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Carlita Victoria

June 9, 1971 ~ September 9, 2020 (age 49)

Obituary

Carlita Tanisha Victoria was the daughter of Jeanetter Spruill and Carlos Messam; (both preceded her in death) was born on June 9, 1971 in Harlem, New York. She departed this life on September 9, 2020 at her home.

Carlita received her education in the public schools of NYC. Upon finishing school, Carlita began her life as a wife and mother to her family. In 1991, she was united in Holy Matrimony to Ricardo Victoria and from this union they have three children, Rashawn, Jasmine and Janae’.

Raised by Lola Jones, Carlita lived her life to the fullest. Carlita loved to travel, and shop and she loved helping others. If you needed anything Carlita made it her business to help you in any way that she could. Carlita raised many children other than her own and loved them with all her heart. She had a caring and nurturing personality, always there for an ear to listen or a shoulder to cry on. She will be missed beyond what words can say. Carlita was a loyal and devoted friend to those who had the chance to grace her path.

Carlita leaves behind to cherish her legacy and memory, her husband Ricardo, sons Rashawn (Taneshia), Brandon, Isiah, & Isa. Daughters, Jasmine & Janae’. Granddaughter, Alisia and Grandson, Roman. Mother, Lola Jones, Mother-in-law Shirley Victoria and Father-in-law Ricardo Victoria (Brandy). Sisters, Melodi Gibson (Toriano), Takia Petty (Dennis) and Tahlia. Brothers, Karl Messam (Cassandra), Derrick Jones, John Jones, Mike Anderson, Adrian Messam and Andrae Messam. Sister-in-law Aschli Victoria. Brother-in-laws, Omar Victoria and Shirrod Victoria. Carlita also leaves behind many extended siblings and a host of numerous Godchildren, Nieces & Nephews, Aunts & Uncles, & an abundance of friends.

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Services

Viewing
Friday
September 18, 2020

5:00 PM to 6:45 PM
Congo Legacy Center
501 W. 28th Street
Wilmington, DE 19802

Celebration of Life Service
Friday
September 18, 2020

7:00 PM
Congo Legacy Center
501 W. 28th Street
Wilmington, DE 19802

Burial
Saturday
September 19, 2020

10:00 AM
Rosehill Cemetery, Linden, NJ 07036
355 E. Linden
Linden, NJ 07036

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