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Mary L. Sacco

June 6, 1925 - November 5, 2021

Mary L.(Tofel) Sacco, 96, of Wheeling, WV, passed away on November 5, 2021 at Continuous Care Center, Wheeling.
She was born on June 6, 1925 in Wheeling, WV, daughter of the late Stephen Tofel & Mary (Tuma) Tofel.
Mary was a homemaker, volunteered at O.V.M.C. and AARP, long time resident of Elmhurst, a member of Christian Mothers and lifelong fan of Jeopardy. Mary enjoyed playing cards, working puzzles and traveling but her true happiness came from spending time with her family.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, of 57 years, Edward J. Sacco; brothers, Edward W. Tofel, Stephen S. Tofel and Arthur K. Tofel; sister, Helen
O. Benline.
Survivors include her sons, Edward W. (Barbara) Sacco of LaGrange GA and Thomas R. Sacco of Chesapeake, VA; daughter, Nancy J. Morris of Martins Ferry, OH; six grandchildren, Brian (Sally), Brad (Kathleen), Benjamin (Brooke), Jennifer (Rob), Todd and Sarah (Jeremy); 13 great-grandchildren, Carson, Connor, Mallory, Meredith, Grant, Audrey, Austin, Bobby, Riley, Leah, Kaylee, Dominic and Jameson; two sisters-in-law, Josephine Tofel and Bertha Sacco and numerous nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received on Friday, November 12, 2021 at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Elm Grove Chapel, 154 Kruger Street, Wheeling from 5-8pm with Memorial Mass being held on Saturday, November 13, 2021 at St. Michael Catholic Church at 11 am with Rev. Carlos Melocoton Jr. serving as Celebrant.
Entombment will follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Wheeling.
The family wishes to convey a special thank you to the staff at Elmhurst for being her extended family, who helped make her life, long and happy, to the Continuous Care staff who provided compassionate, loving and spiritual care and lastly, Valley Hospice, for providing comfortable end of life care.
Memorial Contributions may be made to Elmhurst House of Friendship at 1228 National Road, Wheeling, WV 26003.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Friday, November 12, 2021

Time: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove Chapel

154 Kruger Street
Wheeling, WV 26003

Service Information

Date: Saturday, November 13, 2021

Time: 11:00 am


St. Michael Catholic Church

Wheeling, WV 26003

Cemetery Information

Date: Saturday, November 13, 2021


Mt. Calvary Cemetery Mausoleum-Wheeling

Wheeling, WV 26003

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