Elizabeth E. “Liz” Tedesco , 70, of McKeesport, died Thursday, October 11, 2018 at UPMC McKeesport. Born in McKeesport, April 20, 1948, she was the daughter of the late David and Vivian L. Paulson Parker. A graduate of McKeesport High School and the McKeesport Hospital School of Nursing, she was a member of the McKeesport Hospital Nurses Alumni Association. Liz was a registered nurse and served as a nursing supervisor at UPMC McKeesport. She is survived by her husband, retired McKeesport Police Chief Alfred J. Tedesco, daughter, Jodi (Ray) Templer of Penn Hills, son, A.J. (Louise) Tedesco of McKeesport, grandchildren, Caitlyn and Owen Templer, sisters, Jill (Jamie) Holtzman of White Oak and Kathy Kampman of Sebring, FL, also by her family dogs, Max and Benji, and her grand dog Oden. She was preceded in death by her sister, Karen Parker. Friends will be received in the Hunter Funeral Home, Inc., 1600 Coursin Street, McKeesport, PA 15132 on Saturday, October 20, 2018 from 1-5 PM. A service will be held in the funeral home during the visitation at 4:30 PM with the Rev. Jay Mitlo officiating. The family suggests contributions to the American Cancer Society or to the White Oak Animal Safe Haven.
Originally published October 12, 2018.