Elizabeth Delores Clevenger Romanello, 80, died peacefully at her home with her children and family by her side on August 28, 2014. She was born in Sandy Hook, Kentucky on June 25th, 1934, the daughter of the late Beecher and Irene Adkins Clevenger. She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald Romanello and her brother, Randall Clevenger. Delores is survived by her children – Beverly (Marvin) Pertuset, Greg (Karen) Romanello, Joe (Angel) Romanello, and Jill (Rick McCleese) Romanello. Grandchildren – Lori (Shane) Conover of Blanchester, OH; Seth (Philiss) Carkeek of Georgetown, OH; Marcus (Shawntae) Romanello of West Chester, OH; Matthew (Mareena) Romanello of Lucasville, OH; Michael (Natalie) Romanello of Unionville Center, OH; Dana Romanello of Nashville, TN; Wes (Chrissy) Romanello of Wheelersburg, OH; Amanda Merritt of Morgantown, WV. Great Grandchildren – Colt Conover; Isabelle & Layla Elliott; Halle Carkeek; Baylen, Beckham, Benjamin & Brahmston Romanello; Bryce Romanello; Zachary Romanello Gahm; Rydan Romanello; Finley & Felix Romanello. She is also survived by her sister Sabina Sue (Dennis) Hegarty; sister in law, Darlene Clevenger; brother in law, Robert (Betty) Romanello and many nieces and nephews. Delores began her 28 year nursing career at Mercy Hospital, retiring from Southern Ohio Medical Center. Delores was a devoted mother and grandmother. She loved music, dancing and spending time with her family and friends. Her positive outlook on life influenced everyone she met. She will never be forgotten.
Friends and family are welcome to attend visitation at Erwin-Dodson-Allen Funeral Home in Minford, OH on Saturday August 30th, 2014 from 1pm-4pm. Funeral services will begin at 4pm. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to SOMC Hospice, 2201 25th St., Portsmouth, OH 45662. The family also encourages you to visit musicandmemory.org. Online condolences may be sent to www.edafh.com.3 Comments