Veronica Colabelli

COLABELLI, Veronica, 85, of (Plum Run) Rayland, OH, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, in Trinity Medical Center West in Steubenville, OH.

Veronica was born Nov. 18, 1928, in Plum Run, daughter of the late Tony and Marcella Reinagle Verhovec.

She worked as a cook for many years at Paddy’s Diner in Mingo Junction and was a member of St. Adalbert Catholic Church in Dillonvale, OH.

In addition to her parents, Veronica was preceded in death by her husband, Basil in 2000; and her two brothers, Julius and Edward Verhovec.

Surviving is her son James and his wife, Brenda Colabelli of Rayland; her daughter, Janice and her husband Rocco Petrozzi of Lewis Center, OH; five grandchildren, Rocco (Elissa) Petrozzi, Joseph (Dalla) Petrozzi, Angela (Nick) Leone, James (Trisha) Colabelli and Melissa (Brent) Sobleski; 12 great-grandchildren; her sister, Carolyn Verhovec; and three brothers, William Verhovec, Donald (Barb) Verhovec both of Rayland and Tony (Polly) Verhovec of Mingo Jct., OH.

Visitation will be held on Thursday from 6-8 p.m. and on Friday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the J.E. Foster Funeral Homes, Inc., 107 Hill St., in Smithfield, OH.

Funeral Liturgy with Mass will be held on Saturday at 9:30 a.m. with Msgr. John Kolesar as Celebrant.

Additional visitation held at the church on Saturday from 8:45 a.m. until Mass at 9:30. Burial will follow in Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Steubenville, OH.

Wake Service will be held on Friday at 7:30 p.m.

Memorial Donations may be made to: St. Adalbert Church, 39 Smithfield St., Dillonvale, Ohio 43917.

Condolences to the family may be offered on our website www.jefosterfh.com.

Veronica Colabelli

COLABELLI, Veronica, 85, of (Plum Run) Rayland, OH, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, in Trinity Medical Center West in Steubenville, OH.

Visitation will be held on Thursday from 6-8 p.m. and on Friday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the J.E. Foster Funeral Homes, Inc., 107 Hill St., Smithfield, OH.

A full obituary will appear in Thursday’s paper.

www.jefosterfh.com