Romitti, Louis, Sr. 27 Nov 1905 – 9 Mar 1997

Weirton Daily Times
March 1997

COLLIERS – Louis Romitti, 91, of Colliers died Sunday, March 9, 1997, in his home.

He was born Nov. 27, 1905, in Italy, a son of the late John and Mary Romitti. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Adaline Wagner Romitti; a son, Louis, Jr.; a daughter, Mildred Dytko; and two sisters, Alma Ghelfi and Lena.

He was a former coal miner and a retired employee of Weirton Steel Corp., where he worked for 20 years. He was a member of St. Paul Catholic Church, Weirton.

Surviving are a son, Richard of Colliers; a sister, Clara Gronczcwski of Steubenville; six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Calling hours are from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. today at James Funeral Home, 1245 Main St., Follansbee. Funeral Liturgy with Mass will be celebrated Wednesday at 10 a.m. at St. Paul Catholic Church. The Rev. Thomas Schiffer will officiate. Burial will be at St. John’s Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul Catholic Church.

***A Little Additional Information On Louis Romitti***
Born in Italy, the son of the late John & Mary (Tonelli) Romiti; husband of Adaline Wagner; father of Louis Romitti Jr; Richard Romitti; Mildred Romitti Dytko; and grandson Thomas Romitti whom he and wife Adaline raised.

*Original surname spelling Romiti per passport/travel records and United States Census.