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Robert R. "Bob" Harding

December 13, 2018 |

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

ROBERT R. "BOB" HARDING age 75, of McKeesport, on December 11, 2018. He was a son of the late Robert S. and Louise (Heil) Harding. Bob was retired from U.S. Steel Duquesne Works and a member of the former Wanderer's Car Club. Husband of the late Patricia (Szmuc) Harding; father of Frank Hussman of Titusville, FL, Scott Harding of Irwin, and the late Robert "Robbie" Harding; brother of Joanne (late James) Denne of West Mifflin, Dorothy (Glen) Schmidt of Linesville, Linda Harding of Liberty Boro, Warren J. (Mary Kathy) Harding of Chapel Hill, NC, and the late Mary Lou Maurer; grandfather of Rhaeanne (Samantha) Hussman, Jamie Hussman, Robert "Robbie" Harding, Scott Harding, and Chris Harding; also one great-grandchild; and nieces and nephews. Visitation on Friday, December 14 from 1-3 and 5-8 p.m. at the MALOY-SCHLEIFER FUNERAL HOME, 915 Kennedy Ave., Duquesne, (412) 466-3300, where his funeral services will be held on Saturday at 10 a.m., Deacon Dale DiSanto officiating. Burial will be in Jefferson Memorial Park.

 
 


Florence "Honey" Fisher

December 11, 2018 |

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

FLORENCE "HONEY" FISHER age 81, on December 9, 2018, of West Mifflin. She was a daughter of the late Arthur and Catherine (Nee) Fisher; sister of Barbara (late William) Rowell of West Mifflin, Lynn (Daniel) Gluvna of Aiken, SC, late John Fisher; sister-in-law of Audrey Fisher of West Mifflin; aunt of Kathy Dickson, Amy Metz, Diane Rowell, James Fisher, Doreen Reynolds, Loren Fisher, Timothy Fisher and Brienne Arthur. Flo's family would like to thank Eldercrest Nursing Center for their kind and compassionate care, especially nurse Crystal. Mass of Christian Burial will be on Friday, December 14, 2018, at St. Agnes Church, West Mifflin, at 10 a.m. Burial will be in St. Agnes Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Animal Friends of Pgh. Arrangements have been entrusted to MALOY-SCHLEIFER FUNERAL HOME, Duquesne, PA, 412-466-3300.

 
 


Therese S. Isadore

December 11, 2018 |

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

THERESE S. ISADORE, age 91 of Delmont, PA, formerly of Duquesne on December 8, 2018. She was a daughter of the late Jacob and Henrietta (Ruhe) Denne. Therese was a self employed aesthetician. Wife of the late Raymond Isadore; mother of Raymond B. (Margaret) Isadore of Shaler Twp. and Dennis J. (Elisa) Isadore of Delmont; also eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren; sister of Leo (Pauline) Denne, Grace (late Charles) Mosser, Regis (Toni) Denne and the late William (late Ada) Denne. There will be no visitation. A Memorial Service will be held at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to MALOY - SCHLEIFER FUNERAL HOME, Duquesne 412-466-3300.

 


