Andrew "Drew" Jefferson

October 08, 2018 |

Published By Strifflers Family Funeral Homes | Posted in: Strifflers Family Funeral Homes

Andrew “Drew” Jefferson, age 26, of Versailles Borough, died on October 1, 2018. He was born in Pittsburgh on December 24, 1991 and worked as a custodian for Giant Eagle. Drew enjoyed rap music and he truly loved his children. He is survived by his mother, Malissa L. Jefferson (Robert Doratio) of Versailles Borough; father, John D. Jefferson of McKeesport; children, Marvelle Warfield and Aniyla Jefferson; brothers, Randy Jefferson of Versailles Borough, John Travis Jefferson of McKeesport, Myles Jefferson of Pittsburgh; grandmothers, Thelma (the late George) Edwards of McKeesport and Gloria Jefferson of McKeesport; girlfriend, Canraya Edmunds; also aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends. 

 
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Gertrude "Trudy" A. Parry

October 08, 2018 |

Published By James W. Shirley Funeral Home Inc. | Posted in: James W. Shirley Funeral Home

Gertrude (Trudy) A. Parry, 89, of North Huntingdon, passed away Sunday, October 7, 2018.  She was born, February 21, 1929 in Irwin, a daughter of the late Jacob and Gertrude (Hegg) Gongaware.  Trudy was the owner and operator of Gongaware and Parry Florist for over 50 years.  She was a member of St. Agnes Parish and loved to garden.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Parry Jr.; son, Thomas Parry III; brother, Clair Gongaware; and sisters, Ruth Zook and Gloria Brentzel.  She is survived by her son, Jeff Parry and his wife, Denise; daughter-in-law, Jamie Parry; sister, LaVerne Lawler; special niece, Ruth Ann VanDyke; and grandchildren, Jason Parry, Lauren (Paul) Luehres, Justin Parry, Zach Parry; and numerous nieces and nephews.  Services are private.  Donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Association in memory of Trudy.  www.shirleyfuneralhome.com.

 

Elizabeth Ferkanin

October 07, 2018 |

Published By William S. Skovranko Memorial Home | Posted in: William S. Skovranko Memorial Home

Elizabeth Ferkanin, 90, of Jeanette, died peacefully, on Thursday, September 20, 2018 in Golden Heights Personal Care, Irwin. Born in Pittsburgh on July 9, 1928, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Elizabeth (Yuhas) Ferkanin. She was a retired secretary for Westinghouse Electric Corperation. She is survived by a nephew, Wayne (Linda) Petrosko.

 
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Thomas A. Ramage

October 07, 2018 |

Published By James W. Shirley Funeral Home Inc. | Posted in: James W. Shirley Funeral Home

Thomas A. Ramage, 80, of North Huntingdon, passed away peacefully Sunday, October 7, 2018. 

He was born July 20, 1938 in Clarksburg, WV, a son of the late Wilson and Sarah (Cannon) Ramage.  Prior to his retirement, Tom was a specialty welder for Westinghouse and Vangura Tool. He enjoyed building puzzles, hunting and fishing, and was a Pittsburgh and WVU sports team enthusiast. 

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Sarah Ramage.  He is survived by his loving wife, Janice Darby Ramage; sons, Thomas Ramage and his wife, Pat, Charles Ramage and his wife, Lisa; brother, Robert Ramage and his wife Erma; sister, Ethel Ramage; and his granddaughter, Jessica Ramage. 

 
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Donald Waszczak

October 07, 2018 |

Published By Jaycox-Jaworski Funeral Home - Crematory | Posted in: Jaycox-Jaworski Funeral Home & Crematory

Donald Waszczak, age 86, of North Versailles, died October 5, 2018, at UPMC Shadyside. Born July 8, 1932, in McKeesport, he was the son of the late Joseph and Caroline (Englot) Waszczak and the husband of the late Helen (Anischenko) Waszczak.

 
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James Patrick "Pat" Dorman

October 07, 2018 |

Published By Jaycox-Jaworski Funeral Home - Crematory | Posted in: Jaycox-Jaworski Funeral Home & Crematory

James Patrick "Pat" Dorman, age 71, of Ligonier, PA, formally of McKeesport, died October 4, 2018, at Latrobe Hospital. Born December 31, 1946, he was the son of the late James & Alta (Bennett) Dorman and the husband of Nancy (Foster) Dorman.

