Charles G. Dragos

Gilbert Funeral Home and Crematory

Obituaries | The Tube City Almanac | August 10, 2020

Charles G. "Chillers" Dragos,  94, of Greenock, passed away at home on Saturday, August 8, 2020. He was born February 12, 1926 in Glassport and was the son of the late Charles and Mary (Boderna) Dragos, Sr.  He was a member of St. Mary's Romanian Church, Christy Park, the Glassport Sons of Italy, Elizabeth Township Ex-serviceman's Club, and the Versailles Croatian Club.

 He had worked for Thorofare, Copperweld, the Pittsburgh Steel Foundry and Butler's Golf Course. He is survived by his wife of 69 years, Helen E. (Elkanic) Dragos, daughters, MariLynn (Robert) Watson of Bear Rocks, Juliet Dragos (Philip Dawson) of Rockford, Michigan, and Heidi Dragos of Greenock, grandchildren, Whitney (Chris) Marsinko, David Watson, and Noelle Wachter, great-grandchildren, Landon and Luke Marsinko, sister, Helen "Beno" Katchmark of Clairton, and nieces and nephews. Private family service will be held at Mount Vernon Cemetery in Elizabeth Township on Wednesday, August 12, 2020 at 1 PM. The Rev. Matthew Elanjileth will officiate. Inurnment will follow in the Praying Hands Columbarium. Arrangements are by the Gilbert Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc., 6028 Smithfield Street, Boston, Elizabeth Township. (412) 751-5000 Drew J. Gilbert, Director. Condolences may be made at

Originally published August 10, 2020.

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