Gertrude "Trudy" Bacon, age 93 of McKeesport, passed away on Monday, August 17, 2020 at Jupiter Rehab and Nursing Center. Born July 31, 1927 in Duquesne, she was a daughter of the late George and Mary (Grego) Dobransky. Trudy was a member of Mary, Mother of God Parish (Corpus Christi Church) in McKeesport, a member of the CFU Lodge #146 of Versailles and its Pennsembles, Ladies, and Pensioneers Clubs, a member of the Royal Neighbors of America, and the Mon Yough Friendship Club. She was preceded in death by her husband Peter Bacon, Sr. who passed away on February 19, 1998. She is survived by her son Peter (Karen) Bacon, Jr. of Jupiter, FL, brother Edward Dobransky of Orlando, FL, sister Dolores Stiver of West Mifflin, and also nieces and nephews.
All services for Gertrude will be private per the request of the family. As per memorial contributions in Trudi's name, a scholarship is being established through the Croatian Fraternal Union. Inquiries should be made through the home office of the CFU at 100 Delaney Dr., Pittsburgh, PA 15235 (412-843-0380). Arrangements by the Daniel F. Bekavac Funeral Home and Crematory, 4504 Walnut St., Versailles Borough, McKeesport, PA 15132 (412-678-3454) www.bekavacfuneralhome.com
Originally published August 18, 2020.