November 29, 2021 |
November 28, 2021 |
Ethel “Na Na” Pearl (Bittinger) Memmo, 78 of Clairton, passed away on Saturday, November 27, 2021, at Southwestern Nursing Home. She was born in Uniontown on June 13, 1943, to the late Jacob and Columbia (Hoover) Bittinger. Ethel was the loving wife to the late Fiorey Memmo. She is survived by her daughter Mary Celeste Broker, as well as sons Bryan Lilley and John Lockhart, all of Clairton. She is further survived by her sister Arlene Sprowls of South Carolina, and grandchildren Erika Lilley, Michael (Rachael) Lilley, Mathew Lockhart, and Anastasia Seman, as well as many great and great-great nieces and nephews. Ethel was preceded in death by her daughter Theresa Seman. She was further preceded in death by her sisters Audrey and Catherine, her twin brother Jake, and brothers Lawrence, Roy, Burl, Freeman, Stanley, Edwin, and Arnold. She enjoyed being the owner of Memmo’s, her beloved bar. Arrangements have been entrusted to S.M. FINNEY FUNERAL HOME, 432 N. 6th St, Clairton, PA 15025. Inurnment will occur privately at a later date. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to the funeral home to defray costs. Online condolences may be offered at www.finneyfuneralhome.com.
November 26, 2021 |
He was a former member of Lebanon Presbyterian Church where he sang in the choir and later joined the New Beginnings Covenant Church in Uniontown.
Even though Robert lived with the effects of polio for 66 years, he persevered to have a full and active life. He worked many jobs including as the night manager of the Three Rivers Bank. Traveling and showing his horses was the hobby he loved most. He was a member of the PA Appaloosa Club, PA Quarter Horse Association, and the Tri-State Quarter Horse Association.
In later years, he was the entertainment organizer for his senior residence. Planning holiday events and many fun parties to brighten the days and encourage fellowship was a pleasure for him.
Arrangements have been entrusted to S.M. Finney Funeral Home, 432 N. 6th Street, Clairton, PA 15025, with a private service to be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the New Beginnings Covenant Church at 171 Connellsville St., Uniontown, PA 15401. Online condolences many be offered at www.finneyfuneralhome.com.
November 13, 2021 |
Adam “A.T.” Joseph Toth, 38 of Jefferson Hills, formerly of Clairton, passed away on Friday, November 12, 2021. He was born at UPMC Magee Women’s Hospital in Pittsburgh on January 27, 1983, to Daniel J. and Audrey L. (Inks) Toth of Clairton. Adam was the loving husband of 12 years to Krystal M. (Vigliotti) Toth of Jefferson Hills, formerly of Clairton. He is survived by his parents Daniel and Audrey, his wife Krystal, and his son Liam J. Toth. He is also survived by his brother Nathan Toth of Clairton as well as many aunts, uncles, nephews, cousins, and his paternal grandparents Joseph and Fredericka Toth of Donora, formerly of Clairton. Further survivors include his 2 beloved dogs, Kittie and Khloe. Other survivors are his brothers-in-law, sister-in-law, and his father and mother-in-law Ronald and Susan Vigliotti. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Samuel Inks, Sr. and Audrey Inks. Adam worked as a contamination worker at the Bettis Atomic Plant for 12 years. He enjoyed 3D printing, creating and listening to music, hunting, and acquiring collector’s items. Family and friends will be received on Tuesday, November 16, 2021, from 2-4 and 6-8 pm at S.M. FINNEY FUNERAL HOME, 432 N. 6th St, Clairton, PA 15025. Burial will occur at Round Hill Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of flowers his family requests donations be made to the funeral home to start a fund for his son Liam’s education. Online condolences may be offered at www.finneyfuneralhome.com
The family requests that masks be worn for consideration of those who are at risk.
