Barbara Mae (Alfieri) DiPiero, 79, of Pottstown, wife of the late Virginio DiPiero, passed away on Saturday, May 23, 2020 at her home.
Born in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of the late Vincent and Mary (Battista) Alfieri.
Barbara was a member of St. Columbkill RC Church in Boyertown where she was a teacher’s assistant for first grade CCD. She was also very active with their vacation bible school and the Kennedy House Soup Kitchen. She worked at the former PA College of Optometry, now Salus University, as an administrative assistant for 39 years, retiring in 2007. Most important to her was her family with whom she loved spending time with.
Surviving are daughters Diane Flannery, wife of John and Andrea Elsier, wife of Steve; son Vincent DiPiero, 6 grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
A Funeral Mass will be held for family and friends at 11:00am on June 6, 2020. at St. Columbkill RC Church located at 200 Indian Spring Road, Boyertown PA 19512. Social distancing and face masks are required.
The family would like to thank the great Nurses, Social Workers and Aides from Penn Medicine Hospice for the wonderful care they provided our Mother. We also want to thank all of the Doctors, Nurses and Staff at The University of Penn Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine who, through their hard work and unbelievable treatments, provided our Mother with two extra years of life. We thank you all.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Barbara M. DiPiero to Penn Medicine Abramson Cancer Center, 3535 Market St., Suite 750, Philadelphia, PA 19104 of by clicking here