Iva M. Mastro, age 91 of Wilmington, DE passed away peacefully on September 14, 2022 at Foulk Living surrounded by her loving family. Born to Lloyd and Osie Ryder Lovelace in Lenni, PA, she resided in Claymont, DE, previously residing in Delaware County, PA and Wilmington, DE . Iva worked as a restaurateur in the family businesses for many years until the age of 73.
Iva enjoyed spending time with family, reading, playing cards, trying new recipes and watching her favorite game shows. She also was a true Philly fanatic.
In addition to her parents, Iva is preceded in death by her husband Frank Mastro, her sons; Donald P. Moretti, Michael Moretti, daughter, Margaret "Peggy" Jackson, brothers; Fred Lovelace, Gordon Lovelace, Robert Lovelace, sisters; Mildred Narvell, Betty Jones, and Laura Feely. Iva is survived by her son, Robert A. Moretti (Linda), daughter, Diane L. Moyer, brother, Frank Lovelace, sister, Margaret "Peggy" King, daughter in law, Ruth Moretti, 11 grandchildren, 27 great grandchildren and 9 great great grandchildren. Graveside services will be held on Tuesday, October 25th, 11:00AM at Lawn Croft Cemetery, 1000 Ridge Rd., Linwood, PA. Online condolences may be made by visiting www.paganofuneralhome.com