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Teresa A. Dulac

June 19, 2021 |

By Bekavac Funeral Home and Crematory | Posted in: Bekavac Funeral Home and Crematory

Teri A. Dulac, age 60, of West Deer Township and formerly of McKeesport, passed away on Friday, June 18, 2021 in UPMC Passavant Hospital. She was a graduate of Slippery Rock University and a retired manager for Verizon in Pittsburgh. Born April 26, 1961 in McKeesport, she was a daughter of the late Donald T. and Alberta (Barchie) Dulac. She was also preceded in death by her partner and best friend, Paul E. Bekavac and their beloved dog Annie. Teri is survived by her brothers, Don (Ele) Dulac of Franklin Park, Bob (Lori) Dulac of Hampton, Jim Dulac of McKeesport, and Gerry (Barb) Dulac of Robinson Twp.; nieces and nephews, Matt, Nick, Madeline, and Maggie Dulac; also, aunts, uncles, and cousins. Friends will be received in the Simons Funeral Home, 7720 Perry Highway, Ross Township, Pittsburgh, PA 15237 on Monday, June 21, 2021 from 4 PM until the hour of service at 8 PM. Private burial in Round Hill Cemetery, Elizabeth Township. In honor of her mother Alberta, memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 1100 Liberty Avenue, Suite E-201, Pittsburgh, PA 15222.  Arrangements by the Paul E. Bekavac Funeral Home, Elizabeth. Offer condolences at www.bekavacfuneralhome.com

 


Grace M. Seeman

June 19, 2021 |

By Teichart-Gracan Funeral Home | Posted in: Teichart-Gracan Funeral Home

Grace M. Seeman,  88, of West Mifflin, died Friday June 18, 2021. She is the beloved wife of the late Paul Seeman. She is the daughter of the late Joseph and Anna Musneskis. She is survived by her daughters Candace (Arthur) Milligan, Grace (the late Wayne) Thompson; sons Paul Seeman, Bruce Seeman, and Daryl (Kathleen) Seeman; grandchildren Jason (Andrea) Thompson, Nichole Seeman, Zachary Seeman, and Olivia Milligan; and great granddaughter Aubree. Grace was a member of St. Elias Byzantine Catholic Church. Private services will be held. Funeral arrangements by Teichart-Gracan Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers memorial Contributions can be made to the American Heart Association or the National Kidney Foundation.

 


Louis “Lou” Corletto

June 19, 2021 |

By Administrator | Posted in: Obituary

Louis “Lou” Corletto, 91 of Wilmerding, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family, on Wednesday, June 16, 2021. Beloved husband of the late Catherine "Kate" (Salina) Corletto. Loving father of Mary (Matt) Flaherty, Stephanie (Dennis) Traynor, Carmella (Joe) Drakulic, and Angela (Doug) Mathis. Proud grandfather of Natalie and Katie Drakulic, Michael and Salena Mathis, and Taylee Richardson. Cherished great-grandfather of Nina Louise and Mason Robert. Also survived by his sister, Josephine (the late John) Dimasi; and nephews, Fred and John (Christine) Dimasi. Preceded in death by his parents, Angelo and Carmella (Cacevella) Corletto; and niece, MaryJo Romano. Lou proudly worked as an aircraft mechanic and later retired from WABCO as a core maker and machinist. He kept active during retirement by working as a security guard for Keystone Commons, where he worked into his 80s. Lou was a handyman and jack of all trades, and he took pride in being able to fix things himself. The family would like to thank the staff at Amedysis Hospice for the compassionate care they provided their father.

 
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Mildred Obradovich Trutt

June 18, 2021 |

By Strifflers Family Funeral Homes | Posted in: Strifflers Family Funeral Homes

Mildred Obradovich Trutt, age 67, of Greensburg, formerly of Duquesne died on Wednesday, June 16, 2021.  She was born in McKeesport on December 2, 1953 and was the daughter of the late David and Ann Stojanovich Obradovich.

 
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Josephine "Jo" Scardina McNeal

June 18, 2021 |

By Jaycox-Jaworski Funeral Home - Crematory | Posted in: Jaycox-Jaworski Funeral Home & Crematory

Josephine (Jo) A. Scardina McNeal, 98, died June 16, 2021. Born January 11, 1923, in Baltimore, MD, to the late Charles P. Scardina and Marie A. Waldhauser.  She was the beloved wife to the late Michael J. McNeal, Jr.  Josephine graduated from Seton High School.   She lived in McKeesport, PA, and was also a long-time resident on Kent Island in Stevensville, MD.  A Real Estate Agent with Wilson Baum Agency in McKeesport, PA,  she enjoyed bingo, the casino, cards, travel, friends and family.  Jo contributed many years and countless hours of volunteer work in the community and was a member/volunteer in several organizations;  KIVFD Ladies Auxiliary, KI Hospice Estate Treasures, KI Over 50’s Club,  St. Christopher’s Outreach & Bingo, Bay Country Moose Ladies Auxiliary  #831, KI Elks  #2576, Memorial Hospital & McKeesport Hospital.

