January 06, 2020 |
January 06, 2020 |
January 02, 2020 |
Jean (Dabruzzo) Todaro age 87 of Glassport, died January 2,2020 at Presbyterian hospital. Born on October 24, 1932 in Glassport. She was the daughter of the late Anthony and Maria (DiPaolo) Dabruzzo; beloved wife of Frank (Rock) Todaro. Jean Is survived by sisters Josephine Metz; also step son Ralph Todaro, nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by brothers, Anthony, Quirino, James, Guido, Nicholas; sister, Ida Null and step daughter Barbara Fulton. Jean was retired from the GC Murphy Co. McKeesport and Jefferson Regional Medical Ctr in Homestead. She was a member of Queen of the Rosary. Friends received WOJCIECHOWSKI FUNERAL HOME, Glassport, Sunday 2-6 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be held Monday 10:00 a.m. at Queen of the Rosary Parish. Interment following St. Joseph Cemetery in North Versailles.
December 06, 2019 |
Robert L. Heffner, 60, of Belle Vernon, died Dec. 4, 2019. He is the son of the late Kenneth and Evelyn Heffner. He is survived by his beloved wife Patty (Burkette) Heffner, daughter Heather Heffner; son Robert K. Heffner; grandchildren Kaylee, Maleena, Layla and Chase; brothers Allen Heffner and Ronald (Rebecca) Heffner; goddaughters Arizona and Victoria Archibeque; also nieces and nephews. Bob was an avid motorcyclist and enjoyed camping, boating and the outdoors. Friends received Wojciechowski Funeral Home, Glassport, Sat. Dec. 14, 2019 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 7:30 at which time a funeral service will be held. Interment will be held Mon., Dec. 16, 2019 at 11:00 am at Mt. Vernon Cemetery, Elizabeth.
December 02, 2019 |
Scott A. Wisneski, 47 of Port Vue, died Nov. 30, 2019. He is the son of Robert Wisneski and Terry (John D'Angelo) Woytovich. Scott is survived by his son Tyler S. Wisneski; grandson Johnathon Wisneski; brother David (Pam Bell) Andres and girlfriend Susan Wahrenger. Friends received Wojciechowski Funeral Home, Glassport, Wed. from 4 to 8 pm.
November 23, 2019 |
Marie Truby Grantz, 92 of West Mifflin and a former Glassport resident of 47 years. Marie was born in Glassport May 13, 1927 to the late Frank C. and Elizabeth (Jenets) Truby. She was a 1945 graduate of Glassport High School. She retired after 21 years with Tygart Industries in payroll and accounting and stood her ground as her feisty self when questioned. Marie loved her garden of roses and tomatoes and her dark chocolate. As a member of the greatest generation she was very patriotic and would fly her flag for every holiday. She was truly an amazing women. Reunited in heaven, at last, are Marie Grantz and her beloved husband Bob. They had shared 59 wonderful years of marriage. She is survived by her daughter Cynthia L. Corey and son-in-law Daniel W. Corey. Her daughter was her best friend and became even closer after Bob’s passing. She is also survived by her loving nieces Joan (Jack) Jenkins; nephews John “Jack” (Susan) Truby and Richard “Rick” Truby; great nephews John Truby, Joshua Truby and Jeffrey Jenkins.
November 18, 2019 |
Angelo Guiseppe "Shoes" Schinosi passed peacefully at the Southwestern Veterans Center, on Monday, November 18, at age 88, of Glassport. Husband of Arlene (Shuster) Schinosi, father of Joe (Odile) Schinosi and Jodi (Jerry) Tyskiewicz. Grandfather to Kayla, Jake, Madeleine, Noelle, and Jean Luc. As well as an adoring uncle to many loving nieces and nephews. Brother-in-law to Donna Titus, Dee Schinosi, and Hank Bonadio. Preceded in death by his parents Luigi & Angelica (Pezzano) Schinosi, his brother Louis Schinosi, sisters Louise (Corky) Tacik, Viola (Robert) Lusa, and Josephine (Tony) Rondinelli. Angelo was a United States Marine and combat Korean War Veteran. Retired from the Copperweld Corp. and Allegheny County. During his time at the Copperweld he served as a union steward and president of his local union. He also served the Glassport community as a councilman. Angelo was an usher at St. Cecilia, a member of the Sons of Italy, and the American Legion. He will be remembered most by his love, kindness and generosity to family, friends, acquaintances, and animals. The family would like to extend a special thanks to the entire staff at the Southwestern Veterans Center for the past years. Mass of Christian Burial will be at the Queen of the Rosary on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 11am. A celebration of his life will follow at the Sons of Italy, Glassport.
November 13, 2019 |
November 07, 2019 |
Clara B. Palumbo, 86 of Liberty Boro, died Nov. 7, 2019. She is the daughter of the late William and Blanche Borkowski and beloved wife of the late John Palumbo.
