cosmo brancazio
Cosmo Brancazio, 82, of Weirton died Friday January 9, 2015, at the Weirton Medical Center. Born on April 1, 1932 in Weirton, WV, Cosmo was a son of the late Pasquale and Angela DiLullo Brancazio. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Jo Ann Frances Almasy Brancazio on April 29, 2014; his three brothers, Tony, Joe and Dr. Dominic Brancazio; and his sister, Minnie Mozzone. A United States Navy Veteran, Cosmo retired from the Steel Industry, where he was a superintendent of the Tin Mill of Weirton Steel and the General Manager of the Tin Mill of Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel. A diehard democrat and WVU fan, Cosmo enjoyed attending Mountaineer Football games and debating politics. But most of all Cosmo enjoyed spending time with his loving wife, daughters and grandchildren. He is survived by his three daughters, Dr. Lisa Brancazio (Niederberger) and Loretta McCune both of Pittsburgh, PA and Catherine Dillon of Hamilton, NJ; his brother, John and Helen Brancazio of Paris, PA; his two sisters, Mary Rollison and Lena and Tony Paolo all of Weirton, WV; his eight grandchildren, Joseph, Michael and Daniel McCune, Claire, Julie and Sara Niederberger, and Patrick and Caroline Dillon; and many nieces and nephews. Visitation will be 1-3 and 6-8 PM Monday at the Greco Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main Street Weirton, WV Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11 AM Tuesday , at Saint Joseph the Worker Roman Catholic Church, Weirton, WV Interment will be in Saint Paul's Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Weirton Medical Center Foundation 601 Colliers Way Weirton, WV 26062 Share tributes and memories at 304 748 3219

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  1. Dear Brancazio Family,

    Our deepest condolences to you. You are all in our thoughts and prayers.

    God Bless,

    Minnie Bogdan

    Paulette Galiotos

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