 
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Tara L. Haidle

June 18, 2021 |

By Willig Funeral Home | Posted in: Willig Funeral Home & Crematory

Tara L. Haidle, age 36, of Port Vue, died June 14, 2021, at home. Born September 25, 1984, in McKeesport, she was the daughter of the late Clyde and Darlene (Filko) Haidle.

Tara dedicated her life to caring for her daughter. She was a member of the Calvary Baptist Church of West Mifflin. Tara enjoyed reading, walking, and movies.

 
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Derek Florenz

June 18, 2021 |

By Bekavac Funeral Home and Crematory | Posted in: Bekavac Funeral Home and Crematory

Derek Florenz, age 44, of Glassport, formerly of McKeesport, passed away on Wednesday, June 16, 2021 at home. A graduate of Elizabeth Forward High School, he was a window installer for 25 years for JLF Installation in Apollo, which he recently took over. Born May 2, 1977 in Pittsburgh, he was a son of J. Leslie (Donna) Florenz Sr. of Apollo and Linda Jackson (Phillip) Ciancio of White Oak. In addition to his parents, he is survived by his daughter, Isabella Kreigline of Baldwin; brothers, J. Leslie (Heather) Florenz Jr. of Monongahela and Christopher (Nicole) Florenz of White Oak; stepbrothers, Donald (Kim) Boylstein of Leechburg, Phillip Ciancio of Moon Twp. and Chad Ciancio of Level Green; also, nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and many friends. Friends will be received in the Paul E. Bekavac Funeral Home, 221 North Second Avenue, Elizabeth on Monday, June 21, 2021 from 1-3 and 5 until the time of memorial service at 7:30 p.m. with Evangelist Robert Nicklow Jr. officiating. Offer condolences at www.bekavacfuneralhome.com.

 


Paul E. Schultz

June 18, 2021 |

By James W. Shirley Funeral Home Inc. | Posted in: James W. Shirley Funeral Home

Paul E. Schultz, 88, of North Huntingdon, passed away Wednesday, June 16, 2021 and went to be with his Savior and Lord Jesus Christ.  Paul was born on December 28, 1932 in Glassport and was the son of the late Edward and Sophia (Petrosky) Schultz.  In addition to his parents, Paul was preceded in death by his son, Paul Jr., and sister, Irene Silich.  Paul was employed as a machinist by Westinghouse Astronuclear Lab for 30 years until his retirement.  He truly enjoyed his work and found it to be both challenging and rewarding.  Paul was always a loyal fan of the Pirates and Steelers teams, winning or losing!  Paul is survived by his wife of 63 years, Vivian Painter Schultz; daughter, Karen Schultz; two granddaughters, Hannah (Brian) Ross and Gabrielle Walker; one great-grandson, Arlo Paul Ross; sister, Freda Schultz; and nephew, Michael (Kathy) Silich.  Friends will be received on Monday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon, PA.  A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday in the funeral home chapel.  Interment to follow in Long Run Cemetery.  The family has requested that masks be worn.  www.shirleyfuneralhome.com

 


Joyce Ann (Ward) Mitro

June 17, 2021 |

By Bekavac Funeral Home and Crematory | Posted in: Bekavac Funeral Home and Crematory

Joyce Anne (Ward) Mitro, age 79 of Conneaut Lake and formerly of Clairton, passed away on Tuesday, June 15, 2021 in Hilton Head Regional Hospital in Hilton Head, SC.  Born April 27, 1942 in Clairton, she was the daughter of the late Thomas N. and Anna M. (Flynn) Ward.  A 1960 graduate of Clairton High School and attendee of Robert Morris College, Joyce retired as a secretary for K&L Gates Law Firm in Pittsburgh.  She was also a member of the American Legion Post #462 and on the Board of Directors for the V.F.D. #5, both of Conneaut Lake.  Joyce is survived by her husband of 40 years Raymond M. Mitro; her children Raymond J. (Jacqueline) Mitro of Hilton Head, SC and Renee Beth (Daniel) Dye of Houston, TX; her grandchildren  Sarah Beth and John Dye and Brittany Mitro; her brother Gerald (Linda) Ward of Clairton; sister-in-law Ida Ward of Clairton; and also many nieces and nephews.  Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her brothers Thomas M, J. Donald (Joan), J. Regis, and George P. Ward.

 
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Laura Adamek

June 17, 2021 |

By Jaycox-Jaworski Funeral Home - Crematory | Posted in: Jaycox-Jaworski Funeral Home & Crematory

Laura Adamek, age 95, of Elizabeth Twp., died June 17, 2021, at Canterbury Place. Born January 20, 1926, in McKeesport, she was the daughter of the late Alexander  and Catherine (Gliwa) Michalek and the wife of the late Edmund E. "Mickey" Adamek for 70 years.

