Marie “Mary” Magnone, 90, of Weirton, WV, passed away Friday, May 30, 2014, at the Weirton Geriatric Center. She was born April 10, 1924, in Belmonte, Calabria, Italy, the daughter of the late Luigi and Angela Pate Contumelio.
Mary was a member of St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church and a former member of the Christian Mothers.
She was also preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, Frank Magnone January 18, 1992; daughter, Rosaria “Rose” Terramani 2011; son, Bonaventura “Tom” Magnone 2013; brother, Albert Contumelio 2011; sister, Rosina Guglielmo.
Surviving are her daughter, Angeline “Angie” Veltri (Albert) of Weirton, WV; sister, Josephine DeFelice (Robert) of Weirton, WV; brother, Alfred Contumelio (Gloria) of Paris, PA; seven grandchildren, Regina Baker (Jason), Emilio Veltri (Melissa), Daniel Veltri, Steve Veltri, Mary Ball, Annette Holmes (Jeffrey), Frank Magnone; 12 great- grandchildren.
Visitation will be Sunday June 1, 2014, 4-8 p.m. at Steel & Wolfe Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., 380 Penco Road, Weirton, WV. Mass of Christian Burial will be Monday June 2, 2014, at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church, 229 California Ave., Weirton, WV, with Reverend Manuel Gelido as celebrant.
Entombment will follow at St. Paul Cemetery.