Charles E. Telli

Strifflers Family Funeral Homes

Obituaries | The Tube City Almanac | August 26, 2020

Charles E. Telli, age 67, of White Oak, PA, died Thursday, August 20, 2020. He was born in Braddock, on Wednesday, April 22, 1953 and is the son of the late Emil W. and Sara J. Shilling Telli, and the Husband of the late Betty Ann Telli. He worked over 40 years as track maintenance for U.S. Steel. He was a past fire chief and lifetime member of White Oak #1 Fire Company, a firefighter with North Braddock #1, and a member of the White Oak American Legion.

He is survived by siblings, Paul (Judy) Telli of White Oak, PA, Laura (Anthony) Cortazzo of Colonial Heights, Virginia, stepchildren, Denise (Lawrence) Biqante of Whitehall, John (Christine) Kozioziemski of Pittsburgh, and Kenneth (Denise) Kozioziemski of Monacca, PA, and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by brother Emil "Sonny" Telli, Jr.

A gathering took place on Monday, August 24, 2020 at Strifflers of White Oak Cremation and Mortuary Services, 1100 Lincoln Way, White Oak, PA 15131 (Sue Striffler Galaski, supervisor, 412-678-6177). Services took place on Tuesday, August 25, 2020 and burial followed.

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Originally published August 26, 2020.

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