With her family by her side, Martha Dodasovich, 75, of Weirton, passed away Friday, July 10, 2009. Born November 1, 1933 in Weirton, she was a daughter of the late George and Ljuba Stepanovich Mandich. She was also preceded in death by her brothers Nick, Sam, Robert and Milan Mandich. Mrs. Dodasovich graduated from the College of Steubenville. She taught at Mingo High School in Jefferson County, OH and for Weir High, Weir Jr. High and Oak Glen High School in Hancock County. She was a member of the Holy Resurrection Serbian Eastern Orthodox Church where she was active in the Petar Krstich Choir, K.S.S. Sveta Petka and K.S.S. Vidovdan. Martha volunteered at the Weirton Senior Center and was a member of the Hancock County Association of Retired School Employees. Most of all, Martha loved to travel, especially going to the beach with her family. Martha is survived by her husband George Robert Dodasovich of Weirton, whom she married on July 14, 1963; daughter Andrea Dodasovich and her son-in-law Mark Findrick of Pittsburgh. Friends will be received Sunday from 1-3 and 6-8 at the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main Street, Weirton. Pomen services will be held 7PM Sunday in the funeral home. Funeral Liturgy will be celebrated at 10:00AM Monday at the Holy Resurrection Serbian Eastern Orthodox Church in Steubenville, OH. The Very Reverend Father Rade Merick will officiate. Interment will be in the Holy Resurrection Serbian Cemetery, Steubenville. Funeral Home: Greco Hertnick Funeral Home 3219 Main Street Weirton, WV US 26062

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  1. martha has been my close friend for over seven years. we have shared many tears and very much laughter through the years. i will miss her very much. she has found peace and is now in a better place. my prayers go out to bob and andrea your mother was a very kind person and will be missed by alot of people love lynn

  2. Dear Bobby, Andrea, & Mark, “Marth” was more than Kuma, she was our friend. We loved her with all our hearts. I will always wish her Happy Birthday on Halloween and light a candle. What special times we had together as a family…in Weirton and in Florida. Memory Eternal! Wishing you Peace and love, Laurie, Terry, Liana, Abigail, and Melanie

  3. George, I have known Martha ever since high school. I knew the mandich family well and she was always one of my favorites . What a wonderful person. She loved my father Coach Hamill . My thoughts and prayers are with all of you. sincerely, Jerry Hamill

  4. I am so sorry to hear of your loss, Martha always made me laugh when she came into the bank. My thoughts and prayers are with you Terri Cline

  5. Dear Mr. Dodasovich and Andrea, The years and miles may have separated us, but my heart is still full of the fondest memories of blackberry picking, your family taking me to see the ocean for the very first time, trips to Meadowcroft Village, fish at your house during lent, and so many wonderful memories. I still hear Mrs. Dodasovich singing and humming beautiful melodies. Sent with love and remembrance, Trudy

  6. Dear Bob, Andrea, and Mark, I loved Martha. All of you know that. She was unique, funny, caring, and so much more. I will always treasure the years we spent together at Weir High. She could always put me in a good mood and make me laugh. All of you were so important to her. When she spoke of you, Andrea, she’d always say you were her breath of life. I am going to miss her, but I’ll always remember the good times we shared,and always she’ll be “Mushy” to me. I loved her. God bless you. Love, Mary Lou James

  7. We send our deepest regrets and warmest prayers to the family on the passing of Martha. She like the rest of her family were all loving and classy people. They were the exact type that made Weirton what it was…A wonderful town full of wonderful people.Ken&Carolee Divich

  8. Family of Mrs. Dodasovich. Ms. Mandich was my teacher at Mingo. She was a wonderful teacher and after graduation whenever I saw her I always got a hug. I know that she will be missed by her family and friends.

  9. Dearest Andrea, In my mind’s eye I always picture your mother smiling and laughing- her love and admiration for you was indeed constant. Oh how your parents, you and I laughed when you moved into your apartment on Mt. Washington. The close relationship you had with your mother was a joy to behold. My deepest sympathy to you, your father and Mark.

  10. Andrea and Mark: John and I are so very sorry for your loss. Losing a parent is so very difficult. We are keeping you in our thoughts and prayers. Love, Dotti

  11. Dear Bob, Andrea, and Mark. I would like to extend my condolences on the passing of Martha. I worked with her for many years when she was at Weir High. I will always remember the trip she took with me and 45 students to New York City. She will be missed by many people.

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