Theodore F. ‘Ted’ Sawon

SAWON, Theodore F. “Ted,” Sr., 77, of Steubenville, died Friday, Feb. 22, 2013, at Presbyterian Hospital.

He was born Oct. 11, 1935, in Steubenville, the son of the late Frank J. and Katherine Vittek Sawon, Ted is also preceded in death by his sister, Pauline Quattrocchi.

Ted was a member of St. Peter’s Catholic Church, was retired from Weirton Steel where he was an Electrician and served his country in U.S. Air Force during the Korean War.

Surviving are his wife; Mary Pusateri Sawon whom he married Jan. 10, 1959, two sons, Theodore F. “Ted” Sawon, Jr. (Companion, Sharon Cook) of Pasadena, MD and Brian (Laura) Sawon of Colliers, one daughter, Patty (Bob) Hammack of Mingo Junction; four grandchildren, Brittany and Brandon, Treston and Ethan, two great grandchildren, Khloe and Evan.

Calling hours are Monday 5-8 p.m. at the Mosti Funeral Home, Sunset Chapel, 4435 Sunset Blvd. Steubenville.

A Funeral Liturgy with Mass will be celebrated 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Peter’s Catholic Church, Fr. Timothy Huffman, celebrant. Burial at Mt. Calvary Cemetery.

There will be vigil service at 5 p.m. Monday.

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