Ernest Gampolo

Ernest P. Gampolo, 94, of Steubenville, died Saturday, September 8, 2018 at Villa Vista.

He was born November 14, 1923 in Mingo Jct.

Ernest is the son of the late Guy and Joann Bono Gampolo. He is also preceded in death by his wife, Mary Gampolo; brothers, Anthony and Pete Gampolo; sisters, Jenny Bracone, Mary Fiora and Sara Torrieri.

Ernest was retired from Wheeling Pittsburg steel pump repair gang. He was a member of the K of C Council 4361, Mingo Senior Citizens and the Holy Family Bocce Team.

Surviving are one son, Ernest (companion Carolyn Gampolo) Gampolo Jr. of Steubenville; two daughters, JoAnn Perrone of Steubenville and Donna (Kent) Kidder of Follansbee; one brother, Mickey (Lena) Gampolo of Steubenville; eight grand children and 13 great grand children.

Calling hours will be Tuesday from 4-8 p.m. at the Mosti Funeral Home, Sunset Chapel, 4435 Sunset Blvd., Steubenville.

A funeral liturgy with mass will be held Wednesday at 10 a.m. at Holy Family Catholic Church, Msgr. Gerald Calovini will celebrate.

Burial will follow in Mt. Calvary Cemetery.

A vigil service will be held Tuesday at 7:30 p.m.