William Maroadi, 87, of North Huntingdon, passed away Wednesday, October 7, 2020 at his home. He was born December 21, 1932 in Pittsburgh, a son of the late Mary Maroadi. After his mother's passing he was raised by his grandmother Stella Maroadi and uncle, Tony Maroadi. Bill was a veteran of the US Army having served during the Korean War Era and after serving his country, he founded Maroadi Transfer and Storage in 1967. He was a member of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, an avid golfer, enjoyed all kinds of music and sponsored the National Championship Slow Pitch Softball team and was inducted into the Hall of Fame.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Rose (LaManna) Maroadi; brothers, Richard and Tommy Roup; sister, Mary Roup; and granddaughter, Jenna Maroadi. He is survived by his son, William Maroadi and his wife, Lynette; daughters, Mary Maroadi Warner and her husband, Mike, Antoinette Culbertson and her husband, Dan; grandchildren, Anthony Maroadi, P.J. McLaughlin, Gina Keiser and Joey Culbertson; great-granddaughter, Cassidy Vehar. Friends will be received from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. on Monday at the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon, PA. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Tuesday at 9:30 a.m. in St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church. Entombment to follow in Penn Lincoln Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Cassidy Vehar Trust, c/o: 760 Castleview Drive, North Huntingdon, PA 15642. www.shirleyfuneralhome.com
Originally published October 08, 2020.