Rita K. (Zielinski) Fiori, 87, passed away July 31, 2018. She was the wife of the late Anthony M. Fiori.
Born March 3, 1931 in Swedesburg, PA, she was a daughter of the late Thomas and Elizabeth (Kolbasowski) Zielinski. She was a graduate of Upper Merion High School.
Along with her husband, she was an owner and operator of the S.R.F. Deli of Collegeville, PA. As a young adult, Rita loved to sing in the choir at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Swedesburg where she also sang at weddings. She enjoyed her family, friends, cooking and crossword puzzles.
Surviving are three children, Robert T. Fiori and his wife, Judy, of Schwenksville, PA, Lisa M. Wanner and her significant other, Dennis Opper, of Conway, SC, Stewart R. Fiori and his wife, Nicki, of Chadds Ford, PA; and a daughter-in-law, Beverly H. Fiori of Gilbertsville, PA. She is also survived by two grandchildren, Rachael and Asher Fiori.
She was preceded in death by a son, Anthony A. Fiori: an infant son, Theodore Fiori; brothers: Edward, Walter, Leon, Felix and Valentine Zielinski, and sisters Regina Lester and Theresa Collins.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend her funeral mass at 10AM on Saturday, August 4, 2018 at St. Eleanor Catholic Church, 647 Locust St., Collegeville, PA, where family will receive friends beginning at 9AM. Burial will follow at George Washington Memorial Park in Plymouth Meeting, PA.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in her memory to the AseraCare Hospice Foundation at www.aseracarefoundation.org/donate. Arrangements are by the R. L. Williams, Jr. Funeral Home, Inc., of Skippack, PA. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.RLWilliamsFuneralHome.com.