On January 14, 2005, ASCENZA P. (nee Vacca); beloved wife of the late Simplicio Di Ferdinando; devoted mother of Joseph, Anthony, Frances Lanci and Armand; dear sister of the late Rose D'Ercole, Vera Vacca, Virginia Maggiti, Harry and Tony Vacca. Also survived by fourteen grandchildren and twenty-one great-grandchildren. Friends may call at the family owned Ruck Towson Funeral Home, Inc., 1050 York Road (beltway exit 26A), on Monday from 4 to 8 P.M. Mrs. Di Ferdinando will lie instate at the Oak Crest Chapel, on Tuesday from 10:30 to 11 A.M., the funeral hour. Interment Lakeview Cemetery. If so desired, contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Association, Inc., 1850 York Road, Suite D, Timonium, MD 21093.