Mary K. Perell of Niles, Ohio, died at 7:35 a.m. Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Shepherd of The Valley Lutheran Home in Niles. She was 89.
She was born Dec. 8, 1924, in Elkins, W.Va., the daughter of Fred and Lauretta Spina Pezzulli.
Mary was a 1942 graduate of Elkins Local Schools and was employed as a beautician and hair stylist for 30 years. She had owned and operated House of Perell Beauty Salon in Sharon.
She was a member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Parish in Niles. She enjoyed vacationing in Florida and cooking, and was a fashion stylist.
Her husband Dominic J. Perell, whom she married Dec. 27, 1948, died Sept. 14, 2008.
She will be deeply missed by a son, Charles Perell, and his wife Madeline of Niles; a daughter, Gloria Baker, of Youngstown; a brother, Fred Pezzulli Jr., and his wife, Sandra, of New York City; two sisters, Virginia Pezzulli of Wilmette, Ill.; and Amelia Katsbulus of Kansas City, Kan., and their families; three grandchildren, Scott Perell and his fiancé, Erica; Michael Perell; and Bryan Baker and his wife, Martina; and three great-grandchildren, Nicolas, Austin, and Simon.
She is also survived by three step-children, Sam and Christine Roth and Barbara Krempasky; six step-grandchildren; and one step-great grandchild, all who knew and loved her.
She was preceded in death by two brothers, Frank Pezzulli and Tony Pizzulli.
Mrs. Dominic J. (Mary K.), 89, of Niles, Ohio.
Funeral: Private funeral service will be held at a later date.
Arrangements are being held by the JOSEPH ROSSI and SONS FUNERAL HOME, Niles, Ohio.
Family and friends can view this obituary, sign the guest book and send e-mail condolences at www.josephrossifuneralhome.com