Vera Agnes Harr, 89, of Port Vue, died Tuesday, August 1, 2017. She was born December 25, 1927 in McKeesport and was the daughter of the late Ralph and Helen Miller Como. She was the wife of the late Walter Lewis Harr who died July 1, 2017. Vera was a member of Corpus Christi Parish in McKeesport and had worked for the former Peters Packing Co. She is survived by her sons, Gerald (Rita) Pellecchia of North Huntingdon and Richard Pellecchia of McKeesport, daughters, Debra (Richard) Medina of McKeesport, Karen L. (Robert) Campbell and Ginger L. (Kevin) Ulmer of Elizabeth Township, and Kit M. Wygonik of Trafford, sister, Genevieve "Dolly" Como of McKeesport, daughter-in-law, Susan Pellecchia of East McKeesport, sister-in-law, Barbara Harr of McKesport, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her sons, Peter Pellecchia and Alan Harr , son-in-law, Bruce Wygonik and sisters, Margaret Lipinski, Gertrude "Pat" Wargo and Loretta Pavlovic. Friends are welcome Thursday, August 3 from 2-4 and 6-8:00 pm, at the Gilbert Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. 6028 Smithfield Street, Boston, Elizabeth Township. (412) 751-5000 Drew J. Gilbert, director. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Friday, August 4 at 10:00 am at Corpus Christi Parish, 2515 Versailles Avenue, McKeesport . The Rev. Steven Palsa will be officiating. Interment will follow in the Mount Vernon Cemetery, Elizabeth Township. Condolences may be made at gilbertfuneralhomeandcrematory.com
Originally published August 02, 2017.