Angelina Elizabeth (Isopo) Sforza, 98, of MeMechen, WV, passed away Wednesday, October 16, 2019, in Cumberland Pointe Care Center, St. Clairsville, OH.
Angie was born May 23, 1921, in Steubenville, OH, a daughter of the late Angelo Isopo and Philomena (Campana) Isopo Ferrie. She was a member of St. James Catholic Church, McMechen; and a member of the St. James Rosary Altar Society.
In addition to her parents, Angie was preceded in death by her husband, Fred. M. Sforza; an infant daughter, Angela Marie Sforza; three brothers, Tony Ferrie, Lawrence Ferrie and Emil P. Isopo; and three sisters, Julia Mulhern, Pasqualine “Pat” Pretzello and Arnesta Tomasetti.
Angie is survived by her son, Fred M. (Carolyn) Sforza Jr. of Chesapeake, VA; grandchildren, Michael (Heidi) Sforza of McMechen, WV, and Angelina Sforza of Chesapeake; two great-grandsons, Robbie and Emmitt Sforza; a sister, Veronica “Ronnie” Bissett of Wheeling, WV; and several nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received from noon to 3 p.m., Sunday, at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Benwood-McMechen Chapel, 214 Marshall St., McMechen, where a vigil service will be held at 2:45 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m., October 21, 2019, at St. James Catholic Church. with Rev. Arul Anthony as celebrant. Interment will follow in Mount Calvary Cemetery, Wheeling.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to St. James Catholic Church, 326 Logan St., McMechen, WV 26040; or online at www.TMCfunding.com.
Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com.