October 31st, 2021
Dana Lynn DiRusso, 65, of Boothwyn passed away on Thursday, October 28th at Riddle Memorial Hospital. She was born in Chester to Elmer and Mildred Stewart. Dana was a graduate of Chichester High School with the class of 1974. Dana was the office manager for 911 in Media for 23 years. Prior to that, she was the assistant to the Director of Domestic Relations for 10 years. She also taught preschool and kindergarten at the Chichester Kinder School. Dana was a member of Covenant Fellowship Church in Glen Mills where she active in the book club and Alpha to Bridge program. She was also active in all of the church’s charity functions. Her life’s passion was spending time with her grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she is predeceased by her sister, Mildred Spevak and 2 brothers. She is survived by her husband, Nicholas J. DiRusso; children, Averi DiRusso and Brent DiRusso (Lori); brothers, Elmer and Mark Stewart; 10 grandchildren; 1 great-grandson.
Her funeral service will be held on Wednesday, November 3rd at 11am at Covenant Fellowship Church 1 Fellowship Drive, Glen Mills, PA. Friends and family are invited to visitation in church from 9:30-11. Burial will be private. Donations in Dana’s name can be made to Feed the Children at Official Site | Feed the Children or to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital (stjude.org)