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William Rondell "Delly" Alred

February 22, 2024 |

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

William Rondell "Delly" Alred, age 49, of McKeesport, died February 16, 2024, at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital.  Born August 27, 1974, in Pittsburgh, he was the son of Choya Suiter and the late William H. Miller and husband of Tammy (Raynak) Alred.  In addition to his mother and wife, Delly is survived by children, Rondell Alred, Devin Raynak, and Dustin Raynak; granddaughters, Nevaeh, Myla, and Jocelynn; a brother, Gary (Monisha) Alred; niece, Tahjere Alred, and many aunts, uncles, nephews, and cousins.  Arrangements were entrusted to Willig Funeral Home & Crematory.  Condolences and memories may be shared at www.willigfuneralcremtionservices.com.  Charles Danforth, Supervisor


Robert A. Boot

February 20, 2024 |

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

Robert Arthur Boot, age 81, of North Huntington, PA, passed away peacefully at his home on February 16, 2024. Born April 20, 1942, in McKeesport, he was the son of the late Arthur "Dink" and Martha (Campbell) Boot and the husband of Joan (Kohl) Boot for 57 years.
He worked at Westinghouse for 18 years and Meco/Whemco as an electrician until he retired. Bob was a graduate of McKeesport High School.
He served in the US Navy for four years on the Destroyers USS Forrest B Royal & USS Arcadia as a Maintenance Foreman and Damage controller during the Vietnam War.
He was also a Volunteer fireman for the Hartford Heights Fire Company.
Bob and his wife Joan were always together, riding their trike, traveling the country in their RV, vacationing to see family, or visiting New England.

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Rose M. Martinez

February 16, 2024 |

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

]On December 20th at 9:30am Rose Marie Daugherty(Martinez) passed away. Born September 15th, 1933 in Mckeesport, PA. She was the daughter of the late James W. and Florence (Rock) Daugherty. She was the owner and operator of Rock's Personal Care Home in Mckeesport, PA for 42 years. She faithfully attended Corpus Christ Church in Mckeesport, PA. Rose had always been known for being kind, loving, caring. She also had a knack for saying things that stuck in a person's head. She had very strong faith and beautiful relationship with God. She prayed 3 times a day and carried her rosary in her purse or on her person.

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John L. Cindric, Jr.

February 16, 2024 |

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

John L. Cindric, Jr., 80, of Liberty Borough died February 15, 2024, at home surrounded by his loving family. He was born September 13, 1943, in McKeesport, son of the late John L. and Ann (Kochis) Cindric, Sr., and husband of Marie (Slick) Cindric.
John led a life defined by hard work and honorable service. He proudly served in the United States Army and was a great supporter of several veteran service organizations. He worked for many years at Edgar Thompson Steel Works, proudly earning retirement. Affectionately known as "Papa John", being a grand & great-grandfather was one of the greatest joys in his life. John was a simple man; he enjoyed going out to eat with his wife, spending time with his family, and going to Hoot's to hang out with his good friend, Hoot.

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Penny L. Kiefer

February 15, 2024 |

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

Penny L. Kiefer, age 64, of McKeesport, died on February 3, 2024.  Born September 30, 1959, in McKeesport, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Helen (Magee) Moon and the wife of Paul Keifer.  Penny is survived by children, Penny Walls, Darlene Walls, Crystal Kiefer, Billy Kiefer, Tabitha Kiefer, Tonya Kiefer, Heather Kiefer, Dennis Kiefer, and Joseph Kiefer; brothers, Dennis, John, and Elmer Moon; sisters, Jesse Moon and JoAnne Roney.  In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by a son, Ryan Kiefer, and brothers, Ronald, Clyde, and Alvin Moon.  Arrangements were entrusted to Willig Funeral Home & Crematory.  Condolences and memories may be shared at www.willigfuneralcremationservices.com.  Charles Danforth, Supervisor


Thelma J. Rugg

February 13, 2024 |

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

Thelma J. Rugg, age 93, of Port Vue, died February 12, 2024, at Forbes Hospital AHN of Monroeville. Born August 19, 1930, in Uniontown, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Clara (Weaver) Tressler and the wife of the late George C. Rugg.
Thelma was a floral designer for many years for the former Johnston The Florist but spent most of her time raising her four children. She enjoyed crocheting and knitting in her early years. Thelma was always ready for a good card game as well. She and her family spent most of their summers on Lake Erie.

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Patricia A. Whyel

February 08, 2024 |

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

Patricia A. Whyel, age 80, of McKeesport, died at home on February 5, 2024.  Born May 16, 1943, in Pitcairn, she was the daughter of the late Lloyd and Hazel (Baker) Rutter and the wife of Joseph Whyel for 45 years.
Never one to shy away from a good game, Patricia was known for her unwavering dedication to bingo. Time spent at the local bingo hall brought her joy, as she reveled in the friendly competition and cherished moments shared with friends. Patricia also enjoyed the companionship of her family, often gathering around the table to play board games and cards.

