Camille Ann Corvelli, age 87, died Friday, May 15, 2015 at Brandywine Assisted Living in Fenwick Island, Del.
Born in White Plains, N.Y., she was the daughter of the late Salvatore Richards and Ann Leone Richards.
She was preceded in death by Leonard McBride and Frank Corvelli.
She is survived by her children, Maureen McElwain and son-in-law, Mac of Onancock, Va., Kevin McBride and daughter-in-law, Rita of Captian’s Cove, Va., and New River, Az., and Kathleen Meisten and son-in-law, Doug of Ocean City, Md.
She is also survived by her grandchildren, Dawn Ariel, Bryan, Michelle, Kerry, Matthew, Natalie and Keith and great-granddaughter, Savannah Ariel.
She is also survived by her brother, Robert Richards and sister-in-laws, Toni Richards, Barbara Richards and many loving nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
She was preceded in death by her sister, Marie Motolla and brother-in-law, Ross Mottolla and her brother, Frank Richards.
Camille spent her childhood days in Cliffside Park, N.J. She graduated from Cliffside Park High School and attended Katherine Gibbs Secretarial School in NYC. She was executive assistant on 1440 Broadway until she became mother and homemaker in Emerson, N.J.
She was a volunteer and secretary of the Emerson Ambulance Core. She was a member of the Emerson women’s softball and bowling leagues. She was a hostess at Fricke’s Old Hook Inn in Emerson. She moved to Ocean City, Md. and became the president of the Sunset Village Condo Association for 18 years. She was owner of the Candy Carnival Sweet Shop in Chincoteague, Va.
She enjoyed shopping, traveling, the OC Boardwalk, and spending time with her grandchildren. She will always be remembered for her stylish outfits, friendly smile, and easy-going personality. She was everyone’s favorite.
A Mass of Christian burial was held on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at Holy Savior Catholic Church in Ocean City. Rev. Stanislao Esposito was the celebrant.
Arrangements are in the care of the Burbage Funeral Home in Berlin.
Letters of condolence may be sent to the family at www.Burbage@BurbageFuneralHome.com.