Monday, May 10, 2010

Ascenzo Trombetta

The obit of Ascenzo Trombetta appeared in the Steubenville (Ohio) Herald Star on August 30, 1972
Ascenzo P. Trombetta, 80, of 655 Lawson Avenue, Steubenville, Ohio died at 7:10 p.m. Monday, August 28, 1972 in Ohio Valley Hospital after an extended illness.  He was born June 24, 1892 in Pettorano Sul Gizio, Province Aquila, Italy, son of the late Francesco and Brigida Gennette Trombetta.  He retired in 1968 from the Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel Corp.  He was married in 1920 to the former Maria DiPronio who survives, also surviving is a sister, Mrs. Rosa Terrbile in Sora, Italy, a nephew, Louis Terrbile and a niece, Mrs. Tony (Rita) DiCarlantonio both of the residence. He was a member of St. Anthony's Catholic Church, where a Solemn Funeral High Mass, will be celebrated 9 a.m. Thursday, August 31, 1972 with Msgr. Paul L. Richter celebrant.  Burial will follow in Mt. Calvary Cemetery.  Friends may call at the Mosti Funeral Home from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday.  Rosary Wednesday at 7 p.m. in the funeral home.


  1. Where did you find this obit? My great aunt is Maria Di Pronio.

  2. It was published in the Steubenville Ohio herald Star newspaper. You can go on line to view. Thanks.