HELEN T. GETNER age 101, of West Mifflin, in the quiet stillness of Christmas morning, four days short of her 102nd birthday, she was a daughter of the late Michael and Anna (Gombita) Pundzak. She was a member of Christ the Light of the World Parish and a member of the Women of the Moose. Wife of the late Stephen J. Getner; mother of Stephen (Dolores) Getner of Butler, Kenneth (Paulette) Getner of Duquesne, Dianne (Kenneth) Awenowicz of West Mifflin, Richard (Valerie) Getner of Fort Myers, FL; also ten grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren; sister of Michael (late Dorothy) Pundzak of Toledo, OH; predeceased by her brothers and sisters, John Pundzak, Joseph Pundzak, Mary Parenicka, Anna Peklansky, Pauline Rohall and Margaret Pancurak. Visitation Thursday, December 28, 2017, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the MALOY - SCHLEIFER FUNERAL HOME, 915 Kennedy Ave., Duquesne, 412-466-3300. Funeral on Friday, December 29, 2017, her 102nd birthday, Blessing Service at the funeral home at 9:30 a.m. followed by Mass of Christian Burial at Holy Name Church of Christ the Light of the World Parish at 10 a.m. Rev. Thomas Lewandowski, officiating. Burial will be in Holy Name Cemetery, West Mifflin. Memorial contributions may be made to Christ the Light of the World Parish, 32 S. First St., Duquesne, PA 15110. Her family would like to thank Sycamore Estate for their kind and compassionate care given to Helen and her family.
Originally published December 27, 2017.