Rosalie L. Davis, enjoyed friends and family

May 20, 2023

Rosalie L. Davis (nee Bucceroni), 78, of Millsboro (formerly of Glenolden, Pa., and Philadelphia) passed away Monday, May 15, 2023, at Beebe Healthcare in Lewes.

Born March 26, 1945, in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of the late Adam Joseph Bucceroni and the late Susanne (DiCicci) Bucceroni. She graduated from St. Maria Goretti Catholic School, Class of 1963, in South Philly. She worked in retail and as a customer service representative for various companies prior to her retirement from Suburban Cable Television in 2006 and her move to her beloved Sussex County.

She will be remembered as a loving and devoted wife and mother, and enjoyed spending time with her many lifelong friends in Pennsylvania and those she made here in Delaware. She enjoyed her late-night social media chats, coffee time with her friends and family, and visiting Lewes Beach.

She is survived by her loving husband of 55 years, Fred M. Davis; a daughter, Susan Marie Davis of Lewes; a son, Fred Michael “Fritz” Davis II of Los Angeles, Calif.; a sister, Maryann Zembrzuski and her husband Joseph of Milton; three nieces, Ann Zembrzuski Lipcsey and her son Jack, Amy Kline and her husband Todd, and their son A.J., and Julie Schoettle and her husband Dave, and their two sons, Evan and Vincent, all of Pennsylvania; and a nephew, Dan Bucceroni and his wife Natasha, and their two sons, Dominic and Danilo, of New Jersey.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, May 26, at Mary Mother of Peace Catholic Church, 30839 Mount Joy Road, Millsboro. The eulogy will start promptly at 10:45 a.m. Interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions in Rosalie’s name to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital by visiting

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