Antonette Paesano

PAESANO, Antonette “Aunt Toni,” 84, of Follansbee, WV, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, January 8, 2014, with her family by her side.

She was born on June 16, 1929, in Follansbee, WV, a daughter of the late John and Maria Paesano.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her niece, Marlene Prosperi and her beloved dog, Rocco.

She graduated from Follansbee High School in 1947.

Antonette retired after 40 years of service from the former Simon Furniture where she worked as a bookkeeper. She was also a member of St. Anthony’s Catholic Church.

Aunt Toni is survived by a brother, Silvio (Angela) Paesano, Follansbee, WV, two sisters, Linda (Joseph “Red”) Ciccolella, Follansbee, WV, and Anna Marie Claypool, Wintersville, OH; three nephews, Edo (Leslie) Ciccolella, John (Lisa) Paesano, and Robert (Leigh) Claypool, five nieces, Lorraine Gaglione, Sharon (Rich) Stevens, Liz (Bill) Prosperi, Debbie (Jeff) Cappuccio, Jacki (Brad) Rechtfertig; several great-nieces and nephews among them her God-daughter, Cathy Gaglione.

There will be no visitation. Funeral Liturgy of the Word will be held privately at the convenience of the family.

Arrangements are being handled by the Mullenbach Funeral Home, 669 Main St., Follansbee, WV.

Interment will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery in Follansbee, WV.

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