Francelline P. Tucker

November 23, 1946 ~ November 15, 2021 (age 74)


Francelline "Sissy" Tucker, age 74, of Springfield, formerly of Glenolden, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on November 15th, 2021.

Sissy was predeceased by her son Brian Carty in 1986, mother, Francelline Tucker, father, Charles Tucker, sister, Kathleen Fox and brother, Thomas Tucker.

Sissy is survived by her children: Mary Ellen (Ed) Lopizzo, Fran (Andy) Grajek, Don (Gerri McLaughlin) Carty and Jeff (Colleen) Carty. Her best friend and sister, Mary (Mike) Kurko, brothers: Charles "Bud" (Deb) Tucker, Jim (Marianne) Tucker, Robert (Diane) Tucker and Michael Tucker, and her longtime friend, Mike Amoroso, Grandchildren: Andrew (Chelsea), Alex, Jeffrey, Erin, Shannon, Shane and Cailin and Great Granddaughter: Ella Marie. She took great joy being "Nanny" for all her grandchildren. She is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.

Sissy was most recently employed by Korten General Maintenance in Collingdale until her retirement. She had previously worked for many years in Logistics for various Air Freight companies throughout Delaware County. 

Sissy was an avid cook. She loved to cook for and with all her family and friends. She will be fondly remembered for her Candy and Caramel Apple Taffies at Halloween, her homemade pies at Thanksgiving and her legendary Potato Salad that was always requested at any type of function. She also loved to play cards and watch her cooking shows where she would always pick up new recipes to make for her family and friends.

Relatives and friends are invited to her Viewing Saturday, November 20, 2021 8:30am O'Leary Funeral Home, 640 E. Springfield Rd, Springfield, PA 19064 and to her Funeral Mass Saturday 10:30am Holy Cross Church, 651 E.Springfield Rd, Springfield, PA 19064. Int. SS Peter & Paul Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers the family requests that a donation be made in Sissy's name to Headstrong Foundation

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November 20, 2021

8:30 AM
O'Leary Funeral Home Ltd
640 E. Springfield Rd.
Springfield, PA 19064

Funeral Mass
November 20, 2021

10:30 AM
Holy Cross Church
651 E. Springfield RD.
Springfield, PA 19064


Headstrong Foundation
232 Green Ave., Holmes PA 19043

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