Albert DiBattista, age 91 of McKeesport, passed away on Saturday, October 9, 2021, at home with his family. Born January 24, 1930, in McKeesport, he was the son of the late Antoinette and Vincenzo DiBattista. He was employed by Tygart Industries and retired from McKeesport Housing Authority. He was a member of the Boston Vets. In his spare time, he enjoyed boating, woodworking, and going out socializing and dancing with his dear companion of 25 years, Helen Gray. He loved spending time with his family. His proudest accomplishment was his four children and all of his grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and their families.
Besides his parents, Albert was preceded in death by his wife, the late Henrietta; his sons Albert (Angela) and Gary (Donna); his companion of 25 years, Helen Gray, and his siblings.
He is survived by his children Kathleen (Elmer) Crouch and Terry (Judi) DiBattista; grandchildren Erica (Bill) Guadalupe, Tony DiBattista, Antoinette (Pete) DiBattista, Abby (Randy) Crouch, Ian (Shequita) Crouch, Lindsey (Chris), and Gary DiBattista; his seven great-grandchildren; his sister in law, Betty and also many nieces and nephews.
Family and friends will be received at Jaycox-Jaworski Funeral Home & Crematory on Tuesday, October 12, 2021, from 2-6 p.m. The funeral service will be held in the funeral home on Wednesday, October 13, 2021, at 10 a.m. Burial will follow at Richland Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Albert DiBattista to Pink Tie Affair. Checks can be made to Pink Tie Affair and mailed to 122 Homer Circle, McKees Rocks, PA 15136.
Condolences and memories may be shared at www.jaycox-jaworskifh.com.
Chris Odasso, Supervisor.
Originally published October 11, 2021.