Cecilia R. Petros, 92, formerly of Benwood, WV, passed away Monday, February 22, 2016 in Rex Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, in Apex, NC.
Ceil was born July 4, 1923, a daughter of the late Stephen and Mary Julia (Zilka) Moncman. She was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church. Ceil worked at Wheeling Hospital as a Registered Nurse for 15 years. She was a Wheeling Hospital Alumni, former Volunteer at Wheeling Hospital and the Red Cross.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband, Lee Edward Petros (2011); a son (unnamed newborn); a newborn daughter, Lee Ann Petros; three brothers Charles, Bernard and Jerome Moncman; and a granddaughter Abigail Petros.
Ceil is survived by one son, William (Karen) Petros of Morgantown; one daughter, Marianne (Robert) Burger of Cary, NC; one brother Cyril Moncman of Wellsburg; and four grandchildren, Nathaniel & Kathryn Petros, Celia & Caroline Burger.
Family and friends will be received Friday, March 4 from 6-9 pm, at Altmeyer Funeral Homes Elm Grove Chapel, 154 Kruger St., Wheeling. A mass of Christian burial will be held Saturday, March 5, at 10 am at St. Vincent de Paul Church, 2244 Marshall Av., Wheeling with Rev. Gary Naegele officiating. Interment will follow at Mt Calvary Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Wheeling Hospital Volunteer services, 1 Medical Park, Wheeling 26003 or Rex Rehabilitation & Nursing Care Center, 911 So. Hughes St., Apex, NC 27502, or in C/O www.tmcfunding.com.
Friends and family may view the obituary and express their condolences to the Petros family at www.altmeyer.com.