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Dorothy A. Fuls

July 11, 2016 |

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

Dorothy A. Fuls, age 87 of White Oak, died Monday, July 11, 2016. She was the daughter of the late George and Mary (Kosko) Kocur, and wife of the late Karl R. “Curly” Fuls. She was preceded in death by her son Karl (Debbie) Fuls of State College and her great grandchild Brandon.

 
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Clara E. Horvath

July 11, 2016 |

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

Clara E. Horvath, age 94, of McKeesport, passed away on Saturday, July 9, 2016 at The Palms of O'Neil in McKeesport.  Born October 25, 1921 in Rankin PA, she was the daughter of the late Cosimos and Maria (Salazar) Izzo, and beloved wife of the late Joseph A. Horvath.
Clara was a bookkeeper for Menzie Dairy for 30 years and was a lifelong member of St. Angela Parish in White Oak.
She is survived by her son Joseph (Barbara) Horvath of Morgantown, WV. Grandchildren include Joseph (Samantha), Christopher and Jeffrey Horvath, Josh (Angela) Mason and Jodee (Tim) Heydon. Great-grandchildren are Joseph, Harper, Abigail, Miles, Olivia and Henry; sister Esther Linderman of Mt. Vernon.  Clara was also preceded in death by her sister Eva Krol and brother Louis Izzo.
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Madeline J. Bonner

July 10, 2016 |

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

Madeline J. Bonner, 89, of West Newton, died Saturday, July 9, 2016. She was born April 26, 1927 in Wilson and was the daughter of the late Wayne P. and Kathryn Uptegraph Shaw. She is survived by her daughter, Terry Lee (Dennis, Sr.) Gephart, of West Newton, sons, Robert L. (Colleen) and Phillip D. (Tracy) Bonner of Pittsburgh and Kenneth W. Bonner of Clairton, grandchildren, James, Alexis, Kellen (Sheena), and Madeline Bonner, Kieth Matesig and Justin (Melissa) Gephart, great-grandchildren, Jeffrey, Troy and Brooke, nieces and nephews.

 
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Ralph Brian Stubbs

July 10, 2016 |

By William Snyder Funeral Home | Posted in: William Snyder Funeral Home

Ralph Brian Stubbs, 62, of Irwin, died Thursday July 7, 2016. He was born August 28, 1953 in Greensburg, a son of Joan L. (Bahle) McCrossen of Irwin and the late Herbert Stubbs and was also preceded in death by an infant brother. He was a graduate of Norwin High School, class of 1972 and was a former employee of Westinghouse Airbrake Co., Wilmerding.

 
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William (Bill) H. Fescemyer Jr.

July 10, 2016 |

By Wojciechowski Funeral Home | Posted in: Wojciechowski Funeral Home

William (Bill) H. Fescemyer Jr., 81, of Glassport died Friday July 8, 2016. He was the beloved husband of the late Louise (Fato) Fescemyer. He is survived by sons Howard (Kathleen) Fescemyer of State College, Robert Fescemyer of Pittsburgh, and Daniel (Marie) Fescemyer of Clarion; grandchildren Laura, Jessica, Andrew and William; and great-grandchildren Adrienne and Natalie; also special to Bill was Mary DeJulius.

 
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Bertha M. Staton

July 08, 2016 |

By Robert A. Waters Funeral Home | Posted in: Robert A. Waters Funeral Home

Bertha M. Staton, 89, of Duquesne, PA, departed this life July 3, 2016 in Duquesne, PA. She was born April 28, 1927 in Scotland Neck, NC to Emma David

 
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Wade A. Kildow

July 08, 2016 |

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

Wade A. Kildow, 57, of Lincoln, passed away on Tuesday, July 5, 2016 at home. He was a retired carpenter for 51 Estates New Colony in Elizabeth.

 
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Ruth Ann Skop

July 08, 2016 |

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

Ruth Ann (Pazo) Skop, 84, of Clairton, passed away on Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at Riverside Care Center. A retired phlebotomist for UPMC McKeesport, she was a member of St. Clare of Assisi Parish in Clairton and an avid supporter of the American Cancer Society and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. 

 
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Vincent B. Smith Jr.

July 08, 2016 |

By William Snyder Funeral Home | Posted in: William Snyder Funeral Home

Vincent B. Smith Jr., 91, a resident of the Veterans Hospital Aspinwall, died Wednesday July 6, 2016. Husband of the late Violet M. (Nolte) Smith; father of Natalie S. (Dave) Kraft and Gwen C. Stocks; grandfather of David V. Kraft, Jeffrey G. Kraft, William G. Stocks, Wendy Cookerly, and the late John J. Kraft; seven great grandchildren; brother of Mildred L. “Babe” Booth, Marion Smith, Marie Prescott, and the late John Smith, Eleanor Schillinger, Robert Smith, and Roberta Smith; also nieces and nephews.

