Anthony J. “Tony” Angelo, 79, of Weirton went to Heaven on Friday August 24, 2007, surrounded by his loving family. Dad gave his ALL, and we will forever be grateful to have had him in our lives. Tony was born on January 17, 1928 in Weirton, WV, the son of the late Carmine Angelo and Antoinette (Gallupoli) Garrett. He was was also preceded in death by his brother Steve Angelo. Tony was a dedicated, loving, and generous man, whose family always came first. He lived his life for them. He will always be remembered for his funny stories and comical antics. He enjoyed traveling, bowling, golf and dancing. He retired after 43 years from the Weirton Steel Tin Mill, where he worked as a solution helper. He served his country in the US Army. He was a member of the Saint Paul Roman Catholic Church, Holy Name, and the Weirton Steel 25 Year Club. Tony is survived by his wife Lydia (Riggi) Angelo; his son, Carmen “Nooch” Angelo and his wife Kimberly; daughter, Toni Permar and her husband Bob all of Weirton; sisters, Henrietta “Keta” Brancazio of Weirton, WV and Nancy Anthony and her husband Stanley of Paris, PA; five grandchildren, Lindsay, Ashleigh, Ryan, Rob, and Chelsey; two great granddaughters, Mea Julianna and Camryn Nicole. Visitation will be 1-5 PM Sunday at the Greco Hertnick Funeral Home 3219 Main Street Weirton, WV. Funeral Liturgy with mass will be 10 AM Monday at the Saint Paul Roman Catholic Church, Weirton Rev Fr. Tony Thurston will preside. Entombment will be in Saint Paul Cemetery Mausoleum Military service will be conducted by the American Legion Post 10 Honor Guard. Memorial contributions may be made to the Saint Paul Roman Catholic Church 140 Walnut Street Weirton, WV 26062 Share tributes and memories at

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  1. Dear Lydia, the few times I had worked with Tony in the mill, I do remember him being a comical guy. I enjoyed being around him. Our thoughts and prayers go out to his family. He will be missed.

  2. Dear Nooch and Kim,we are so very sorry for your loss. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.

  3. Nancy & Stan, My deepest sympathy to your family during this difficult time. You’re in my thoughts and prayers. Ginger


  5. Dear Toni Ann, Nooch and Family; I was sorry to learn of the passing of your father. I remember him well and his humor and kindness. I will pray for him and your family during this difficult time. Gary Lewis

  6. Dear Toni Ann and Family, I am very sorry to hear of your father’s death. God bless you and may you keep your Dad’s memories alive and hold them close in your heart. Sending love to my friend Toni Ann…Mary Kaye Charnie Druliner

  7. Toni Ann: I am so sorry to hear about your dad. My mom passed away in June and my father passed away a year ago in June. So I can really feel for you at this time. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Mike

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