October 31, 2021 |
Mary Kay (Thompson) Lindeman, 72 of McKeesport, formerly of Clairton, passed away on Saturday, October 30, 2021, at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital. She was born on January 6, 1949, in McKeesport to the late Russell and Evelyn Freund Thompson. Mary was the loving partner to the late Rodney “Butch” Lindeman. She is survived by her daughters Lauri (David) Ehredt of Boise, Idaho, and Jennifer Spencer of Homestead. She is also survived by her sons Steve (Joy) Poorman of Elizabeth, Paul Poorman of Clairton, and Todd Poorman of Glassport. She is further survived by her stepdaughter Florence (Scott) Oblack of Forward Township. Other survivors include her sister, Norma (Clyde) Hennon of Dravosburg, as well as 8 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren, and her nieces and nephews. Mary was preceded in death by her parents Russell and Edith, her brothers Sonny and Dick Thompson, husbands Rodney Lindeman and Ben Spencer, and Charles Poorman. She enjoyed playing Bingo, cooking, and baking. Arrangements have been entrusted to S.M. FINNEY FUNERAL HOME, 432 N. 6th St, Clairton, PA 15025. A celebration of life will take place at the 46 Club in Wilson, 307 Division Ave, Clairton, PA 15025 at 5:00 pm on Wednesday, November 3, 2021. Online condolences may be offered at www.finneyfuneralhome.com
October 09, 2021 |
Theresa Ann Lockhart Seman, 52 of Clairton, formally of Monongahela and New Eagle passed away on October 9th, 2021, at her home. She was born in Uniontown PA, on November 6th, 1968, to John J. Lockhart of Bridgeville, and Ethel Pearl Bittinger Memmo of Clairton. Theresa is survived by her son Mathew David Lockhart of Irwin PA, daughter Anastasia Nadine Seman, and stepson Stephan (Kara) Seman of New Eagle, sister Mary Celeste Broker of Clairton, and brother John Paul Lockhart of Clairton, her boyfriend Brian Wilson of Uniontown, and her cat Lexi. Theresa worked as a certified nursing assistant for Barber. She enjoyed watching television shows and getting to chit chat with family and friends. Arrangements have been entrusted to S.M. FINNEY FUNERAL HOME, 432 N. 6th St, Clairton, PA 15025. A memorial service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to the funeral home to defray costs. Online condolences may be offered at www.finneyfuneralhome.com
October 05, 2021 |
We are sad to announce the passing of Rodney Carmen Juarez on Monday, October 4, 2021. Rod was born in McKeesport on July 23, 1950 to parents Santos and Shirley Abels Juarez. He leaves behind wife Alexandria, son Jason (Jayne) Juarez of Dallas, Georgia, granddaughter Zoe, sister Sona (Thomas) Madera of Dravosburg, and brother Rendell Juarez of Dravosburg. He was preceded in death by parents Shirley and Santos, as well as his brother Kim Gumbert. Rod took great pride in his military service as an M.P. stationed in Danang, and his time as a counselor at Shuman. Arrangements have been entrusted to I.M FINNEY FUNERAL HOME, 203 4th St, Dravosburg, PA 15034. There will be no visitation, and in lieu of flowers, the family asks that you donate to your local veteran’s organization. Online condolences may be offered at www.finneyfuneralhome.com.
