A funeral mass was held Feb. 15 St. Francis de Sales R.C. Church for Frances Zampella of New Hope, Pa., formerly of Jersey City. She passed away Feb. 9. Born in New York, she moved to Sicily at age 12, coming back to New York at age 18 and settling in Jersey City 65 years ago. Before retiring, she was a clothing designer and seamstress and worked at Kantor’s Dress Shop in Jersey City. She was the wife of the late Joseph; mother of Loretta DeGenova of New Hope, Pa., and Robert Zampella of Shamong; grandmother of Peter and Michael Zampella; mother-in-law of Alice and Jean D’Arcy; sister of the late Carmella and Rose Bevacqua, Charles, Carmelo and Emilo Calanni. Services arranged by the Santangelo Funeral Home, Lodi.