Mrs. Anna P. Pellegrino, 98, of Weirton, WV, went home to her eternal resting place on October 9 th ,
2023 with family by her side. Born in Dennison, Ohio on July 23 rd , 1925, Anna was the daughter of the
late Giuseppe and Maria Barnabei.
Anna worked twenty-five years for Weirton Steel as a waitress in their general offices. She was a
prominent and dedicated figure within the St. Paul’s Roman Catholic Church where she served in their
Altar Society, Legion of Mary and as a Christian Mother.
Anna was preceded in death by her husband, Nick Pellegrino, in 1974, and her 6 siblings: Ida Rasicci,
Anthony Barnabei, Angela Gaffoli, Margaret Caralla, Earl Barnabei and Assunta Marchionne.
Preserving her memory with love and complete admiration are many nieces and nephews, including
Godsons Joseph Barnabei and Anthony Gaffoli, and their families. Anna loved celebrating holidays,
gambling at Mountaineer Casino and playing cards surrounded by family and friends. She was known
for her love of God, talkative nature, the many stories she shared, her generous heart, her love for
gardening and the Italian cookies she baked.
Anna wished that her life be celebrated and not mourned. Visitation will be held on Friday, October
13th from 4-7 p.m. at Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main Street, Weirton.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, October 14 th at 10:00 a.m. at St. Paul’s Catholic
Church, 140 Walnut Street. Burial will follow in St. Paul’s Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul’s Church and Valley Hospice, 10686 State Route 150,
Rayland, OH 43943.
Share condolences online at www.grecohertnick.com
Mass of Christian Burial: October 14, 2023 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Saint Paul Roman Catholic Church
Weirton, WV 26062
304 748 6710
Cemetery: October 14, 2023 11:30 am
Saint Paul Cemetery
Weirton, WV 26062
304 723 0622
The family greatly appreciates donations made to these charities in Anna Placidina Pellegrino 's name.