AnnaMarie Senkowski

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AnnaMarie Senkowski age 87 of Level Green passed away Tues. July 23, 2013.  AnnaMarie was born March 29, 1926 in Braddock the daughter of the late John and Mary (Gluvna) Onderik.   AnnaMarie was a member of the St. Regis Church in Trafford. She was preceded in death by her husband Joseph F. Senkowski and her sister Clara Barkhamer. AnnaMarie is survived by her children MaryAnn Ellig of Trafford, John M. Senkowski (Diane) of Baden, and Kenneth J. Senkowski (Betty) of Berea KY; her grandchildren Michelle Clayton (Tom), Marcie Slivka (Mark), Michael Ellig, John Senkowski (Marianne), Michael Senkowski (Meylin), Kristal Chasteen and Daniel Richardson;  great-grandchildren Tyler Clayton, Jared, Nathan & Lauren Slivka, Rachel Wingo(David), Michael Ellig Jr.,Makayla & Mason Senkowski;  great-great-granddaughter Mackenzie Wingo and her sister Dorothy Zafaras of Trafford. Family and friends will be received 2-4 & 6-8 PM on Friday in the John M. Dobrinick Funeral Home Inc., 702 7th St. (St. Rt. 130) Trafford 412-372-3111.  Parting prayers at 9AM in the funeral home followed by a funeral mass at 9:30 AM in the St. Regis Church with Fr. David Nazimek as celebrant.  Interment will follow in the All Saints Braddock Catholic Cemetery, Braddock Hills.   For directions or to send condolences to the family please visit www.dobrinickfhinc.com.

 

Martha E. Wampler Schell Fontanesi

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Martha E. Wampler Schell Fontanesi age 94 of Aiken SC, formerly of Largo FL and Trafford passed away Saturday July 13, 2013 in the Hitchcock House, Aiken SC.  Martha was born on April 14, 1919 the daughter of the late Samuel and Anna (Anderson) Wampler.  Martha was a retired shop clerk from General Electric.  She was preceded in death by her first husband Rev. William Schell and her second husband Robert Fontanesi, her siblings Samuel and James Wampler, Evelyn Wampler Yanuzo, and Ethel Mae Hopkins.  Martha is survived by her sister Thelma Sorbo of MN and numerous nieces and nephews.  Family and friends will be received from 10 AM until the time of the service at Noon on Wednesday in the John M. Dobrinick Funeral Home Inc., 702 7th St. (St. Rt. 130) Trafford 412-372-3111 with the Rev. Gary Simpson officiating.  Private burial will follow in the Brush Creek Cemetery, Hempfield Twp.   For directions or to send condolences to the family please visit www.dobrinickfhinc.com.

Bryan T. Mason

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Bryan T. Mason age 73 of Level Green passed away on Friday July 12, 2013.  Bryan was born on October 31, 1939 in Pittsburgh, the son of the late Harry A. and Hughbertha Mason.  Bryan was a retired Bank Manager for S&T Bank; he was a veteran of the Vietnam War serving with the US Navy. Bryan graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with a Bachelor of Arts Degree and was proud to do so from his hard work achieving it.   He was a very active member of the St. Regis Church and their Knights of Columbus, the Monroeville Rotary, the American Legion and formerly with the Monroeville Chamber of Commerce.  Bryan was preceded in death by seven siblings; Delores Fichter, Geraldine Danko, Timothy H., Dwight, Keith, William and Conrad Mason.  Bryan is survived by his wife Patricia C. Donovan Mason, his children Theresa L. Mason Rieth-Brouillard married to Mark Brouillard of Chattanooga TN and John J. Mason married to Tracey Rechter-Mason of Murrysville; his grandchildren Johnathon Sage & Katie Rieth, Jessica Pink, Olivia, Grant, and Monica Brouillard, Brittany Anne Rechter; his 8 siblings Shirley Pedder, Margaret Moore, Robert Mason, Michael A. Mason, Dianne Connelly, Gary Mason, Beverly A. Kacsmar and Mark Mason along with many nieces and nephews. Family and friends will be received from 2-4 & 6-8 PM Monday in the John M. Dobrinick Funeral Home Inc., 702 7th St. (Rt. 130) Trafford (412) 372-3111.  Parting prayers will be at 9AM in the funeral home followed by a funeral mass at 9:30 AM in the St. Regis Church.  Presentation of Military honors will follow the funeral mass at the church.  Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to “Make a Wish” in Bryan’s name. The family extends an invitation for a luncheon at the church following Bryan’s funeral mass. For directions or to send condolences please visit www.dobrinickfhinc.com.

