Rocchio, Jeanette R. (Sacripanti) 11 Nov 1922 – 19 Nov 2005

FOLLANSBEE, W.Va., Jeanette R. Rocchio, 83, of Follansbee, formerly of Weirton, W.Va., died Saturday, Nov. 19, 2005, at the Golden Oaks Residential Board & Care Home, Follansbee.

She was born Nov. 11, 1922, in Wellsburg, W.Va., a daughter of the late Nick and Rosa Ardente Sacripanti. She also was preceded in death by her husband, Peter J. Rocchio, whom she married Aug. 27, 1955, in Wellsburg, W.Va., and who died Dec. 29, 1983; and one sister, Virginia Cross.

She was a member of St. Paul Roman Catholic Church, Weirton, where she was also a member of the Catholic Daughters.

Surviving are three daughters, Rose Ann Piofer and her husband, Ken, of Bloomingdale, Ohio, Antonietta Alvarez and her husband, Bill, of Grove City, Ohio, and Christina Rocchio, of Weirton; six sisters, Betty Cipriani and her husband, Mario, of Follansbee, Norma Lauri, of Wellsburg, Ann Taylor and her husband, Ken, of Avella, Pa., and Gloria, Dorothy, and Eleanor Sacripanti, all of Wellsburg; and six grandchildren, Celeste, Mathew, Joshua, Joseph, Tony and Nicholas.

Visitation is from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Monday, Nov. 21, at the Steel & Wolfe Funeral Home, Inc., 380 Penco Road, Weirton. Funeral Liturgy with Mass will be held 10 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 22, at St. Paul Church, Weirton. Interment will be at St. Paul Cemetery, Weirton.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Golden Oaks Residential Board & Care Home, 108 Lee Road, Follansbee, WV 26037.