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Russell C. Foust, Sr.

September 26, 2022 |

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

Russell C. Foust, Sr., age 82, of White Oak, died September 25, 2022, at Transitions Healthcare North Huntingdon. Born July 19, 1940, in Latrobe, PA, he was the son of the late Harry R. and Rachel (Clair) Foust and the husband of Alice (Kocher) Foust for 51 years.
Russ retired from Laidlaw Transit, where he was a mechanic and driver. Before that, he worked at Westinghouse Electrical Corp. and Lockhart, where he was a machinist and crane operator at both places until they each went out of business. He was a member of the Teamsters Local 205 and 601 Electrical Workers Union. Russ was a member of the Faith Bible Baptist Church of Wilkins Twp. He was a lifelong member of the Rainbow Volunteer Fire Co. of White Oak. Russ took great pride in being able to help provide safety and peace of mind to his community. He enjoyed camping, cars, and, most of all, being a mechanic.

 
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Kelli Ann Anderson

September 18, 2022 |

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

Kelli Ann Anderson, age 36, of Aurora, CO, died September 12, 2022, at home. Born January 26, 1986, in New Brunswick, NJ, she was the daughter of Martin (Beverly) Linn and Mary Linn and the wife of John Anderson.
Kelli worked in Human Resources for Papa John's Pizza. She was a graduate of McKeesport High School, Class of 2004, and a McKeesport Tiger Cheerleader and Captain for four years; after graduation, she continued on as the cheerleader coach. She earned her Bachelor's Degree in Business from Penn State. Kelli was a former member of Mary, Mother of God Parish and attended St. Angela Merici Church as a child. She enjoyed football and anything water related. Kelli was a former member of the White Oak Swim Team and a former White Oak Falcons Cheerleader as a child and then coached in her early years. She also participated in gymnastics at Millers' Gym Stars USA Gymnastics School in McKeesport. Kelli was a dog lover and enjoyed traveling the world, especially anywhere near a beach. She obsessively collected and followed anything Baby Yoda.
In addition to her husband, Kelli is survived by her step-children, Ryan and Elizabeth Anderson; mother and father-in-law, Patricia Menick and Gary Anderson; also her beloved Bulldogs, Katie and Louis.
She was preceded in death by her sister, Staci Marie Linn.
Family and friends may be received at Jaycox-Jaworski Funeral Home & Crematory on Thursday, September 22, 2022, from 1 to 3 p.m. and 5 to 8 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, 10 a.m., at Mary, Mother of God Parish, St Angela Merici Church. Committal prayers and burial will follow in McKeesport Versailles Cemetery.
Condolences and memories may be shared at www.jaycox-jaworskifh.com.
Supervisor, Chris Odasso

 


Elizabeth "Betty" Sivak

September 16, 2022 |

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

Elizabeth "Betty" Sivak, age 86, of White Oak, died September 15, 2022, at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital.  Born July 8, 1936, in Johnstown, she was the daughter of the late John and Amelia (Yurjevsic) Poje and wife of Donald J. Sivak for 63 years.  
Betty worked as an Operator with Bell Telephone and then as a Greeter at K-Mart in North Versailles.  She was a member of the former Holy Trinity Church and a current member of Mary, Mother of God Parish.  Betty created many crafts and ceramics which adorned her home for different seasons and holidays.  She traveled to craft shows to explore what other vendors had made and to search for new ideas.  She belonged to a card club with a  group of friends, who would gather at local restaurants to play and enjoy each other's company.

 
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Patricia H. Babcock

September 13, 2022 |

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

Patricia H. Babcock, age 88, of White Oak, died September 12, 2022, at UPMC East Hospital of Monroeville. Born December 27, 1933, in McKeesport, she was the daughter of the late Alex and Mary (Buckiso) Petach and the wife of Robert E. Babcock.
Patricia worked throughout her life as a nurse retiring from Jeannette District Memorial Hospital, mostly working at Magee Womens Hospital where she was an accomplished Nursing Director for many years. She was a member of The St. Nicholas Byzantine Catholic Church of McKeesport. Patricia was also a member of the Pittsburgh Literacy Council and was a board member for many nursing organizations.
She enjoyed traveling, spending time with her family, cooking, and participating in church events throughout her lifetime.

 
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John Joseph “Jack” Rahaw

September 10, 2022 |

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

On September 2, 2022, God called Home his faithful servant and son, John Joseph “Jack” Rahaw, 87, of Manassas, VA.  Born October 11, 1934, in East Pittsburgh, he was the son of the late John and Ann (Salatney) Rahaw and the husband of the late Genevieve Michelle (Yasofsky) Rahaw for more than 50 years. 
Jack retired from Georator Corporation after 35 years as an electrical engineer, during which time he helped develop the electrical grid for the country of Bahrain.  He was a proud veteran of the United States Army, serving six years in both the United States and (West) Germany as a field artilleryman in the 3rd Infantry Division.  Jack was also an alumnus of Carnegie Mellon University. Jack will forever be remembered for his unending generosity, his complete and total faith in God, his kind and loving nature and his gift of extreme intelligence.  He will be sorely missed by all who were blessed to have known him.

 
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Barbara A. Balint

September 09, 2022 |

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

Barbara A. Balint, age 81, of McKeesport, died September 8, 2022, at home. Born May 14, 1941, in Pittsburgh, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Veronica (Waldo) Polanowski and the wife of the late Raymond A. Balint for 58 years.
Barbara worked at Bell Telephone Company as a keypunch operator until she started her family. She was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother. She was a member of Mary, Mother of God Parish, St. Angela Merici Church. She enjoyed attending bingo, although her greatest joy was the time she spent with her family.

