Nellie M. Pasternak
December 16, 1916 ~ October 28, 2007
Nellie M. Pasternak, 90, of Weirton, WV, passed away Sunday, October 28, 2007 at the Weirton Medical Center. Born December 16, 1916 in Finleyville, PA, she was the daughter of the late Titus and Anna Fefolt Jaki. Nellie was also preceded in death by her husband Joseph A. Pasternak on June 6, 1994 and brothers Titus and Joseph Jaki.
Nellie was a former employee of the Westinghouse Air Brake Division, a homemaker and a member of the Hancock County Senior Citizens Association.
Nellie is survived by her sons Greg Pasternak and his wife Linda of Pittsburgh, PA and Gary Pasternak and his wife Beth of Ocean City, NJ; grandchildren Lauren, Brian and Jennifer Pasternak, Michele O’Kane and her husband Joe and great grandson Andrew O’Kane.
Friends will be received Thursday 2-4 and 6-8 PM at the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main Street, Weirton. Funeral Liturgy with Mass will be celebrated 11AM Friday, November 2, at St. Joseph the Worker Roman Catholic Church. Reverend Father Dean Borgmeyer will officiate. Entombment will be in St. Paul Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Madonna High School, 150 Michael Way, Weirton, WV 26062.
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Gary and Beth, Barbara and I send our sincere condolences to you and your family. I fondly remember visiting your home during our years at Madonna HS and the hospitality your parents always provided. Our prayers are with you. Your friends always, Barbara and Sandy Ricciardi
DEAR GARY AND FAMILY, MY SINCERE SYMPATHIES ON THE PASSING OF YOUR MOM. YOU WILL BE IN MY THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS AT THIS DIFFICULT TIME. DEBBIE HARTMAN CARTER
Gary and Greg, My sympathies on your mothers passing; I’m out of town on business or I would deliver them personally. I will always have fond memories of both of your parents. They were always enthusiastic and delivered kind words to us at all of our basketball games (even when we played lousy !!) Again my deepest sympathies, Denis
Gary: I am so sorry and my thoughts are with you and your family. I lost my father in June 06 and my mother this past June. Time does help heal. Mike
My deepest sympathy for your loss. Your Mom was always so pleasant and full of energy! She was such a comfort and help to my Mom the last few years of her life. I will always be thankful to her for that. May God bless you and comfort you in this sad time. Gilda (Ruszkowski) Vasko
Gary, Greg and families; Mrs. Pasternak was a wonderful neighbor and special friend to my grandparents. She aways referred to my grandmother as Mrs. Reed though she is only 3yrs. older than Nellie. I remember her being such an outgoing person, always saying hello, and proud of her family. On behalf of my grandma, parents, and brother, I send you all our deepest regrets and sympathy. Mrs. Pasternak will be sadly missed though remembered through wonderful memories. Kindly, Earl Jason Reed
Dear Gary, I am very sorry to hear of your Mother’s death. God Bless you and your family today and always. Sincerely, Mary Kaye Charnie Druliner
Greg, I was so sorry to hear of the passing of your mother. I remember visiting often through high school and college. Your mother always made ne feel right at home. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers.