Olga Petrosko Lazar, 89, of North Huntingdon, passed away Friday, August 3, 2018 at Forbes Regional Hospital. She was born, September 27, 1928 in Duquesne, a daughter of the late Peter and Mary (Hrascs) Petrosko.
Olga was a 1946 graduate of Norwin High School. She was a member of St. Agnes Parish, where she was a Christian Mother, former member of the church choir, volunteered in the school cafeteria, former member of Norwin Area Meals-on-wheels, Brownie troop leader, and former member of the democratic women's committee. Sshe was preceded in death by her husband, John Lazar Jr. She is survived by her son, John Robert Lazar and his wife, Cindy; daughters, Patricia Wheaton and her husband, Claude, Pauline Saxman and her husband, James, Maryann Hart and her husband, Joseph; brothers, Peter (Joan), Robert (Peggy), Joseph (Paula); sister, Patricia (Clyde) Simmers; 18 grandchildren; 37 great-grandchildren, 1 great grandchild. Friends will be received on Monday from 3-8 p.m. James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon. A Mass of Christian Burial Tuesday at 10 a.m. in St. Agnes Church, North Huntingdon. Interment Immaculate Conception Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Norwin Area Meals-on-Wheels or the American Diabetes Association. www.shirleyfuneral home.com.
Originally published August 04, 2018.