Lee A. DiPerna, age 30, of Heidelburg, formerly of McKeesport, died January 10, 2021, in Pittsburgh. Born February 14, 1990, in McKeesport, he was the son of Edmund DiPerna and Lisa (Shaw) DiPerna.
Lee attended McKeesport High School. He had a passion for taking things apart and putting them back together. Lee built bicycles and rode dirt bikes and quads for fun. He found peace on the riverbanks of the area, Lee truly loved the water. His nieces and nephews happiness meant the world to him.
In addition to his parents, Lee is also survived by his step-mother, Debbie Metz and children; brothers, Robert (Randi) Landymore of McKeesport, Steve (Cheyanne) Luketic of McKeesport, and Eric DiPerna of McKeesport; paternal grandmother, Betty Vazquez; maternal grandfather, Charles Shaw; uncle, Daniel DiPerna of McKeesport; nieces and nephews, Cameron, Dominick, Triston, Laylah, Rianne, Kimberly, and Ciara; and many cousins, extended family, and friends.
He was also preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Miseal Vazquez; his maternal grandmother, Donna (Gash) Shaw.
Arrangements were entrusted to Jaycox-Jaworski Funeral Home & Crematory.
Condolences and memories may be shared at www.jaycox-jaworskifh.com.
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Originally published January 14, 2021.