Ila Stuart

Ila L. Stuart, 80, of Weirton, WV, passed away Sunday, January 21, 2018, at her home with her family by her side.

Born May 10, 1937, in Steubenville, OH, she was a daughter of the late Fred and Jane Barnes Cooper. Ila was also preceded in death by her husband, Edward J. Stuart Jr. on May 26, 2017, and 12 brothers and sisters.

Ila retired from Weirton Steel Corporation after many years of service.

She treasured raising her family and the time she spent with her children, grandchildren and great- grandchildren.

She was a member of Mercy Baptist Church, Weirton Steel 25 year club and the Weirton Steel women’s organization. Every month, she could be found visiting with her Weir High Class of 1955 friends at Eat’n Park.

Ila is survived by her son, Michael Stuart (Terri) of Magnolia, TX; daughters, Robin L. Hill (James) of Weirton, Lori Alfieri of Jersey City, NJ, and Chelsea Stuart of Tampa, FL; seven grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; a niece; and several nephews.

Friends will be received Thursday from 6:30 p.m. until the 7:30 p.m. memorial service at Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main St., Weirton. Reverend Larry Barkley will officiate.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer Association, 1299 Pineview Drive, Suite 3, Morgantown, WV 26501.

Share tributes at www.grecohertnick.com. 304-748-3219.