CERVELLI, Violet, 88, of Fairpoint, OH, died Sunday, November 24, 2013, at Forrest Hills Nursing Home.

She was born April 14, 1925, at Lafferty, OH, a daughter of the late Attilio and Mary Melchiori Prantil.

She was a member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Fairpoint, where she sang in the choir, worked in the kitchen and was a bingo volunteer. She also was a member of the St. Francis Society and worked at the food pantry.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Maurice Cervelli; her brothers, Ernest, Mario and Louis Prantil; and her sisters, Sylvia Pecci, Ida Prantil and SR Mary Silvia.

Surviving are several nieces and nephews with Gloria Colisimo of Shadyside, OH, and Margaret Gamcik of Fairpoint, OH, representing the Prantil and Cervelli families locally.

Friends will be received from 10-11:30 a.m. Friday, November 29 at the Beck- Altmeyer Funeral Home and Crematory, St. Clairsville, OH, followed by Violet’s funeral Mass at noon at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church with Fr. Thomas Graven the celebrant. Burial will follow at Union Cemetery, St. Clairsville.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Joseph’s Church.

Online condolences at www.altmeyer.com.