Maria (Mary) Calcagno, 96, of Vienna W.Va., beloved wife, mother, sister, aunt, grandmother, great-grandmother, went to be with the angels on Jesus' birthday, Dec. 25, 2012, she passed peacefully in her sleep.
Mary was born Oct. 18, 1916 in Sparanise, Italy, the daughter of Giovanni and Rosaria Dama. She came to America in 1922 with her parents and five siblings who are all deceased. Mary was married to Salvatore on Sept. 9, 1938 and they were married many happy years until he passed in 1980.
Mary is survived by three children, Teresa A. Lyons and her husband Bernard, Joanne Beltran, and Salvatore Calcagno and his wife Jane, 14 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren, many nieces and nephews; and many other family members and friends.
In addition to her husband Salvatore, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Rosemarie, son-in-law Charles, and grandson Jason.
Funeral services are being handled by Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home in Vienna. There will be a funeral Mass on Saturday at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Parkersburg at 10 a.m.