PERCONTI, Dorothy Lewis, surrounded by her family, Dorothy Lewis Perconti, 85, of Delray Beach, FL, formerly of Weirton, passed away peacefully Jan. 7, 2014, at Hospice of Palm Beach County.
Born Sept. 23, 1928, in Weirton, Dorothy was the daughter of the late George and Anne Krayzel Klash. She was also preceded in death by her first husband Harry "Bud" Lewis, second husband Bernard Perconti and brother, Kenneth Klash.
She is survived by her five children, Linda Lewis, Gary (Stacy) Lewis, Don (Lisa) Lewis, Brian Lewis, and Gail (Joe) Duke who all reside out-of-state. She has 10 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren and two sisters, Marian Lammers and Evelyn Gegas of Weirton.
Dorothy graduated from Weir High School in 1946 and moved to South Florida in 1982, where she resumed an active work life and recreational schedule until she retired in 2000.
She is dearly loved and missed by her entire family and many friends both in West Virginia and Florida.
Friends will be received at Greco Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main St., Weirton 4-8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 17, 2014.
Funeral Liturgy with Mass will be celebrated 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014, at St. Paul's Roman Catholic Church with the Reverend Father Larry Dorsch officiating. Interment will follow in St. Paul's Cemetery.