October 04, 2021 |
Andrew “Drew” Lloyd Giel, 48 of Courtney, PA, passed away on Wednesday, September 29, 2021, at Jefferson Hospital. He was born in Pittsburgh on March 24, 1973, to the late Daniel Albert Giel and Marie Frances Brenning Giel of Elizabeth. Andrew was the loving partner to Amber Black. He is survived by his girlfriend Amber and their son Andrew Lloyd Giel. He is survived by his brothers Dennis (Jayme) Giel of Elizabeth and Daniel Giel of Elizabeth, as well as his mother Marie. He is further survived by his beloved dogs Mr. Goring, Roscoe, and Heidi. Andrew was preceded in death by his father Daniel. He was a member of the Marine Corps. Family and friends will be received on Saturday, October 9, 2021, from 2-4 pm, and 6-8 pm at S.M. FINNEY FUNERAL HOME, 432 N. 6th St, Clairton, PA 15025. Inurnment will occur at a later date. In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to the funeral home to defray costs. Online condolences may be offered at www.finneyfuneralhome.com
October 01, 2021 |
Ashley Marie Snyder, 34 of Forward Township, formerly of West Mifflin, passed away surrounded by loved ones on Thursday, September 30, 2021. She was born in Magee Hospital on October 23, 1986, to Cindy A. Snyder Ross of Clairton and Richard D. Snyder, Sr. of West Mifflin. She is survived by her significant other of 18 years, Nicholas Potter Sr. of Forward Township. She is also survived by her parents Cindy and Richard, as well as her beautiful children MaKenzie Snyder, Nicholas Potter Jr., and Khori Potter. Further survivors include her brother Richard (Gabby Boyd) Snyder, Jr of Charleroi, and her stepfather Jim Ross of Clairton. Ashley loved hard, and she loved often. She was an animal lover. Ashley was one of the real ones- she was witty, beautiful, true, and magnificently made. She was a Christian and is now home with God- no more pain, no more sorrows. Fly high my angel, we love you more than words can say. Arrangements have been entrusted to S.M. FINNEY FUNERAL HOME, 432 N. 6th St, Clairton, PA 15025. In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to the funeral home to defray costs, or online at www.fundthefuneral.com. Online condolences may be offered at www.finneyfuneralhome.com.
September 20, 2021 |
Charles Edward “Chuck” Donnelly, 64 of Clairton, passed away on Tuesday, September 14th, 2021, at home. He was born in McKeesport on November 12, 1956, to the late Robert and Rita Morally Donnelly. Chuck was the loving husband of many years to the late Debbie Furst Donnelly. He is survived by his sister Colleen (Ray) Hicks of West Mifflin and his brother Robert (Jackie) Donnelly Jr. of Clairton. He is further survived by many nieces and nephews as well as his great nieces and nephews. Further survivors include 9 sister-in-laws and 5 brother-in-laws. Chuck had a soft spot for animals, especially his dog Chelsea, by whom he was preceded in death. He was a former member of the Italian Club of Glassport, the WAC Club, and Club 46. He enjoyed watching Pittsburgh sports, his favorite team being the Pittsburgh Steelers. Arrangements have been entrusted to S.M. FINNEY FUNERAL HOME, 432 N. 6th St, Clairton, PA 15025. A blessing service will be held at Round Hill Cemetery on Friday October 1st, 2021, at 12:00 pm, to be followed by interment. Online condolences may be offered at www.finneyfuneralhome.com.
September 09, 2021 |
Marianne Schwab Poorman, 47 of Glassport, passed away on Wednesday, September 8th, 2021, at U.P.M.C Presbyterian Hospital. She was born in McKeesport on May 17th, 1974, to the late Norbert Vincent and Patricia Gniewkowski Schwab. Marianne was the loving wife of 30 years to T. J. Poorman. She is survived by her children Anthony (Kirstie) Corsan of Moorehead N.C. Nathan Poorman of Meadville PA, and Luke Poorman of Glassport, sister Karen (Jeff) Keifer of Port Vue, and brother Richard Schwab of Clairton, as well as her nieces and nephews and her dogs Gizzy and Neo. Marianne enjoyed canoeing and camping. She was a member of the River City Church Assembly of God and worked as a bartender for Club 46 (Clairton Fire Dept.).
September 07, 2021 |
Mary O’Keefe Davis, 79, of Belle Vernon, formerly of Wandsworth, Surry, England, peacefully passed away on Monday, September 6, 2021. She was born June 3, 1942, in England during an air raid, to the late John “Jack” and Gwendolynn “Nell” Vivian O’Keefe. Mary passed while in the loving care of her son David and daughter-in-law Sunny with whom she resided during her final days. She was surrounded by her children, grandchildren, and family. Mary’s legacy will live on through her children and grandchildren honoring our British and Welsh customs.
