Mary Visnic, 88, of Mingo Junction, OH died Wednesday, October 14, 2009 in Wheeling, WV. She was born in Brilliant, OH on January 12, 1921 a daughter of the late Pasquale and Concetta Sabatini LaRocca. Mary was a member of St. Agnes Catholic Church and the Catholic Womans Club and had served as a Eucharistic Minister and Lector. She also belonged to the Womans Club of Mingo and was a retired school teacher, having started her career in Dillonvale and then moving on to Mingo High School. Preceded in death by her husband Samuel “Lefty” Visnic; a brother and a sister.
Mary is survived by her daughter Samra Teramana of Wintersville; grandson John (Amy) Teramana and two great grandsons Anthony John and Luca Samuel all of Las Vegas, NV.
Friends may call at Hoff-Shorac Funeral Home, 235 Clifton Ave., Mingo Junction on Thursday from 4-7p.m. Funeral liturgy with Mass 10 a.m. Friday at St. Agnes Catholic Church with Fr. James Dunfee as celebrant. (Everyone please meet at church after 9:30 a.m.) Burial at Union Cemetery, Steubenville. Vigil services 4 p.m. Thursday. Memorial contributions may be directed to St. Agnes Church.
Date of Death: October 14, 2009