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Dale Williams Mays

July 19, 2019 |

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

Dale William Mays, 66, of White Oak, passed away peacefully in his sleep on Thursday, July 18, 2019.  He was born August 13, 1952 in McKeesport, loving son of William and Elaine (Ohs)  Mays.  Prior to his retirement, Dale was a brakeman for Union Railroad and a graduate of Norwin Senior High School Class of 1970.  He was an avid reader and loved art and music.  He is survived by his sister, Renee Martz and her husband, Bob; nephew, Brett Martz and his wife Addie, and their children, Emma and Mats; niece, Heather Johnson and her husband, Mike and their son, Baylor.  There will be no visitation.  A private family memorial will be held at a later date.  Arrangements made by the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon.  Donations may be made to the Irwin United Methodist Church in memory of Dale.  www.shirleyfuneralhome.com

 


Brian Lawrence Hetrick

July 18, 2019 |

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

Brian Lawrence Hetrick, 21, of North Huntingdon died at home on July 16, 2019. He was born February 28, 1998 in Greensburg, the loving son of Warren Hetrick and Marina Venturelli. In 2002, Brian became the older brother to his surviving sibling, Alex Hetrick. Brian was a 2016 graduate of Norwin High School. He was about to begin his Senior year at University of Pittsburgh, Greensburg, where he was a Dean’s List student after transferring from WCCC in 2018. He also worked at Kohl’s, North Huntingdon for the past few years.
 
Brian was a good kid. He didn’t do drugs, never got into trouble, and hardly drank. He went to pre-school at Calvary Preschool Center, attended first grade at West Hempfield Elementary before transferring to Sunset Valley Elementary, and continued his high school career at Norwin School District. He received First Communion and Confirmation at St. Agnes Church.
 
He played soccer for many years at the Norwin Soccer Club, playing for coach Seth’s Travel Team, and later for the 9th Grade High School Team. He went on to play for WCCC his freshman year in college. He also participated in martial arts, T-ball, baseball, basketball and track growing up. Brian spoke Italian, and he loved travelling to Italy to visit his Nonni, and especially adored being with his two young cousins there, who took to him so much. He also enjoyed beach vacations growing up, and being with his good friends Marc, Cayden, Cam, Kevin, and many other special friends from all parts of his life.
 
 
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Richard H. Morrow

July 18, 2019 |

By Administrator | Posted in: Obituary

Richard H. Morrow, 73, of West Mifflin went home to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus on July 17, 2019. Loving husband for 50 years to Beverly (Hrinda), beloved father of R. Scott (Shannon) of N. Huntingdon and the late Robyn Victoria Morrow. Preceded in death by his parents Earl W. and LaVerne (Brunner) Morrow. Rick was a member of Walnut Grove Assembly of God where he was a former Elder, member of the Men’s Ministry, volunteered with the food bank and coached flag football for the school, U S Army Vietnam veteran serving with the 199th Infantry and a retired letter carrier for the U S Postal Service.

 
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Margaret Campoli

July 18, 2019 |

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

Margaret Campoli, age 94 of Jefferson Hills, passed away on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at St. John's Specialty Care Center.  She was a Key Punch Operator for Blue Cross/Blue Sheild in Pittsburgh.  Born June 26, 1925 in Clairton, she was a daughter of the late Carmine of and Maria (Zuppa) DeFlavis.  Margaret joins her husband, the late William Campoli, who died December 16, 2010.  She is survived by her sons William J. (Melanie Dortschy) Campoli and Larry (Dara) Campoli; her grandchildren Chase, Danielle, Max & Jake Campoli.  In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her son Robert Campoli and her siblings Joseph Deflavis and Elizabeth Mussori.

 
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Anthony M. Salvi

July 18, 2019 |

By Willig Funeral Home & Crematory | Posted in: Willig Funeral Home & Crematory

Anthony M. Salvi, age 86, of McKeesport, died July 17, 2019, at The Grove at Irwin, in North Huntingdon. Born June 12, 1933, he was the son of the late Michael and Mary (Verno) Salvi and was the husband of the late Judith (James) Salvi.

