helen olenick
Helen M. Olenick, 95, of Weirton died Saturday April 22, 2006, at the Weirton Medical Center. She was born on December 24, 1910, in Chicago, Ill, the daughter of the late Matt and Mary Mikulic Nicksic. Helen was also preceded in death by her husband George Olenick on May 26, 1979, and a brother Joseph Nicksic. Helen was an employee of the Weirton General Hospital, until 1961, where she worked in the nursery. Most of all she was a homemaker, where she loved to cook, bake, sew, crochet, and take care of her family. Helen was a member of the Saint Joseph the Worker Roman Catholic Church, and the C.F.U. Lodge. She will be sadly missed by her family, who she loved dearly which includes; her two daughters, Helen M. and Anthony Carinci of Weirton, Marlene K.and George Phillips of Cleveland, OH; four grandchildren, Tina Carinci Morris and Jay of Wheeling, WV, Lisa Carinci Glaze and Ryan of Columbus, OH, Carla Carinci Bell and Mike of Toronto, OH, George M. and Samantha Phillips of Medina, OH; six great grandchildren, Mallory and Madison Morris, Griffin and Sienna Glaze, Isabella and Dominic Phillips; her canine companion Fuzzy. Visitation will be 1-3 and 6-8 PM on Monday at the Greco Hertnick Funeral Home 3219 Main Street Weirton. Funeral liturgy with Mass will be celebrated 11 AM Tuesday at Saint Joseph the Worker Roman Catholic Church, Weirton.. Interment will be at Saint Paul Cemetery. Share tributes and memories at www.grecohertnick.com

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  1. Lisa, You have my deepest sympathy on the passing of your grandmother. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Dawn

  2. Lisa, You have my deepest sympathy on the passing of your grandmother. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Dawn

  3. Helen & Marlene, I was so very sorry to hear of your mom’s death. I hope you remember me. (Talamonti) You and your families have my deepest sympathy. She lived and very full life, and I know how much a mother is missed. God Bless Dolores

  4. Helen Marie and Marlene, My deepest sympathy for your great loss. I remember your Mom in our early years and she was a terrific lady. Your family was hospitable to all your friends and so proud of their girls. Claire

  5. Helen Marie & family Our deepest sympathy on the loss of your dear mother. I remember her as a loving & beautiful lady. May God grant her Eternal Peace. Tom & DeeDee

  6. Lisa and Family, Words can’t express how sorry I was to hear of your grandmothers passing. It’s never easy losing a loved one and I remember that you were very close to her, which makes it even more difficult. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Bruce

  7. Lisa, You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. I know how much you are going to miss your Grandmother. I have been reading about her life on the web site, she sounds like a wonderful person. I’m sure you are the person you are today because of all the wonderful things she taught you. You are a great person and friend to us all and a living tribute to your Grandma. Love, Rita and your friends who miss you back home

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