CARALLA, Margaret, 94, of Weirton, WV, passed away Sunday, February 24, 2013, at the Weirton Geriatric Center.
She was born August 8, 1918, in Dennison, OH, she was the daughter of the late Giuseppe and Maria Barnabei Barnabei.
Margaret was a member of St. Paul Roman Catholic Church, and the Pink Squirrels Club.
She was also preceded in death by her husband, Orazio Caralla; son, Louis Caralla; brothers, Anthony and Earl Barnabei; sisters, Ida Rasicci, Angela Gaffoli, and Assunta Marchionne.
Surviving are her daughters, Frances Commarota of Steubenville, OH, Maria Moats-Nelson (Evan) of West Mifflin, PA; son, William A. Caralla (Joyce) of Weirton, WV; grandchildren, Gina, JoAnn, Lori, Kathleen, Meg, Michael, the late Susan, Tonya, Alissa; 23 great-grandchildren; sister, Anna Pellegrino of Weirton, WV; daughter-in-law, Bernice Caralla of Dublin, GA.
Visitation will be at the Steel & Wolfe Funeral Home, Inc., 380 Penco Road, Weirton, WV on Thursday 2-7 p.m.. Funeral liturgy with Mass will be at St. Paul Roman Catholic Church on Friday March 1, 2013 at 10 a.m. with Reverend Larry Dorsch presiding.
Entombment will follow at St. Paul Cemetery.
Margaret's family wishes to extend their thanks and appreciation to the third floor staff at the Weirton Geriatric Center for their love, care, and compassion extended to Margaret.