Carolyn Mae (Gheen) Gianangeli

May 17, 1932 - June 17, 2020

05/17/1932 - 06/17/2020

Carolyn Mae (Gheen) Gianangeli, 88 of Bellaire, Ohio passed away Wednesday, June 17, 2020. She was born May 17, 1932 in Wheeling, West Virginia, daughter of the late Carl and Lillie Gheen. Carolyn will be fondly remembered as a person who could make anybody smile with her infectious laugh, and her unwavering ability to listen and support. Some of her favorite moments were spent watching football games and golf tournaments, but she cherished time spent with friends and family the most, whom she often gathered together for her famous Sunday spaghetti dinners. Carolyn was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great grandma who always put her family first.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband of 69 years, John Gianangeli, Jr.

Carolyn is survived by her children, John Michael (Elaine) Gianangeli of St. Clairsville, Ohio, Linda (Richard) Gulla of Shadyside, Ohio, David Gianangeli of Rockmart, Georgia and Lisa (Doug) Hlad of Wheeling, West Virginia, as well as her mome grandchildren, Natalie (Scott) Petticord, Teddi Ann (Nathan Kramm) Gianangeli, Christine (Sam) Minardi, Erin (Doug) Ellis, Bryan Gianangeli, Jonathan (Hillary) Gianangeli, Julia (Cody) Cash, Hannah Hlad, Collin Hlad and ten great grandchildren.

Private services will be held the the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 441 37th Street Bellaire, Ohio with Fr. Daniel Heusel officiating. Inurnment in the Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Bellaire, Ohio.

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Patrick DeMarco
3 years ago

Linda and John.. So sorry to hear of your good mothers passing! Keep up your courage. Have faith in God’s mercy and be comforted!!!

Charlotte Cable
3 years ago

So sorry for you and your family Edin. She was a sweet caring woman

Dwain Knight
3 years ago

Linda and Family, my deepest condolences on your loss

Tricia Kanters
3 years ago

So sorry for your loss. Aunt Carolyn was always so sweet and kind to all of us.

Tricia Kanters
3 years ago

I am so sorry for your loss. Aunt Carolyn was always so sweet and kind to all of us.

Kathy Schaffer Brittner
3 years ago

My deepest sympathy at your loss. Mt thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Kathy Schaeffer Brittner
3 years ago

My deepest sympathy Lisa, Doug, Hannah and Colin. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Tammy Naylor
3 years ago

I’m sorry for your loss. Aunt Carolyn was a wonderful lady. I’ll always remember those delicious meatballs!! Love and peace to your family at this time.

Patty and Sara Bauknecht
3 years ago

Dear Lisa and family: We are thinking of you and are sorry for your loss. You’re in our prayers. Take good care.