She is survived by her sister Genevieve Borkowksi; brother Edward Borkowski and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by brothers Benjamin, John and Joseph Borkowski and sisters Cecilia Borkowski, Laura Mihalovich and Gertrude Wojton.
Clara was a retired secretary for US Steel National Tube and was a member of Queen of the Rosary Parish.
November 04, 2019 |
Carolyn M. Slafka, 88, of Glassport died Oct. 31, 2019. She is the daughter of the late Edmund and Anna Budka and the wife of the late William Slafka. She is survived by her nephew John (Nancy) Roche; great nieces Nicole (Justin) Wilson and Natalie Roche; also many nieces and nephews. Carolyn was a retired engineer for Bell Telephone/Verizon. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Kilian Parish, 7076 Franklin Rd., Cranberry Pa 16066. Funeral arrangements by Wojciechowski Funeral Home, Glassport.
November 04, 2019 |
Lowell E. Gregg, of Glassport died November 3, 2019. He is the son of the late Floyd and Doris (Sharpneck) Gregg. He is survived by his beloved wife Carol; daughters Doris (Anthony) Haywood of Mckeesport and Tammy (Daniel) List of White Oak; sons Brian (Jennifer) Gregg of Glassport and David (Heather) Gregg of Glassport; grandchildren Anthony Jr., Brian Jr., Sara, Olivia, and David Jr.; and great-grandchild Sophia. He was preceded in death by his son Wayne. Lowell worked for U.S. Steel and drove for Access for many years. He was past a member of the Elizabeth Boro Fire Dept. and also a lifetime member of the Glassport Citizen's Hose Co. #1. Friends received Wednesday 2-4 and 6-8 at the Wojciechowski Funeral Home, Glassport. A service will be held at 7pm by the Glassport Fire Department.
October 12, 2019 |
Michael E. Easter, 73 of McKeesport died Oct. 11, 2019. He is survived by his beloved wife Diana (Vilakos) Easter; son Michael Easter, daughter Melissa Easter; grandchildren Triston Easter, Summer Thaxton, Cameron Easter and Jamison Easter; brother Charles Easter; sister Penny Easter; also nieces, nephews, brother-in-law and sister-in-laws. He was preceded in death by his son Brian Easter and sister Becky Rogers. Michael a retired welder for GM Fisher Body for over 23 years, was a member of the American Legion in Glassport and served in the US Navy. Friends received Wojciechowski Funeral Home, Glassport, Thurs. from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8. A funeral service will be held Fri. 11:00 am in the funeral home. Interment following Round Hill Cemetery.
October 05, 2019 |
Dean "Milo" Trbovich, age 66, of Glassport, passed away on Oct. 5, 2019. He was born on July 7, 1953 to the late Milan and Mary (Kovac) Trbovich. He is survived by brother Ken; sister Aleta Spallone; nephews Mark (Holly) and Brain Spallone; Mark's children Gavin and Rachael, cousins, aunts and uncles. After graduation from South Allegheny High School, he went to work at the QuikPrint Company and then moved on the USS Clairton Works, from which he retired. He was a decent, honest man who lived life on his own terms and who loved hunting, fishing and the outdoors in general. We will miss him greatly and his passing leaves a huge void in our hearts. Friends received Wojciechowsk Funeral Home, Glassport on Thurs. Oct. 10 from Noon until 1:30, at which time a funeral blessing will be held with the Very Rev. Stevan Rocknage. Interment following Jefferson Memorial Park.
October 02, 2019 |
Florence Worek Michaels also known as "Flo, Matka, Mom and Nini", our Lord called her home Oct. 1, 2019 at 93 years of age she was born March 31, 1926 and lived in Glassport all her life.
She was preceded in death by her loving husband George, they were blessed with 61 years of marriage.
She is survived by her son Kenneth (Alice) Michaels of New Bern, NC; daughters Geralyn (David) Sefchok of Cheshire, CT and Bonnie (James) Leasure of Harrison City; granddaughters Sarah Sefchok, Caitlin and Julia Leasure; granddogs Rusty and Maxie; sister-in-laws Aleen Michaels, Mary Ann Worek and Mary Bifano and was preceded in death by her son George Michaels; brothers Joseph and Stanley Worek and sister Wanda Ropar. She was a loving wife and mother who truly put her family first.
We will miss her compassionate, caring and loving presence.
September 22, 2019 |
Pauline L. Belfiore, 76, of Glassport died Friday September 20, 2019. She is the daughter of the late Larry Przywarty and Gladys (Murphy) Spanbaur. She was preceded in death by her husband William Belfiore Sr. She is survived by her daughter Vicki (Joe) Hoffman; sons Douglas (Marlana) Belfiore, and Timothy (Dee) Belfiore; grandchildren Christopher, Kristin, Steven, Austin, Hunter, Brianna, David, Logan, Andrew, Patty, Malek, and Lana; and also 6 great-grandchildren and one on the way. Friends received at the Wojciechowski Funeral Home, Glassport on Tuesday from 2-4 and 6-8.