ORSINI, Joel, 91, of Steubenville, died Thursday, November 1, 2012, at Valley Hospice.
He was born December 4, 1920, in Pettorano, Sul Gizio, Italy. He is the son of the late Donato and Giovannina Orsini.
Joel is also preceded in death by his sister, Margaret Ciammaco.
Joel was a member of; Holy Family Catholic Church, it's St. Francis society and was an usher for many years at the 9 a.m. Mass. He also was a member of American Legion Post 33, fun seekers and the K of C 4361, Mingo Junction.
Surviving are his wife; Kathryn D'Alessandro Orsini, whom he married April 22, 1950; one son, Dan (Patricia) Orsini of Houston, TX; one daughter, Joanne Orsini of Steubenville; and one sister, Anna Cipriani of Italy; six grandchildren: Rise (Eric) Minton, Joel Orsini, Evan Dylewski, Craig Dylewski, Blake Orsini and Abby Jo Dylewski; and one great-granddaughter, Emma Minto.
Calling hours are Sunday 3-7 p.m. at the Mosti Funeral Home, Sunset Chapel, 4435 Sunset Blvd. A Funeral Liturgy with Mass will be celebrated 9:30 a.m. Monday at Holy Family Catholic Church with Msgr. Gerald Calovini as celebrant. Burial at Mt. Calvary Cemetery. There will be a vigil service at 4 p.m. Sunday.
Memorial contributions may be made to Charity Hospice, P.O. Box 2483, Wintersville.
Offer condolences at www.mostifuneralhome.com