La Veta Rosaleen Felton Aliffi, 90, peacefully passed away on Sunday, January 21, 2018 in Palm Coast, Florida.
She was born on January 10, 1928 in Atlanta, Georgia and was raised at St. Mary’s Home in Savannah, Georgia. This is where she found and developed her strong catholic faith. She graduated from St. Vincent’s Academy in Savannah. La Veta lived in the Far East, Europe, and all over America. She retired from Delta Airlines accounting department after 31 years of service. She had a great love for travel and adventure. She had been on over 54 cruises and locations all over the world. She never met a stranger and was loved by everyone she came in contact with.
La Veta was preceded in death by her loving husband of many years Francis E. Aliffi, Sr., her father, Clay Felton, and mother, Rosaleen Conner.
She was survived by her longtime companion of 25 years, Jorgen Boriths, son Ottavio F. Aliffi and wife Patricia of Plant City, FL, son, Francis E. Aliffi, Jr. and wife Janie of Savannah, GA and many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the St. Vincent’s Academy at 207 East Liberty Street, Savannah, GA, 31401.
A funeral mass for La Veta F. Aliffi will be held on Saturday February 3, 2018 at 12pm at Santa Maria Del Mar Catholic Church located at 915 N. Central Avenue, Flagler Beach, FL 32136. Reception will follow in the hall located at the church.