joseph evano
Joseph Evano, 86 of Weirton died Wednesday, December 5, 2001 at the Weirton Medical Center. Joe was born on January 18, 1915 in Snowshoe, PA, the son of the late Michael and Ann Vojnick Evano. He was also preceded in death by his first wife, Pearl Urban Evano on March 18, 1976. Three brothers, Michael, John and George , five sisters, Margaret Meader, Sophie Zane DeVoe, Sue Dunlevy, Ann Rovisky and Elizabeth Sylveski, also preceded him in death. Joe retired from Weirton Steel Tin Mill where he worked as a checker for 46 years. He was a member of the Saint Joseph the Worker Roman Catholic Church and the fourth degree assembly of the Knights of Columbus 3734 and the Weirton Steel 25 year club. His wife, Margaret Krishak Evano, survives. He is also survived by his son, Joseph C. Evano and his wife Patricia Ann, of Weirton, his daughter Judith Porreca and her husband Joseph of Wintersville, OH and his granddaughter, Dr. Suzanne Evano of Weirton, WV, his brother Andy Evano of Steubenville and his three sisters, Joan Tucci of Steubenville, OH, Helen Zivkovich and Mary Rusinovich both of Baltimore. Visitation will be Thursday 2-4 & 7-9 PM at the Greco Hertnick Funeral Home 3219 Main Street Weirton. Knights of Columbus 3734 Rosary will be recited at 7 PM and the fourth degree assembly will stand honor guard from 7-9 PM. Funeral Liturgy with Mass will be celebrated at 12 noon Friday at Saint Joseph the Worker Church. Interment will be in Saint Paul Cemetery, Weirton, WV Memorial contributions may be made to the Saint Joseph the Worker Church Memorial Fund, 229 California Avenue Weirton, WV 26062. Obit/ share your thoughts at Funeral Home: Greco Hertnick Funeral Home 3219 Main Street Weirton, WV US 26062

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  1. We are sorry to hear of your loss. Please know that we are praying for you. I didn’t know Joe very well, but he was my father’s (John) favorite uncle. He looked very much like his brother, my grandfather, John Sr.

  2. Sorry we weren’t able to make it to the funeral home; didn’t read the paper til it was too late. We convey our sincerest sympathies to you and your family. Ray & Sandi Gajtka Matt & Mark

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