Yolanda D’Amico Fidanza

January 18, 1929 - September 12, 2019 Avondale, PA | Age 90 Loving Mother, Grandmother, Great Grandmother, Aunt and Friend.

Yolanda D’Amico Fidanza, 90, of Avondale, passed away Thursday, September 12, 2019 at Jenner’s Pond, West Grove, PA.

She was the wife of the late Alexander “Sunday” Fidanza who passed away in 1980 with whom she shared 30 years of marriage.

Born in Prescott, PA she was the daughter of the late Joseph & Angela Carulli D’Amico.

She retired from Hercules in 1994, and was Tax Collector for New Garden Township from 1982 to 2005.

She is survived by four children, Barbara Fidanza Martz of Cochranville, PA, Alexander “Sonny” Fidanza, Jr. of Avondale, PA, Karen Fidanza Schwartz of Newark, DE, and Steven Fidanza of Avondale, PA, six grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her grandson, Alexander “Alex” Fidanza, two brothers, Alfred “Babe” D’Amico and Anthony “Tony” D’Amico, and two sisters Jeannette Filiaggi and Edith Ciarrocchi.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 12:00 noon on Tuesday, September 17th, at St. Gabriel of the Sorrowful Mother Church, 8910 Gap Newport Pike, Avondale, PA. Friends may visit from 10-11:45AM. Interment will be at St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Kennett Square, PA

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

Arrangements by Kuzo Funeral Home, Kennett Square, PA.

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September 17, 2019 10:00-11:45 St. Gabriel of the Sorrowful Mother Church
8910 Gap Newport Pike
Avondale, PA.

Mass of Christian Burial

September 17, 2019 12:00 St. Gabriel of the Sorrowful Mother Church
8910 Gap Newport Pike
Avondale, PA.


September 17, 2019 St. Patrick's Cemetery
Kennett Square, PA


  1. Barb,
    We just learned of your Moms passing today by chance. (October 27th)
    We’re so sorry to read this. I always remembered Yoli as being such a sweet, pleasant lady!
    I’m sorry we’ve lost touch!
    Kathy & Charlie

    Kathy Werner | October 27, 2019 at 1:51 PM
  2. Barb and family I I’m so sorry to hear about your mother’s passing. I just found out about it today September 17th at 6 p.m. . I was talking with Marlene and she informed me that this had happened. You know it would have been there had I known. My condolences to the whole family. I will try and contact you soon. Again so very sorry for your mom’s passing. God bless you and all your family members during this especially sad time. Love Toni

    Antoinette Isaacs | September 17, 2019 at 6:03 PM
  3. So sorry to hear about Yolanda’s passing our prayers are with you and your family, Amelia Malchione and family.

    Peter Malchione | September 17, 2019 at 4:26 PM
  4. Very sorry for the family’s lose. I loved Yoli very much. I always told her she was my favorite cousin.

    Annina D’Amico Morgan

    Annina D'Amico Morgan | September 15, 2019 at 5:03 PM
  5. Sending love and hugs to my Fidanza family. I have wonderful memories of MumMum. She will be dearly missed. Love you all!!

    Natasha Eachus | September 15, 2019 at 3:39 PM
  6. To the Fidanza Family, I am so sorry for your loss. I know how hard it is to lose your Mom. We are never ready for such a great loss.
    My sympathy and Prayers to all, Patsy Vanderkraats

    Patsy Vanderkraats | September 14, 2019 at 9:13 PM
  7. Barbara, Karen, Steve and Sonny, I am so sorry to hear that your mom has passed. She was always very special and dear to us. Please know you are in my prayers that God blesses you with His comfort and peace now and always. Much love, Deb

    Debra Baer Litz | September 14, 2019 at 8:52 PM
  8. Barb, Linda and Family,
    Our deepest sympathies are with all of you during this time of loss. May fond and loving memories of your mother and grandmother help you through this sad time.
    Ron & LaRae Hlavaty

    LaRae Hlavaty | September 14, 2019 at 8:30 PM
  9. Fidanza fAMILY, So sorry hearing about your mother’s passing.
    My mother Adeline Basilio Conner spoke highly of your mom, they were classmates in school.
    A friendship that lasted a lifetime. Be at peace knowing she is in heaven today.

    MICHAEL JAMES CONNER | September 14, 2019 at 2:58 PM
  10. Barbara, Karen and family I got to spend many hours with your sweet momma at JP. I’ll never forget that little have cheek smile and her phase Well And to let you girls know she had eaten her lunch. I’ll see you on Tuesday. Blessed to have met all of you 💜

    Tammie Copeland | September 13, 2019 at 8:54 PM
  11. So sorry to hear this news. Thinking of Steven and Katrina, and that entire Fidanza Family. Prayers from Rob and Alix.

    Alix Krueger | September 13, 2019 at 7:32 PM
  12. Barb, karen and family,

    I am so sorry for your loss. Yolanda was an amazing person. I am so grateful I got to know her. She always had a quick wit about her and sense of humor was a great one. I will surely miss her and our talks. I will be praying for you guys.

    melissa A Hoffman | September 13, 2019 at 1:09 PM
  13. Barbara,
    So sorry to hear of your mom’s passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

    Anna Cline | September 13, 2019 at 1:03 PM
  14. Karen-you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers as you go through this difficult time.

    Cindy Logan | September 13, 2019 at 11:05 AM
  15. Barb and family so sorry to hear about your Mom passing My Prayers are with your Family Josephine Lafferty Morgan

    Josie Morgan | September 13, 2019 at 10:13 AM

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