Gilda Olivia “Judy” (Aprea) Kuchinka, 77, of Shadyside, Ohio died Tuesday, January 7, 2020 at the Valley Hospice South’s Liza’s Place in Wheeling, West Virginia.

She was born October 29, 1942 in Benwood, West Virginia, daughter of the late Salvatore and Myrtle Keenen Aprea.

Gilda was a member of the St. Mary Catholic Church in Shadyside, Ohio.

Surviving are her husband of 52 years, Donald A. Kuchinka; and her brother, Richard Aprea of Wheeling, West Virginia. Also several nieces and nephews.

Memorial funeral liturgy with Mass will be celebrated on Monday at 11 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Shadyside with Fr. Daniel Heusel, as Celebrant. Inurnment in the Holly Memorial Gardens in Pleasant Grove at the convenience of the family.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Valley Hospice Inc by going to TMCFunding.com.

Arrangements by the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory. 3900 Central Ave., Shadyside, Ohio.

Share your thoughts and memories with Gilda’s family at bauknechtaltmeyer.com.