KASKO, William F. "Bill," 73, of Bellaire, OH, died Saturday, February 1, 2014 at Wheeling Hospital.
He was born February 13, 1940 in Bellaire, a son of the late John A. and Anna Gorshe Kasko.
Bill was a retired accountant for Maroon Enterprises, a US Army Veteran and a member of St. John Catholic Church, American Legion Post 52, a Life Member of the Ohio River Valley Elks 231, SNPJ Society, AARP and a charter member of the Great Stone Viaduct Historical Educational Society.
Surviving are one brother, John J. (Jean) Kasko, Sr. of McMurray, PA, Guardian of Mike Masciarelli and his children, Amanda and Andrew of Bellaire; a niece, Jodi (Mike) Fera; two nephews, John J. (Carrie) Kasko, Jr. and Gary (Sue) Kasko, all of Pennsylvania; and laid to rest with his faithful companion, his beloved poodle, Jesse.
Friends will be received Wednesday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory, 441 37th St., Bellaire, with a Vigil Service at 7:45 p.m.
Funeral Liturgy with Mass will be celebrated on Thursday 10 a.m. at St. John Catholic Church with Fr. Samuel R. Saprano as celebrant. Burial will follow in Belmont County Memorial Park Cemetery, St. Clairsville, OH.
Belmont County Council of American Legions will conduct full Military Honors Thursday at 9:15 a.m. at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. John Catholic Church, 415 37th St., Bellaire, Ohio 43906 or The Great Stone Viaduct Historical Educational Society, P.O. Box 129, Bellaire, OH 43906.
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