lya frascari
Lya M. Frascari, 89, of Weirton died Saturday February 20, 2010, at the Weirton Medical Center. Lya was born on May 8, 1920, in Pettorano, Italy, a daughter, of the late Leonard and Anna Beraducci Federico. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Eugene Frascari; her three brothers, Manuel, Ozzie, and Arthur Federico. Lya retired from her career, where she preformed electrolysis. She was a member of the Saint Joseph the Worker Roman Catholic Church, the Christian Mothers, and the Electrolysis Society of America. She is survived by her son, Lou Frascari, of Weirton, and her brother, Anthony Federico of Reseda, CA. Visitation will be 2-4 & 6-8 PM Monday, at the Greco Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main Street Weirton, WV 26062. Funeral liturgy with mass will be celebrated 10 AM Tuesday, at Saint Joseph the Worker Roman Catholic Church, Weirton. Interment will be in Saint Paul Cemetery, Weirton.

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  1. Lou, My sincerest sympathy to you at this most difficult time. We have all been concerned about your personal recovery and now we share your grief over the loss of your mother. Please know you are in my prayers.

  2. Dear Lou, There is never a more painful nor difficult time than in dealing with the loss of a dear mother. My prayers and sincerest sympathy goes out to you. Your mother was a beautiful kind soul and I remember many wonderful times during my visits with her in WV. Always opening her home to us during family visits to WV and always preparing wonderful meals and treats! She was so gracious. I remember leaving her home generally feeling very full from delicious Italian food and drink. I will always have fond memories of your mom. My prayers are with you as you deal with this most difficult of times.

  3. Dear Lou and Family, Just wanted to let you know how sorry I was to hear about your mother. I will keep you all in my prayers. Its been a long time but I hope you are doing well.

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