James L. Waugh

December 02, 2018 |

Published By William Snyder Funeral Home | Posted in: William Snyder Funeral Home

James L. Waugh, 70, of North Huntingdon, passed away Thursday November 29, 2018. He was born February 7, 1948 in McKeesport, the son of the late Lester and Louise (Schultz) Waugh. James was a retired employee of Alstom, Charleroi. He loved golf and bowling and was a big Steelers fan. He was always the practical joker. He is survived by his wife Kathy L. (Ralph) Waugh of North Huntingdon; his daughter Britt Waugh; his sister Trish Radican; sisters in-law Irene Johnson and Marion (Frank) Baker; brother in law Gomer (Arlene) Ralph; nieces Tara, Jamie, and Jess; and great nephews.
 
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Arvid H. Stitely

December 02, 2018 |

Published By William Snyder Funeral Home | Posted in: William Snyder Funeral Home

Arvid H. Stitely, age 81, of North Versailles, passed away Saturday, December 1, 2018. He was born April 16, 1937 in Irwin, a son of the late Edward and Genevieve (Decker) Stitely. He worked for over 40 years at Fix’s Auto Body in North Huntingdon before retiring. He is survived by his loving wife of over 43 years Sharon (Sentesi) Stitely; daughter Amy Stitely of North Versailles; brother Edward; and sister Linda. Per his request, there will be no visitation or service. Arrangements handled by the Forgie-Snyder Funeral Home, 1032 Broadway, East McKeesport, 412-823-8083. Memorial contributions can be made to the American Diabetes Association at www.diabetes.org.


 

Merle Judd

December 02, 2018 |

Published By Gilbert Funeral Home and Crematory | Posted in: Gilbert Funeral Home and Crematory

Merle Judd, 97, of White Oak, passed away on Wednesday, November 28, 2018. He was born August 15, 1921 in McKeesport and was the son of the late David and Sally (Spitz) Judd. He was proprietor of Judd Refrigeration and was a US Army Veteran serving in WWII as a Corporal in the  27th Calvary. In 1945, he was seriously wounded in Okinawa, Japan and spent 7 months recovering in an Army Hospital.

For his service, he received 2 Purple Hearts and the Medal of Honor. Merle was a member of White Oak American Post  701, and was a life member of the former Swinging Swedish Society. He is survived by his wife of 28 years, Shirley A. (Walker) Judd,  son, David (Neva) Judd of Rogers, Arkansas, daughter, Jody Vavrek of Versailles, stepsons, Guy (Judy) Criado of White Oak, and Gregg (Mary) Criado of Elizabeth Township, 7 grandchildren, 3 great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

 
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Genevieve "Ginny" Mihalov

December 02, 2018 |

Published By Finney Funeral Homes | Posted in: Finney Funeral Homes

Genevieve “Ginny” Margaret Gusky Mihalov, 93, of Clairton, passed away peacefully, in her sleep, Saturday, December 1, 2018.  She was born September 30, 1925 in Shadyside, OH to the late Stanley and Josephine Mackwiecz Gusky.  Ginny was the loving wife of the late Laurence “Larry” J. Mihalov who passed away in 2012.  She is survived by daughters, Linda (John) Donnelly of Clairton, Kristine (Sven) Nelson of Denver, CO; grandchildren, Kristy-Lynne, Sven Jr., Holly, Patrick, Bridget, Alex; 7 great-grandchildren; brother John (Wanita) Gusky; sister-in-law, Mary Ann Michaels; nieces and nephews.  Along with her parents and husband, Ginny was preceded in death by sisters, Lois Kanda, Pearl Martin; brothers, Charles Gusky and Stanley Gusky.  She was a member of Ascension of Our Lord Byzantine Catholic Church in Clairton, AARP Clairton Chapter # 1612. Ginny loved playing games with her grandchildren, was an excellent seamstress who enjoyed sewing for herself and her family, made the very best apple pie, was an avid reader as well as an enthusiastic traveler, visiting Europe, Asia, the Holy Land,  North and Central America.  Visitation will take place Tuesday, December 4, 2018 from 2 – 4 and 7 – 9 pm at S. M. FINNEY FUNERAL HOME, 432 N. 6th Street, Clairton,  PA   15025.  A memorial service will take place at the funeral home on Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at 10 am followed by interment at Ascension Cemetery in Clairton.  In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions be made to The Salvation Army, Western PA Division, PO Box 742, Carnegie,  PA  15106. The family wishes to express their sincere thanks to the staff at Grandview Estates for the care they provided.  Online condolences may be offered at www.finneyfuneralhome.com

