Frances V. Dezzi, age 80 of Kennett Square (formerly of Briarcliffe, Delaware County), passed away on Monday, January 3, 2022 at St. Martha Center in Downingtown, PA. Born in Philadelphia, and raised in Upper Darby, she was the daughter of the late Francis and Alice (Morrison) Green.
Fran was formerly known as Sister Mary Michael of the order Sisters of the Most Precious Blood Convent, in Shillington, PA. Upon leaving the convent, Fran met the love of her life, her late husband, Vincent J. Dezzi. They enjoyed 35 years of a loving marriage. During her marriage, Fran volunteered her time cleaning and doing floral arrangements for her former church, Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church, Secane, PA. She devoted over 35 years of service to the church. In her free time, Fran enjoyed being with her family as much as possible and most of all, she loved being a ‘mom-mom’ to her grandson Matthew.
Fran is survived by her son, Vince Dezzi; daughter, Kathy Barron and husband John; grandson Matthew; sister, Alice Green; and brothers, Patrick Green and Tommy Green. She is also survived by brothers/sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, and cousins. In addition to her parents and husband, she is also preceded in death by her brother Johnny Green.
Family and friends will be received on Thursday, January 13, 2022 from 10 – 11 AM at the St. Patrick Church, 212 Meredith St., Kennett Square, PA 19348 where a Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 11 AM. Burial will follow mass at St. Peter & Paul Cemetery, Springfield, PA.