Elizabeth (Liz) M. Vath RN BSN, age 54, passed away suddenly on Sunday, July 28, 2019, surrounded by family & friends. Liz was born on January 25, 1965 in Glenolden, PA to Elizabeth & Robert Vath, Sr. She was a graduate of Archbishop Prendergast HS and continued her education earning a Bachelor of Science degree from Widener University in 1987. She had a passion for caring for others during her nursing career that spanned over 32 years. She was a staff RN at Misericordia Hospital of Philadelphia in the SICCU & the ER; then in the ER at Delaware County Memorial Hospital; and continued her nursing practice for the last 17 years in the SICCU at Christiana Care Hospital in Newark, DE. She was an active member of St. Gabriel’s Church in Norwood, PA, and for the last 17 years has been involved in religious education & Eucharistic ministry at the Holy Family Catholic Church in Newark, DE.
She is survived by her parents, 3 siblings; Marlene (Vath) & Jeff Weiss; Robinann (Vath) & Richard J Basciano; and Robert & Eileen (Shea) Vath Jr; several nieces & nephews, and one great nephew.
A visitation will be held on Friday August 2nd, 2019 from 10 A.M. to 11:30 A.M with a Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated at 11:30 A.M at Holy Family Catholic Church, 15 Gender Drive Newark, DE 19713. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the Liz Vath, RN memorial fund at 181 Piano Drive, Newark, DE 19713.