Marianna Colapelle, 92, of Shadyside, Ohio, died Wednesday, January 7, 2009 at her home.
She was born January 19, 1916 in Barisciano, Italy, a daughter of the late Domenico and Madelena Pacifico DiPaolo.
She was a seamstress at the former Hornes Company in Wheeling, a member of the Italian American Club, IAC Auxiliary of Bellaire, a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Shadyside, the Catholic Women’s Club and the St. Francis Society.
Preceding her in death were her husband Angelo Colapelle on November 12, 1992 and a sister Theresa Gasbarrini.
Surviving are a step-son Mario Colapelle of Ocala, FL, two step- daughters, Rena Myers of Bellaire, and Rosemary Gorlick of Cleveland, her twin sister, Mary DiNardo of Canonsburg, PA. Eleven Grandchildren, eighteen great grandchildren and 4 great great granddaughters.
Family and friends received Friday 2-4p.m. & 6-8p.m. at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes and Crematory 3900 Central Avenue Shadyside, Ohio. Funeral Liturgy with Mass 10a.m. Saturday in St Mary’s Catholic Church Shadyside, Ohio with Fr. Samuel Saprano officiating.
Interment in Mt Calvary Cemetery Bellaire, Ohio.
Vigil service 2:15p.m. Friday in the funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Shadyside, Ohio.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at altmeyer.com