Amelia "Amy" Abbondi, 86, of Kennett Square, died on Feb. 7, at the Chester County Hospital in West Chester.She was the wife of the late Hugo Abbondi, who died in 2005 and with whom she shared 31 years of marriage.

Born in Jackson Heights, N.Y., she was the daughter of the late Gentile and Carolina Poggi Cosola.

Mrs. Abbondi was a secretary for Shell Oil Co. in Manhattan. In recent years she was a secretary at Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square.

She was a parishioner of St. Patrick Church and a member of the Ladies of St. Patrick's.

She enjoyed baking and sewing.

She is survived by a daughter, Marcella Morris and her husband, Neal, of Rehoboth Beach, Del; a sister, Marie "Pia" Coha of Kennett Square; three nieces, Amy Coha, Loretta Coha, and Lisa Coha; two grandchildren, Kevin Abbondi and Jenna Musarskaya.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was prede - ceased by a son, Hugo P. Abbon - di; a grandson, Jason Abbondi; and a daughter - in - law, Mary Anne Abbondi.

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2008 at St. Patrick Church, Kennett Square. Interment was in St. Patrick Cemetery.

Contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 625 West Ridge Pike, Building. A100, Conshohocken, PA 19428.

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