Obituary of Girolama Saporito
Girolama “Mae” (Cavataio) Saporito, 96, of Uwchlan Twp., passed away on May 7, 2020. She was the wife of Salvatore “Sam” Saporito, with whom she shared 71 years of marriage. Born in New York City, NY, on June 26, 1923, Girolama was the daughter of the late Giacomo and Maria (Finazzo) Cavataio. Mae enjoyed sewing, knitting, cooking, and collecting antiques. In addition to her loving husband, Mae is survived by her daughter, Rose Marie Saporito, Exton, PA. In addition to her parents, she is predeceased by her brother, Geraldo Cavataio; and her sister, Vincenza (Cavataio) Forman. Through Sam’s work, Mae traveled to Venezuela, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, California, Texas, Michigan and Florida. Retired to the farm in Exton, she was instrumental in helping her daughter care for her award winning Irish Terriers. Once restrictions are lifted, a celebration of Mae’s life will take place. Please check back on her memorial page for further details. Houck & Gofus Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., 955 N Charlotte St., Pottstown, PA 19464, will be handling the arrangements. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.houckgofusfuneralhome.com.