Elaine Dunlap Gruber, 79, of North Huntingdon, passed away Monday, March 22, 2021 at her home. She was born November 17, 1941 in Pittsburgh, a daughter of the late Dominic and Consetta (Micale) Zugaro. Prior to her retirement, Elaine was a waitress for Kings Family Restaurant, N. Versailles and enjoyed playing Bingo, visiting casinos and making crafts. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Jack S. Dunlap, second husband, Daniel C. Gruber; great-grandson, Timothy Gordon; brothers, Ernie and Larry Zugaro; sisters, Anna Marie Gerison and Elizabeth Deak. She is survived by her son, Jack Dunlap and his wife, Colleen; daughters, Gina Dunlap, Lisa Sinclair and her husband, William, Rhonda Beaufort and her husband, Gary; brother, Angelo Zugaro; seven grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
Friends will be received on Thursday from 4:30 - 7:30 p.m. at the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon, PA. Private interment in Irwin Union Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Heartland Hospice. www.shirleyfuneralhome.com
Originally published March 23, 2021.