Murphy Funeral Homes

4510 Wilson Boulevard, Arlington, VA


Alice Mae Tasselli

July 21, 1920May 30, 2019

Alice Mae Tasselli, 98, of Arlington Virginia, passed away on Thursday May 30, 2019 at Fairfax Hospital of respiratory and cardiac failure. Alice was born on July 21, 1920 in Lock Haven PA., daughter of the late Thomas Lemon Thompson and Bertha Margaret Womer. Alice graduated from Lock Have High School, in Lock Haven, Pa. She married, Angelo C. Tasselli, her late husband of 69 years on December 25, 1948.

She is survived by her two sons John Thomas Tasselli and his wife Jayne, of Charlotte, North Carolina, and Thomas John Tasselli of Fairfax, Virginia, five grandchildren; Anthony Tasselli and his wife Kellie and 2 great grandchildren Anson and Marcella Tasselli, of Keizer Oregon, Christina “Nina” Tasselli, Beth Ash and husband Colton, Vincent Tasselli and Dominic Tasselli, all who affectionately called her “Nannie.”

Also surviving is one sibling; Margaret “Kitty” Andrews of Arlington, and two sisters-in-law, Betty Crissman of Lock Haven and Sister Tarcisius Tasselli, IHM, of Scranton and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her brothers Tom, Dick, Bill and Harry Thompson of Lock Haven, PA., and her sister Mary Clausen of Fort Lauderdale, FL.

A burial service will be held at a future date at Arlington National Cemetery.


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Alice Mae Tasselli

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