Isabelle Vrtar

VRTAR, Isabelle, 89, of Weirton, passed away Thursday, May 15, 2014, in the Brightwood Nursing Home, Follansbee, WV.

Born Oct. 30, 1924, in Chicago, IL, she was a daughter of the late Dominick and Eleanor Antois Arvis.

She was also preceded in death by her husband, Frank William Vrtar, whom she married April 13, 1946; son, Frank A. Vrtar, Sr.; great-granddaughter, Isabella Kirkpatrick; brothers, Frank, William, Dominick and Antonio Arvis; and sister, Rose Ciccarelli.

Mrs. Vrtar was a homemaker and a member of St. Joseph the Worker Roman Catholic Church where she served as Eucharistic Minister, money counter and former President of the Christian Mothers.

Isabelle is survived by her son, Bill Vrtar; daughter-in-law, Andrea Vrtar both of Weirton; three grandchildren, Christine Vrtar, Laura (Bob) Elliott and Frank (Danielle) Vrtar and great-grandchildren Hana, Jessica, Danika, Abrehem, Caitlin, Emily and Lily.

Visitation will be held Sunday 1-5 p.m. at the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main Street, Weirton, WV.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph the Worker Roman Catholic Church with the Reverend Father Manuel Gelido officiating.

Entombment will be in St. Paul Cemetery, Weirton.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Joseph Grade School Computer Lab, 151 Michael Way, Weirton, WV 26062.

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