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Victor "Nook" Appolloni

June 19, 1943 - September 27, 2015

Victor H. “Nook” Appolloni, Jr. 72 of Martins Ferry, Ohio died Sunday, September 27, 2015 at the UPMC Shadyside Hospital in Pittsburgh, PA.

He was born June 19, 1943 in Bellaire, Ohio a son of the late Victor H. and Kathleen Roseman Appolloni.

Nook was a retired steelworker for the Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel Corporation’s Mingo Junction Mill and a US Navy veteran of the Vietnam Conflict. He was a diehard Cleveland and Ohio State Buckeye fan, an avid reader and movie buff. Nook enjoyed taking friends to flea markets and loved spending time with family.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter, Holly Ann Krupa and a sister, Joan Krause.

Surviving are his wife, Kim A. Traversa Appolloni, two sons, Derek Appolloni of Bellaire, Ohio and Emilio Appolloni of Martins Ferry, Ohio, two sisters, Phyllis Sturgeon of North Olmsted, Ohio and Donna Daugherty of St. Cloud, Florida, his brother, Jack Appolloni of                         Anchorage, Alaska, son-in-law, Robert Krupa, Jr. of Shadyside and his granddaughter, Alexis Krupa of Shadyside.

Nook requested that there be no services.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Martins Ferry Student Athletic Growth Fund, 5001 Ayres Limestone Road, Martins Ferry, Ohio 43935.

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