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In Memory of

Amelia Desimone De Simone Sanfilippo

November 28, 1943 - May 9, 2017

Obituary


Amelia DeSimone Sanfilippo, age 73, of Jacksonville passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at Carolina East Medical Center.

From her birth on November 28, 1943 in Brooklyn, New York to her death, she was always a strong, Catholic woman, a mother to her daughter Andrea, a grandmother to three grandchildren, Rocco, Giuliana, and Amelia, a sister to Frank and Anna, a wife to Andrew, who is with her now and a friend to many others. Amelia was a tough woman who stood for what she believed in. She enjoyed the company...

Amelia DeSimone Sanfilippo, age 73, of Jacksonville passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at Carolina East Medical Center.

From her birth on November 28, 1943 in Brooklyn, New York to her death, she was always a strong, Catholic woman, a mother to her daughter Andrea, a grandmother to three grandchildren, Rocco, Giuliana, and Amelia, a sister to Frank and Anna, a wife to Andrew, who is with her now and a friend to many others. Amelia was a tough woman who stood for what she believed in. She enjoyed the company of her friends during her younger years in Brooklyn, and then in 2004 her and her husband Andrew moved to North Carolina to live out the rest of their years close to their family.

Amelia's Funeral Service will be held at Johnson Funeral Home on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 3:30 p.m. with receiving of friends from 2:00 -3:30p.m. prior to the service.

Amelia will always be missed by her friends and family, and she will always be remembered for her strong will and her silly personality. She will now rest peacefully in heaven where she will live her eternal life of love and peace underneath the wings of angels and with the Love of God.