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Florence C. Upton Aug 04, 1933 - Feb 18, 2019

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Florence “Flossie” (Jakubczyk) Upton, age 85, passed away on February 18, 2019 at Sterling Rehab in Media. Born and raised in Chester, Flossie was a longtime resident of Wallingford.  She was a working mom and one of the first female managers at Strawbridge and Clothier in Springfield. She enjoyed playing cards & bingo and doing crafts while at Sterling. Flossie was also fond of playing Find a Word and loved her Wawa milk shakes. She was a parishioner of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Chester.


She was the daughter of the late William and Julia Jakubczyk and wife of the late Frank Lee Upton who passed in 2013.


SURVIVORS: her loving children: Daniel Upton (Jean), Sharon Frederico (Joe), and Harry Upton; grandchildren: Jennifer, Julie (Ron), Alex, Dante, Gino, and Brandon; great granddaughter: Eve Lee.


VISITATION: Monday from 12:15-1:15 pm at the Nolan-Fidale Funeral Home, 5980 Chichester Ave., Aston. FUNERAL SERVICE: Monday at 1:30 pm at the funeral home. BURIAL: Lawn Croft Cemetery, Linwood. In Lieu of Flowers: Donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association at


Service Location

Nolan-Fidale Funeral Home

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Begins: Feb 25, 2019 1:30pm - 2:00pm

5980 Chichester Ave

Aston, PA 19014

Cemetery Location

Lawn Croft Cemetery

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Feb 25, 2019 2:30pm - 2:45pm

1000 W. Ridge Road

Linwood, PA 19061


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David Marcantuno says:

Submitted on: Feb 23, 2019

Passing on my condolences to Sharon and family.

Jean Upton says:

Submitted on: Feb 22, 2019

Will miss your great cooking, your giggle and singing along with you. Thank you for raising my wonderful husband and providing an example of a working wife and mother.

Kung Tsu says:

Submitted on: Feb 22, 2019

Dear Dan and the Upton Family, Another generation has passed on and we lose not only a beautiful soul but legacy that her children can continue to raise the flame of awareness of a time that will soon be forgotten. Thank you for sharing this video of who she was and her children are force of the future that has proven time after time! Her soul is now free from frailty and joining her loved ones who had preceded her. My condolences to you and your family!

Sharon Frederico says:

Submitted on: Feb 20, 2019

Mom, may you rest in peace as you are reunited with dad and everyone else. You gave it your all and you will be missed. You loving daughter, Sharon Hugs and Kisses!

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