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“My deepest condolence for the lost of dear aunt Ida. A big hug ”
1 of 7 | Posted by: Egidio Stella - Ravenna

“There are no words to describe how sorry we are for your loss, our prayers and thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time, may...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: Stella Marina - Taranto

“<br />We're near to your pain. We remember her as a wonderful woman! Rip dear &quot; zia Ida &quot;. ”
3 of 7 | Posted by: Anna Stella - Taranto- Italy

“Rinaldo, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family dousing this difficult time. May she Rest in Peace. ”
4 of 7 | Posted by: Chris Fleming

“Rinaldo, Melissa, and all the Veltri family, our deepest sympathies to you in this trying time ... may she Rest In Peace . ”
5 of 7 | Posted by: Denis and Denise Palcic

“To Rinaldo and your entire family, I am so sorry for your loss and pray for that you have comfort during this difficult time. May you all be...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Rick Miller

“So sorry that I can't make the ceremony. She was an amazing woman. I loved her with all of my heart. The world lost an amazing woman!!!!! Hugs and...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: Nancy Owens


Ida Maria Veltri, 91, of Weirton died Tuesday May 16, 2017, at the Weirton Medical Center. Born on December 3, 1925, in Calabria, Italy, Ida was a daughter of the late Angelo and Carmela Perone Stella. She was also preceded in death by her husband, John Veltri in 1973; her brothers, Peppino, Eugenio, Amedeo, and Nevio Stella; and her sisters, Philomena, Rosaria Piemonde, and Maria Magnone. After her husband John passed away, Ida worked as a certified nurse’s aide at the Weirton Geriatric Center to support her family. She retired in 1996. A very religious lady, Ida prayed the rosary every morning and every night. She enjoyed tending to her garden, cooking and was an avid reader. Most of all Ida cherished time spent with her family. She is survived by her son, Rinaldo Veltri (Melissa) of Weirton, WV; her daughter, Aurora Pulice (Albert) of Burgettstown, PA; step son, Alfonso Veltri (Helga) of Jersey City, NJ; step daughter, Josie Peller (Stanley) of Las Vegas, NV; brother, Medoro Stella of Weirton, WV; grandchildren, Rachel Veltri and Dante and Isabella Pulice; and many nieces and nephews. Visitation will be 4-8 PM Thursday at the Greco Hertnick Funeral Home 3219 Main Street Weirton, WV Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11 AM Friday, at Saint Joseph the Worker Roman Catholic Church, Weirton. Rev. Fr. Dennis J. Schuelkens, Jr. will preside. Interment will follow at Saint Paul’s Cemetery, Weirton. Memorial contributions may be made to Saint Joseph the Worker Church 229 California Avenue Weirton, WV 26062 Share tributes at www.grecohertnick.com 304 748 3219

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