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Sally A. Delli-Gatti, 83, of Fripp Island, South Carolina, widow of Frank A. Delli-Gatti, Jr., with whom she shared 50 years of marriage, passed away Friday, January 18, 2019 in Milton, Georgia after suffering cerebrovascular complications.

Sally was born in Oil City, Pennsylvania, on April 16, 1935 to the late Josephine and Merle Adams. Sally attended nursing school at Emory University and was employed as a Nurse Anesthesiologist. Sally and Frank built their forever home and retired on Fripp Island, South Carolina in 1989.

Sally is survived by her loving daughter Angela Monje, her husband Doug and their three children: Lauren, Alyssa and Morgan Monje. She will be remembered for being a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother. All who knew her loved Sally and her memory will remain in our hearts and minds forever.

A memorial Mass will be held 3:00 p.m., Saturday, February 16, 2019 at Holy Cross Mission Church, St. Helena Island. Immediately following Mass will be The Rite of Committal, taking place at The Fripp Island Columbarium. Friends may gather at the Fripp Island Community Center to celebrate Sally’s life.

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  1. Jim & Dee Thomas says:

    Angela,Doug & kids, Our hearts are aching today after hearing about your mother/grandmother. What a wonderful woman she was. We were so lucky to have her in our lives.
    Our deepest sympathies go out to all of you. She is with Uncle Frank and at peace. God bless you all. If we can do anything let us know.

  2. Pam and Dan Weaver and Kristy Mock says:

    Anglea and family, We were so sad to hear of Aunt Sally’s passing. She will be greatly missed. We are so sorry for your loss and you are all in our thoughts and prayers. May she and Uncle Frank rest in peace. Please let us know if we can do anything. God Bless.

  3. Nancy and Brian Stoyer says:

    God bless you all at this time. Aunt Sally was an amazing woman. She will be missed. Prayers are with you.

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  5. Martha Gealy says:

    Angela, Doug, Lauren, Alissa, and Morgan,

    My heart is hurting for you. So sorry for your loss.
    Sally not only was my cousin, but my best friend.
    Forever she will be loved and missed.
    Hold on to the wonderful memories of your Mom and Grandma.

    RIP, Sally

  6. Naomi Hroncich says:

    Sally will always be remembered as a woman who loved life, her friends and family. Now she will be with her beloved Frank ,who she cared for so lovingly. She will be missed by all those who knew her.

  7. Michelle gresham says:

    Angela and family so sorry about the passing of Sally. She was a very kind lady to me and very sweet! I will always remember her how she was! Funny at times and loved Frank and loved her daughter Angela! She sure will be missed! What a wonderful woman!

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