Sandra Benevento, 76, of North Huntingdon, PA, passed away Friday, August 11, 2017 at Redstone Highlands, North Huntingdon.
She was born July 8, 1941 in Clairton, PA, a daughter of the late John and Naomi Swisher McConeghy, and was raised by her grandparents, Quay and Irene Swisher. She was a graduate of Clairton High School and Robert Morris School of Business. Sandra was a member of St. Angela Merici Catholic Church, White Oak, AFS adult chapter and card club. She was an avid reader, and loved shopping and traveling. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Frank S. Benevento in 2015; son, Frank V. Benevento; and half brother, John McConeghy. She is survived by her three children, Bonita Sepaniak (Chris), Heather Sears (Gary), Nicholas Benevento (Nicole); five grandchildren, Sandra Sepaniak, Chase and Connor Buhl, McKenna and Dominic Benevento; and sister, Jean Redmond. Friends will be received at the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon, PA on Sunday from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Monday at 10 a.m. in St. Angela Merici Catholic Church, White Oak, PA. Interment in St. Joseph Cemetery, North Versailles. PA. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Frank V. Benevento Scholarship Fund. www.shirleyfuneralhome.com.
Originally published August 11, 2017.