Olga A. Pupich, age 95, of Palm Bay, FL, formerly of Liberty Borough, died January 18, 2018, in Florida. Born October 6, 1922, in Duquesne, she was the daughter of the late John and Mary (Slavik) Hricko and the wife of the late Edward F. Pupich, for 70 years.
Olga was a homemaker and dedicated her life to her children and grandchildren. Olga taught CCD at St. Eugene Church for over 10 years and belonged to the Confraternity of Christian Mothers. She was very active in the community; she was a member of Versailles AARP club, Liberty Borough senior citizens, and served as past president of Liberty Borough Women’s Club.
Olga is survived by children, Maryann Nola of Palm Bay, FL and Edward F. (Michelle) Pupich Jr. of Monroeville; grandchildren, Edward, III ( Rachael) of Wexford and Allison (Braden) Shipe of Elizabeth Twp.; great grandson, Corey Shipe; great granddaughters, Cassidy Shipe and Peyton Pupich; many nieces and nephews. Olga was preceded in death by her siblings; Mary, Ann, Pauline, Margaret, Nicholas and Andrew.
Family and friends will be received at Willig Funeral Home & Crematory on Friday, January 26, from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, January 27, 2018, 10 a.m., at Liberty Borough Worship Site of St. Mark Parish. Fr. Daniel Straughn will be the celebrant. Committal will follow in New St. Joseph Cemetery. Condolences and memories may be shared at www.willigfuneralcremationservices.com
Originally published January 23, 2018.