Edna M. Mangene

Mangene EEdna M. Mangene age 95 of Trafford passed away on Tuesday July 9, 2013 in The Willows of Presbyterian Senior Care Oakmont.  Edna was born on March 31, 1918 in Apollo the daughter of the late Fred and Anna (Sauro) Vaccaro.  Edna was a member of the St. Regis Church Trafford.   Edna loved her children, grandchildren and family and she loved to cook and host Sunday dinners for her family. Edna was preceded in death by her husband Elio Mangene in 2012, five sisters and one brother.  Edna is survived by her three sons Andrew Mangene (Barbara) of Murrysville, Robert Mangene (Linda) of Easton PA, and David Mangene (Joy) of Monreoville; eight grandchildren Lori Hall, Brian and Scott Mangene, Stacey Price, Richard Mangene, Danielle Johnson, Natalie and Jenna Mangene and 11 great-grandchildren.   Family and friends will be received from 2-4 & 7-9 PM on Thursday in the John M. Dobrinick Funeral Home Inc. 702 7th St. (State Rt. 130) Trafford 412-372-3111.  Parting prayers will be at 10:30AM Friday in the funeral home followed by a funeral mass at 11 AM in the St. Regis Church with Fr. David Nazimek as celebrant.  Interment will follow in the Twin Valley Memorial Park, Delmont.  Memorial contributions can be made to the Ronald McDonald House, c/o Lori Mangene Hall, 1015 Timberwood Court, Murrysville, PA 15668.   To send condolences please visit www.dobrinickfhinc.com.

Evelyn M. Piccoli

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Evelyn M. Piccoli age 84 of Trafford, formerly of North Braddock, passed away Sunday July 7, 2013 in the UPMC Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh.  Evelyn was born on December 31, 1928 in Braddock, the daughter of the late Bella and Mary    (Kubaniek) Estocsin.  Evelyn was a member of the St. Regis Church in Trafford, she loved to play bingo, gamble at casinos, shop and she loved her sweets.  Evelyn treasured her family and the time that she spent with them.  Her grandchildren and her twin great-granddaughters were the love of her life. She will be missed by all who knew her and those that had the pleasure of her company.  She was preceded in death by her husband James Piccoli, a daughter Carol Piccoli, two brothers Edward and Joseph Estocsin and three sisters Mary Krivansky, Irene Miano and Martha Walters.  Evelyn is survived by her daughter Vicki Nejak (Dave) of Level Green; two grandchildren Lee Nejak (Karen) and Adrienne Nejak (Kartik Babu) and twin great-granddaughters Cara and Lindsay Nejak and a brother William Estocsin (Marjorie) of Level Green.  Family and friends will be received for a memorial visitation from 5-8PM on Thursday in the John M. Dobrinick Funeral Home Inc., 702 7th Street, (Route 130) Trafford, 412-372-3111.  A funeral mass will be on Friday at 9:30 a.m. in the St. Regis Church 517 Homewood Ave. Trafford with Fr. David Nazimek as celebrant. Everyone please go directly to the church.   In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made to the family for a memorial swing.  For directions or to send condolences please visit www.dobrinickfhinc.com.

 

Myra B. Dawson

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Myra B. Dawson age 81 of Trafford formerly, of Pitcairn passed away Saturday June 29, 2013 in the Excela Health Latrobe Hospital.  Myra was born on May 17, 1932 in Wilkinsburg the daughter of the late Pete and Rose Loretta Kennedy Nee.  Myra was a loving mother, grandmother and sister.  Myra was preceded in death by her husband William Dawson and two infant siblings making her the last surviving sibling of triplets.  Myra is survived by her children Laura Charles of Irwin, Kathie Gentry (Tim) of Kentucky, Cindy Dawson (Ron) of Trafford; seven grandchildren Johnny Corteze, Eric Ireland, Carla Anderson, Mindy, Jamie, and Timmy Dawson and Ronnie Greenawald; 10 Great-grandchildren and a sister Kathleen Jungo of Monroeville. Family and friends will be received from 3-7 PM on Thursday July 4 in the John M. Dobrinick Funeral Home Inc. 702 7th St. (State Rt. 130) Trafford 412-372-3111.  Parting prayers will be at 9AM Friday in the funeral home followed by a funeral mass at 9:30 AM in the St. Regis Church with Fr. Thomas Dansak as celebrant.  Interment will follow in the New St. Joseph Cemetery, N. Versailles.   To send condolences please visit www.dobrinickfhinc.com.

