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Josephine (Corvino) CIARROCCHI

June 13, 1936 ~ February 13, 2019 (age 82)

Josephine Ciarrocchi, 82, of Quakertown formerly of South Philadelphia died February 13, 2019 in her home. She was the wife of Ralph J. Ciarrocchi. Born in South Philadelphia she was the daughter of the late Joseph & Stella (Wisnieski) Corvino. She was a graduate of Hallahan High School in Philadelphia. She was a member of the Philadelphia Women’s Bridge League, and held multiple positions at the Roman High School, and LaSalle High School Mother’s Club. Josephine was the only female Golf Coach at the Roman Catholic High School for 15 years, golf was her passion. She was awarded the Thomas Cahill Award for service and dedication to Roman Catholic High School and its golf team. Josephine was a former member of St. Helena’s of Blue Bell, PA. In addition to her husband she is survived by three sons Stephen Ciarrocchi and his wife Tina of Overland Pak, KS, Christopher Ciarricchi and his wife Krista of Downingtown, PA, Anthony Ciarrocchi of Miami, FL. A daughter Mary Jo Gaumer and her husband Dan of Quakertown. A sister Marie (Corvino) Zane and her husband the late Phil Zane. 7 Grandchildren and 1 great grandchild. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 beginning promptly at 11:00 A.M. at Immaculate Heart of Mary 819 E. Cathedral Rd. Philadelphia, PA 19128, family requests to please arrive by 10:45 A.M. since there will be no calling hours.  Arrangements are in the care of the C. R. Strunk Funeral Home, Inc. ( Quakertown.  In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to Roman Catholic High School 301 N. Broad St. Philadelphia, Pa 19107 or to John W. Hallahan Catholic Girls High School 311 N. 19th St. Philadelphia, PA 19103.

Donations may be made to:

Roman Catholic High School
301 N. Broad St., Philadelphia PA 19107

John W. Hallahan Girls Catholic High School
311 N. 19th St., Philadelphia PA 19103

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