Carmella A. Dallison

January 11, 1931 - August 23, 2012

01/11/1931 - 08/23/2012

DALLISON, Carmella Ann, 81, of Wheeling, W.Va., died Thursday, August 23, 2012 at Liza’s Place Valley Hospice.
She was born January 11, 1931, in Wheeling, a daughter to the late Luigi and Caterina Balanco Panepinto. She was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Elm Grove and the St. Vincent de Paul Christian Mothers. She also was a member of the Italian American Club in Elm Grove, the Elm Grove Eagles Aerie 1891, and the Tripoli Club.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one brother, Adolph “Tony” Panepinto, two sisters, Ann Panepinto Katona and Frances Panepinto Crouch, three brothers-in-law, John Katona, Joe Walton, and James Eleanor Vavrock Dallison, and one sister-in-law, Bebe Daniel Panepinto.
She is survived by her husband, Joseph R. Dallison Sr.; one son, Joseph Robert Debbie Dallison Jr. of Wheeling; one daughter Catherine Joseph Rohrig of Wheeling; one brother, Dr. Joseph Ruth Panepinto of Morgantown, W.Va.; one sister, Josephine Panepinto Walton of Cranberry, Pa.; six grandchildren, Christopher Stanah Dallison of Weirton, W.Va., Suzanne David Rohrig Gaiser of Wheeling, Maria Rohrig and her fiance Derrick VanDyke of Pittsburgh, Pa., Joseph Erika Rohrig of Wheeling, Amy Rob Kasunic-Richard of Wheeling, and Tom Brittany Kasunic of Wheeling; seven great grandchildren; one niece; and several nephews.
Friends will be received Friday, August 24, 2012 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Elm Grove Chapel, 154 Kruger Street, Elm Grove, where a vigil service will be held at 7:00 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday, August 25, 2012 at 10 a.m. at St. Vincent De Paul Catholic Church, Elm Grove with Msgr. George Coyne as celebrant. Interment will follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Wheeling.
Memorial donations can be made to Valley Hospice, 10686 State Route 150, Rayland, Ohio, 43943 and to St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, 2244 Marshall Ave, Wheeling, W.Va. 26003.
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Rosalee King
7 years ago

Dear Joe Sympathy and Memories come your way.A life of Memories remain with you which no one can take from you.We never came to WHEELING without a visit to see you and Babe which Chuck and I always looked forward too and good visits.The two of you meant as much too us as family.Babe was always loved by family,and always talked about the Love for her husband and children and worshipped the grandchildren.The loss is great,but GOD IS ABLE TO CONSOLE THAT LOSS.KEEP YOUR EYES UPON HIM FOR PEACE AND COMFORT. WILL BE IN MY PRAYERS. BLESS YOU..SORRY I COULD NOT MAKE IT THERE BUT YOU KNOW THE REASON….


Barb Roth
7 years ago

Joe & Family,

All my thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. Babe always seemed to enjoy the things she loved to do .. like fishing … and we all loved to watch her catch the “big one ” … she will be missed.

Midge Walton
7 years ago

Joe and family,Was very sad to hear of Babes passing.She was a wonderful lady and will be greatly missed.My thoughts and prayers are with you all.Midge

mary watring
7 years ago

Joe,prayers are with you at this time knowing that GOD will give you comfort and peace..

Rebecca Sticklen
7 years ago


I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your mom. Our prayers are with you and all the family. God bless and be with you all at this difficult time. Becky and Larry Sticklen

Pete and Erin Cuffaro
7 years ago

Mr. Dallison, Joe and Cathy:

So sorry to hear about Mrs. Dallison.

Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers during this very difficult time.

What a beautiful and very kind person. She was always so nice to us.

Eternal Rest grant to her, O Lord, and let Perpetual Light shine upon her. May she rest in Peace. Amen.

Pete and Erin Cuffaro

ann filler
7 years ago

Thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time..

7 years ago

We are very sorry to hear of the loss of your mom. Our prayers are with you and all the family. May God bless you through this difficult time. Willie George