 
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Patricia Ann Harris

July 17, 2019 |

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

Patricia Ann Harris, age 87, of McKeesport, died July 17, 2019.  She was born in McKeesport on October 17, 1931 and was the daughter of the late Ida Mondin Forsberg and her late husband, Elmer.  She is the wife of the late Jack H. Harris.  She was retired from Penn State University after 40 years of service, working in their Continuing Education Program.

When wintering in Florida with her daughter, she volunteered at South Florida Fair in West Palm Beach.  However, because of her love for the City of McKeesport, she was extremely active in various organizations.  She was the Volunteer Coordinator at McKeesport Heritage Center and Co-Chair of the Festival of Trees.  She organized the Penn State Retirees Luncheon Group and volunteered for many years for McKeesport International Village.

 
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Cheryl A. Banko

July 17, 2019 |

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

Cheryl A. Banko, 59, of East Pittsburgh, passed away Wednesday, July 17, 2019.  She was born January 12, 1960 in McKeesport, daughter of Darlene Stewart and the late Richard M. Banko.  Prior to her retirement, Cheryl was a deli clerk for Shop 'n Save.  In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by her stepfather, Joseph Stewart Sr.  She is survived by her son, Bruce (Amanda) Nguyen; daughter, LeeAnn Nguyen; brother, Joseph (Iris) Stewart Jr.; sister, Deborah (William) Lubatti; grandchildren, Anthony, Orin, Aiden; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.  There will be no visitation.  Arrangements made by the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon.  www.shirleyfuneralhome.com.

 


Clark M. Kerr

July 16, 2019 |

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

Clark M. Kerr, age 90, of Irwin, died July 14, 2019. He was born in Turtle Creek and the son of the late Mary and Edwin O. Kerr. He graduated from Turtle Creek High School then served in the United States Air Force during the Korean War. After serving in the military, he earned a bachelor degree from Slippery Rock University and a master’s degree from Indiana University. He taught at South Fork, Gateway, and 25 years as a guidance counselor in the Hempfield Area School District. He was preceded in death by son-in-law Ben Lubinsky, brothers Blaine Craig, Carl Kerr, and sister Elva Zenk. Surviving are his wife Mildred Patterson Kerr, two children: Dr. Clark M. Kerr, Jr (Judy), Lori Lubinsky, five grandchildren: Nathan (Dory)Kerr, Travis Kerr, Whitney (Ryan) Driscoll, Lauren (Dan) Blaszkowski, and Taylor (Lane) Waltenbaugh, and two great-grandchildren: Maxwell Kerr and Peyton Blaszkowski.
 
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Crystal L. Dahlstrom

July 15, 2019 |

By Willig Funeral Home & Crematory | Posted in: Willig Funeral Home & Crematory

Crystal L. Dahlstrom, age 28, of Aliquippa, formerly of South Park, died July 9, 2019, at AHN Jefferson Hospital. Born August 16, 1990, in Monroeville, she was the daughter of the late Richard M. Dahlstrom Jr. and Rhonda (Bench) Dahlstrom.

 
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Edward J. Baumgart Jr.

July 15, 2019 |

By Administrator | Posted in: Deaths Elsewhere

Edward J. Baumgart Jr., 67, of Tennessee, formerly of Finleyville, died Thursday, July 11, 2019.

Beloved husband of 22 years to Debbie (Tkac) Baumgart; loving father of the late Andrew “Bummy” Baumgart; son of the late Edward J. Sr. and Marie (Meyer) Baumgart; stepson of the late Regina (Fogarty) Baumgart; brother of Bob “Butch” (Darlene) Baumgart, and the late Mary Ann (survived by David) Ritter.