 
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E. Richard Kolesar

September 09, 2022 |

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

E. Richard Kolesar, age 90, of East McKeesport, died September 4, 2022, at UPMC Shadyside Hospital. Born June 25, 1932, in McKeesport, he was the son of the late Michael and Susan (Hudak) Kolesar and husband of the late Rita Yvonne Kolesar for over 55 years.
Richard retired from Southwestern Pennsylvania Regional Planning Commission (now the Southwestern Pennsylvania Commission) as a Senior Traffic Engineer. He served in the United States Army during periods of the Korean and Vietnam wars, in both active and reserve status, with recognition of the National Defense Service Medal. Richard's military rank was First Lieutenant in the Field Artillery Branch. Throughout his life, he lived Army Strong and was a Soldier for Life. Richard was a McKeesport High School graduate and earned a bachelor's degree in Business Administration from Duquesne University, graduating in 1954. He was a member of Mary, Mother of God Parish. In his free time, Richard enjoyed reading and collecting books, especially on the subject of history. He enjoyed animals, wildlife, hiking, and the mountains. His family finds peace in knowing he is now reunited with his beloved wife, Rita, and his savior Jesus Christ.

 
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Dolores M. Yutzy

September 07, 2022 |

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

Dolores M. Yutzy, age 86, of McKeesport, died September 6, 2022, at home. Born March 1, 1936, in Glassport, she was the daughter of the late Louis and Marie (Horn) Willard and the wife of the late Rev. Ray A. Yutzy.
Dolores retired from H.L. Green and was a member of the United Christian Temple of Uniontown, PA. Dolores took great pride and loved caring for all of her grandchildren. As of late, she enjoyed watching the Hallmark Channel and Game Show Network.

 
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Stella N. Sotereanos

September 06, 2022 |

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

Stella N. Sotereanos, age 86, of McKeesport, died September 4, 2022, at UPMC Passavant. Born October 20, 1935, in Rhodes, Greece, she was the daughter of the late Nicholas and Paraskevi (Papaconstantiniou) Katsakis.
Stella retired from the former Grandview Saloon of Mt. Washington, where she was the manager for over 20 years. She was a member of Annunciation of the Theotokos Greek Orthodox Church of White Oak. Stella was also a proud member of the Greek Orthodox Ladies Philoptochos Society. She enjoyed gardening, cooking, and entertaining.

 
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Norma R. Frattaroli

September 03, 2022 |

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

Norma R. Frattaroli, age 81, of White Oak, died September 1, 2022, at home.  Born August 2, 1941, in McKeesport, she was the daughter of the late Robert Frattaroli and Michael and Velma (Green) Stefanko.

 
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Marlene J. Gorscak

September 01, 2022 |

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

Marlene Joyce Gorscak, age 76, passed away peacefully on August 30, 2022, surrounded by loved ones.  Born April 9, 1946, in Braddock, she was the daughter of the late John D. and Ellen (Gilmore) Kyle.  Beloved wife of the late Andrew Gorscak.

 
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Betty Lou Stone

August 31, 2022 |

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

 Betty Lou Stone, age 73, of Natrona Heights, formerly of the Fawcett Plan in McKeesport, died August 30, 2022, at home.  Born January 30, 1949, in McKeesport, she was the daughter of the late Vincent Palmer Jr. and Elizabeth (Campbell) Palmer and wife of the late William N. Stone.  She is survived by her loving partner John Ruffing.  Betty Lou was a member of the First Christian Church of McKeesport.  She was a world traveler, visiting six different continents with her sites set on Antarctica until Covid happened. 

 
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Donald L. "Mickey" Fry

August 27, 2022 |

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

Donald L. "Mickey" Fry age 78, of McKeesport, died August 25, 2022, peacefully at home. Born November 17, 1943, in McKeesport, he was the son of the late Jack Fry and Alice (Cowan) Minyon and the husband of Judie (Anderson) Fry for 54 years.

 
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John F. "Fangs" Farally, Sr.

August 22, 2022 |

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

John F. "Fangs" Farally, Sr., age 56, of Pitcairn, died August 18, 2022, at AHN Forbes Hospital. Born January 7, 1966, in Braddock, he was the son of the late Henry A. Farally Sr. and Dorothy Jean (Moore) Farally.
Fangs was raised in Rankin, Hawkins Village, and attended Howard St. High School. He worked for the Union Railroad and then Flagger Force. Emergency services were a family tradition and ran deep within Fang's blood. He was a Volunteer Fireman with Citizen's Hose Co. #1 of Glassport - Station 161 and lived for it. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and especially sitting around a campfire, sharing stories with his family. John was a loving and compassionate man who was always willing to help anyone in need.

 
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Audrey Ann Orr

August 19, 2022 |

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

Audrey Ann Orr, age 88, of Greensburg, died August 12, 2022, at home.  Born June 12, 1934, in McKeesport, she was the daughter of the late Leo and Helen (Scott) Indyk and wife of the late Thomas Clark McKee and William Breckenridge Orr. 

Audrey worked as a dietitian with Mercy Hospital for over 30 years.  She was a member of the Fox Chapel Golf Club and the Pittsburgh Athletic Association.  She loved art and enjoyed traveling to Florida with her late husband, Bill. 

Audrey is survived by a daughter, Renee (Scott) Logan; grandchildren, Dane Travis (Callen) Logan and Chase Alan Logan. 

She was also preceded in death by siblings, Leo Indyk, Jr., Robert "Tinny" Indyk, and Rosemarie Indyk.  
Arrangements were entrusted to Jaycox-Jaworski Funeral Home & Crematory.  
Condolences and memories may be shared at www.jaycox-jaworskifh.com.  
Chris Odasso, Supervisor

 

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