Adeline R. Oleska

July 16, 1923 - October 30, 2015

07/16/1923 - 10/30/2015

Adeline Rosemay Loper (Lappert) Oleska, in her 93rd year, passed away Friday, October 30, 2015 at Valley Hospice, Steubenville, Ohio, surrounded by her family.
She was born July 16, 1923 in Wheeling, WV, daughter to the late William and Blanche Dawson Loper (Lappert).
Adeline was a retired business woman, Catholic by faith, member of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, a dedicated mother, successful business woman, great humanitarian and a beautiful person.
In addition to her parents, Adeline was preceded in death by her husband, Edward William Oleska (Olesiack), Sr.; Sister, Blanche Charnoch and grandson, Ernie Lee Ewing IV.
Surviving are four children, Edward W. Oleska, Jr. of Independence, WV, Cynthia J. Hall and her husband David of Wheeling, Susan Oleska and Peggy Oleska Hubbard all of Wheeling; sister and best friends, Betty Richie and Patty Merritt and her husband Sonny, both of Brilliant, OH; brother, Albert Loper and his wife, Margie of NC; five grandchildren, eleven great grandchildren and two great -great grandchildren.
Per Adeline’s request, there will be no services at this time.
Memorial contributions may be made to: National Alliance on Mental Illness at 115 18th Street, Wheeling, WV 26003.
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Sharon and Don Kuropatwa
7 years ago

Cynthia, So sorry to hear of your mom’s passing….she is now a beautiful angel in heaven watching down upon you….may she rest in eternal peace…..

Elsie Jones
7 years ago

I send my prayers to you all. Addie was a wonderful lady and never forgot anybody. Your family is so fortunate to have had such a beautiful heart and soul in your lives. Prayers sent your way.

Debbie Midcap Cunningham
7 years ago

Heaven has received a beautiful angel, rest in peace Addie..

Kerensa Walker
7 years ago

Tammy and Family,
I’m very sorry for the loss of your grandma. She was loved by many and will be missed. Heaven has gained a great Angel. Prayers and Hugs.

Lori Grizzle
7 years ago

I, as many others, am grateful to have known such a kind soul. Rest in Peace beautiful lady.

Jan Smith
7 years ago

Dear Cynthia, I am so sorry to hear about your mother passing. She is in God’s loving arms now and not suffering. If there is anything that I can do please let me know.

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7 years ago

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