Richard C. Davies

November 04, 2018 |

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

Richard C. Davies age 97, of West Mifflin, passed away peacefully in his home on November  4, 2018 with his wife by his side. Beloved husband of 10 years on November 8, 2018 Mary Jane (Tarabek) Beresnyak Davies; loving father of Mary Patricia Anne (Anthony) Boddy; grandfather of Mandy & Steven (Nicole) Boddy; great-grandfather of Zachary & Amelie Boddy & step great grandson Marcus Boddy; stepfather of Roseanne (James) Gordon of West Mifflin, Susan (James) Fiordeliso of Philadelphia, Amy (Dr. Robert) Nassif of Adams twp., Frank (Josephine) Beresnyak Jr. of North Huntingdon. Step grandfather of 8: Jane & Evan Fiordeliso, Olivia & Julia Nassif, Anna, Bella, & Gabby Beresnyak, and Matt (Molly) Gordon.Richard was born in London, England on April 19, 1921 to the late Leonard and Edith Mary (Dunsidon) Davies. He was a housing official for the local government in England. In 1940, at the age of 20 years, he volunteered into the Royal Air Force. In 1942, he trained as a wireless operator and in 1943 was trained as an air gunner to get his wings and sergeant stripes. In March of 1943, he was a radio flying instructor. In January of 1945, he was in operation training in Wellingtons Bomber. In June of 1945, he flew with the 135 Squadron Lancaster and flew a total of 1000 hours. In 1946, he was demobilized with the rank of warrant officer. He was a member of Christ the Light of the World Parish. He attained celebrity status since coming to the United States being recognized in stores and in public.Visitation on Wednesday November 7, 2018  2-4 pm & 6-8 pm at Maloy-Schleifer Funeral Home, Inc., 915 Kennedy Ave., Duquesne, 412-466-3300, where a Blessing Service will be held on Thursday November 8, 2018 at 930 am, followed by Mass of Christian Burial at Holy Name Church of Christ the Light of the World Parish at 10 am, Rev. Thomas Lewandowski officiating where military honors will be rendered.

 


William S. Kerr

October 27, 2018 |

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

WILLIAM S. KERR age 61, of West Mifflin, on October 26, 2018. He was a son of the late William and Mary (Sawko) Kerr. Bill was an accountant for the Internal Revenue Service, a member of Christ the Light of the World Parish, he loved his family and spending time with all his nieces and nephews. Bill was an avid Pittsburgh sports fan and an astute hockey fan. He also enjoyed music. He was the brother of Patrick (Marilyn) Kerr, Sr., of Finleyville and the late Thomas Kerr; uncle of Robyn (Justin) Cseripko, Patrick Kerr, Jr., and Thomas (Allison) Kerr; also many greatnieces and great-nephews and cousins.

 
 
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David R. Peterson

October 22, 2018 |

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

DAVID R. PETERSON age 69, of West Mifflin, suddenly on October 21, 2018. Beloved husband of 49 years to Janet (Matis) Peterson; loving father of Hope Peterson of West Mifflin, Linsey (Eric) Havel of Bellevue, and Timothy Peterson of Duquesne; brother of Christine Peterson of West Mifflin, Eric (Denise) Peterson of West Mifflin, and the late Jenny Cabray; loving grandfather of Emma, Zachary, Derek, Peyton, Hannah, Lucas, and Claire. Dave proudly served in the US Navy from 1967-1971. Dave was a proud life member of the American Legion, former board member of Post 712, Pleasant Hills, and active member of Post 760, Bethel, and a life member of the NRA. Dave was passionate about riding motorcycles and cheering for the Steelers. He was captain of the Syria Shrine Patrol 2006, and a past master of the Jappa Lodge #714.

 
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Anna Bosak Fabian

October 09, 2018 |

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

Anna Bosak Fabian, long-time resident of West Mifflin, PA, and member of Holy Trinity Catholic Parish, passed away on October 8, 2018 at age 106.

Born on February 23, 1912 in Okruhle, Slovakia, Anna was the daughter of the late Andrej and Maria (Biros) Bosak. Following her marriage in 1930 to Michael John Fabian, Anna immigrated to the United States in 1937 and became a naturalized citizen in 1941.

Anna was a very resourceful homemaker, and her talents reached far beyond the duties of running a home. She helped to physically build the home in which she was living at the time of her death, and, being an avid gardener, grew much of the food that graced her table at mealtime.

She also enjoyed sewing, crafts, and reading, but much to the delight of her family, she was a master cook and baker.

 
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Rita Barnes

September 28, 2018 |

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

Rita Barnes age 92, of Dravosburg on September 24, 2018. She was a daughter of the late Walter and Bertha (Dougherty) Hill. She was a member St. Agnes Church, West Mifflin. Beloved wife of 67 years to the late Robert W. Barnes; mother of Paul W. Barnes of Munhall and the late Robert K. Barnes; grandmother of Keith (Nikki) Barnes, Jason (Catherine) Barnes and Eric Barnes; greatgrandmother of Charlotte Barnes; sister of the late Marguerite Cratty; also surviving are nieces and nephews. 

