Paul D. "Whitey" Makatura

By Bekavac Funeral Home and Crematory | Posted in: Bekavac Funeral Home and Crematory

Paul D. "Whitey" Makatura, age 74 of Port Vue, passed away at home on Friday, July 7, 2017.  Born October 19, 1942 in McKeesport, he was a son of the late Andrew and Charlotte (Roeder) Makatura.

A graduate of California University of PA and member of the Free Hungarian Reformed Church in McKeesport, Paul was a retired bus driver for the Port Authority, a member of the Amalgamated Transit Union #85, and also owned Paul's Dairy Stores in Port Vue, Glassport, and Elizabeth.  Paul is survived by his wife of 35 years Kathryn (Hoffman) Makatura; his children Kimberly Miller of North Huntingdon, Michael (Rhonda) Makatura of Orlando, FL, and Steven Caroccia of Houston, TX; his five grandchildren; his one great-grandson; his sister Jane Togyer of Liberty Borough; and also nieces and nephews.  Friends will be received in the Daniel F. Bekavac Funeral Home and Crematory, 4504 Walnut St., Versailles Borough, McKeesport, PA 15132 (412-678-3454) on Wednesday, July 12, 2017 from 5 to 8 PM and on Thursday, July 13, 2017 from 10 AM until a Funeral Service at 11 AM with the Rev. Dr. Daniel Borsay officiating.  Procession and burial will follow to Cross Roads Cemetery, Monroeville.  

Originally published July 07, 2017.

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