ROCCHIO, Antoinette, 90, of Weirton, passed away Tuesday, January 22, 2013, at her home surrounded by her loving family.
Born May 17, 1922, in Gallo Matese Caserta, Italy. She was preceded in death by her parents, Domenico and Giuseppa Iannuccillo Dellicarpini, husband, Frank Rocchio, son, Domenic Rocchio, and brother, Patsy Dellicarpini.
Mrs. Rocchio was a homemaker, enjoyed baking, cooking, canning and spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She attended St. Joseph the Worker Church.
Mrs. Rocchio is survived by four sons, Anthony Rocchio (Alyssa), Frank Rocchio ( Jolene), Patsy Rocchio and Pete Rocchio all of Weirton; two daughters, Rose Gullotti (Michael) of Sussex, WI and Mary Jo Fracasso (Dario) of Weirton; seven grandchildren, Melissa Fracasso, Michelle Fracasso, Brittany Nicole Fracasso, Angela Bolda (Chris), Michael Gullotti (Julia), Frank Rocchio, Jr., and Dominque Rocchio; three great-grandchildren, Nicholas and Kyleb Fracasso and Joey Bolda; sister-in-law, Antoinette Chiodi, of Weirton. Mrs. Rocchio's family would like to give special thanks to Judy from Valley Hospice for the exceptional care given to their mother by her.
Friends may call on Thursday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main St., Weirton. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10 a.m. Friday at Sacred Heart of Mary Church with Fr. Manuel Gelido as celebrant. Entombment will be in St. Paul Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to Valley Hospice, 10686 St., Rt. 150, Rayland, OH 43943 in her memory.
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