Marian Szymanski Pitts (a.k.a GiGi, Sissy), age 89, of West Grove, PA, peacefully passed away Saturday, January 7, 2023, at Brinton Manor Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Glen Mills, PA. She was the wife of the late Albert S. Pitts, with whom she shared 63 years of marriage. Born in Philadelphia, PA, she was the daughter of the late James and Catherine Szymanski.
Marian was the consummate homemaker, raising four children of her own and doting over thirteen grandchildren and sixteen great-grandchildren. She was also tasked with keeping her energetic entrepreneurial husband in check.
Survivors include one daughter, Christine Broderick and her husband Daniel of Glen Mills, PA; three sons, James Pitts and his wife Debra of West Chester, PA; Thomas Pitts and his wife Loretta of Rio Grande, NJ; Kenneth Pitts and his wife Brenda of New London, PA; thirteen grandchildren, Michael, Matthew, Lindsay, Julie, Jennifer, Jacqueline, Tracey, Marc, Nicole, Zachary, Kyle, Annie, and Jake; and 16 great-grandchildren Lily, Ethan, Desmond, Nolan, Luna, Henry, Sagan, Evan, Lucy, Harper, Leah, Naomi, Luke, Molly, Marco, and Isabella
All are invited to visit with Marian's family and friends from 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM on Monday, January 16, 2023, at the Episcopal Church of the Advent, 401 N Union Street, Kennett Square, PA 19348. Her memorial service will follow at 12:00 PM. Interment will be held privately. Contributions in her memory may be made to S.I.L.O https://oxfordsilo.com/get-involved/donate/