eileen mrvos
Eileen Frances O’Donnell Mrvos, a loving mother and grandmother of Weirton WV, passed away on Tuesday, July 21, 2020, at the Weirton Geriatric Center. She was 94 years old. Born in Cuddy, PA, on November 13, 1925, Eileen was the fourth child born to William and Thais Larkin O'Donnell. She moved to Weirton at the age of five when her father was employed at Weirton Steel. After World War II, Eileen met "The love of her life" George "Chuck" Mrvos at a dance held at Marland Heights Pool, and the couple was married on April 20, 1947. With over 60 years of marriage, Eileen and Chuck were blessed with three daughters, four granddaughters and three great-grandsons, and a great-granddaughter. Chuck worked as a stove tender and turn foreman in the blast furnace, and Eileen took care of the home. Over the years, Eileen worked part-time at Weirton Market and then at the Flower Hut in Weirton. Later, in life, she loved volunteering her time at the Weirton Senior Center as she greeted everyone who walked in the door. Most of all, Eileen will be remembered for the love she had for her husband, daughters, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. Her most cherished times in life were when she was with them. She attended most of their activities and enjoyed every minute. Everyone who had the privilege of knowing Eileen loved her. She was a member of the Holy Resurrection Serbian Eastern Orthodox Church, KCC Vidovdan, and the Past President of the Marland Heights School PTA. In addition to her parents, Eileen was preceded in death by her husband, George “Chuck” Mrvos, on December 15, 2007; her brother, William O'Donnell; and her sisters, Thais Blatnik and Kathryn Charlton. She will be remembered with love by her three daughters, Kathy (Ed) Bowman, Millicent (Mitch) Zack, and Patti (Howard) Craighead; her grandchildren, Kristin (Ron) Cross, Nicole (Craig) Hasley and Kelly and Julie Craighead; her great-grandchildren, Anthony and Colin “G” Cross, and Aris and Reese Hasley. Private family visitation and funeral will be held on Friday at the Greco- Hertnick Funeral Home 3219 Main Street Weirton, WV. Rev Father Stefan Djoric will preside. Interment will follow at the Serbian Cemetery in Weirton. Memorial contributions may be made to the Holy Resurrection Serbian Eastern Orthodox Church or the Weirton Senior Center. Share a hug from home or a tribute at www.grecohertnick.com.

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  1. I really enjoyed taking care of Eileen. She will be greatly missed by, myself, and the many people who had the chance to know her.

  2. Kathy, Millicent and family: We are so sorry. I, personally, had the pleasure of meeting your mom 1 time visiting with Charlotte; she was so sweet and kind. Again, we are so sorry for your loss and will keep you in our prayers.

  3. Kathy,Millicent and family,I have great memory’s of you mother and father growing up,holidays and Serbian church.may she Rest In Peace.my sympathy,memory eternal! Deborah Munyas,Savannah ga

  4. Eileen..I am going to miss you coming to the Beauty Shop at WGC…..you were one of a kind. RIP my friend…fly high now..your home..

  5. Millicent, Kathy, and Family, Your mother was a sweet woman to me. She could be a little rowdy at times..but I loved being able to do the things I could to make her happy. I am so very sorry for your loss. Let your memories carry you through the difficult days ahead. My Thoughts and Prayers will be with you. Rest in Peace Eileen.

  6. The entire Psaroudis family has many fond memories of Eileen. We were always greeted kindly and welcomed into the Mrvos home by Eileen and Chuck. One special memory was coming to sell Boy Scout pre-Christmas sales kit of small Christmas gifts and Eileen and Patty loved to see what came in that kit each year. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family, especially Kathy, Millicent and Patty. Sincerely, Steve Jr and all the Psaroudis’.

  7. Millicent, Kathy, Ed and the entire Mrvos family, my heartfelt condolences on the loss of your mother and mother-in-law. I have fond memories of her and our conversations when I would visit my father-in-law at Serra Manor. My prayers and thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time. Diane Ceraolo

  8. Kathy, Millicent, & Family, Please my sympathies on the passing of your mother. I remember her from church. Very lovely lady. Memory eternal. Burt “Jimmy’ Musulin

  9. Kathy, Millicent, and Patty: I’m so sorry to hear about Eileen. She was definitely a huge part of my entire family, but I felt a special bond with her and Chuck since I had the privilege of living next door for 4 years. I don’t think a day went by that I didn’t have my morning coffee and solved all of the worlds problems everyday with Chuck while Eileen sat an laughed at us. She had an infectious laugh. She will be missed by so many people, but especially me. Chuck’s been waiting patiently for her, God bless em. Sincerely, John “Rudy” Psaroudis & Family

  10. My sincere condolences to the entire Mrvos family. Her life lives on through the family she raised and the contributions she made to those her life touched. Having known Kathy, Millicent and their families. My prayer is they shall find comfort and solace at this time. God bless you all! Alex Gryskevich III

  11. It was my honor to have known Mr. & Mrs. M for the most part of my lifetime, as Kathy and I attended elementary and high school together. I visited their home many times and always felt welcome there. I will remember Mrs. M as a wonderful lady with a warm heart and zest for life. Mr. M meant just as much to me. My condolences to Kathy, Millie and Patty and their families. Toni Markowski

  12. I worked with Eileen at the Weirton Market. She was always fun to work with. A very sweet lady that always gave me good advice.

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