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  • Audrey V. Schmitt Obituary Photo
    Audrey V. Schmitt, 91 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

    January 23, 1927 - September 21, 2018

    Age 91, of Beechview on Friday, September 21, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Edward A. Schmitt; loving mother of Eileen (Bill) Wolfe, Marita (Tom) Gallagher, John (Holly) Schmitt and JoAnn Schmitt; five grandchildren;...


  • Lucille M. Daniele Obituary Photo
    Lucille M. Daniele, 84 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

    November 20, 1933 - September 19, 2018

    Age 84, of Beechview, peacefully at home surrounded by her children, on Wednesday, September 19, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Vincent P. Daniele, Jr.; loving mother of Stacey, Lisa, John (Jackie) and the late Vincent...


  • Robert Joseph Frediani Obituary Photo
    Robert Joseph Frediani, 59 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

    February 4, 1959 - September 17, 2018

    Age 59, of Brookline, on Monday, September 17, 2018. Beloved son of Adolph and the late Donna Mae (Lowen) Frediani; loving brother of Darla (Robert) Wohlfarth; uncle of Robert, Amanda and Brandon Wohlfarth. Bob was a...


  • Jean Passaro Obituary Photo
    Jean Passaro, 86 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

    January 27, 1932 - September 8, 2018

    Age 86, of Beechview, on Saturday, September 8, 2018. Loving sister of the late Mary Disipio, Grace Passaro and Alvera Campbell; daughter of the late John and Rachel Passaro; also survived by many loving nieces and...


  • Robert S. Wilson Obituary Photo
    Robert S. Wilson, 73 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

    November 21, 1944 - September 5, 2018

    Age 73, of Beechview, went home to be the Lord on Wednesday, September 5, 2018. Beloved husband of Barbara of 52 years; loving father of Darin (Janet), Rick, and Bob (Becky); grandfather of Sydney, Taylor, Michael,...


  • Margaret Tamburro Obituary Photo
    Margaret Tamburro, 62 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

    August 9, 1956 - September 4, 2018

    Age 62, formerly of Beechview, passed unexpectedly on Tuesday, September 4, 2018. Loving sister of Rose (Greg) Hinkofer, Mary Jo (Ken) Salmen and the late Teddy Tamburro; daughter of the late Anthony and Mary Jane...


  • Wilda M. Dietz Obituary Photo
    Wilda M. Dietz, 99 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

    August 17, 1919 - September 1, 2018

    In her 100th year, of Beechview, passed peacefully on Saturday, September 1, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Edward Dietz; loving mother of Richard (Miriam), Robert (Darla) Dietz and Bonnie (Walt) Kanell; six...


  • Rosemary C. Jacob Obituary Photo
    Rosemary C. Jacob, 96 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

    November 15, 1921 - August 19, 2018

    Age 96, of Beechview, passed peacefully with her family, on Sunday, August 19, 2018. Beloved wife of 63 years to the late Elmer "Moe" Jacob; loving mother of Glenn (Susan) Jacob, Diane (Gary) Goedert and Terry (Patti)...


  • JoAnn M. Chambers Obituary Photo
    JoAnn M. Chambers, 53 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

    January 14, 1965 - August 9, 2018

    JoAnn M. Cruthers /Chambers was born in Pittsburgh, PA, on January 14,1965. In March of 2018, JoAnn was diagnosed with stage four lung cancer. What a courageous fight she put up and set such a great example of bravery...


  • Florence Cricelli Obituary Photo
    Florence Cricelli, 91 Oakdale, Pennsylvania

    June 22, 1927 - July 26, 2018

    Age 91, formerly of Westwood, on Thursday, July 26, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Dominick Cricelli; loving mother of Cindy (Jim) Walton, Yvonne (John) Caivano, Jerry Cricelli, and Rhonda (James) Dym; grandmother of...


  • Carmen Garzon Perez Obituary Photo
    Carmen Garzon Perez, 86 Citrus Heights, California

    May 3, 1932 - July 25, 2018

    Of Citrus Heights, CA, and formerly a long time resident of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, passed away on July 25, 2018 at the age of 86, she was a native of Spain. Survived by children, Maria del Carmen (Steve) Karden,...


  • James W. Dunn Obituary Photo
    James W. Dunn, 85 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

    October 12, 1932 - July 21, 2018

    Age 85, of Ross Township, formerly of Beechview, passed peacefully with his family, on Saturday, July 21, 2018. Beloved husband of the late Helen (Dadey) Dunn; loving father of Helen (Paul) Ptacek; grandfather of...


  • Timothy J. Lunardi Obituary Photo
    Timothy J. Lunardi, 72 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

    July 13, 1946 - July 21, 2018

    Age 72, of Banksville, passed peacefully with his family, on Saturday, July 21, 2018. Beloved husband of Joanne (Caruso) Lunardi; loving father of Donina (Emilio) Cornacchione, Alisa (late John) Gorchock, Rico ...


