Ida Veltri

Ida Veltri, 82, of Weirton, passed away Friday, August 22, 2014, in the Weirton Geriatric Center.

Born October 27, 1931, in Bel Monte Calabria, Italy, she was a daughter of the late Carmen and Teresa Porco Magnone.

She was also preceded in death by her husband, Bonaventura “Benny” Veltri; sisters, Frances Suriano and Maria Pianese; and brothers, Domenic, Matteo and William Magnone.

Mrs. Veltri was a homemaker and a member of St. Paul Roman Catholic Church. She always loved attending Mass, cooking for her family and tending to her garden.

Ida is survived by her son Nunzio Veltri and his wife Beth of Weirton.

Visitation will be held Sunday 4-8 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. Paul Roman Catholic Church with the Reverend Father Larry Dorsch officiating.

Entombment will be in St. Paul Cemetery.

Nunzio and Beth would like to thank the staff of the Weirton Geriatric Center for all the love and care provided their mother.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Weirton Geriatric Center, Alzheimer’s Unit, 2525 Pennsylvania Ave., Weirton, WV 26062.

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