Antoinette Rocchio, 90, of Weirton, passed away Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at her home surrounded by her loving family. Born May 17, 1922 in Gallo Matese Caserta, Italy. She was preceded in death by her parents Domenico and Giuseppa Iannuccillo Dellicarpini, husband Frank Rocchio, son Domenic Rocchio and brother Patsy Dellicarpini. Mrs. Rocchio was a homemaker, enjoyed baking, cooking, canning and spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She attended St. Joseph the Worker Church. Mrs. Rocchio is survived by four sons Anthony Rocchio (Alyssa), Frank Rocchio ( Jolene), Patsy Rocchio and Pete Rocchio all of Weirton; two daughters Rose Gullotti (Michael) of Sussex, WI and Mary Jo Fracasso (Dario) of Weirton; seven grandchildren Melissa Fracasso, Michelle Fracasso, Brittany Nicole Fracasso, Angela Bolda (Chris), Michael Gullotti (Julia), Frank Rocchio, Jr., and Dominque Rocchio; three great-grandchildren Nicholas and Kyleb Fracasso and Joey Bolda; sister-in-law Antoinette Chiodi of Weirton. Mrs. Rocchio's family would like to give special thanks to Judy from Valley Hospice for the exceptional care given to their mother by her. Friends may call on Thursday from 2-4 and 6-8 pm at the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main St. Weirton. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10 am Friday at Sacred Heart of Mary Church with Fr. Manuel Gelido as celebrant. Entombment will be in St. Paul Cemetery. In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to Valley Hospice, 10686 St. Rt. 150, Rayland, OH 43943 in her memory. Share tributes and memories at www.grecohertnick.com

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  1. I’ll always remember the happy times we shared as kids at her house & all the delicious food. Most of all,will always remember her smiling face

  2. She was a beautiful person inside and out. I will miss her very much. I remember when I used to sell candy bars she always bought me one. I loved her like she was in my family. I am so sorry for your loss.

  3. Dear Aunt Antonetta: Although it has been many years since we have seen each other, I am so sorry for your passing. May you have love, light in peace with God in heaven.

  4. So very sorry to hear about Aunt Antoinette. May God bless her and keep her in His care. I was unable to make the viewing, but I am thinking about all of you.

  5. Hi, I am Mary Joe DelliCarpini’s daughter, and I remember my Aunt Antonette always inviting me to West Virginia to visit. She was so kind, but strong at the same time. I really enjoyed spending time with her. May God bless her!

  6. Zizi was such a loving and caring person. I will always remember the happy childhood summers spent at her home. She always made us feel like one of her own.

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