Mary Ella Polli (Marshall), 62, known to her family and friends as ‘Sissy”, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, April 26, 2023, at Einstein Medical Center Montgomery surrounded by her loved ones.
Born in Pottstown, Pennsylvania, she was the daughter of the late Howard and Mary (DePaul) Marshall.
Sissy loved being a mom and spending time with her children. She was a friend to many and her selflessness and kindness touched the lives of everyone she met. She adored spending time with her preschool students at her job as a teacher's aide. In addition, she impacted many people working as a wellness coach at the Pottstown YMCA. Sissy enjoyed working out at the gym and staying active. She cherished her two dogs, Lola and Rico. She was known to have a sweet tooth and also loved buying and collecting vintage jewelry.
She is survived by her children JJ Polli, Joey Polli and Lisa Polli; sister Lisa Richards, wife of the late Skip; niece Paige Avellan; and nephew Skipper Richards.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, May 13, 2023, at 11:30AM at Catagnus Funeral Home (711 N. Franklin St., Pottstown, PA 19464). A visitation will also be held on Saturday, May 13, 2023, from 10:00-11:30AM at the funeral home.