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Susan L. Caruso

December 30, 2022 |

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

Susan Caruso, 71, of North Huntingdon, passed away Thursday, December 29, 2022 at her home.  She was born December 14, 1951 in Washington, a daughter of the late William and Shirley (Bash) Armitage.  Prior to her retirement, Susan was a Human Resource Manager for Menasha and enjoyed vacationing at the beach, gardening, cats and spending time with her boys and grandchildren.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, William Armitage Jr.  She is survived by her loving husband of 47 years, John Caruso; sons, John, Mike and his wife, Angel, Domenic and his wife, Brandi; grandchildren, Brenna, Katherine, Hailey, Michael Jr., David and Domenic.  There will be no visitation.  A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at a later date.  Arrangements made by the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon, PA  15642.  www.shirleyfuneralhome.com

 


Terry S. Frye

December 28, 2022 |

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

Terry S. Frye, 65, of North Huntingdon, passed away Tuesday, December 27, 2022 at his home. He was born November 19, 1957, a son of the late Earl and Doris (Crowe) Frye.  Terry was a sales associate for Macy's Department store with 40 years of service and a graduate of Norwin Sr. High School Class of '76.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Lee, and sister-in-law, Patricia.  He is survived by his niece, Heather Frye (Robert Turney); nephew, Matthew Frye (Angela); great nieces and nephew, Sierra, Everlee and Isaiah; cousins, Brian and Rick Crowe.  Terry wanted to thank all of those wonderful people he met.  Especially those at Macy's Herald Square, Monroeville and Westmoreland, especially Michele, Natalie and Beth.  Donations may be made to the American Cancer Society in memory of Terry.  There will be no visitation.  Arrangements made by the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon, PA  15642.  www.shirleyfuneralhome.com

 


Rosario Vincent Stabile

December 28, 2022 |

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

Rosario Vincent "Vince" Stabile, 46, of Pittsburgh, set himself free Sunday, December 25, 2022. He was born February 27, 1976 in Indiana, PA, son of Marlene Joyce (Shufran) Stabile and the late Rosario Louis Stabile, and grew up in North Huntingdon, PA. Vince worked for Dick's Sporting Goods. He was a graduate of Norwin Senior High School Class of '94, where he holds the all-time record in Track for the Triple Jump and held the longtime record for the Long Jump, for which his record is now 3rd place, and he also played Basketball. Vince earned his undergraduate degree from IUP where he graduated top of his Business Class, and earned his MBA from Point Park University. Vince also strived to achieve a Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do. He is survived by his mother, Marlene Stabile; his daughter, Ava Stabile; his sister, Dorey Stabile (Simon Alexander); and best friend Tim "T" Carr. Visitation will be 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm and a memorial service be held at 6:00 pm on Friday, December 30, 2022 at the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon, PA 15642.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Vince’s memory to Ray of Hope, c/o Mental Health America of Southwestern, 409 Coulter Avenue, Greensburg, PA 15601

www.rayofhopewestmoreland.org

 


Karrie L. Walk

December 27, 2022 |

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

Karrie L. Walk, 54, of Ligonier, formerly of North Huntingdon, passed away Monday, December 26, 2022 at UPMC Mercy Hospital.  She was born, January 26, 1968 in McKeesport, a daughter of Donna Jones Beech and the late Bernard Beech.  Karrie was a machine operator for AMI.  She was a graduate of Norwin Sr. High School Class of '87 and enjoyed drawing and reading Stephen King books.  She is survived by her son, Jesse Walk; brother, Brandon and his wife, Dana; sister, Evie and her husband, Craig; and her feline companion, Pixie.  Friends will be received from 2-5 p.m. on Thursday at the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon, PA  15642.  A funeral service will follow at 5 p.m. in the funeral home chapel.  www.shirleyfuneralhome.com

 


Karen J. Clark

December 21, 2022 |

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

Karen J. Clark, 77, of Hahntown, passed away Tuesday, December 20, 2022.  She was born June 23, 1945 in Monongahela, a daughter of the late Daniel and Jean Kessler.  Prior to her retirement, Karen worked for Fisher Body in security and  production. She was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan, enjoyed listening to music, especially Elvis Presley, visiting the casinos and playing the lottery.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, John Brown.  She is survived by her life partner, Jamel Solomon; son, James Clark; daughter, Angela Souarit and her husband, Sonny, and Robin Lender; grandchildren, Michael, Tyler, Robert, Riley, Randy, Erin, Autumn, Dylan, Dallys; and five great-grandchildren.  Friends will be received from 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. on Tuesday at the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon, PA 15642.  A funeral service will take place on Wednesday at 11 a.m. in the funeral home chapel. Interment to follow in McKeesport & Versailles Cemetery, McKeesport, PA.  www.shirleyfuneralhome.com

