Pietrina (Rizzo) Donzella

August 2, 1936 - August 13, 2022

08/02/1936 - 08/13/2022

Past Services

Visitation
Monday August 22, 2022
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Wheeling Chapel
1400 Eoff Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
(304) 232-0330 | Directions
Visitation
Monday August 22, 2022
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Wheeling Chapel
1400 Eoff Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
(304) 232-0330 | Directions
Funeral Service
Tuesday August 23, 2022
11:00 am
St. Michael Catholic Church
Wheeling, WV 26003
Directions
Cemetery
Tuesday August 23, 2022
12:00 pm
Mt. Calvary Cemetery-Wheeling
1685 National Road
Wheeling, WV 26003
(304) 242-0460 | Directions

Pietrina (Rizzo) Donzella, 86, of Wheeling, WV, passed away Saturday, August 13, 2022, in Good Shepherd Nursing Home, Wheeling.

Pietrina was born August 2, 1936, in Monteparano, Italy, a daughter of the late Michael and Caterina Vizzaro Rizzo.

In addition to her parents, Pietrina was preceded in death by 2 brothers and 2 sisters. She is survived by her loving husband of 62 years, Domenico T. Donzella; two sons, Guy (Lori) Donzella and Michael (Wendy) Donzella, both of Wheeling; six grandchildren, Anthony (Hallie) Donzella, Domenico (Cassidy) Donzella, Katarina Donzella, Megan Donzella, Shelby (Cory) Rutt and Jeshua (Meagan) Burwell; 2 great-granddaughter’s, Cara Donzella and Luna Donzella; 1 brother, Fedelie Rizzo; 2 sisters, Lisa Bessozi and Maria Vinall.

Friends will be received from 1:00-3:00 pm and 6:00-8:00 pm, Monday, August 22, 2022, at Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1400 Eoff Street, Wheeling, where a vigil service will be held at 7:30 pm.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 am, Tuesday, August 23, 2022, at St. Michael Catholic Church.
Interment will follow in Mount Calvary Cemetery, Wheeling.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Michael Parish, 1225 National Road, Wheeling, WV 26003, or by clicking here.

 

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Erik Schramm
26 days ago

Our condolences to the Donzella family.

Erik Schramm

Alex Kozlowski
30 days ago

Domenic,
My heart goes out to you and your family, know that you are in my thoughts and prayers.
Sincerely,
Alex Kozlowski

Theresa Talbert
1 month ago

I’m so so for loss,

Dennis R. Albaugh
1 month ago

My sincere and humble condolences to the family and friends of Mrs.Donzella. Denny Albaugh

Mark and Pam Puglisi
1 month ago

We are very sorry for your loss. Pietrina was such a sweet neighbor and we will miss seeing her on her neighborhood walks.

Joetta varanasi
1 month ago

Sorry for the loss of Petrina.

Victoria Lyn Jeskey
1 month ago

I am very sorry for your loss. I have been saying rosaries for her soul, and for your family. God bless you.