 
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Catherine E. DeFelice

October 07, 2018 |

Published By Willig Funeral Home & Crematory | Posted in: Willig Funeral Home & Cremation Services

Catherine E. DeFelice, age 105, of Port Vue, died October 6, 2018, at Senior Care Plaza of McKeesport. Born February 19, 1913, in McKeesport, she was the daughter of the late John L. and Kathryn A. (Miller) Fox and the wife of the late Michael P. DeFelice, for over 47 years.

 
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Thomas Miklosko

October 06, 2018 |

Published By William S. Skovranko Memorial Home | Posted in: William S. Skovranko Memorial Home

Thomas Miklosko, 89, of McKeesport, died peacefully, Sunday, September 30, 2018, in UPMC McKeesport. Born April 1, 1929, in Duquesne, he was the son of the late Michael and Anna (Hallis) Miklosko. Mr. Miklosko was in the trucking business most of his life. He is the beloved husband of the late Joyce (Orlando) Miklosko and the loving father of David, Brian, John and Adam Miklosko, all of California. He is also survived by two sisters, Delphine (late Carl) Shulte and Bernadette (Donald) Leonatti; a grandson, and several nieces and nephews.

 
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Rosemary Fuga

October 06, 2018 |

Published By James W. Shirley Funeral Home Inc. | Posted in: James W. Shirley Funeral Home

Rosemary Fuga, 89, passed away peacefully on Friday, October 5, 2018, at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh. She was born September 29, 1929, in Duquesne, to the late Sylvester R. and Elizabeth (Daugherty) Terza. She was a 1947 graduate of Duquesne High School. Rosemary was a loving wife to her late husband, John M. Fuga, and a magnificent mother to her six children. She was a member of the Penn’s Woods Senior Association and a devout member of her church, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, in North Huntingdon. Rosemary was a gifted storyteller, seamstress and baker who enjoyed sharing all of her talents with her family. She had a way of improving anyone’s day with a simple smile. Rosemary was caring, empathetic, determined and so deeply loved by all. She will be missed dearly.
In addition to her parents and her beloved husband John, Rosemary was preceded in death by her grandson, Scott Colavita; and her brothers, John and Richard Terza. Rosemary is survived by her daughters, Patricia Kinzler (Richard) and Rosemary Rosche (Michael); her sons, John R. (Mary Louise), David W. (Peg), Richard D. (Joy), and Paul (Rose) Fuga, 16 grandchildren, Alyssa (husband Steve), Shanna, Cara, Tyler, Jeffrey, Timothy, Natalie, Bethany, Marie (husband Stanley), Casey, Emily, Hannah, Christopher, Elizabeth, Nicholas and Ryan, two great-grandchildren, Anthony and Derek. Brother Joseph Terza, and 4 sisters Jeanne Rohaly, Nancy Westerlund, Martha Westerlund and Susan Clemens. Visitation will be Monday 2-4 & 6-8 P.M at the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon. A Funeral Mass will be held Tuesday at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church at 9:30 A.M. Interment will follow at St. Joseph Cemetery, North Versailles.

In honor of her late husband, a donation can be made in Rosemary’s name to the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America.

 

James M. Foster

October 05, 2018 |

Published By Bekavac Funeral Home and Crematory | Posted in: Bekavac Funeral Home and Crematory

James M. Foster, age 92 of Port Vue, passed away on Thursday, October 4, 2018 at home surrounded by his loving family.  Born February 13, 1926 in Dravosburg, he was a son of the late Ellis and Anna Foster and stepson of the late Cecilia Foster.  A retired millwright for US Steel National Tube Works in McKeesport, James was a US Army Veteran of World War II and a member of Mentor Road Bible Church in Forward Twp.  In his spare time, he loved baseball (especially keeping score) and football and was an avid bird watcher and woodworker.  To his family, who called him "Happy Pappy," he was a generous, happy, and dedicated man who was always in a good mood and was the light of their lives. 

 
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Betty Lou Penn

October 05, 2018 |

Published By William H. Craig Funeral Home | Posted in: William H Craig Funeral Home

Betty Lou Penn, 80 formerlly of Suterville,Pa. Passed away September 29,2018 in Lafayette Manor, Uniontown. She was born November 24, 1938 the daughter of the late Austin and Lenore Teichman. Betty was the wife of the late Martin J. Penn Sr. She is survived by her son Martin J. Penn Jr and grandchildren Martin J. Penn III and Mandy Marie (Adam) Wagner. According to her wishes there was no visitation or services. Cremation arrangments were under the care of the William H. Craig Funeral Home Inc. William C.Craig owner. McKeesport Pa.

