Therease M. Restagno, age 90 of West Mifflin and formerly of Clairton, passed away at home on Saturday, April 1, 2017. Born December 5, 1926 in Follansbee, WV, she was a daughter of the late Frank D. and Josephine (Salen) Restagno.
A member of Holy Spirit Parish in West Mifflin, Therease worked for many years in her family's store: Restagno's Market in Clairton. She was also a participant in Community Life in Versailles, and her family would like to thank her caregivers, especially Joyce Peebley and Dr. Daphne Bicket, and their neighbors Pam Mervos, Cheryl Andres and Pat Provident for their help over the years. Therease is survived by her brother Richard (Susan) Restagno, with whom she resided. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by siblings Lena Messina and Rose Marie "Tootsie" Restagno, Vincent Restagno, Esq., and Francis "Sonny" Restagno. Friends will be received in the A.J. Bekavac Funeral Home, 555 5th. St., Clairton, PA 15025 (412-233-5700) on Tuesday, April 4 from 9 AM until procession to a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 AM in Holy Spirit Church with Fr. Patrick Barkey officiating. Entombment to follow to Lebanon Church Cemetery, West Mifflin. Memorial contributions in Therease's name should be made to Holy Spirit Parish, 2603 Old Elizabeth Rd., West Mifflin, PA 15122 or Community Life, 1305 5th. Ave., McKeesport, PA 15132. www.bekavacfuneralhome.com
Originally published April 02, 2017.