Rosemarie P. Deutsch

November 10, 1925 ~ July 21, 2018 (age 92)


Rosemarie P. Deutsch, 92, formerly of Fountain Hill, passed away Saturday July 21, 2018, at Sunrise of Exton Senior Living. She was the wife of of the late William L. Deutsch, Sr. who passed away on November 30, 2006. Born in Fountain Hill, she was the daughter of the late Salvador and Margaret (Thomas) Ponticelli. She worked in the Alumni Department for Lehigh University for many years, until retiring. She was a member of the former Our Lady of Pompeii Church and it's Holy Rosary Sodality. Rosemarie was very active in the Fountain Hill community. She enjoyed playing bridge with her neighbors, and was a supporter of Lehigh University athletics.

SURVIVORS: She will be lovingly remembered by her sons William L. Deutsch, Jr. and his wife Kathy of Downingtown, Robert A. Deutsch and his wife Gloria of Wakefield, RI; brother James Ponticelli of Clearwater, FL; grandchildren Kevin, Kerry Lynn, Eric, and Kyle; great grandchildren Brayden and Holden. She was predeceased by her sisters Marguerite Ponticelli, and Josephine "Jay" Stohl.

SERVICES: A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 A.M., on Saturday July 28, 2018 in St. Ursula Catholic Church, 1300 Broadway Fountain Hill. The family will receive relatives and friends from 8:30 - 9:30 A.M. prior to the Mass at Cantelmi Funeral Home, 1311 Broadway Fountain Hill. Her burial will be at Holy Saviour Cemetery. A memory tribute may be placed at

MEMORIALS: In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Ursula Church.


JUL 28. 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM (EDT)

Cantelmi Funeral Home
1311 Broadway
Fountain Hill, PA, 18015

Mass of Christian Burial

JUL 28. 10:00 AM (EDT)

Cantelmi Funeral Home
1311 Broadway
Fountain Hill, PA, 18015

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