Elizabeth J. "Betty" Fuhs Della Polla, 81, of Morton, passed away peacefully on May 12, 2012 at her home. Born in Ridley Park, Mrs. Della Polla lived in Philadelphia prior to moving to her latest residence 47 years ago. Betty was a devoted mother and grandmother who especially enjoyed attending her grandchildren’s sporting events, dance recitals and school activities.
She was the daughter of the late Joseph and Elizabeth Bothner Fuhs and sister of the late Mildred "Tootsie" Graham.
Survivors: wife of Carmen V. Della Polla, mother of Michael Della Polla, Carmen Della Polla, Ann Brittingham (Paul), Elizabeth Della Polla, June Ibbetson (Ed) and Dawn Masterson (Greg), sister of Gara Jones and Joseph Fuhs, also survived by eight grandchildren and one great-grandson.
The visitation is from 9 AM until 11 AM on Friday, May 18, 2012 at the White-Luttrell Funeral Home, 311 N. Swarthmore Ave., Ridley Park. The funeral service will follow immediately after, also at the White-Luttrell Funeral Home.
Memorial Gifts: may be made to the American Lung Association, 527 Plymouth Road, Suite 403, Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462 or Crozer-Keystone Hospice, 5030 State Rd., Suite 3001 Drexel Hill, PA 19026