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Sarah DeStasio, of Florida, formerly of Gloucester City & South Philly




On August 17, 2008. (nee Sabatini) Age 97. Of Clearwater, Florida. Formerly of Gloucester City and South Philadelphia, PA. Loving wife of 62 years to the late Thomas DeStasio. Beloved mother of Henry R. DeStasio and his wife Mickey of Clearwater, Florida. Cherished grandmother of Thomas (Laura) DeStasio and Robert (Theresa) DeStasio. Devoted great-grandmother of Robert, Eric, Thomas and Sarah. Dear Sister of Joseph Sabatini of California. Sarah was born and raised in Philadelphia, PA. She moved to Gloucester City and later to Clearwater, Florida after her husband passed in 1995.

Sarah was a devoted parishioner of Saint Mary’s R.C. Church in Gloucester City and a former member of the Gloucester City Seniors Citizens Association. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend her viewing on Monday morning from 8:30 to 10:30 am at the McCANN-HEALEY FUNERAL HOME: 851 Monmouth Street, (at Brown Street) Gloucester City.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11 am at Saint Mary’s R.C. Church: 426 Monmouth Street, Gloucester City. Entombment New Saint Mary’s Mausoleum, Bellmawr. There will be no evening viewing.

Family requests memorial donations in Sarah’s memory to

Hospice of the Florida Sun Coast: 5771 Roosevelt Blvd., Clearwater, Florida 33760.  Please write in memo: Sarah DeStasio. Expressions of sympathy can be e-mailed to the family through our funeral home website under online obituaries of Sarah DeStasio.