 
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Joseph Michael Bulischeck

July 15, 2019 |

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

Joseph Michael Bulischeck, 75, of Versailles, passed away Sunday, July  14, 2019. He was born February 3, 1944 in McKeesport and was the son of the late Joseph and Bertha Bulischeck. Joseph was a Scrapper and had previously worked for the former US Steel National Tube Works . He was a former Fireman in Versailles.

 
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Edward Nicholas Druga

July 15, 2019 |

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

Edward Nicholas Druga, 86, of White Oak, passed away Sunday, July 14, 2019, surrounded by his family. He was born December 13, 1932 in Duquesne and was the son of the late Jan and Susan (Homol) Druga. Edward was a member of Sts. Peter and Paul Byzantine Catholic Church in Duquesne and was a retired Machinist from US Steel Homestead Works "Big Shop".  He was a US Army Veteran serving during the Korean War.

 
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Michael A. Riley, Jr.

July 15, 2019 |

By Administrator | Posted in: Obituary

Michael A. Riley, Jr., age 86, of Gibsonia, formerly Brookline, on July 14, 2019.  Born on February 17, 1933 in McKeesport, PA, son of the late Michael A. Riley, Sr. and Katherine Carr Riley.  Also preceded in death by his brothers, the late Thomas Riley, killed in WWII, the late Robert (late Rita) Riley, and one sister, the late Margaret Denney.

Beloved husband for 54 of Caroline Schwab Riley, whom he married on August 28, 1965.  Loving father of Michael Andrew "Andy" (Sandra) Riley III and Julie (Alexander) Tschammer-Osten.  Proud grandfather of Katherine, Julia, Ava, & Annika.

Born and raised in McKeesport, PA, Michael was a Korean War Army Veteran, attended Robert Morris College, and worked for 32 years for U.S. Treasury Department as an IRS Agent.  He was a member of Brentwood VFW, Brookline American Legion, Dormont AARP, and a longtime member of Our Lady of Loretto Catholic Church in Brookline and recently St. Richard Catholic Church in Gibsonia.  In his retirement years, Mr. & Mrs. Riley traveled extensively in the U.S., Canada, & Europe.  The Riley's moved to Gibsonia in 2015 to be near family.

 
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Georgia Jean Gentile

July 15, 2019 |

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

Georgia Jean Gentile, 72, of Elizabeth Township, passed away Saturday, July  13, 2019. She was born July 16, 1946 in McKeesport and was the daughter of the late Hunter J . and Francis (Edgar) Lohman. She was a member and Eucharistic Minister at St. Michael Parish in Elizabeth Township. Georgia was retired from UPMC Shadyside and had previously worked at UPMC McKeesport Hospital.

 
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Leda B. Healey

July 14, 2019 |

By Maloy-Schleifer Funeral Home | Posted in: Maloy-Schleifer Funeral Home

LEDA B. HEALEY age 86 of West Mifflin, on July 14, 2019, at home.  A daughter of the late Gailen & Phoebe (Wilson) Boger, she was a retired Food Service Worker for West Mifflin School District.  She was a member of Terrace Church of the Nazarene in West Mifflin, where she was their former treasurer & organist, a volunteer at the Salvation Army in Braddock & Missionary President in 2009-2010.  She was the beloved wife of the late John W. Healey; Mother of Lynette (David) Wahl of West Mifflin, Erin (Diane) Healey of Munhall, Warren Healey of West Mifflin, Brenda Healey of Greensburg, and Andrea (Malcolm) Andress of West Mifflin; Grandmother of Steven (Jessica) Healey, Kristen (John) Parise, Kaylyn Andress, Keyshawn Andress & Gregory (Nancy) Wahl; 5 Great Grandchildren.  She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.  Visitation Tuesday, July 16, 2019 from 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. at the Maloy-Schleifer Funeral Home, Inc., 915 Kennedy Ave., Duquesne, 412-466-3300, where her funeral service will be held on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. with the Rev. Peter Roy officiating.  Burial will follow at Jefferson Memorial Park. 

 
 

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