The Times West Virginian

Obituaries

October 17, 2012

Elizabeth Ann Lehosit-Rakocky

Mrs. Elizabeth Ann Lehosit-Rakocky, 97, of Fairmont, died Sunday evening (Oct. 14, 2012) at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown.

She was born in Fayette County on Sept. 13, 1915, daughter of the late Steve and Helen Olah Sakaley.

Elizabeth retired from Owens-Illinois where she worked in the selecting department and also previously worked at Westinghouse. After retirement she delivered newspapers for the Times West Virginian.

She was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church where she was an Ecumenical minister at the church. She was also a member of the Catholic Daughters of America Court Joan of Arc No. 341. She was also a member of the church choir and TOPS. She was an avid bowler and was a former poll worker.

Elizabeth is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Robert and Sue Ann Lehosit and Mark R. and Kimberly Lehosit, both of Fairmont; one daughter and son-in-law, Nancy and Samuel Veltri of Shinnston; and one step-son, Stephen Rakocky of Fairmont. She is also survived by her grandchildren, Tonya (Pete) Steere, Kelly Lehosit and husband Curtis Jones, Jill (Mike) Straight, Jason (Meighen) Lehosit, Heather (Ryan) Freeman, Chris Veltri, Bruce Veltri, Elaine Veltri and Josh Veltri.

She is also survived by her great-grandchildren, Jocelynn Jones, Angelo Jones, Curtlin Jones, Cayden Jones, Ally Straight, Blake Straight, Sophia Elizabeth Lehosit, Chloe Aileen Lehosit, Maximillian Markis Freeman, Tony Veltri, Kash Veltri, Brandi Gaston, Mary Elizabeth Gaston, Maria Veltri, Miranda Veltri, Mikaela Veltri, Melania Veltri and Joshua Veltri; and one great-great-grandchild, Tyler Veltri. Also surviving is one brother-in-law, Mike Manzo of Cleveland.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her first husband, Charles Lehosit, in 1986; her second husband, Steve Rakocky, in 2008; five brothers, Frank, Nick, George, John and Sam; two sisters, Erma Jacin and Mollie Juhas; and one step-sister, Isabelle Manzo.

Friends may call at Ross Funeral Home, 801 Fairmont Ave., Fairmont, on Thursday from 6-9 p.m. and Friday from noon-4 and 6-9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday at 11 a.m. at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church on Maryland Avenue with Fr. Richard Ulam, O.S.B. as Celebrant. Entombment will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.rossfh.com.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • Shane Camden Shaffer

    Shane Camden Shaffer, 49, of Fairmont, passed from this life Sunday (April 20, 2014) at Ruby Memorial Hospital, after a brief illness. He was born in Fairmont on Jan. 9, 1965, the son of Robert C. and Judith Nichols Shaffer.

    April 22, 2014

  • Phyllis Ann Stewart

    Phyllis Ann Stewart, 60, originally from Fairmont and lived in West Chester, Pa., passed away Tuesday (April 15, 2014).

    April 22, 2014

  • Alice Carlone

    Emilia Alice Poluck Carlone, 97, of Munhall, Pa. formerly of Fairmont, died Saturday (Feb. 8, 2014) in Pittsburgh, Pa. She was born on Sept. 23, 1916, in Hutchinson, daughter of the late Ludwick and Regina Poluck of Hutchinson.

    April 22, 2014

  • Vonda Gale Frisenda

    Vonda Gale Frisenda, 74, of Pleasant Valley, passed away Saturday (April 19, 2014) at the Tygart Center at Fairmont Campus.

    April 22, 2014

  • Twila Juanita (Saucer) Metz

    Twila Juanita (Saucer) Metz, 81, of the Arbors at Fairmont, passed away Sunday (April 20, 2014) at Fairmont General Hospital surrounded by her loving family.

    April 22, 2014

  • JP Guido II

    Joseph Paul “JP” Guido II, 61, of Fairmont, passed away Wednesday (April 16, 2014) at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown after a short battle with lung cancer.

    April 21, 2014

  • Emmett “Bud” Schmuck

    Emmett Lewis “Bud” Schmuck passed away at home on Friday (April 18, 2014). He was born in Taylor County on Feb. 13, 1936, a son of the late Emmet Schmuck and Cora M. Squires Schmuck.

    April 21, 2014

  • James Pearl

    James Edward Pearl, 87, of Rivesville community, passed away Friday afternoon (April 18, 2014) at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown.

    April 21, 2014

  • Emmett “Bud” Schmuck

    Emmett Lewis “Bud” Schmuck passed away at home on Friday (April 18, 2014).

    April 20, 2014

  • JP Guido II

    Joseph Paul “JP” Guido II, 61, of Fairmont, passed away Wednesday (April 16, 2014) at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown after a short battle with lung cancer.

    April 20, 2014

House Ads
Featured Ads