 

Saundra L. Moses

December 02, 2018 |

Published By Teichart-Gracan Funeral Home | Posted in: Wojciechowski Funeral Home

Saundra L. Moses, 72 of Glassport passed away peacefully Dec. 2, 2018.  She is the daughter of the late Frank and Patricia “Pansy” Waratuke and is survived by her sons Phillip (Donna Sowerby) Moses and Tim Beck; grandchildren Brynn Richards and Evelyn Moses; great grandchildren Liam, Lenore, Brayden, Aria and Remi and brother Gary Waratuke also nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her brother David Waratuke.  Saundra was retired from UPMC and also worked as a bander/welder for US Steel Irvin Works.  Friends received Wojciechowski Funeral Home, Glassport Sat. Dec. 8, 2018 from 4 to 7:30, at which time a funeral service will be held.
 

Thomas R. Schultz

December 02, 2018 |

Published By Jaycox-Jaworski Funeral Home - Crematory | Posted in: Jaycox-Jaworski Funeral Home & Crematory

Thomas R. Schultz, age 92, of White Oak, died November 30, 2018, at The Palms At O'Neil, in McKeesport.  Born March 25, 1926, in Duquesne, he was a son of the late John W. and Marie A (Steimer) Schultz and the husband of the late Frances (Orzechowski) Martin Schultz.

 
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Elsie J. Stroka

December 01, 2018 |

Published By Jaycox-Jaworski Funeral Home - Crematory | Posted in: Jaycox-Jaworski Funeral Home & Crematory

Elsie J. Stroka, age 84, of White Oak, formerly of McKeesport, died Nov. 30, 2018, at her home.  Born June 28, 1934, in Sagamore, she was a daughter of the late Emanuel and Mary Ann (Steish) Stroka.

 
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John L. "Monk" Willard

December 01, 2018 |

Published By Bekavac Funeral Home and Crematory | Posted in: Bekavac Funeral Home and Crematory

It is with great sadness but also rejoicing that the family of John L. “Monk” Willard, age 73, of Glassport, announces his passing into the arms of His Savior early on the morning of December 1, 2018.

 
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Sandra K. Wootton

December 01, 2018 |

Published By James W. Shirley Funeral Home Inc. | Posted in: James W. Shirley Funeral Home

Sandra Booher Wootton, 80, of North Huntingdon passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by her loving family following a long illness.  She was born on December 29, 1937 in Pitcairn, to the late Dorothy and Chester Booher.  Sandra spent her life dedicated to her family and her community.  In 1959 she graduated from California State Teaching College and began teaching in White Oak, then moved to the Norwin School District where she taught kindergarten and substituted for many years.  She was also a Sunday school teacher and board member at Christ United Presbyterian Church and a Girl Scout and Boy Scout leader.  She is survived by her loving husband of over 60 years, Enoch "Woody" Wootton; her children, Jeffrey (Shery) Wootton, Sharyl Dickie (the late Robert Dickie) and Cristine (David) Dempsey; grandchildren, Greg Thomas, Scott (Stephanie) Swanson, and Chelsea Dempsey; great-grandsons, Brenden and Owen Swanson; brother, Donald (Lana) Booher; numerous nieces and nephews; and her partner-in-crime, Max (Puggle).  Friends will be received at the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon on Monday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m.  A funeral service will take place on Tuesday at 11 a.m. in the funeral home chapel.  During the service, there will be a time to share memories of Sandra.  Interment to follow in Penn Lincoln Memorial Park.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Westmoreland County Food Bank.  www.shirleyfuneralhome.com.

