memory with her family, please visit www.kuzoandfoulkfh.com

Arrangements by the Kuzo Funeral Home, Kennett Square, PA.


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Services

Viewing

July 31, 2019 10:00-11:00 St. Cornelius Catholic Church
160 Ridge Road
Chadds Ford, PA.

Funeral Mass

July 31, 2019 11:00 St. Cornelius Catholic Church
160 Ridge Road
Chadds Ford, PA.

Burial

July 31, 2019 1:00 SS. Peter & Paul Cemetery
1600 South Sproul Road
Springfield, PA.

Guestbook

  1. Thinking of you Dianne and Tony. Praying for peace and comfort during this transitional time. What a beautiful blessing that she was able to spend her last years at home with family. I know she will be missed.

    Love,
    Kathy, Jim and Natalie Tate

    Kathy Tate | July 28, 2019 at 11:17 AM
  2. Our condolences to Unce Russell and Aunt Joann on their loss. May the Good Lord hold her in the palm of her hands.

    Sam T. Kobielnik | July 27, 2019 at 6:48 PM

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