Vera N. Naples, 92, of New Castle, passed away the morning of March 9, 2018, at Jameson Care Center.
Born on May 24, 1925, in New Castle, she was the daughter of the late Amato and Concetta Sforza Germani. On June 20, 1946, she married her beloved husband, Anthony F. "Pee Wee" Naples Sr., and the two of them spent over 68 years together until he preceded her in death on July 8, 2014.
In her earlier years, Vera had worked in the gold room for Shenango China and was a member of St. Vitus Church. Known for her sauce, Vera loved cooking and baking; she also enjoyed ceramics. She cherished the time she spent with her family.
Vera is survived by her children, Anthony "Butch" Naples Jr., of Jamestown; Andrea Householder and husband Dave, of Ellwood City; grandchildren, Melanie McIntyre Scott and husband Brian Scott; Emily McIntyre Tunstall and husband Jason Tunstall; and great-grandchild, Carter Anthony Scott.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her brother, Alfred Germani; and sisters, Mary Germani and Rose Lombardo.
Published on March 11, 2018