 

Sally Ann Nolder

November 30, 2018 |

Published By William H. Craig Funeral Home | Posted in: William H Craig Funeral Home

On Monday November 26, 2018 Sally Ann Nolder passed away at the age of 79 after a long illness. Sally was an avid volunteer. She spent years volunteering at McKeesport Hospital as well as the Children's Institute, Children's Home and Lemieux Family Center. Sally loved gardening,traveling and spending time with family and friends. She will forever be remembered by her husband Howard and her children Scott, Sue (Jim) and Doug (Philip) and grandchildren Justin (Marcia), Ryan (Meghan) and Josh (Lauren), and great grandaughter Haley.Sally will also be remembered by her sisters, Yuvone and Jennifer (Joe) and many nieces, nephews, her extended family, and dear friends. According to her wishes all arrangement were private under the care of the William H. Craig Funeral Home, Inc. McKeesport, Pa.

 

Jeanne M. Bunyan

November 30, 2018 |

Published By James W. Shirley Funeral Home Inc. | Posted in: James W. Shirley Funeral Home

Jeanne M. Bunyan, 90, of North Huntingdon, passed away peacefully on Thursday, November 29, 2018. She was born May 12, 1928 in Johnstown, Pa., a daughter of the late Lawrence and Mary (Marshall) Wesner. Prior to her retirement, Jeanne was an RN for Kane Regional Center and a member of St. Agnes Parish, North Huntingdon. She enjoyed baking and loved spending time with her family. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James Bunyan in 1990. Friends will be received at the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon on Sunday from 2-4 p.m. Interment will be private in Resurrection Cemetery, Moon Township. A Memorial Mass will be held on Saturday, December 15, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. in St. Agnes Church, North Huntingdon to celebrate Jeanne's life.  www.shirleyfuneralhome.com.

 

Audrey J. Maldonado

November 30, 2018 |

Published By Willig Funeral Home & Crematory | Posted in: Willig Funeral Home & Cremation Services

Audrey Maldonado, age 75, of McKeesport, died November 27, 2018, at UPMC McKeesport. Born August 24, 1943, in McKeesport, she was the daughter of the late Wesley Evans and the late Dorothy Seidling and the wife of the late Daniel Maldonado, Sr.

 
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John F. Unterreiner

November 29, 2018 |

Published By William Snyder Funeral Home | Posted in: William Snyder Funeral Home

John F. Unterreiner, age 75 of North Huntingdon, passed away Wednesday, November 28, 2018. He was born in Braddock, a son of the late John M. and Jane D. Unterreiner. He was a long-time member of the Norwin Alliance Church in Irwin. He worked as a secretary for over 15 years at Westinghouse before working over 13 years at the Elliot Company in Jeannette. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife of over 50 years Margaret H. Unterreiner; and his brother Ronald Unterreiner. He is survived by his children Lori (Jim) Dodds of Cape Coral, Florida, Andrea Unterreiner of Belle Vernon and David Unterreiner of Irwin; grandchildren Timothy Unterreiner, Brandon Dodds, Jaxon Slappo and Layla Slappo; and sisters Joan and Betty.
 
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Mary “Candy” Klotz

November 29, 2018 |

Published By William S. Skovranko Memorial Home | Posted in: William S. Skovranko Memorial Home

Mary “Candy” Klotz, 92, most recently of Silver Spring, MD, passed away in her sleep on November 28, 2018, surrounded by those she loved. Born in McKeesport, PA, to the late Michael and Berthe “Bessie” Sidor Wargo, Mary was a resident of Duquesne for 15 years before moving to Munhall, where she resided with her beloved husband, Michael J. Klotz, until his death in 2011. She was a member of St. Peter and Paul Byzantine Church in Duquesne. As a homemaker, Mary is best remembered for her sparkling clean home, and cooking and baking skills. Family and neighbors looked forward to bountiful platters of homemade cookies and baked goods for the holidays, and it was not uncommon for her to hand-deliver casseroles of her secret macaroni and cheese dish to neighbors throughout the year. Ahead of the times, she practiced yoga and began studying the health benefits of herbs and food as medicine in the 1960’s.

 
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Tammy Jackowski

November 29, 2018 |

Published By Strifflers Family Funeral Homes | Posted in: Strifflers Family Funeral Homes

Tammy Jackowski, age 49 of Port Vue, died Wednesday, November 28, 2018. She was born April 28, 1969 in McKeesport and is the daughter of Beverly James Jackowski of Port Vue and the late Edwin J. Jackowski. Tammy was a former manager for the former Tube City IMS of West Mifflin, now TMS International. She enjoyed playing darts and was member of the dart league at Annie’s Hitching Post in Port Vue.

 

 
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