 
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Irene "Angel" McManus

September 22, 2018 |

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

IRENE "ANGEL" McMANUS age 82, of Duquesne, on September 22, 2018, at home. She was born June 23, 1936 in Puritan, PA, a daughter of the late Steve and Sophie (Wasko) Budner. Irene was a former den mother for Cub Scout Pack #317 and enjoyed doing crafts. She was the beloved wife of the late Bernard McManus for 58 years; mother of Bernie McManus of North Versailles, Patrick (Kathy) McManus of North Huntington; grandmother of Michael (Molly) McManus, Jennifer (Justin) Dudek, Melissa (Chris) Sidick, Patrick (Amy) McManus, and Max McManus; also six great-grandchildren, Jaden, Julianna Dudek, Chloe McManus, Luke McManus, Carter Sidick, and Easton Sidick; sister of Edward Budner of Washington, PA, and William Budner of St. Louis; predeceased by six brothers and sisters; also surviving are nieces and nephews. Visitation on Monday, September 24 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the MALOY-SCHLEIFER FUNERAL HOME, 915 Kennedy Ave., Duquesne, 412-466-3300, where a Blessing Service will be held on Tuesday at 9:30 a.m., followed by Mass of Christian Burial at St. Joseph Church, Duquesne at 10 a.m., Rev. Thomas Lewandowski officiating. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery, West Mifflin. A special thank you to Dr. Kevin Kane and Dr. Rudy Antoncic and the staff of UPMC McKeesport Cancer Center for their compassionate care over the past ten years. The family would also like to thank Kathy, Marilyn, and Ona for their friendship and love during the past two months.

 


Eleanor B. Quinn Schrader

September 20, 2018 |

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

 
ELEANOR B. QUINN SCHRADER age 95, of West Mifflin, formerly of Spring Hill, FL, on September 20, 2018. She was a daughter of the late Mikol and Katherine (Karpaviciute) Sacunas. She was a retired registered nurse and enjoyed board games, cards, and greenery plants. Eleanor proudly served her country in the Navy during WWII and the Korean War. Wife of the late Rayburn Quinn and the late James Schrader; mother of Kathleen "Kathie" (Vincent) McKenna of West Mifflin, Michael (Tina) Quinn of Sutersville, PA, Patty (James) Moller of McKeesport, and Shawn (Pam) Quinn of Spring Hill, FL; eight grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild; sister of Elizabeth (Raymond) Griffin of Jeannette; and pre-deceased by brothers and sister, Bernard (late Betty) Sacunas, Edward (Anna Mary survives) Sacunas, and Ada (late Bob) Hill. Visitation on Sunday, September 23, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. At the MALOY-SCHLEIFER FUNERAL HOME, 915 Kennedy Ave., Duquesne, 412-466-3300, where a blessing service will be held on Monday, September 24th at 10:30 a.m., followed by Mass of Christian Burial at St. Joseph Church, Duquesne, at 11 a.m. Rev. John McKenna officiating, followed by burial with military honors at the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies.
 


Stephen A. “Junior” Horvath

August 29, 2018 |

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

STEPHEN A. “JUNIOR” HORVATH age 70, of West Mifflin, on August 28, 2018. He was the son of the late Steve A. and Regina (Wrzesniewski) Horvath. Junior was retired from Whemco as an electrician and formerly worked at US Steel, Duquesne Works. He was also a life member of the West Mifflin #2 Duquesne annex volunteer fire department with 48 years service, he had served as the assistant chief. Junior was a proud Vietnam War veteran serving in the Army. Beloved husband of 45 years to Nancy (Hathaway) Horvath; brother of Jeanette (Donald) Liskay of Moon Twp. And the late Robert “Fuzz” Horvath, Mary Ann Horvath, and the late Christian Horvath; uncle of Ian (Alyssa) Liskay and Zac Liskay; great-uncle of Paige Liskay. Survived by his aunts, Dorothy Illes and Clara Gougler; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.

