Mount Vernon News
  • Stella Badal

  • November 12, 2010

MOUNT VERNON — Stella (Zajac) Badal, 92, of Mount Vernon, passed away Thursday, Nov. 11, 2010, in Trinity Medical Center West, Steubenville.

Born Dec. 4, 1917, in Weirton, she was a daughter of the late John and Veronica Drag Zajac. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Steven J. Badal; and brothers, Emil and Julius Zajac.

Mrs. Badal was a homemaker, a member of the St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, Women of the Moose Auxiliary, Women’s Veteran Association, all in Mount Vernon. Mrs. Badal volunteered at the local Mount Vernon hospice. She served in the Women’s Army Corps during World War II.

Stella is survived by her sister, Laura Schrockman; several nieces and nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews; and Godchildren, John Zajac and Deborah DeCaria.

There will be no visitation. Funeral liturgy with Mass will be celebrated Saturday at 11 a.m. at Sacred Heart of Mary Roman Catholic Church. The Rev. Father Dean Borgmeyer is celebrant. Interment will be in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens at the convenience of her family.

The family would like to take this opportunity to thank Weirton Geriatric Center Alzheimer Unit and Second Floor staff for all of the loving care and support.

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main St., Weirton, W.Va.

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