Joseph Ferrari, 76, of Weirton, died Saturday, May 15, 2004 at the Weirton Medical Center. He was born October 20, 1927 in Colliers, WV, a son of the late Louis and Amelia Faggini Ferrari. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Eleanor Baltich Ferrari on August 22, 1999. Joseph retired with 43 years of service from Weirton Steel where he worked as a rougher in the Hot Mill. Joseph is survived by two sons, Dorin Ferrari and his wife Kathy of Las Vegas, NV and David Ferrari and his wife Luanne of Weirton; one daughter, Dorene Zanke and her husband Nick of Bellaire, OH; one brother, George Ferrari and his wife Elaine of Weirton; six grandchildren, Amy Busic of Bellaire, Cari Ice and her husband David of Plain City, OH, Melissa McCoy and her husband Darin of Plain City, OH, Jessica Ferrari of Moorehead City, NC, Brian Ferrari of Las Vegas, and Jason Ferrari of Las Vegas; and one great granddaughter, Madison Ice of Plain City. Visitation will be from 2-4 and 7-9 PM Tuesday at the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main Street, Weirton, where funeral services will be held 11AM Wednesday with Rev. Father Tony Thurston presiding. Entombment will follow at St. Paul Cemetery, Weirton. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, Hancock County Unit, P.O. Box 2166, Weirton, WV 26062. Share tributes with his family at Funeral Home: Greco Hertnick Funeral Home 3219 Main Street Weirton, WV US 26062

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  1. Dorene,Dorin and Dave you have my deepest sympathy on the loss of your father. I have many great memories of Joe from his times at PVCC. God Bless you all. Nick Kundrat

  2. Farrari family, So sorry to hear about Joe. Looking back on my childhood, Joe was probably the best friend I ever had.mb

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