Joseph Salatino

SALATINO, Joseph M., 71, of Wellsburg, WV, passed away on Saturday, January 19, 2013, at Valley Hospice Care Center North, Steuben-ville, OH.

Joe was born on March 14, 1941, in Follansbee, WV. He was the son of Domenic and Josephine (Natale) Salatino.

Joe was a Catholic by faith. He was retired from Eagle Manufacturing, Wellsburg, WV. Joe was a member of the Wellsburg Moose and was an avid golfer.

In addition to his parents, Joe was preceded in death by a stepson, Steven Thompson; and five brothers: Mike, Freddy, Rocco, Joseph and Kenny Salatino.

Joe is survived by his wife, Rose Salatino of Wellsburg, WV; five children: Carmen Mason of Weirton, WV, Rocco (Sonya) Salatino of Weirton, WV, Lori Salatino of Newark, OH, Rick (Andrea) Salatino of Weirton, WV and Stephanie Thompson of Wheeling, WV; seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; four brothers: Pete Marzano of Cleveland, OH, Domenic “Jr.” Salatino of Weirton, WV, Anthony “Tony” Salatino of Wellsburg, WV, and Ralph Salatino of Follansbee, WV; three sisters: Lucy Masi of Uniontown, PA, and Carmen Smith and Rose Kovalcheck, both of Michigan; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Family and friends will be received on Tuesday, January 22, 2013, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and again on Wednesday, January 23, 2013, from 10 a.m. until time of Liturgy of the Word at 11 a.m. at the Chambers Funeral Home, 1030 Main St., Wellsburg, WV (304-737-3551), with Mgsr. Paul Huddock of St. Anthony’s Catholic Church presiding.

Following the service, Joe will be cremated. Private inurnment will occur at a later date.

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