August 31, 2021 |
Wayne Scott Harrison, 93 of Fairfield, Connecticut, formerly of Pittsburgh, passed away peacefully on Saturday, August 7, 2021, at his home. He was born in Pittsburgh on May 28, 1928, to the late Roy and Anna (Bell) Harrison. He grew up in the Pittsburgh area, graduated Mount Lebanon High School (1946) and earned a bachelor’s degree in from Bucknell University in 1951 where he was a member of the Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity. On 29 Feb 1952 (Leap Year), Wayne married the love of his life, Jeanne Wilson of Mount Lebanon, PA. He worked in corporate insurance for several large companies including ALCOA, AMP Inc., AMF, and GTE. Wayne and Jeanne settled in Fairfield, CT in 1968 with their 4 children. Wayne was a Master Mason of Dallas Lodge No. 231 of Pittsburgh (70 years of service) and a member of the Syria Shriners of Pittsburgh, the Fairfield Lion’s Club, and Fairfield First Church Congregational. Wayne was preceded in death by his parents Roy and Anna, his daughter Terri Rotondo, his sister Esther Borland, and his beloved wife Jeanne. He is survived by his children Wayne Scott Harrison, Jr. (Hyun Jung) of Clearwater, FL, Robert Harrison (Mary Ellen) of Colorado Springs, CO, and Beth Perkins of Fairfield, CT; 10 grandchildren, and 4 great grandchildren. Wayne will be remembered for his love and devotion to his family, friends, community, and Pittsburgh sports franchises. Known for his helping hand and quick wit, he will be dearly missed and forever cherished. Wayne will be buried with fellow Harrison family members in Dravosburg, PA. Family and friends will be received on Saturday, September 11, 2021, from 10-11 am at I.M FINNEY FUNERAL HOME, 203 4th St, Dravosburg, PA 15034. A service will follow at the funeral home at 11:00. Interment will follow after the service at Richland Cemetery. Online condolences may be offered at www.finneyfuneralhome.com.
August 28, 2021 |
Patricia “Pat” Regina Zimmerman Morrow Schwamberger Ulakovich, 85 of Elizabeth, formerly of Jefferson Boro, passed away at home surrounded by family on Friday, August 27, 2021. She was born on August 24, 1936 to the late Winfield Zimmerman and Cecelia McConeghy Tyler. Pat is survived by her daughters Colleen (Gary Sr.) Odenthal of Elizabeth, Karen Contrillo of Monesson, Debra Lockner of Elizabeth, Michelle (Robert II) Lucas of Clarksville, and her son Elmer “Bud” Morrow Jr. of Monesson. Her grandchildren include Regina (Dubs) Richard, Gary Odenthal Jr., Laura (William) Hammitt, Dannielle Henry, Scott Sands, Charles (Tina) Frankert Jr., Michael (Sunshine) Frankert, Alicia (Denny) Hinton, Elicia (Chad) Outlaw, Robert (Amber) Lucas III, Matt (Brianna) Lucas, Megan (Andrew) Lucas, Richard Morrow, as well as 18 great-grandchildren and 3 great-great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her niece Sherry (Keith) Brown of West Newton, and her brother Beau Zimmerman of Florida, as well as many other nieces, nephews, and cousins. Pat was preceded in death by her husbands Elmer Morrow Sr., Ernest Schwamberger, and George Ulakovich, as well as her son LCPL Richard Morrow, daughter Phyllis Poziviak, grandson Phillip Morrow, and sister Kathleen Behanna. As a Gold Star Mother, Pat devoted much of her life to the military troops through the VFW Auxiliary Post 803 in Clairton. As a lifelong member of the VFW Auxiliary, she had been recognized for her care packages sent to the US Troops serving overseas for many years. She was also a member of the Elizabeth Chapter Women of the Moose, Mooseheart. Pat took great pride in her fundraising for charities. She worked for many years in the reproduction department at Dick Corporation from which she retired in 2001. Family and friends will be received on Monday, August 30, 2021, from 2-4, and 6-9 PM. at S.M. FINNEY FUNERAL HOME, 432 N. 6th ST, Clairton, PA 15025. Interment will occur at Round Hill Cemetery at 10 am on Tuesday, August 31, 2021, followed by a reception at VFW Post 803 in Clairton. Online condolences may be offered at www.finneyfuneralhome.com
August 27, 2021 |