Felice Theresa Delli-Pizzi Sassi
June 21, 1928 - May 8, 2021
On May 8, 2021, Felice Theresa Delli-Pizzi Sassi
passed away at the age of 92. She was a devoted wife and loving
mother of her five children, five grandchildren and
great-grandson. She grew up in the Philadelphia area and
married Michael Sassi in 1954, whose career led them to
live in many parts of the United States. She was an elmentary
school teacher and lived in Danville, CA for the last 43 years.
In her second career, Felice was an award-winning salesperson
at I Magnin clothing store, and she also became a stellar tennis
player with a great backhand.
Her smile and sense of humor will not be forgotten.
She was the center of the family, loved large Italian family
meals and celebrations, and was always a gracious and
Felice was preceded in death by her husband Michael
and her sister Nisa Delli-Pizzi Fratantoni. She is survived
by her children Lisa Sassi (Jim Witte), Tonia Sassi (Stevan Bosanac),
Michael Sassi (Andria Yeo-Sassi), Peter Sassi (Suzanne Sassi)
and Paul Sassi, her grandchildren Ava, Mario, Isabella, Joe and
Mia, and her great-grandson Rocco.
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