 
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Clarence R. Hamrock

August 29, 2018 |

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

CLARENCE R. HAMROCK age 97, of West Mifflin, on August 28, 2018. He was a retired tow motor operator from Fisher Body in West Mifflin. He was a member of St. Agnes Church in West Mifflin. He was always tinkering and fixing things, especially cars, and proudly served his country in the Army in WWII in the first armored division, 81st recon division. Beloved husband of 59 years to the late Irene (Orenyak) Hamrock; survived by sons, Wayne (Lora) Hamrock, of Huron, OH and David (Sandie Reeber) Hamrock, of Gibsonia; and former daughter-in-law Gail; grandfather of Michael Hamrock, Angela and Ashley Hamrock; all his brothers and sisters are deceased.

 
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Faye Baldwin

August 14, 2018 |

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

FAYE BALDWIN age 79, of Monroeville, formerly of Erie, on August 11, 2018. She was a daughter of the late Morris and Rebecca (Sheldon) Baldwin. She was a retired nurse from Allegheny General Hospital and the Veterans Administration Hospital, Pgh. Sister of Cheryl (George) Laboda of Erie, and Valorie (William) Bucheral of Erie; also nieces and nephews. Visitation Friday, August 17 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. to noon at the MALOY-SCHLEIFER FUNERAL HOME, 915 Kennedy Ave., Duquesne, 412-466-3300, where her funeral service will be held on Saturday at noon. 
 

 


Marion M. Rosko

August 04, 2018 |

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

Marion M. Rosko age 78 of Atlanta GA, formerly of Duquesne, on August 2, 2018. Marion enjoyed gardening, cooking, English History, and being with friends and family. She was a second mom to many people and was always ready with a casserole or a pot of soup to take to someone in need. She never met a stranger and had many friends of all ages. She was a beloved wife and mother. Wife of the late George Rosko; mother of Richard (Amy) Rosko of Monroe, GA and Renee Rosko of Atlanta, GA; sister of the late Michael (surviving spouse Julie) Tusay of West Mifflin, and the late Wilma Condioto, and the late Arthur Tusay; also survived by her beloved nieces and nephews. Visitation on Wednesday, August 8 from  2-4 and 6-8 at the MALOY-SCHLEIFER FUNERAL HOME INC., 915 Kennedy Ave., Duquesne 412-466-3300 where parting prayers will be offered on Thursday at 9:20 a.m., followed by the Liturgical Burial of the Dead on Thurdsay at  10 a.m., at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church McKeesport. Burial will be at Jefferson Memorial Park. Rest in peace friend, mother, and beautiful soul.

 


David E. Howard

August 01, 2018 |

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

DAVID E. HOWARD age 94, of West Mifflin on July 29, 2018. he was a son of the late Daniel and Mary (Flaherty) Howard. He was retired from US Steel Duquesne Works,  as a loader. A member of Resurrection Church in West Mifflin and he proudly served his country in the Army Air Corp. during WWII. Husband of the late Dorothy M. (Monahan) Howard; father of David M. (Ruth) Howard of Duquesne,PA, Kevin P. (Rose) Howard of Sinking Springs, PA, James E. (Paula) Howard of Lincoln, RI, and the late Colleen (surviving spouse Jerry) Kovaly; also 10 grandchildren and six great-granschildren. He was predeceased by six brothers and two sisters. Visitation on Sunday, August 5 friom 1-8 p.m., at the MALOY-SCHLEIFER FUNERAL HOME, 915 Kennedy Ave Duquesne 412-466-3300, where a Blessing Service will be held on Monday at 9 a.m., followed by Mass of Christian Burial at Holy Name Chruch of Christ the Light of the World Parish at 9:30 a.m. Rev. Thomas Lewandowski officiating. Burial with Military Honors at Jefferson Memorial Park.

 

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