FOLEY, Ala. - Louise C. "Lou" Monteneri, 78, formerly of Bazetta, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013, at her residence.
Lou was born April 9, 1935, in Pomeroy, the daughter of Carl and Edna Aoeffer Hood.
Louise was a graduate of Warren Township High School in 1953. She married the love of her life, Phillip John Monteneri, on Sept. 12, 1953, and together they raised four children.
She worked at Packard Electric for a short time, spent many years as a homemaker, and then took a job she enjoyed as a bus driver for Fairhaven School, from which she retired.
She worked with the Trumbull County Board of Elections and the Democratic Party for many years.
She enjoyed bowling, playing bingo, fishing, cooking and baking. She especially enjoyed keeping up with sports of all her kids, but spent most of her time caring for her special daughter, Marque; they loved going to the casino together.
She is survived by her three children, John Monteneri of Foley, Ala., Vincent (Tracy) Monteneri of Champion and Marque Monteneri of Foley; three grandchildren, Gina and Michael of Foley and Lydia of Baycliff, Texas; a sister, Eileen Trask of Foley; and a niece, Eilaine Trask of Foley.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Phillip J. Monteneri, who passed away April 7, 2007; and a son, Phillip Monteneri Jr.
There will be a memorial Mass at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish (St. James Church), Warren, with the Rev. Jeffery Stealey officiating. Friends may call one hour prior to the service at the church.
Burial will be in All Souls Cemetery, Bazetta.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may made to St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish (St. James Church), 2532 Burton St. S.E., Warren, OH 44484.
Arrangements are being handled by the Peter Rossi & Son Memorial Chapel, 1884 North Road N.E., Warren, OH 44483.
Family and friends may visit www.peterrossiandsonfh.com to view this obituary, sign the guestbook and send condolences to the Monteneri family.