78, Our precious mother passed away Sunday May 7, 2017.
She was born in Deer Park, Maryland on June 16, 1938 to Gilbert and Lilly Helen Filsinger. She attended Southern High School and The Zion Bible Institute of Providence, RI. She was a member of Lakeside Assembly of God. She was retired from the Federal Government.
In 1962 she married the love of her life, Joseph and had four children. Family was Emma's love and joy as she doted on everyone. She had a deep abiding faith of Jesus Christ and could be heard singing hymns in her home. We will forever love and miss you, Mom.
She is survived by her children, Stephanie (Geoffrey) Everhart, Jacqueline Finelli, JoAnn Finelli and Joseph (Tracie) Finelli III; her grandchildren, Alexandra and Emma Everhart; her sister Katherine Tonstad and brother Gilbert A. Filsinger.
She was predeceased by her beloved husband, Joseph, her parents and sisters J. Pauline Bass and Mary Lightner.
Funeral Mass will be 11:30 AM Saturday, May 13th at St. Paul's Catholic Church. Visitation at church starting at 11:00 AM.