Lucy T. (née Forlepa) Ruffo

  • Born: April 30, 1947
  • Died: June 4, 2021
  • Location: Coatesville, Pennsylvania

D'Anjolell-Barone Memorial Home

908 S. Providence Road
Wallingford, PA 19086

Tel. (610) 874-7700

Tribute & Message From The Family


Loving Mother, Grandmother and Sister

Lucy T. Ruffo
April 30, 1947 - June 4, 2021

Lucy T. (née Forlepa), age 74, passed away peacefully at her home in Coatesville on Friday, June 4, 2021.

Lucy was diagnosed with Lymphoma and died of the disease after a short but hard-fought battle. She was born on April 30, 1947 to Adam and Julia Forlepa. She married the love of her life, Felix (Butch) Ruffo, in April of 1966 who preceded her in death in 2008.

In her free time, Lucy loved to play casino games on her Ipad, drink diet coke and have a smoke on her porch. She also loved spending time with her grandchildren, family and watching EWTN. She had a wonderful personality and always made people around her laugh.

She is the loving and devoted mother of Marie Covert (George) of Coatesville, PA and Steve Ruffo (Jeanine) of Sewell, NJ grandchildren, Michael Duffey (Kelly), Daniel Duffey, Stacey Kneule (Anthony), Ava Ruffo and Giada Ruffo and great grandson Dawson Kneule.

Lucy is survived by her sisters Dolores Taraba, Stella Johnson and sister-in-law Gloria Forlepa and her many nieces and nephews.

Family and friends are invited to attend her Viewing on Wednesday, June 9 th 9:00AM- 10:15AM at D'ANJOLELL-Barone Memorial Home of Wallingford., 908 S Providence Rd, Wallingford, PA 19086, followed by a funeral mass 11:00 AM Sacred Heart Church 316 E Broadway Ave, Clifton Heights, PA 19018. Internment Saints Peter and Paul Cemetery, Springfield, PA