 


Charlotte Cecelia (Renda) Pivarnik

December 18, 2022 |

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

Charlotte Cecelia (Renda) Pivarnik, age 79 of North Huntingdon died peacefully December 17, 2022 at Forbes  Hospital. She was born February 23, 1943 in McKeesport, a daughter of the late Bruno and Ethel Vargo Renda.  She was  a member of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, a stay at home mom, a homemaker and a PTA mother until she was 41 years old. She attended computer school where she completed certification. She worked at Mellon bank until retiring. She was the beloved wife of Steven M. Pivarnik for 56 years.; cherished mother of two amazing children, Jeff Pivarnik and Jamie Pivarnik (wife Renee). Also survived by the LOVES OF HER LIFE,  her two precious grandchildren, Mason and Maddox. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her two brother in laws, George and Richard Pivarnik, and her three sister in laws, Jackie Pivarnik, Vicky Pivarnik and Jo Ellen Renda. She is survived by her only brother, Rick Renda  (Peg) and several nieces and nephews as well as many friends. Charlotte loved family, fine dinners, hot weather , dancing with her husband and enjoying time with friends. She was well known member of the Norwin community and was loved by all,  Visitation will be held at the  James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon on Tues 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. A Blessing service will be held Wednesday at 9 a.m. in the funeral home chapel  followed by entombment at Penn Lincoln Memorial Park Mausoleum. Memorials may be made to the White Oak Animal Shelter. www.shirleyfuneralhome.com.

 


Andrea Taylor

December 09, 2022 |

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

Andrea Taylor, 69, of Larimer died December 9, 2022. She was born July 29, 1953 in Pittsburgh, a daughter of the late Edward and Sarah Leger Taylor . Andrea was a member of Immaculate Conception Church where she sang in the choir. She was formerly employed as a cook for LaDonna's Restaurant and a cashier at Shop and Save. She is survived by her brother, Edward, sister, LeNore Byers, nieces and nephews. Visitation Monday 3-7. James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family. www.shirleyfuneralhome.com.
 
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Magdalene Tretinik

December 07, 2022 |

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

Magdalene Tretinik, 97, of North Huntingdon, passed away Wednesday, December 7, 2022 at Golden Heights Personal Care Home. She was born October 7, 1925, a daughter of the late Stephen and Anna Tretinik. Prior to her retirement, Magdalene worked for Bettis Atomic Power Laboratory. She was a member of St. Mary's Byzantine Church in Herminie and enjoyed gardening. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Sara Nagy. Magdalene is survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Friends will be received from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Friday at the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon, PA 15642. A funeral service will follow at 1 p.m. in the funeral home chapel. Interment in Brush Creek Cemetery. www.shirleyfuneralhome.com

 


Joel T. Mance

December 06, 2022 |

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

Joel T.  Mance, 64, of North Huntingdon, passed away Saturday, December 3, 2022. He was born October 28, 1958 a son of the late Thomas V. and Mildred (Gongaware) Mance. Joel was a 1976 graduate of Norwin Sr. High School and attended Penn State University prior to starting his career as a traveling operator for Duquesne Light Company, for which he earned 38 years of service before retirement. He was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Irwin and could always be counted on to help friends, family and neighbors in need. He was an excellent cook, baker, talented artist and avid outdoorsman, who enjoyed fishing and especially hunting grouse in his favorite woods in Indiana County. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Neil Mance and grandparents, Valentine and Rosa (Sajovitz) Mance and H. Glenn and Elva (Gress) Gongaware. He is survived by his wife, Diane Duffy Mance; children, Forrest and Elizabeth Mance of North Huntingdon; brothers, Val (Marilyn) of Sugar Loaf, Pa., Dale of Arizona; and many nieces, nephews and cousins. Friends will be received from 2-8 p.m. on Thursday at the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon, PA  15642. A funeral service will be held on Friday at 11 a.m. in the funeral home chapel.  Interment to follow in Penn Lincoln Memorial Park.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made online to the National Pancreas Foundation, www.nationalpancreasfoundation.org.   www.shirleyfuneralhome.com

 


Anna Yuhasz Nee

December 02, 2022 |

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

Anna Yuhasz Nee, 101, of North Huntingdon, passed away Thursday, December 1, 2022 at Juniper Village, Forest Hills, PA.  She was born December 3, 1920 in Glen Jean, WV, a daughter of the late Andrew and Anna (Kish) Yuhasz.  Prior to her retirement, Anna was a bank teller for Mellon Bank and was a member of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband of 48 years, James Nee; brother Julius Yuhasz; sisters, Margaret Petruska and Rose Whittinghill; and much loved and special  niece, Margaret Ann Zeher.  She is survived by her nieces, Rosalie Vojtas, Kathleen Sczepanski and Teresa (Ted) Jacob; numerous great, great-great, and great-great-great nieces and nephews.  Friends will be received from 2-8 p.m. on Friday, December 9, 2022 at the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon, PA  15642.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday at 8:30 a.m. in St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church.  PLEASE GO DIRECTLY TO THE CHURCH.  Interment to follow in St. Joseph Cemetery, North Versailles.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church or a charity of your choice.  www.shirleyfuneralhome.com

