Sophie Tenaglio, 72, of Weirton, died Tuesday, April 29, 2003 at the Weirton Medical Center. She was born September 12, 1930 in Weirton, daughter of the late Joseph A. and Helen Harrismanko Pacobit. Her sister, Elizabeth Riley, also preceded her in death. Sophie was a homemaker and a loving mother, sister, aunt, grandmother and wife. She was a member of the Sacred Heart of Mary Catholic Church, Past President of the Christian Mothers and PTA. She worked for the Board of Elections for many years and enjoyed crocheting gifts for people. She is survived by her husband Daniel T. Tenaglio, Sr. whom she married September 20, 1952; sons Daniel, Jr. and his wife Cindy of Weirton and Joseph at home; three daughters Daniela Geissler and her husband David of Follansbee, Annette Crowe and her husband Richard of Wintersville, OH and Dee Stubbs of Mingo Junction, OH; brother Edward Pacobit and his wife Sally of Weirton; sister Nancy Pacobit of Pittsburgh, PA. Sophie also has 6 grandchildren, Daniel and Jennifer Geissler, Richie Crowe, Nicole Stubbs, Danielle and Shelby Tenaglio. Visitation will be held on Thursday from 2:00 – 4:00 and 7:00 – 9:00PM at the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main Street, Weirton. Funeral liturgy with mass will be celebrated 10:00AM Friday at the Sacred Heart of Mary Catholic Church with Rev. Father Kent Durig presiding. Interment will be at the St. Paul Cemetery, Weirton. Memorial contributions can be sent to the American Liver Foundation, 7410 Georgia Avenue, NW, Suite Four, Washington, DC 20012. Share tributes with her family at Funeral Home: Greco Hertnick Funeral Home 3219 Main Street Weirton, WV US 26062

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  1. We are deeply saddened to her of your mom’s passing. She was and always will be a great lady. The memories we have of yesteryear will always bring a smile to our faces. I will miss my holdiday hug and kiss that your mother so generously gave when she saw me in church. I expect Joey to keep the tradition. A consoling thought, that she is in God’s hands where no harm or ill shall ever weaken her again. An she will be there to welcome us us open arms, hugs and kisses. In our thoughts, The RuszkowskiFamily, Stella, Rita, Barbara andGary Silvestri Family

  2. My deepest symphathy to the family. She is in God’s hands. May she rest with the Angels. My mom use to be a good friend At Sacred Heart.

  3. Our prayers have been with you and continue to be with you. We have good memories of coming to your house when our children were young to sing Christmas Carols for Sacred Heart of Mary. Sophia always had gifts and treats for the little ones. Her kind words and gifts are remembered and appreicated. Most of all we remember the many conversations on the porch when Martin was the newspaper carrier, especially in the summer. God bless you. We will miss you. You have our deepest sympathy.

  4. Jennifer and family, On behalf of my family (The Amedeo Guglielmo family), you have our sincere sympathy. She is resting is peace. Bless you all.

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