Kristina L. Perfetti passed with her family by her side on Tuesday, February 2, 2021 at Tidal Health Nanticoke Hospital. She was 48 years old.
Kris was born in East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania, on February 8, 1972 to Robert and Linda Smith Perfetti who survive her.
A lifelong educator, she has been employed by the State of Delaware where she was the principal at Howard T. Ennis School in Georgetown for the past 11 years, with service as assistant principal prior to that. Before joining Howard T. Ennis, she served as an assistant principal at Sussex Central High School from 2005-2007. She was also a special education teacher in the Bethlehem Area School District (PA) from 1996-2003 and an assistant principal in the York School District (PA) from 2003-2005. Kris held an undergraduate degree from East Stroudsburg University with principal certification and a master’s degree from The Pennsylvania State University. Kris graduated from East Stroudsburg Area High School in 1990, where she excelled in athletics including both softball and field hockey.
Kris will be remembered for her infectious smile and engaging personality as well as her advocacy efforts for students with disabilities. Kris impacted the lives of countless children and their families, and it was an honor for Kris to lead Howard T. Ennis.
In addition to her parents, she is survived by her son, Luce Michael Vincenti Perfetti of Millsboro, DE, a sister, Heather Perfetti and her husband Christopher Kroup of Elkton, MD, a brother, Mike Perfetti and his wife Cat of Slaughter Beach, DE and her niece Michaela Perfetti. She is also survived by numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, extended family, friends and her team at Howard T. Ennis.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all services for Kris will be private. She will be laid to rest at Woodlawn Memorial Park in Millsboro if anyone would like to visit at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be made in Kris’s memory to Howard T. Ennis (HTE) School, 20346 Ennis St., Georgetown, DE 19947 marked to the attention of Suzanne Timmons. Please include your driver’s license number on the check if you donate to HTE.
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