Marleen Lorello

LORELLO, Marleen, 74, of Weirton, passed away at her home on March 15, 2014.

Born on Jan. 9, 1940, in Craigsville, WV, Marleen was a daughter of the late Isaac and Kathleen Black Barker. She was also preceded in death by her brother, Ronald Barker.

Marleen was formerly employed at My Florist in Weirton for 15 years. She was an avid reader, and will always be remembered for the love she had for her family, especially her grandchildren and great- grandchildren.

She is survived by her husband, Louis F. Lorello Jr.; a son, David and Fran Mallicone; four daughters, Jenny Mallicone Slates, Alesia Mallicone Rice and her husband, Bill, Renee Mallicone and Nanette Mallicone DeVecchis, all of Weirton; four brothers, Charles and Edgar Barker, Howard Ballew and Randy Blake; a sister, Yovanna Barker Hale; nine grand children, Amanda and Hailey Rice, Tanner Games, Cole Slates, Manuel Mallicone, Nik Martin, Isaac Ocelus, Gianna DeVecchis, and Willow Berry; three great- granddaughters, Taelor, and Kendall McGraw and Alika Donnell.

At Marleen’s request there will be no viewing and her body will be cremated. All friends and relatives are invited to a celebration of her life service, to be held 4 p.m. Wednesday at Bubba’s, located on the lower level of the Victorian Hall, 1801 Pennsylvania Ave., Weirton.

Memorial Contributions may be made in her memory to the Weirton Area Ambulance and Rescue Squad, 1305 Pennsylvania Ave., Weirton, WV 26062.

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