 

Evelyn E. Deliman

October 05, 2018 |

Published By James W. Shirley Funeral Home Inc. | Posted in: James W. Shirley Funeral Home

Evelyn Elaine Deliman, 78, of North Huntingdon, died on Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at Westmoreland Hospital. She was born February 4, 1940, in Baltimore MD, daughter of the late Lawrence and Helen Stoken of McKeesport. Evelyn was a member of St. Agnes Church, North Huntingdon. Prior to her retirement, she was employed by GC Murphy, Prudential and Giant Eagle. She enjoyed hobbies such as card club, bowling, crossword puzzles and spending time with her family . In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Deliman.  She is survived by her immediate family: two sons, Michael Deliman and his wife, Diana, and Joseph Deliman; two daughters, Mary Elizabeth Deliman and her husband, Jack Williams, and Judy Harmon and her husband, Don; two grandchildren, Tessa and Tara; brothers, Lawrence Jr. and Dennis Stoken; sister, Peggy Stoken; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. Friends will be received from 2 - 4 p.m. and 6 - 8 p.m. on Monday  at the JAMES W. SHIRLEY FUNERAL HOME, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon. A funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, in St. Agnes Church. Memorials may be made to St. Agnes Church or to the American Heart Association. www.shirleyfuneralhome.com.

 

Ivan Mahlon Trimpey

October 04, 2018 |

Published By Gilbert Funeral Home and Crematory | Posted in: Gilbert Funeral Home and Crematory

Ivan Mahlon Trimpey, 75, of Port Vue, passed away Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at Jefferson Hospital. He was born April 13, 1943 in Confluence and was the son of the late Charles Arthur and Thelma Ruth Knox Trimpey. Ivan was a US Army veteran and was also a member of Port Vue United Methodist Church. He worked as a carpenter foreman for Yarborough Development Corporation. He loved the outdoors, especially hunting, fishing, gardening and watching the deer. He was a former member of the Campers Bowling League and after retirement volunteered with restoration of Port Vue Methodist Church and their food bank. He is survived by his loving wife of 53 years, Betty Jean (Dady) Trimpey, 2 sons, Keith (Carrie) of Durham, NC and Kenneth (Fran) Trimpey of Elizabeth Twp., grandchildren, Corey (Ashley), Kevin (Abigail), Kayci (Neil), Kenneth and Jaclyn, great-grandchildren, Henrik, Campbell and James Asher, brothers, Clifford Trimpey of Latrobe and Roger (Debbie) Trimpey of Elizabeth Twp., sisters, Mary (Bill) Shaw of Elizabeth Twp., Jean (Frank) Willard of McKeesport, and Lois (Frank) Nemec of Fl, as well as aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.

 
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Carolyn S. Twale

October 04, 2018 |

Published By Gilbert Funeral Home and Crematory | Posted in: Gilbert Funeral Home and Crematory

Carolyn S. Twale, 76, of Greenock, passed away Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at home surrounded by her loving family. She was born March 10, 1942 in Versailles Boro and was the daughter of the late John W. and Elizabeth Radar Bales. She was a member of Boston United Methodist Church and was also a member of the Choir and Ladies Group there. Carolyn was a lifetime member of the Greenock Fire Co. Ladies Auxiliary. Carolyn is survived by her husband of 57 years,  Blair William Twale, son, Paul (Tina) Twale and daughter, Sherri (Arden) McAlpine of Greenock, grandchildren, Brandon, Ashlyn, and Faith Twale, and Mark, Eric, and Scott McAlpine, brothers, John (Dolores) Bales of North Huntingdon and Charles (Gayle) Bales of Versailles, nieces and nephews.

 
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Brandon R. Hanratty

October 04, 2018 |

Published By Bekavac Funeral Home and Crematory | Posted in: Bekavac Funeral Home and Crematory

Brandon R. Hanratty, age 37, of Liberty Borough, passed away on Wednesday, October 3, 2018. He was a quality assurance inspector for Superior Forge & Steel in Pittsburgh. A member of Liberty Presbyterian Church, he was an active member of Stephen Bayard Masonic Lodge 526 of Elizabeth and a member of Liberty Borough Veterans Association. 

 
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