 
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Kathleen J. Pilarski

June 17, 2021 |

By Willig Funeral Home | Posted in: Willig Funeral Home & Crematory

 Kathleen J. Pilarski, age 70, of North Irwin, died June 15, 2021, at Barnes Place.  She was born on September 15, 1950, in Connellsville, PA and was the daughter of the late Edward and Melanie (Prutz) Stepanic.  Kathi was a registered nurse and had a career spanning from labor and delivery nurse, home health/hospice nurse, and part time school nurse.  She was a member of Immaculate Conception Church in Irwin.  Kathi loved traveling to Lexington, Kentucky and Florida, tending to her yard and rock gardens, country line dancing, sewing, and shopping.  Her greatest joy in life was being a devoted Mom and Nan.  Kathi loved sending hand written cards, complete with confetti and usually a $1 bill to all she loved.

 
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Ronald K. Morgan

June 17, 2021 |

By Willig Funeral Home | Posted in: Willig Funeral Home & Crematory

Ronald K. Morgan, age 50, of McKeesport, died June 12, 2021. Born July 30, 1970, in Bradford, PA, he was the son of the late Keith F. Morgan and Judy Ann (Crandall) Lycette and the husband of Barbara Jean (Byrd) Morgan.
Ron was currently working at Mr. Clean Car Wash of North Versailles. He was a member of Life Giving Community Church of McKeesport, where he played guitar for the church, fulfilling his greatest passion. Ron also enjoyed reading, writing, singing, walking, and nature.

 
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Wendy J. Slafka

June 17, 2021 |

By James W. Shirley Funeral Home Inc. | Posted in: James W. Shirley Funeral Home

Wendy J. Slafka 68, of North Huntingdon, went to be with the Lord on June 16, 2021. She was born April 21, 1953 in McKeesport, daughter of the late George and Margaret Jane Alund.
Loving wife of Mark J. Slafka, devoted mother to Nathan (Ashley) and Christian Slafka. Sister of Edith (Mark) Harvey, and brother David (Pamela) Alund. Adoring grandmother to Rylen, her “princess” and Luca, her “little buddy”, the lights of her life.
She is also survived by nieces and nephews, Natalie, Courtney (Luis), Justin , Ryan (Becky);  Adam (Amy) and Michael (Rebekah).
A 1971 McKeesport High School graduate, she studied music at Duquesne University, taught piano and directed choirs at Christian Life Church and McKeesport Christian Alliance.
A God-fearing woman with a heart of gold, she had a passion for music and loved to sing.
She was an avid Pittsburgh Penguins fan, loved to cook and co-founded a non-profit horse rescue. Friends will be received at the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon on Friday 2-4,6-8 P.M. . A funeral service will be held Saturday at 11 A.M. at the Norwin Alliance Christian Church. Please go directly to the church. Memorials may be made to Samaritan Purse. www.shirleyfuneralhome.com

 


Mary Fletcher

June 16, 2021 |

By Willig Funeral Home | Posted in: Willig Funeral Home & Crematory

Mary Fletcher, age 88, of McKeesport, died June 13, 2021, at Kane Community Living Center McKeesport.  Born June 2, 1933, in McDonald, she is survived by her son Eugene Fletcher.  Family and friends will be received on Thursday, June 17, 2021,  from 2 p.m. until the time of the funeral service at 4 p.m.  Inurnment at a later date in Robinson Run Cemetery.  Condolences and memories may be shared at www.willigfuneralcremationservices.com.  Charles Danforth, Supervisor.

 


Richard F. Bour

June 16, 2021 |

By Bekavac Funeral Home and Crematory | Posted in: Bekavac Funeral Home and Crematory

Richard F. Bour, age 88, of Forward Twp., passed away on Tuesday, June 15, 2021 at home. An Army veteran during the Korean War and a ham radio operator, he was a technician with Bush Radio, a retired avionics technician with Beckett Aviation in West Mifflin, and a retired superintendent at Davis Industries in Rostraver Twp. Born January 19, 1933 in Pittsburgh, he was a son of the late Frank J. and Catherine (Gross) Bour. He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Shirley M. (Smith) Bour; daughters, Diane (Dean Sr.) Korber of West Newton, Robin (David) Wagner of Butler, Jacquline (Raymond) Sammartino of Erie and Linda (Patrick) Buono of Finleyville; grandchildren and great-grandchildren; sisters, Dolores Betler of South Carolina and Mildred (John) Pearson of Florida; also, nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by granddaughter, Samantha Rossiter. Friends will be received in the Paul E. Bekavac Funeral Home, 221 North Second Avenue, Elizabeth on Friday, June 18, 2021 from 2-4 and 6-8 PM. A funeral service will take place on Saturday, June 19, 2021 at 10 AM in the funeral home chapel with Chaplain Larry Coltura officiating. Burial will follow in Jefferson Memorial Park, Pleasant Hills. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Richard's name to a charity of one's choice. Offer condolences at www.bekavacfuneralhome.com.

 

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