May 13, 2016
Sylvia Recchia, 83, of Milford, PA passed away on May 13, 2016 at Newton Memorial Hospital, Newton, NJ after a short illness. A permanent resident of Pike County since 1967, she was a co-owner of Pear Alley Antiques with her husband Joseph in Milford, PA. She volunteered at the Milford Food Pantry.
The daughter of the late Arthur and Sylvia (Schott) Stivale, she was born on June 27, 1932 in Montclair, NJ.
Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law Kenneth and Cathleen Recchia of Milford and her daughter Judy Recchia of Milford, one sister Arlene Fortunato of Upper Montclair, NJ, several nieces and nephews. She was an honorary Grandmother to Nick, Aaron, Karley and Lara May.
A Memorial service will be held on May 21, 2016 at 11:00 AM at the Milford Methodist Church, 206 E. Ann St., Milford, PA with the Reverend Luana Cook Scott officiating.
Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or to the Milford Food Pantry, c/o Good Shepherd Church, 321 5th Street, Milford, PA 18337.
Arrangements were made by Stroyan Funeral Home, 405 W. Harford St., Milford, PA.
Milford Methodist Church
206 E. Ann Street
Milford, PA 18337
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