Raymond George Motto

May 13, 2016 |

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

Raymond George Motto, 69, of Liberty Borough, passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, May 12, 2016. He was born December 13, 1946 in McKeesport and was the son of the late George Raymond and Vivian Craig Motto and was the husband of the late Dian "Dee" Evans Motto. Raymond was a retired Crane man for US Steel Irvin Works and was a US Navy Veteran serving during the Vietnam War. He was a member of the Liberty Borough Veterans Association.

 
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Naomi “Auntie Putz” Grace Phelps

May 13, 2016 |

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

Naomi “Auntie Putz” Grace Phelps, age 83 of North Versailles, passed away on Thursday May 12, 2016. She was born to the late Robert Beiswenger and Sarah Gottlieb Beiswenger on July 15, 1932. Family and friends were Naomi’s passion and delight. She grew up spending summers and vacations on Lake Erie and traveling the world as an adult. Naomi was an avid life master bridge player and real estate agent.

 
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Janice Marie Altmiller

May 13, 2016 |

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

Janice Marie Altmiller, 52, of Lincoln Borough, passed away on Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at home surrounded by her family. She was born October 4, 1963 in McKeesport and was the daughter of Katherine S. "Kay" Anthony Coulter Resh of Elizabeth Township and the late Edwin D. Coulter, Sr. Janice was a Registered Nurse and had worked for Forbes Regional, Jefferson Medical Center and UPMC McKeesport Hospitals.

 
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Helen J. Pasinski

May 13, 2016 |

Published By Wojciechowski Funeral Home | Posted in: Wojciechowski Funeral Home

Helen J. Pasinski, 90, of Glassport died May 4, 2016. She is the daughter of the late John and Sophie Smaron. Beloved wife of Edward Pasinski and also the late John Poljak. In addition to her husband she is survived by brother in law Leonard Pasinski and sister in law Theresa Komondor; niece Heather Pasinski and nephew Leonard Pasinski. She was preceded in death by brother Stanley Smaron and sisters Josephine Galito and Mary Smaron. Funeral services were private and were by the Wojciechowski Funeral Home, Glassport.

 

Arlene Keffer

May 12, 2016 |

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

Arlene (Sherwood) Keffer, 81, of Forward Twp., passed away on Wednesday, May 11, 2016 in Paramount Senior Living at South Hills.

 
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Thomas Dale Grimm

May 11, 2016 |

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

Thomas Dale Grimm, 71, of McKeesport, formerly of West Elizabeth, passed away on Tuesday, May 10, 2016, in UPMC McKeesport.

 
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John A. Haraburda

May 11, 2016 |

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

John A. Haraburda, age 91, of Lady Lake, Florida, formerly of North Versailles, passed away on Monday, May 9, 2016. He was born August 30, 1924 in Braddock, a son of the late Thomas and Elizabeth (Cesnak) Haraburda. He was a World War II Army veteran and worked as a manufacturing engineer for over 42 years for Westinghouse. He was a Long time member of St. John’s Lutheran Church in North Versailles and a member of the masonic lodge #375 in White Oak for over 50 years.

 
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Paul L. Gladora

May 10, 2016 |

Published By Teichart-Gracan Funeral Home | Posted in: Teichart-Gracan Funeral Home

PAUL L. GLADORA, 58, of Duquesne, died May 6, 2016.  He is the son of the late Lawrence and Ida Gladora.  Paul is survived by his brother Richard Gladora of Swissvale and sister Louise (Craig) Richardson of FL.  Funeral arrangements by Teichart-Gracan Funeral Home, Duquesne.

 

Eleanor J. Behary

May 10, 2016 |

Published By Finney Funeral Homes | Posted in: Finney Funeral Homes

Eleanor J. Behary, 93, of Clairton passed away on Monday May 9, 2016 at UPMC McKeesport.  She was born in Clairton on June 29, 1922 to the late Albert Dietz Sr. and Louise Coursin Dietz.

 
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Lori Evanovich

May 09, 2016 |

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

Lori Evanovich, age 54, of Meadville, formerly of Port Vue, died May 6, 2016, after a long battle with breast cancer, at Consulate Health Care of North Strabane. Born March 23, 1962, in McKeesport, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Shirley (Zoltak) Pikula of Port Vue and the lifelong love of Ralph Evanovich.

 
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Henry C. Yohman Sr.

May 09, 2016 |

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

Henry C. Yohman Sr., 78, of North Huntingdon, died suddenly Saturday May 7, 2016. He was born June 8, 1937 in Greensburg, a son of the late John and Emily (Brush) Yohman and was also preceded in death by his daughter Deborah Kull and his brother John “Jack” Yohman. Henry was a member of Men’s Prayer Fellowship, Shidle Lodge, No. 601 Free and Accepted Masons, Irwin, and the Loyal Order of Moose, Lodge No. 236, Irwin. He was retired from Lawson Products.

 
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Louise A. (Buzek) Gusty

May 09, 2016 |

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

Louise A. (Buzek) Gusty, age 89, of North Versailles, passed away with her family by her side on Saturday, May 7, 2016. She was born November 19, 1926 in McKeesport, a daughter of the late John and Anna (Leskovac) Buzek. She worked as a sales clerk for over 20 years at the Gimbel Department Store in the East Land Mall, and was a long time member of St. Robert Bellarmine Church in East McKeesport.

 
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Matthew Ian Cohen

May 08, 2016 |

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

Matthew Ian Cohen, 43, of Carnegie, died Saturday, May 7, 2016. He was born August 5, 1972 in Pittsburgh and was the son of Gary M. and Jacqueline Katz Cohen of Mount Lebanon. In addition to his parents, he is survived by his daughter Victoria Cohen, sister, Robyn (David) Brown of McDonald, aunts, uncles, nieces and cousins.

 
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Ronald Ross Hufford

May 08, 2016 |

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

Ronald Ross Hufford, 76, of Greenock, died Friday, May 6, 2016. He was born July 16, 1939 in Greenock and was the beloved son of the late George L. and Marybelle Logue Hufford. He was a member of the Greenock United Methodist Church, and had worked for the former Gee Bee Department Store in North Versailles. He is survived by his brothers, George J. Hufford of Greenock and Ralph L. (Mary) Hufford of Belle Vernon, nieces and nephews.

 
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Isadore Small

May 08, 2016 |

Published By Hunter Funeral Home | Posted in: Hunter Funeral Home

Isadore Small, 93, of White Oak, died Sunday, May 8, 2016 at UPMC East.  Born in Czechoslovakia, September 10, 1922, son of the late Samuel and Rayla Smilivitz.  Husband of the late Phyllis Bird Snyder Small, he is survived by his son, Steven Laib Small of White Oak, daughter, Rachel Dena Small of White Oak, and by 2 grandchildren, Akiba Small and Sara Small, both of White Oak.  He was a member of the Congregation Gemilas Chesed and Café Europa, a holocaust survivors group.  He was the owner of Phyllis’ Jeans and Apparel, and Phyllis’ 51 Market.  A graveside service will be held Monday, May 9, 2016 at 3:00 PM in the original Gemilas Chesed Cemetery, Center Street, Versailles Borough with Rabbi Moshe Russell officiating.  Hunter Funeral Home, Inc., 1600 Coursin Street, McKeesport, PA  15132 is in charge of the arrangements.  Shiva will be observed at the home of Rachel Small, 1508 Fawcett Avenue, White Oak Monday through Thursday from 5-7 PM.  The family suggests contributions to the Congregation Gemilas Chesed, 1400 Summitt Street, White Oak, Pa  15131.