  • James M. Kerr Obituary Photo
    James M. Kerr, 67 Pennsylvania

    May 22, 1951 - July 10, 2018

    Age 67, of Beechview, passed peacefully, at his sister's home, with his loving family by his side, on Tuesday, July 10, 2018. Loving brother of Debbie (Joe) Rodina and the late Patricia Weber; beloved son of the late...


  • Marianne Ascenzi Obituary Photo
    Marianne Ascenzi, 88 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

    March 3, 1930 - July 9, 2018

    Age 88, of Dormont, passed away on Monday, July 9, 2018 at the Baptist Homes Nursing Center due to complications of Parkinson's Disease. Preceeded in death by her beloved husband of 49 years, Edward Ascenzi, parents...


  • Richard J. Bondi Obituary Photo
    Richard J. Bondi, 71 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

    June 18, 1947 - July 8, 2018

    Age 71, of Beechview, on Sunday, July 8, 2018. Beloved husband of the late Noreen (Burdelski) Bondi; loving father of Amy, Richard (Jennifer) and Daniel Bondi; grandfather of Maxwell, James and the late Isabella Bondi;...


  • John L. Makary Obituary Photo
    John L. Makary, 85 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

    February 28, 1933 - June 25, 2018

    Age 85, of Westwood, on Monday, June 25, 2018. Beloved husband of the late Philomena (Morano) Makary; loving father of Michael J. Makary and Christine (Stephanie) Makary; grandfather of Quinn Makary; brother of Betty...


  • Gary A. Mihalsky Obituary Photo
    Gary A. Mihalsky, 45 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

    July 14, 1972 - June 13, 2018

    Age 45, of Beechview, unexpectedly, on Wednesday, June 13, 2018. Beloved father of Jake Mihalsky; loving son of Patricia (Larry) Smith; brother of Scott (Erin) Mihalsky; loving uncle of Tyler and Austin Peters. Gary...


  • Bernard P. Cusick, Sr. Obituary Photo
    Bernard P. Cusick, Sr., 82 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

    May 26, 1936 - June 8, 2018

    Age 82, of Bethel Park, formerly of Beechview, on Friday, June 8, 2018. Beloved husband of the late Kathleen "Cassie" Cusick; loving father of Kathleen (David) Fenlock, Bernie, Jr. (Cathy), Shawn (Jerilyn), Joe, Dennis ...


  • Christine A. Ritson Obituary Photo
    Christine A. Ritson, 71 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

    September 30, 1946 - June 3, 2018

    Age 71, of Beechview, on Sunday, June 3, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Thomas Ritson; loving mother of Corrie and Bradley (Tracy McDonald) Ritson; grandmother of Devin, Cole, Talon and Jaxon Stewart; sister of George...


  • Rita M. Buettner Obituary Photo
    Rita M. Buettner, 89 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

    September 24, 1928 - May 29, 2018

    Age 89, of Beechview, on Tuesday, May 29, 2018. Beloved wife of Herbert M. Buettner, Sr.; loving mother of Herbert (the late Eileen) Buettner, Diane (the late John) Gerhardt, Ken Buettner, Elaine (the late Patrick)...


  • Alice J. Vennare Obituary Photo
    Alice J. Vennare, 96 Belle Vernon, Pennsylvania

    August 14, 1921 - May 15, 2018

    Age 96, of Belle Vernon, formerly of Beechview, on Tuesday, May 15, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Frank P. Vennare; loving mother of Pasquale "Pat" (Donna) Vennare; step-grandmother of Erik Hoffman and Amy Cornell;...


  • Mauro J. Tamburro Obituary Photo
    Mauro J. Tamburro, 92 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

    February 16, 1926 - May 13, 2018

    Age 92, of Beechview, passed peacefully, on Sunday, May 13, 2018. Beloved husband of Helen (Duch) Tamburro; loving father of Lynne, Donna and the late Paul Tamburro; grandfather of Paul (Helena) Tamburro, Jr.; great...


  • Betty M. Knapp Obituary Photo
    Betty M. Knapp, 98 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

    February 1, 1920 - April 26, 2018

    Passed peacefully on Thursday, April 26, 2018 at the age of 98. She was resident of Pittsburgh. Loving mother of Jack (Barbara) Knapp, James Knapp, William (Diana) Knapp and Jill (Paul) Zotter. Also survived by 10...


  • Andrew J. Dowd, Jr. Obituary Photo
    Andrew J. Dowd, Jr., 76 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

    August 15, 1941 - April 26, 2018

    Age 76, of Baldwin Township, passed peacefully with his family by his side, on Thursday, April 26, 2018. Beloved husband of Donna (Babuscio) Dowd; loving father of Larry (Kelly) Dowd, Darla (Brian) Terrick and the late...