Mary G. Mellis, 92, of Weirton, passed away Monday, January 30, 2006 at the Weirton Medical Center. She was born in Chios, Greece on September 24, 1913. Mary was also preceded in death by her husband George J. Mellis on June 28, 1992, brothers Nick and George Makricostas and sister Irene Matheos. Mary was a homemaker and a member of the All Saints Greek Orthodox Church. Mary’s survivors include her sons Mr. and Mrs. John Mellis of Annapolis, MD and Mr. and Mrs. James Mellis of Silver Springs, MD and daughter Irene and Don Pidgeon of Frederick, MD. Friends will be received Tuesday 2-4 and 6-8PM at the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main Street, Weirton. Additional visitation will be held Wednesday from 10 until the 11AM funeral services at the All Saints Greek Orthodox Church. Reverend Father Frank Milanese will officiate. Interment will be in Chestnut Ridge Cemetery, Florence, PA. Please consider a contribution in memory of Mary to the All Saints Greek Orthodox Church, 3528 West Street, Weirton, WV 26062. Share tributes with her family at Funeral Home: Greco Hertnick Funeral Home 3219 Main Street Weirton, WV US 26062

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  1. Jim, John & Irene, My deepest sympathy on the loss of your mother. God has let you have her for all these years and now He has taken her home. May God grant her eternal peace. Delores (Aftanas) Azzarello

  2. Johnny & Jimmy, sorry to hear about your Mom. She is at peace now. I was surprised she was still living in Weirton. God be with you both and all of your family. Hope to see you both in 2008.

  3. I’m sorry to hear about the loss of your Mother. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.

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