Neoma L. Difani


Neoma Lucele Difani, 92, of Perryville passed away Thursday, August 10, 2023 at Perry County Memorial Hospital.
She was born November 24, 1930 in Perryville to Lonnie Robert and Violet America (Fowler) Williams.
Neoma and Ben J. Difani were married on September 16, 1950 in St. Mary. He preceded her in death on January 1, 2020.
Neoma was a home maker. She enjoyed reading, quilting and doing word searches.
Survivors include five sons, Robert Difani, Charles (Chris) Difani, James (Litao) Difani, John (LaWanna) Difani, William (Dawn) Difani; two daughters, Janet (Randy) Schott, Joyce Difani; sister, Vida (Bernard) Yamnitz; sister in law, Shirley Williams; sixteen grandchildren, Joe (Laura) Difani, Jennifer (Derek) Otte, Patty (Will) Jordan, Erin (Justin) Euler, Andrea (Tamer) Abaza, Brian (Angel) Difani, Christopher (Rhonda) Schott, Tracy (Ken) Reed, Kaylee Difani, Jason (Kristen) Difani, Sherry Wu, Amanda Sticht, Jeremy (Nikitra) Difani, Dakota Difani, Montana Difani, Will Difani; and twenty-one great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, brother Calvin Williams.

Visitation was Sunday, August 13, 2023 at Ford & Young Funeral Home in Perryville. Visitation contined on Monday, August 14, 2023 at Ford & Young Funeral Home.
Funeral Service was Monday, August 14, 2023 at Ford & Young Funeral Home in Perryville with Deacon Direk Hunt officiating.
Burial was at St. Mary Catholic Cemetery in St Mary.
Memorial contributions may be given to St. Mary Catholic Cemetery.
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Ford & Young Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.