Rose Henry

Rose A. Henry, 97, of Weirton, WV passed away Tuesday, October 20, 2020 at the Weirton Geriatric Center. She was born August 2, 1923 in Clarksburg, WV. The daughter of the late Frank and Frances Sarocca Gallo.

Rose was also preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, Charles E. Henry (2004); sisters, Lena Cosenza, Josephine Yarosz, Ann Carey, Mary Tarowsky; brothers, Rocco Gallo, John Gallo, William Gallo, Anthony Gallo.

She was a member of St. Paul Roman Catholic Church. Prior to her marriage she was employed at Dravo Corp. and then Weirton Steel in the tin mill as one of the “Rosie the Riveters”. She took pride in being a homemaker, cooking, and being family oriented.

Surviving are her daughter, Lynn Russell (Andy); son, Harold E. Henry, D.D.S. (Cathy), all of Weirton, WV; grandchildren, Sean (Alyssa) Henry, Melissa Henry, Brian (Shannon) Russell, Jamie (Eric) Fair, Cory (Ashley) Russell; six great grandchildren.

There will be no visitation. Cremation arrangements have been entrusted to Steel & Wolfe Funeral Home & Cremation Services Inc., Weirton, WV. www.steelandwolfe.com