Nicholas J. "Nick" Farace

June 26, 2017 |

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Nicholas J. "Nick" Farace, age 90 of Versailles, passed away on Sunday, June 25, 2017 in Forbes Hospital in Monroeville.  Born October 1, 1926 in Scottdale,he was a son of the late Joseph and Cora (Rinaldi) Farace.

 
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Robert Dal Barron

June 26, 2017 |

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Robert Dal Barron, age 79, of Elizabeth Twp., passed away on Monday, June 26, 2017 at Family Hospice & Palliative Care. He retired as an accounts receivable group leader for U.S. Steel in Pittsburgh.  He was an Army veteran. His greatest joy was spending time with his family. 

 
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Julia Spernak

June 26, 2017 |

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Julia (Zaken) Spernak, age 89, of Elizabeth Twp., passed away on Monday, June 26, 2017 at home. She was a retired school bus driver for Laidlaw. She was a member of St. Michael Parish in Elizabeth Twp. and a former member of Blaine Hill Volunteer Fire Co. Ladies Auxiliary. She loved to play cards. Born August 19, 1927 in McKeesport, she was a daughter of the late Peter and Mary (Zaken) Zaken and wife of the late Victor Spernak. She is survived by her sons, Dennis "Fuzzy" (Terry) Spernak of Mt. Lebanon, Joseph Spernak, Victor Spernak of Blaine Hill, and Ron "Flat" Spernak of Forward Twp.; sisters, Janet Rethage of Elizabeth Twp. and Anna May Janicki of Ormand Beach, FL; devoted granddaughters, Stephanie, Ashley and Emily Spernak; seven grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; also, nieces and nephews. Friends will be received in the Paul E. Bekavac Funeral Home, Elizabeth on Thursday, June 29, 2017 from 6-8 PM and Friday, June 30, 2017 from 2-4 and 6-8 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Saturday, July 1, 2017 at 9:30 AM in St. Michael Parish with Rev. Thomas A. Wagner officiating. Burial will follow in Monongahela Cemetery, Monongahela.

 
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Edward Hale III

June 26, 2017 |

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Edward O.L. Redbird “Sonny” Hale, III, age 63, of Elizabeth, passed away on Friday, June 23, 2017 at Jefferson Hospital. He was a former pile driver with the carpenters union, a tribal member of the MHA Nation in New Town, North Dakota and a bundle carrier, three clan. He was a founding member of the Pittsburgh American Indian Center working with families and children to teach the Native American culture. He was a 1971 graduate of Elizabeth Forward High School where he was a standout football player, eventually receiving a scholarship to North Carolina State. Sonny enjoyed riding his Harley-Davidson and also enjoyed riding bulls, horses, bareback and breaking wild horses. 

 
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William Klasnick

June 24, 2017 |

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William Klasnick, age 51 of Greenock/Elizabeth Twp., passed away at home on Friday, June 23, 2017. Born June 15, 1966 in McKeesport, he is a son of Angela (Gornick) Klasnick Storch of Greenock and the late William Klasnick.

 
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Flora Bell Ferguson

June 23, 2017 |

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Flora Bell Ferguson, 91, of North Versailles, died Thursday June 22, 2017. She was born April 22, 1926 in Wilmerding and was the daughter of the late Ralph Ellis and Agnes McCarly Livingston. She was the wife of the late William D. Beck and the late Douglas Ferguson. Flora Bell was a member of the Norwin Christian Church. She is survived by daughters, Marcia (Dick) McGowan of Roseville, CA, and Donna (James) Boone of North Huntingdon, son, Michael Beck, Sr., of McKeesport, step-sons, Douglas (Cheryl) Ferguson of Fletcher, NC, and Kirk (Mary) Ferguson of McKinney, TX, step-daughter, Diane (Donald) Frank of Mount Vernon, 18 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

 
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John Edward Karnack, Sr.

June 23, 2017 |

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John Edward Karnack, Sr., age 96, of Jefferson Hills, passed peacefully on Friday, June 2, 2017. Beloved husband of Bonnie (Barr) Karnack.  Also survived by daughters Maria (late Daniel) Kovack, Michele (Kevin) Mannella, sons Kenneth and Kevin (Jane Mallin) Karnack; grandchildren Daniel Kovack, Sue Schultheis, Johnny, AJ, and Matthew Karnack.

 
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Beverly M. Chomas

June 21, 2017 |

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Beverly M. Chomas, age 84, of Forward Twp., passed away on Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at Jefferson Hospital. She was a retired registered nurse at Monongahela Valley Hospital. She was a member of Elizabeth United Methodist Church where she was the coordinator of the Telephone Prayer Chain and the Greeting Card Ministry. She enjoyed socializing and dining with her cousins, high school classmates, and Presbyterian nursing alums. 

 
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Helen M. Maksin

June 20, 2017 |

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Helen M. Maksin, age 93 of Cranberry Twp. and formerly of Clairton, passed away on Monday, June 19, 2017.  Born March 5, 1924 in McKeesport, she was a daughter of the late Peter and Katherine Belich, wife of the late Stephen Maksin, Sr., and mother of the late Joseph Maksin, Cathy Maksin Morris, and Stephen Maksin, Jr.

 
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Marlyn Lee Holton

June 20, 2017 |

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Marlyn Lee (Holmes) Holton, age 76, of Leesburg, FL and formerly of Buena Vista, passed away on Monday, June 19, 2017 at Tavares Hospice House in Tavares, FL. She was a member of St. Mary's of the Lake in Eustis, FL and a former member of St. Michael Parish in Elizabeth Twp. She enjoyed baking and was a former baker.

 
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Helen L. Perry

June 18, 2017 |

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Helen L. Perry, age 98 of Jefferson Hills and formerly of Clairton, passed away on Saturday, June 17, 2017 in Jefferson Hills Manor.  Born February 2, 1919 in Scottdale, she was a daughter of the late Cleveland and Georgeanne (Day) Smith and wife of the late Thomas Perry, who passed away January 25, 1977.  

 
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Helen M. Gobel

June 12, 2017 |

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Helen M. Gobel, age 88 of Liberty Borough, passed away on Monday, June 12, 2017 at Mt. Vernon of Elizabeth.  Born August 22, 1928 in McKeesport, she was a daughter of the late Sam and Camille (Yanni) Picone.

 
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Daniel A. Beckowitz

June 12, 2017 |

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Daniel Anthony Beckowitz, age 64 of Clairton, passed away in his home on Friday, June 9, 2017.  Born October 21, 1952 in McKeesport, he was the son of the late Thomas Anthony Beckowitz and Jean (Sevcik) Beckowitz.

 
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Gerald Thomas Miller, Jr.

June 09, 2017 |

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Gerald Thomas Miller, Jr., age 55 of Versailles, passed away on Thursday, June 8, 2017 in John J. Kane Regional Center.   He was a son of Dorothy (Dancho) Miller of Versailles and the late Gerald T. Miller, Sr. 

 
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Dolores Esther Satterfield

June 08, 2017 |

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Dolores Esther (Crosser) Satterfield, age 88, of Versailles, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at Jefferson Hospital. She was the most loving mother, grandmother and woman to all who knew her. She was the former owner of a flower shop and an upholstery shop. She was a former crossing guard and Auxiliary Policewoman in Elizabeth. 

 
 
 
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