|Birth: ||Nov. 3, 1924|
|Death: ||Dec. 24, 2011|
Elizabeth R. Powell, (nee Galantino), 87, formerly of East Lansdowne, died Dec. 24, 2011 at Brookside Assisted Living in Buford, Ga.
Born in West Philadelphia and raised in East Lansdowne, she was a graduate of Lansdowne High School. Elizabeth was a life-long resident of East Lansdowne before moving to Georgia in July 2006. She was employed by AVA Electronics as a bookkeeper for 15 years, retiring in 1989. Mrs. Powell was a member of St. Cyril of Alexandria Church and enjoyed reading and crocheting. She was the wife of the late Robert M. Powell and daughter of the late Erasmo and Agnes Galantino.
Survivors include her daughter Elizabeth (John) Ristuccia of Buford, Ga; two grandsons, John and Robert; great-granddaughter, Joyce Elizabeth; brother, Peter Galantino and sister, Jenny Fellmeth.
A Memorial Service will be at 11 a.m. on Thursday, April 12 at the Toppitzer Funeral Home at Arlington Cemetery, 2900 State Road in Drexel Hill. Visitation is after 10 a.m. Interment will be at Arlington Cemetery.
Contributions in her memory may be made to Susan G. Komen For the Cure, P.O. Box 650309 Dallas, Texas 75265-0309.
Robert M Powell (1921 - 1999)
Created by: Phil Dosa
Record added: Nov 21, 2012
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