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John D. Coulter

February 03, 2024 |

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

John D. Coulter, age 39, of Monroeville died January 29, 2024 at his home. He was born January 8, 1985, in McKeesport to Richard Coulter Sr. and the late Rebecca (Halt) Coulter. An adventurer at heart, John was always eager to embark on new experiences and discover life's hidden treasures. He was a beloved father, dear brother, cherished friend, and a devoted dog lover.  His vibrant spirit touched the lives of all who were fortunate enough to know him, and his legacy of love and cherished memories will live on in our hearts forever.
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Alice J. Martin

February 02, 2024 |

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

Alice J. Martin, age 76, of Homestead, died January 17, 2024, at UPMC Mercy Hospital. Born March 1, 1946, in Fairmont, WV, she was the daughter of the late Arthur and Pauline (Vine) Martin. Alice is survived by her sons, Theodore Martin, Roderick Martin, and Kareem Martin; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; nieces Cheryl Howe and Renee Love; great-nieces, Sade and Jakii Love; great-nephews; sisters, Mary Martin and Patty Love; and brothers, Arthur Martin and Raymond Walker. Arrangements were entrusted to Willig Funeral Home & Crematory. Condolences and memories may be shared at www.willigfuneralcremationservices.com.
Charles Danforth, Supervisor


Franklin "Butch" Edward Heath

January 31, 2024 |

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

Franklin "Butch" Edward Heath, Jr., age 79, of McKeesport, died January 27, 2024, at the Reformed Presbyterian Home. Born December 7, 1944, in McKeesport, he was the son of the late Franklin Sr. and Edith (Rishell) Heath.

Franklin joined the Job Corps and was stationed in Bar Harbor, Maine, to work in the Forestry Division. After returning to the McKeesport area for a while, he moved to San Antonio, Texas and eventually moving back to his hometown. He was employed by Dennys in West Mifflin for almost 25 years. Franklin enjoyed watching a wide variety of movies, especially Westerns and Horror. He also liked listening to country and jazz music.

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Virginia M. Judy

January 29, 2024 |

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

Virginia Marie Judy, age 90, of McKeesport (Christy Park), passed away on January 26, 2024, surrounded by her loving family. Born on March 14, 1933, she was the daughter of the late Dominic and Emily (Jungo) Teti, and the wife of the late Robert L. Judy.

Virginia was a caring housewife who raised five sons and took care of her aging parents until their death. After her husband Robert became ill, she went back to work performing clerical and word processing duties for various companies. She finished her career at Chubb. She was a devote Catholic who attended St. Perpetua Church (now St. Patrick Church) in Christy Park. In addition to being a member of the church, she was President of the Christian Mothers' Association, a member of the Palonese Club and Christy Park Seniors. She enjoyed playing bingo, line dancing, playing cards, and visiting the casino to play her favorite slot machines. She cherished her time with family, especially time spent with her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

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Joshua C. Billingsley

January 27, 2024 |

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

Joshua C. Billingsley, age 45, of Port Vue, died on January 26th, 2024, at his home.  Born April 13th, 1978, in Pittsburgh, he was the son of Ted Billingsley and Debra (Bogden) Billingsley Lockridge.

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Jack E. Fry, Jr.

January 26, 2024 |

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

Jack E. Fry, Jr., age 84, of Greensburg, formerly of Christy Park, died January 25, 2024, in Elizabeth. Born May 14, 1939, in McKeesport, Jack was the son of the late Jack E. Sr. and Alice (Cowan) Fry and is survived by his beloved wife, Theresa (Arroyo) Fry.

Jack was a United States Marine with two years of active service. He retired from Bombardier Inc. as a Field Service Technician. His work took him all over the world. Jack and Theresa loved to travel and saw most of the country together. Athletic by nature, Jack was an avid golfer, and even won the Club Senior Championship at Irwin Country Club two years in a row. He was well known in the McKeesport area for playing slow pitch softball and always enjoyed skiing the slopes.

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Anna Mae Notaro

January 23, 2024 |

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

Anna Mae Notaro, age 90, of Port Vue, died on January 21, 2024, at UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital. Born July 24, 1933, in McKeesport, she was the daughter of the late Alphonse and Anna (Korap) Kowalski and the wife of Joseph Notaro for 70 years, or as she would say, "all her life."

Anna, better known as Mae, was a member of Saints Joachim and Anne Parish. Mae and Joseph made cherished memories while traveling together, with Palm Springs being one of their favorite destinations. Their excitement reached unparalleled heights when they had the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to be part of the iconic game show, The Price is Right. Her sense of community could be seen in her involvement with the Port Vue Senior Citizens. Mae dedicated her time as a director, organizing meaningful bus tours for others to enjoy. Mae's love for puzzles brought a sense of accomplishment. She would spend hours carefully piecing together intricate designs, and then, once completed, she would share puzzles with her friends to enjoy. Mae also enjoyed scratch-off tickets and trips to the casino, where she would play the slots.

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Beverly J. Hott

January 17, 2024 |

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

Beverly J. Hott, age 67, of Romney, WV, died on January 16, 2024. Born April 23, 1956, in McKeesport, she was the daughter of the late Dallas and Geraldine (Smith) Trump and wife of the late Carl Hott.

With unwavering devotion, she selflessly dedicated herself to ensuring her husband's happiness and comfort for many years. Beverly had a zest for life and cherished the simple joys it brought. Walking through her neighborhood, she would greet friends and neighbors with a warm smile, making connections that spanned the length of her life.

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