NEW CASTLE, PA (MyValleyTributes) – On Thursday, April 25, 2019, Merry Christine Ranelli, age 64, of New Castle, Pennsylvania, passed at The Grove in New Wilmington.
She was born in New Castle on December 25, 1954 to James and Virginia (Houston) Ingham and was a 1972 graduate of Wilmington High School.
Christine is survived by her husband, David; beloved children, Christine (Mike) Sanders of New Wilmington and Dave Ranelli of Sharon; grandchildren, Pvt. Michael Sanders, Jr., stationed in South Korea, Joshua and Alexis Sanders both of New Wilmington; brother, David Harruff, Sr.; sister-in-law, Mickey (Jeff) Clarke of Sharon; best friend since high school, Paula Wiesen of Hermitage; Betsy Laird, her friend who was her caregiver for the last year; nieces and nephews.
Besides her parents, Christine was preceded in death by her brother, Tom Harruff.
Arrangements handled by Cremation & Funeral Service by Gary S. Silvat, Inc. To leave condolences for the family go .
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