Jane Linorell Locascio, 96, formerly of Weirton, WV, passed away on Tuesday, October 30, 2012, at Stratford Commons Nursing Home in Glenwillow, Ohio. She was born in Follansbee, WV on March 14, 1916, a daughter of the late Louis and Teresa Prestia Linorell. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Kathryn Ann Locascio, sisters, Rose Mantica, Kathryn Panetta, Josephine Carpino, and brothers, Joe, Frank, Rocky and John Linorell. Jane was a retired bookkeeper, having last worked at the Weirton Salvation Army. She had been active in the Campfire Girls serving on their board for many years. She was also a member of St. Paul's Roman Catholic Church and active in St. Paul's Christian Mothers. She is survived by her son, Bill Locascio and his wife Jan of Lancaster, OH; her daughter JoAnn Locascio Green and her husband, Robert, of Solon, OH and three grandchildren, Lauren Hilyard (Shane) of Lancaster, OH, Sarah Sollee (Josh) of Hanscom, MA and Benjamin Green of Solon, OH. She has four great grandchildren, Jacob Sollee, McKenna Jane Sollee, Abigail Jane Hilyard and Mason Hilyard and many remaining nieces, nephews, and cousins. Visitation will be Friday 2-4 and 6-8pm at the Greco Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main Street, Weirton. Funeral Liturgy with Mass will be celebrated 10am Saturday, November 3, 2012 at St. Paul's Roman Catholic Church with Father Dennis Gang officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery, Follansbee, WV. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to The Hospice of the Western Reserve Inc, 300 East 185th Street, Cleveland, OH 44119.

Memories Timeline

View the Timeline


  1. JoAnn, I am sending love and prayers out to you, dear friend. You are such a wonderful person, and I know that has to be a reflection of your mom! May she rest in peace, and may God help you during this sad time. I love you. Mary Lou

  2. My dear Joanne and family, I am so sorry about the death of your mother and am thankful that her passing was painless. You were such a good daughter, and it should bring you comfort to know you brought joy to her life. May memories of happier times get you through this difficult period. I am so glad I got to spend last Thanksgiving with her. Love and prayers to all of you. Elaine

  3. Dear JoAnn and family, I wish I had had the opportunity to have met your mom. I well know how devoted you have been, which I am sure gave her great comfort. I wish I were able to be there for you physically, but know that my heart-felt sympathy and love are with you and your family. Love, Jean

  4. JoAnn and family, Please accept my condolences and prayers. I was looking for another obituary notice and come upon your mother’s. I remember her as a kind and loving person, always caring. “Those who dwell in hearts left behind never die”.

Sign the Guestbook, Light a Candle

Sign the Guestbook

  1. Candle Selection 1
  2. Candle Selection 2
  3. Candle Selection 3
  4. Candle Selection 4
  5. Candle Selection 5
  6. Candle Selection 6
  7. Candle Selection 7
  8. Candle Selection 8