- Local Guide
Sylvia A. Defelice, 87, of Punxsutawney, passed away Monday, Dec. 23, 2013, at home.
She was born Jan. 27, 1926, in Punxsutawney, the daughter of the late Everett and Artella (Graffius) Carzelli.
Mrs. Defelice was preceded in death by her husband, Carmine J. Defelice.
Sylvia loved watching cooking shows.
She is survived by one son, William E. Defelice and wife Linda of Punxsutawney; two daughters, Janet Accamondo and husband Don of McArthur, Calif., and Becky Hetrick and significant other Jay Crystal of Pittsburgh; four grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by one brother, Michael Carzelli.
Arrangements are private for family and under the direction of the McCabe Funeral Home, Punxsutawney.
Online condolences may be made at mccabefuneralhomes.com.