Phyllis Glorioso Sessa of Galena, MD our beautiful mother, grandmother and great grandmother of whom we dearly loved, passed away at home on January 8, 2021.  She was 90 years of age.

Phyllis was born on September 4, 1930 in New Castle, PA, daughter of the late Louis and Mary Ann Glorioso.  She was retired from Greggo and Ferrara in New Castle, DE and she volunteered as the bookkeeper for St. Dennis Church in Galena for many years.  Most importantly she enjoyed being with her family and she was our greatest source of strength, support, wisdom and love.

Along with her parents, Phyllis was predeceased by her husband of 50 years, Samuel F. Sessa, Sr. and her brother Joseph Glorioso.

She is survived by her son, Samuel F. Sessa II and his wife Becky and her daughter Lois Sessa all of Galena, MD; 4 grandchildren, Samuel F. Sessa III, Rachel Sessa, Emily Sessa and Ben Byerly and 2 great grandsons Samir and Naveen Sessa.

Funeral services will be held privately by the family.

The family suggests contributions to St. Dennis Church PO. Box 249, Galena, MD 21635 or St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

Arrangements by Galena Funeral Home of Stephen L. Schaech.