 


Dennis C. Jarrett

December 01, 2022 |

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

Dennis C. Jarrett, age 69 of North Versailles died December 1, 2022 at UPMC East. He was born September 14, 1953 in McKeesport, a son of Caroline Batten Jarrett and the late Donald Jarrett. Prior to his retirement, Dennis was employed as a welder . In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by a brother James. He is survived by two brothers, Randi and Terry. There will be no public visitation. www.shirleyfuneralhome.com.

 


Thomas R. Pinge

December 01, 2022 |

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

 Thomas R. Pinge, 90 of North Huntingdon died December 1, 2022 at home. He was born June 23, 1932 in Braddock, a son of the late Ralph and Elizabeth Baker Pinge. Tom was a member of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church. He was a veteran of the Korean War having served in the U.S. Army, member of American Legion Post 359 in Irwin. Prior to his retirement he was employed by Edgar Thompson Works in Braddock. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife Mary, a brother George, two sisters Viola Zugaro and Ruth Morley. He is survived by two daughters, Lisa Ann Zydel and her husband Glen and Mary Hartz, three grandchildren, Zachary Zydel, Frank Hartz and Megan Rodriguez. Friends will be received at the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon on Monday 5-8 p.m.. A graveside service with military honors will be held Tuesday at 10 a.m. at Penn Lincoln Memorial Park. Please go directly to the cemetery.  Memorials may be made to the American Legion , Irwin. www.shirleyfuneralhome.com.

 
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Albert Herbert McMillion

November 23, 2022 |

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

Albert Herbert McMillion, 72, of North Huntingdon, passed away Wednesday, November 23, 2022 at his home.  He was born November 6, 1950 in Pittsburgh, a son of the late Arnold and Mary Elizabeth (Trischler) McMillion.  Prior to his retirement, Albert was a driver for various companies and a veteran of the US Army during the Vietnam Era.  He enjoyed watching NASCAR, WWE wrestling and Hallmark movies, spending time with his grandchildren and was known to be a great jokester.  He is survived by his loving wife, Patricia (Adams) McMillion;  sons, Eric (Christine), Allen (Erin); daughters, Jennie McMillion (Joseph Mulholland), Roxann McMillion, Kariann Nicola, Jamie (David) Bruce, Stacey McMillion;  brother, William D. (Wendy);  and 14 grandchildren.  There will be no visitation.  Arrangements made by the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon, PA  15642.  www.shirleyfuneralhome.com

 


Mary Jane Molina

November 22, 2022 |

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

Mary Jane Molina, 91, of Rillton, passed away Tuesday, November 22, 2022 at the Grove. She was born April 9, 1931 in Pittsburgh, a daughter of the late Frank and Anna (Viehl) Molina. Prior to her retirement, Mary was a manager for the DiCesare-Engler and enjoyed gardening, sewing and socializing with her friends. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Earl H. Molina and his wife, Theresa. She is survived by her brother, Robert Molina; niece, Jacqueline Siegel and her husband, Donald; and great-nieces, Nicole and Christine. Friends will be received from 3-7 p.m. on Monday at the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon, PA 15642. A funeral service will take place at 6:30 p.m. in the funeral home.  www.shirleyfuneralhome.com

 

 


Elizabeth "Liz" C. McLaughlin

November 20, 2022 |

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

Elizabeth "Liz" C. McLaughlin, 59 of North Huntingdon, passed away Saturday, November 19, 2022 at home.  She was born April 1, 1963 in McKeesport, a daughter of the late George and Rhoda (Simpson) McLaughlin.  Liz was a homemaker and enjoyed swimming, cookouts with her family and loved her cats.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, James; brothers, George, Arthur, Herman, Allan, Thomas and Frank; sisters, Angie Dulkis and Rhoda Grimm.  She is survived by her son, Arthur David and his wife, Jessie; sisters, Rebecca (Bruce) Grimm and Janie (John) Guthrie.  Friends will be received from 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. on Monday at the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon, PA  15642.  A funeral service will take place on Tuesday at 11 a.m. in the funeral home chapel.  Interment to follow in Bigley Family Cemetery, Coulter, PA.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Bigley Family Cemetery.   www.shirleyfuneralhome.com

 


 

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