Louis A. DiPaolo, 87, of St. Clairsville, Ohio died Monday, January 18, 2021 in the Wheeling Hospital. He was born January 7, 1934 in Bellaire, Ohio son of the late E. Louis and Marry Sarra DiPaolo.
Lou was the retired plant manager for Satralloy in Mingo Junction, Ohio, a Catholic by faith, member of the Sons of Italy Lodge 754 Bellaire, Ohio and the Belmont Hills Country Club. He graduated from St. John Central High School and West Liberty State College and served in the US Army doing the Korean War.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sisters, Grace Nickerson and Teresa Fabry.
Surviving are his wife, Sandra Tucker DiPaolo, three children, Michelle (Ronald) Matella of Lake Worth, Florida, Louis A. (Shelly) DiPaolo of Tallahasse, Florida and Francine (Michael) Sadowski of Florence, Montana. Also eight grandchildren, Matthew Matella, Andrew (Laura) Matella, Maggie Matella, Christian (Ashlee) DiPaolo, Nathaniel DiPaolo, Ryan Sadowski, Alyssa (Dan) Daley and Aaron (Paige) Sadowski, seven great grandchildren, Joseph, Emily, Olivia, Avery, Savannah, Clara and Ellie and several nieces and nephews.
Private visitation will be held at the convenience of the family. Private funeral services will be held on Thursday at 1 pm at the Bauk- necht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 441 37th Street Bellaire, Ohio with Fr. Daniel Heusel officiating. The family invites the public to follow the virtual services by going to https://client.tribucast. com/tcid./73507551. Entombment in the Holly Memorial Gardens Mausoleum in Pleasant Grove, Ohio. Memorial contributions may be made in lieu of flowers to the Wounded Warrior Project or to Boys Town by going to TMC- Funding.com. Share your thoughts and memories with Lou’s family at www. bauknechtaltmeyer.com.