Arthur J. Elo

ELO, Arthur James “Art,” 66, of Weirton, WV, passed away Sunday, November 17, 2013, in Trinity Medical Center East in Steubenville, OH.

Art was born on February 11, 1947, in Steubenville, Ohio, son of the late Allen O. and Violet L. Elo.

Art was retired from the Weirton Steel Corporation, after 34 years, where he worked in the Tin Mill. He was a U.S. Army veteran, an avid hunter, and a huge fan of country music. Art’s grandchildren were his pride and joy.

He leaves behind his wife, Donna June (Ireland) Elo of home; his two sons, Eric (Tracey) Elo, and Ed Elo, both of Weirton; his daughter, Ida (Jeff) Weisner of Yadkinville, NC; his daughter-in-law Maria Elo of Eldersville, PA; two granddaughters, Ashley Marie Elo and Jensyn Marie Weisner; one grandson, Nicholas Hunter Weisner; his brother, David A. Elo; and his many country music friends.

In keeping with the wishes of Art, there will be no funeral services. Memorial contributions can be made to The Valley Hospice Foundation, 10686 State Route 150, Rayland, OH, 43943.

The family would like to thank Valley Hospice for the wonderful, compassionate care they gave Art in his final days.