Cecilia Viola Kallay of Weirton was born on July 6, 1922 and was decided in every part she pursued. Some would possibly say her most memorable attribute was being part of “The Best Era” however when you had requested her, her best achievement in life, aside from her household, was celebrating 100 years with them on Wednesday, July 6, 2022.
He was one in every of three youngsters of Leon and Mary Bajek Cwiczynski, handed away peacefully on Sunday, August 7, 2022, whereas underneath the diligent and conscientious care of the workers of the Weirton Geriatrics Heart.
Cecilia was sturdy in her religion. She nurtured this religion all through her life at Sacred Coronary heart of Mary Church in Weirton, the place she was a member of the Christian Moms, Rosary Society and their choir. In her spare time, she was a faithful Cub Scout Pack #63 Mother, loved taking part in the piano, watching each school and professional basketball along with her sons, tending to her backyard and fruit bushes, and , after all, to look at rigorously. over her lover Gladiolus.
You possibly can typically discover Cecilia along with her household having fun with their favourite TV reveals, “I bear in mind my mom” “Honeymoon”, and as her daughter Karen remembers, being pressured to observe Bishop Fulton Sheen.
Her youngsters described their mom as very “ingenious” individually, ensuring that every part might be used to the utmost, particularly relating to the greenback. One 12 months she discovered a silk parachute that her husband Ernie had introduced house from WWII. Realizing the promise in cloth, she was in a position to make use of her ingenuity to make clothes for the household. He had a zest for all times that by no means wavered, utilizing what he had and turning these actions into life classes.
Cecilia was a loving mom, an excellent inspiration and a rock for all her household to construct upon, she might be perpetually missed and admired.
Along with her dad and mom, Cecilia was preceded in dying by her husband Ernie R. Kallay, Sr. whom she married on December 30, 1941 and who handed away on March 7, 2010, brother Ted. “Tee Gee” Cwiczynski and sister Stella Cwiczynski.
Cecilia is fondly remembered by her youngsters, sons Earnest (Sylvia) Callaway Jr., of Calida, OH., Jerome (Sharon) Callaway of Richmond, OH., Kevin Callaway of Lake Forest, CA Davidson, NC, daughter Dr. grandchildren Dr. Karen Kallay of Redondo Seashore, CA. Aaron Callay, Shannon Dolan and David Callay and 6 great-grandchildren.
The household will obtain pals on Thursday, August 11, 2022 from three:00 PM to six:30 PM at Greco-Hertnick Funeral Dwelling 3219 Predominant Road, Weirton, WV., the place a joint Rosary might be recited at 6:30 PM.
A personal household viewing might be held at Greco-Hertnick Funeral Dwelling previous to the service on Friday.
Mass of Christian Burial might be held on Friday, August 12, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. at Sacred Coronary heart of Mary Roman Catholic Church, 200 Preston Ave. Weirton.
A longtime good friend of the Kallays, Monsignor Thomas Welbers, a retired priest from the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, will preside.
Cecilia might be buried subsequent to her husband at Saint Paul Cemetery.
Memorial contributions could also be made to Sacred Coronary heart of Mary Roman Catholic Church, Weirton.
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