Irene Plaso, 88, of Weirton, passed away Tuesday, September 1, 2009 in the Weirton Medical Center. She was born April 28, 1921 at Weirton, a daughter of the late John and Stephanie Kolodziejska Domolewicz. She was also preceded in death by her husband John J. Plaso on July 29, 1992; two brothers, Edward and William Domolewicz and her sister, Genevieve Domolewicz. Mrs. Plaso was a member of Sacred Heart of Mary Roman Catholic Church, where at one time was very active with the Christian Mothers, and the Rosary Society. She also served as the Sacred Heart of Mary School Librarian for many years. In her retirement years, Irene enjoyed crocheting, and spending time with her family. Just about every Tuesday morning, she could be found enjoying raisin bread french toast, at Eat'n Park, with her son John. Irene is survived by her son John S. Plaso and his wife Lolita of Weirton and two grandsons Michael and Shandel of Weirton and Stephen and Nancy Plaso of New Philadelphia; one great grandson, Shain. Visitation will be Thursday from 2-4 and 6-8PM at the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main St, Weirton, WV. Funeral Liturgy with Mass will be celebrated 10AM Friday at the Sacred Heart of Mary Roman Catholic Church. The Reverend Father Kent Durig will officiate. Entombment will follow in St. Paul Mausoleum , Weirton. Memorial contributions can be made to the Sacred Heart of Mary Memorial Fund, 200 Preston Avenue, Weirton, WV 26062. Share your tributes with her family at Funeral Home: Greco Hertnick Funeral Home 3219 Main Street Weirton, WV US 26062

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  1. Ciocia Irene will be missed by all of us. She was like a grandmother to all of my children. We will miss having her at our family functions. I will miss those phone calls a lot. Rest in Peace dear Ciocia.

  2. John, I knew your Mom when we were in high school and remember her as a soft spoken caring individual. Although we lost touch over these many years she will not be forgotten.

  3. My deepest sympathies to the entire Plaso family on your loss. Steve, I know how much your Grandmother means to you. I am so sorry.

  4. John, You have my deepest sympathy on the passing of your mother. I know it’s been awhile, but she will be remembered in my prayers.

  5. John and family, Please accept our condolescences on the passing of your mom. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

  6. Carl & I will keep you and your family in our thoughts and prayers at this time. Sorry to hear about the loss of your grandma. I know how much she meant to you Steve.

  7. Mike & family, you have my families deepest sympathy, know that she suffers’ no more pain, & is with our ”LORD”, in Heaven. Mike you know I’m here for you & your family. T.DiBacco & family..

  8. Dear John and Family, I am sorry to hear of your Mom’s passing. She was such a sweet and caring lady. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Memory Eternal.

  9. John, so sorry to hear about the passing of your mother. Our condolences go out to you and your family. God Bless you all. Stephen and Pauline Varitek

  10. John, so sorry to hear about the passing of your mother. Our condolences go out to you and your family. God Bless you all. Stephen and Pauline Varitek

  11. Mike, Shandel & Family, My deepest sympathy to you and your family. You are in my thoughts and prayers. May her memory be eternal

  12. Steve, Nancy and Plaso family members, Our deepest sympathy to you in the loss of your Mother and Grandmother. Sending prayers of comfort to all of you at this very sad time in your lives..Sincerely, Dave and Melanie

  13. John and family. My deepest condonence in the loss of your mother. I was blessed in having had the opportunity to visit with her in the hospital. A truly lovely person. Our prayers are with you and your family. Jim and Linda Pauchnik

  14. John, you and your family have our deepest sympathy on the passing of your mother. God Bless your family, Ray & Debi Simpson

  15. Steve,Nancy and Plaso Family.Our thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family during this time of sadness. Sally and Steve

  16. Dear Plaso Family, I was saddened to hear of Mrs. Plaso’s passing. Growing up in Sacred Heart of Mary Church I had the honor of speaking to her often as she and my mother Genevieve were friends. I will always remember her for her warmth, sincerity and strong Christian ideals that were an example to everyone. You have my sincerest condolences on your loss with equal assurance of the great reward she now enjoys with our Savior Jesus Christ. Warmest regards and hopes of peace in this difficult time.

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