Edith Marie Ranieri, age 97, of Elkton, MD, passed away at home on Thursday, December 21, 2017. Born in Long Bottom, WV, on August 28, 1920, she was the daughter of the late Samuel S. and Minnie Waddell Meadows.
Mrs. Ranieri retired from Cecil County Public Schools as a teacher's instructional aide after 32 years of service. She was a member of Moore's Chapel United Methodist Church and the Maryland Retired School Personnel Association. An avid quilter, Mrs. Ranieri loved the opera and enjoyed reading.
Survivors include her children, Ronald E. "Ronny" Alridge, Elkton, MD, James E. "Jimmy" Ranieri and wife, Cindy, Dover, DE, and Marie A. "Toni" Ranieri, Williamsburg, VA; and grandsons, Anthony and Raymond Ranieri.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Ranieri was preceded in death by her husband, Anthony T. Ranieri.
Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, December 29, 2017, at Hicks Home for Funerals, 103 W. Stockton Street, Elkton, MD, where visitation will begin at 9 a.m. Private interment will be in Bethel Cemetery, Chesapeake City, MD.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Moore's Chapel United Methodist Church, 392 Blake Road, Elkton, MD 21921.
Published on December 22, 2017