Natalie Elaine (Kochuba) D'Amico, 75 of Elizabeth, died Jan. 3, 2018. Natalie was the daughter of the late Helen and Nick Kochuba and sister of the late Valerian Nicholas. After her father, Nick, was killed in WWII, Steve married Helen and helped raise the family. She is survived by her husband John and sons Anthony (Lisa), John (Mary Beth) and daughter Tina Maria (Scott) Bryer and her loving grandchildren, Tully, Oakley,Reid, Max, Nico, Joseph, Jack, Sophia, Luke, Scarlett and Heinz, who were the love and complete joy of her life. I love you - I love you more! Natalie is also survived by her very caring brother Steve (Janet) Kochuba and sister-in-laws, Kathy Oliver, Maria Chiarizio and Catherine DiStasi as well as nieces, nephews and cousins. Her cousin Stephanie (Micky) established a bond like sisters and were a very close and strong support system. Natalie was a graduate of Divine Redeemer Acadamy and completed a secretarial course at Robert Morris. After working at Bettis for 9 years she stayed at home to raise her 3 children then taking a job at McKeesport Hospital. Her last job, which she loved, was at Penn State Greater Allegheny. She looked forward to going to work to be with her friends and co-workers. Yearly trips to York and Lancaster to spend time with their best friends, Rosemary and Rich was another joy in her life. Friends received Wojciechowski Funeral Home, Glassport, Sun. 6-8 and Mon. 2-4 and 6-8. A funeral mass will be held Tues. 10:00 am at Holy Name Church with Father Tom Lewandowsky and Father Carmen D'Amico. Interment following Round Hill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions to Pittsburgh Food Bank, Jubilee Soup Kitchen, 2005 Wyandotte St., Pittsburgh Pa 15219 or Little Sisters of the Poor, 1028 Benton Ave., Pittsburgh, Pa 15212
Originally published January 07, 2018.