Joseph Zigmund Morosko

March 12, 1926 - March 20, 2008

03/12/1926 - 03/20/2008

Past Services

Visitation
Monday March 24, 2008
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Wheeling
1400 Eoff Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-232-0330 | Directions
Cemetery
Tuesday March 25, 2008
Holly Memorial Gardens
P.O. Box 36
Colerain, OH 43916
740-546-3351 Jo | Directions
Service
Tuesday March 25, 2008
11:00 am
St. Mary's Church
20 N. 4th Street
Martins Ferry, OH 43935
Directions
Visitation
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Wheeling
1400 Eoff Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-232-0330 | Directions

MOROSKO, Joseph Zigmund “Ziggy”, 82, of Martins Ferry, Ohio, died Thursday, March 20, 2008 in Wheeling Hospital.

Mr. Morosko was born March 12, 1926 in Benwood, W.Va. He was a retired photographer for International Sound, Wheeling; former photographer for The Intelligencer / News Register newspapers, Wheeling; member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Martins Ferry; and was a US Army WWII veteran.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Emily C. Michalo Moroski in 1994, his parents, three sisters and two brothers.

Surviving are two daughters, Sharon L. Holt of Yorkville, Ohio and Terrie L. Perchinsky and her husband, Stephen of Eighty Four, Pa.; six grandchildren, Dustin and Derrick Holt of Martins Ferry, Shannon Pelissero and her husband, Jason of Finleyville, Pa., Lauren Perchinsky of Eighty Four, Pa., Jennifer Perchinsky of Washington, Pa. and Jamie Perchinsky of Eighty Four, Pa.; and two great-grandchildren, Taylor and Annie Pelissero.

Friends will be received from 3-5 and 7-9 pm, Monday at Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1400 Eoff Street, Wheeling.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 am, Tuesday, March 25, 2008 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Martins Ferry, with the Rev. Thomas Magary as celebrant. Interment will be in Holly Memorial Gardens, Colerain, Ohio.

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Bonnie Lennex
8 years ago

hey sharon,its bonnie,i’m so sorry about your dad,if theres anything i can do give me a call,and if not anything still call me,,,love you Bonnie 635-0298

Linda & Randy Tennyson
8 years ago

Hi Sharon,

I am so sorry, and saddened for you and the boys to hear about your dad. He was a wonderful man.

If you need anything or just want to talk, please give me a call sometime @ 633-0794.

Love: Linda

Melissa Uarich-Ullom
8 years ago

My name is Melissa and I am the grandaughter of the late Stella Morosko. My mother is Joe’s neice Nancy Vargo. Both Joe and Emily meant a lot to my mother. I have many pictures of when my mother was a child. My thoughts and prayers are with your family and know he will be dearly missed. Feel free to contact through mdullom@comcast.net. Sincerly, Melissa D Ullom

Steven Hollingworth
8 years ago

Our Condolences to you and your family. Our Hearts and Prayers are with you.

roger michalo
8 years ago

OUR DEEPEST SYMPATHY,OUR LOVED ONES DEPART BUT OUR MEMORIES LAST FOREVER. ROGER,LINDA,CODY MICHALO

gerrie ledger
8 years ago

SHARON I AM SO SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT YOUR FATHER. YOU ARE IN MY THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS.

Tiffany Watson
8 years ago

Terrie,

So sorry to hear about your father. My father passed away last year. You’ll think of him very day, my father constantly reminds me that he is around. God Bless you and your family; I will pray for you.