 
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Patricia Ann Webster

July 07, 2016 |

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

Patricia Ann Webster, 73, of Pitcairn, died Saturday, July 2, 2016. She was born December 20, 1942 in Pittsburgh and was the daughter of the late Frank and Helen Alberti Sokach. Patricia retired from the Pittsburgh Housing Authority after 25 years of service. She had also retired from the PT Group. She is survived by her daughter, Kristine L. (Eric) Thorniley of North Huntingdon, son, Michael C. (Kimberly) Hickey of Shepherdsville, KY, sisters, Arlene L. Koontz of Pitcairn, and Debbie Chirik of North Huntingdon, grandchildren, Erica, Kara, Ryan, Matthew, and Kristin, great-grandchildren, Riley and Jackson, nieces and nephews.

 
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Tamara “Tammy” Lee (Thompson) Taylor

July 07, 2016 |

By William Snyder Funeral Home | Posted in: William Snyder Funeral Home

Tamara “Tammy” Lee (Thompson) Taylor, age 53, of Ardara passed away Wednesday, July 6, 2016. She was born January 2, 1963 in McKeesport, a daughter of Larry Donley and Carol Ann (Harvey) Thompson. She was a long time member of the United Presbyterian Church in Ardara where she started a youth group. She worked for over 8 years at the Colonial Grill in Irwin and was a member of the Irwin Historical Society. She is preceded in death by her sister Kelly Ann Thompson.

 
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Pauline (Bednar) Sloss

July 07, 2016 |

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

Pauline (Bednar) Sloss, 89, longtime resident of Willow Drive West Mifflin, died Tuesday, July 5, 2016, after a long debilitating illness holding her daughter's hand at Kane Reginal, McKeesport. Beloved mother of Robert Morgan Sloss, Jr. of Elizabeth, Cynthia Christine Sloss of West Mifflin and Bruce Paul Sloss also of Elizabeth; loving grandmother of Robert of Seattle, WA, Eric of Aspinwall, Nathan of Kansas City, MO, Jeff of Bel Air, MD, Brett of Pittsburgh, Morgan of West Mifflin, and Marc of Mt. Washington; also survived by seven great-grandchildren, Luke, Alanna, Tessa, Jacob, Julie, Kevin, and Ryan. She was preceded in death by three brothers and one sister.

 
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Luetisha Buckman

July 07, 2016 |

By Robert A. Waters Funeral Home | Posted in: Robert A. Waters Funeral Home

Luetisha Buckman, 79 years old of McKeesport, Pennsylvania, departed this life June 28, 2016 in Riverside Care Center.

 
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Warren "Pookie" D. Brown

July 07, 2016 |

By Robert A. Waters Funeral Home | Posted in: Robert A. Waters Funeral Home

Warren "Pookie" D. Brown, 53 years old of McKeesport, Pennsylvania 15132 departed this Earthly life July 4, 2016 at home.

 
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Michael Babyak

July 06, 2016 |

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

Michael Babyak, age 93 of White Oak, formerly of McKeesport, passed away on Wednesday, July 6, 2016 at UPMC McKeesport. Born June 3, 1923 in McKeesport, he was the son of the late Jon and Mary Babyak, and beloved husband of Margaret (Haynick) Babyak for almost 70 years. Michael was part of the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) as a young teen, and later joined the US Army where he honorably served our country during WWII. Following his military service, he worked as a general foreman for US Steel National Tube Works, retiring after many years of dedicated service. He was a member of the White Oak American Legion Post 701, AARP Chapter 2911 in Versailles and the Knights of Columbus. He was a very active member of St. Nicholas Byzantine Catholic Church in McKeesport and a former Holy Name Society member. Some of Michael's favorite pastimes were his trips to the mountains, taking long road trips where he always enjoyed driving, and playing all types of card games with friends and family. Above all, Michael will be remembered as being a family man who devoted his life to his loving family. In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children, Michael A. (Jenny) Babyak of Somerset and Joyce A. (Alan) Goebel of McKeesport; grandchildren, Michele Babyak (Denny Hustead) and Lynette (John) Schuetz; great-grandchildren, Tyler and Brandon Schuetz; brother, Edward (Helen) Babyak; and many loving nieces and nephews. He was also preceded in death by his siblings, Jon Babyak, Mary Dolores Curley and Helen Kugler. Per Michael's wishes, services will be private and are entrusted to Jaycox-Jaworski Funeral Home & Crematory. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations are suggested to St. Nicholas Byzantine Catholic Church, 410 Sixth St., McKeesport, PA 15132. Condolences may be shared at www.jaycox-jaworskifh.com