Antoinette ‘Dill’ DeAmbra, 97

OSWEGO, NY – Antoinette “Dill” DeAmbra, 97, of Oswego, died Sunday May 29, 2016, at Pine Run Health Center, Doylestown, Pa.

Antoinette ‘Dill’ DeAmbra
Antoinette ‘Dill’ DeAmbra

Born in Oswego, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Christine (Reitz) Maniccia.

Dill was the owner and operator of DeAmbra’s Fruit Farm.

Surviving are her daughter, Carol (John) Small of Doylestown, Pa.; a son, Louis (Carol) DeAmbra of Sun City, West Arizona; a brother, Leonard (Anna) Maniccia of Oswego; two grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her husband, Louis DeAmbra; and her siblings, Fred Maniccia, Isabelle Kite, Rose Martina, Nancy Cusyck and Jean Williams.

Family members may call 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. prior to services.

A Catholic Funeral Mass will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, at St. Joseph’s Church.

Entombment will be in All-Saints Mausoleum, St. Peter’s Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Michal J. Fox Foundation or The Michael J. Fox Foundation P.O. Box 5014 Hagerstown, Md. 21741-5014.

Nelson Funeral Home has care of arrangements.