Edith “Edie” Ferraris, 95, passed away recently after a short illness.
Edith was born in Apollo, the daughter of Jennie and Armando Giunipero. After the 1936 flood of the Kiskiminetas carried their home away, her parents and sisters, Louise and Virene, fled to Cherry Lane, also in Apollo. In 1941, she graduated from Apollo High School. After World War II, she married Lawrence “Red” Ferraris and lived in Leechburg until the past few years when she moved to Florida.
She is survived by her sister, Virene, and her sons, Dan and Larry.
Friends and family are welcome to attend her memorial Mass to be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 27, 2020 at Christ the King Parish, 125 Park Road, Gilpin Township, with Rev. James H. Loew, O.S.B. as celebrant. Interment following at St. Catherine Cemetery in Gilpin Township.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to the Sisters of Mary Immaculate, 118 Park Road, Leechburg, PA 15656. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Clawson Funeral & Cremation Center, 170 Main Street, Leechburg (724-842-1051).
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