Rudolph J. Campaneo

Gilbert Funeral Home and Crematory

Obituaries | The Tube City Almanac | December 26, 2019

Rudolph J. Campaneo,  86, of Elizabeth Township, passed away Tuesday, December 24, 2019. He was born December 20, 1933 in McKeesport and was the son of the late Julia Onorato. He was a member of the Central Highlands Community United Methodist Church, the Elizabeth Township Senior Citizens, Lifespan, Versailles Croatian Club, and the McKeesport Heritage Center. He enjoyed family gatherings, gardening, reading, dancing and trips with the seniors. He was retired from the former Enamel Products in McKeesport after 40 years of service and was a US Army Veteran. He was also a Barber and had worked for Joe's Barber Shop in Elizabeth township.

He is survived by his wife, Pauline (Hegedus) Campaneo, daughters, Renee Pauline (James) Stapf of Herminie, and Michelle Edith (Edward) Craven of Lincoln Borough, son, Rudolph J. (Lori) Campaneo, Jr,  of Elizabeth Township, sisters, Norma (Ralph) Hager of North Huntingdon, Virginia (the late Robert) Putz of Bethel Park, and Patty (Michael) Czapor of Pitcairn, grandchildren, Briennan (Paul) Haines, Autumn Craven, Kayla Stapf, Bronson Stapf, and Lexie Campaneo, great-grandchildren, Remington and Benelli Moskala, and Colton, Cameron, and Cooper Haines, nieces, nephews, sisters-in-law, Joyce (Joe) Majors of Donora and Carol  (the late Edward) Bridgeman of Groton, CN. He was preceded in death by his mother-in-law, Edith Hegedus, and brothers-in-law, Lou (Marylou) Mazza, Donald (Shirley) Stonfer, and Bonifacio Amatangelo. Friends are welcome Sunday, December 29, 2019  from 2-4 and 6-8 pm at the Gilbert Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc., 6028 Smithfield Street, Boston, Elizabeth Township. (412) 751-5000 Drew J. Gilbert, Director.  Service will be held in the funeral home chapel on Monday, December 30, 2019 at 10 am. The Rev. Jody Dausey will officiate.  Entombment with Military Honors will follow at the Mount Vernon Cemetery Mausoleum, Elizabeth Township. Condolences may be made at

Originally published December 26, 2019.

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