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Theresa Zichittella, of Wilmington and New York, died Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015, at the age of 95.

She was born in Brooklyn, New York on Oct. 8, 1919, daughter of the late Rose and Guilio Sputo. She was a loving and caring mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Vito; sisters, Julia and Grace; and brothers, Savino, Thomas and Daniel.

She is survived by her daughter, Delores; son, Patrick; grandchildren, Christine, Lauren and Jesse; and great-grandchild, Theresa “Tessa” Mariah DeMarzo.

Her Mass of Christian burial and interment will be held in New York.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Please leave online condolences for the family at Coble Ward-Smith Funeral Service.

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