Marietta (Mary) Norelli, 100, of Glassport died Wednesday December 30, 2020. Mary was born February 9, 1920 in Frasso Telesino, Province of Benevento, Italy. She moved to America in the 1950s and was very proud to become a naturalized U.S. citizen with the right to vote! Mary valued family above all things and was happiest in her home where she loved to cook and entertain, especially for Christmas and Easter. In the spring and summer months she had the most beautiful garden. She grew all of her own vegetables, and of course grapes for her wine. She loved fiercely and will be missed by many. Mary is the daughter of the late Augustino and Maria Josepha Norelli Cecere. She was preceded in death by her husband of 63 years Domenico (Dom) Norelli. She is survived by her children Angelo (Peg) Norelli, Mary Louise (Ken) Feterik of Glassport, and Frank (Andrea) Norelli of Elizabeth; granddaughters Angela (Ed) Hart of Port Vue, Jennifer (Dennis) Burke of Glassport, Sara (Keith) Ressler of Pittsburgh, and Amanda (Andrew) Feterik of New York, N.Y.; great-grandchildren Eddie Hart, Kassady and Mackenzie Burke, Angelo (A.J.) Hart, Alexandria and Dominic Ressler; 2 great-great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by children Francesco, Luigi and Guiseppi Norelli; brother Francesco Cecere; and sisters Juliana Fusco and Francesca Norelli. Special thank you to the staff at VITAS Healthcare for their loving care and support. Family and friends will be received at Wojciechowski Funeral Home, Glassport Sat. 4-8pm and Sun. 2-4pm and 6-8pm. A funeral mass will be celebrated Mon. 11am at Queen of the Rosary Church, Glassport. Entombment following at Penn-Lincoln Memorial Park, North Huntingdon.
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