Joseph J. DelTorre

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Joseph J. DelTorre age 91 formerly of Trafford passed away Thursday, June 27, 2013 in the Redstone Highlands, Greensburg.  Joe was born on June 16, 1922 in Wilmerding the son of the late Vincent and Martina DePhillips DelTorre.  Joe was a veteran of WWII serving with the US Navy as a Storekeeper 3rd Class on the USS Independence, he was a bartender at the Westmoreland County Country Club, and the Lamplighter Restaurant.  In addition to his parents Joe was preceded in death by a brother Ralph DelTorre and a sister Louise Drakulic.  Joe is survived by his three daughters Michele Vanetta and husband Ronald of Jeannette, Linda Freger of Penn Twp., and Marlene DelTorre of Monroeville; three grandchildren Brian Vanetta of Ligonier, Michael Vanetta of Hilliard OH, and Felicia Freger of Penn Twp.  Family and friends will be received from 2-4 &6-8 PM on Sunday in the John M. Dobrinick Funeral Home Inc., 702 7th Street, (Route 130) Trafford, 412-372-3111.  Parting prayers will be on Monday at 9AM followed by a funeral mass at 9:30 AM in the St. Regis Church Trafford with Fr. David Nazimek as celebrant.   Interment with military honors will follow in the New St. Joseph Cemetery, N. Versailles.  Joe’s family would like to thank the staff at Redstone Highlands for the good care of their father.  In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made to the WWII Veterans of Southwestern PA Memorial Fund, PO Box 23143, Pittsburgh PA 15222, Mutual Aid Ambulance Service, 561 W. Otterman St., Greensburg PA 15601, Heartland Home Health Care and Hospice, 3520 Rt. 130, Irwin PA 15642 or Redstone Highlands Benevolent Fund, 6 Garden Center Drive, Greensburg PA 15601.   For directions or to send condolences please visit www.dobrinickfhinc.com.

 

Katherine Barbara Jean “Kay” Antolovich

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Katherine Barbara Jean “Kay” (Ivicak) Antolovich age 89 of Trafford passed away peacefully in the Cedars of Monroeville on Tuesday, June 26, 2013.  Kay was born on June 6, 1924 in Trafford the daughter of the late Marko and Mary Descina Ivicak.  Kay was a longtime active member of the St. Regis Church in Trafford and she belonged to many Sr. Citizen Clubs throughout the years.  She retired from Kaufmann’s Department Store Credit Office after working many years at the downtown Pittsburgh and Monroeville Stores.  She will be remembered most for her loving and caring way, especially putting others before herself.  Kay was preceded in death by her husband Stephen Antolovich in 1994, her siblings Joseph Ivicak, Mary Grgurich, Joseph Grgurich. Kay is survived by her loving children Nancy J. Simon and husband Don, Mark Antolovich and wife Cheryl and a sister Josephine “Pep” Horvath, many nieces, nephews and dear friends.  Family and friends will be received at the John M. Dobrinick Funeral Home Inc. 702 7th St. (State Rt. 130) Trafford 412-372-3111 from 6-8 PM on Thursday and 2-4 & 6-8PM on Friday.  Parting prayers will be at 9AM Saturday in the funeral home followed by a funeral mass at 9:30 AM in St. Regis Church Trafford with Fr. David Nazimek as celebrant.  Entombment will be in the New St. Joseph Cemetery Mausoleum, N. Versailles.   For directions or to send condolences to the family please visit www.dobrinickfhinc.com.

Norma B. Riehl

 

RiehlNorma B. Riehl age 87 of Jeannette passed away Tuesday, June 25, 2013 in the Hempfield Manor, Hempfield Twp.  Norma was born on February 5, 1926 in Elkin, NC the daughter of the late Ernest and Ola Chipman Hudson.  Norma was a member of the Ascension Church, Jeannette.  She was preceded in death by 2 brothers and 3 sisters.  Norma is survived by her loving husband of 68 years Michael A. Riehl, her children Stephen M. Reale and wife Cathy of Ligonier, Carole Weber and husband Jeffrey of Greensburg, and James P. Riehl and wife Laurie of Delmont; her grandchildren Amy Keenan (David), Christine Fiedler (Joshua), Michael Catherine and Gina Reale and Amanda Riehl and her great-grandchildren Jackson Martin, Caydence and Nathan Fiedler and a sister Polly Cooper (Charles) of Pilot Mountain, NC and numerous nieces and nephews.  Family and friends will be received from 2-4 & 6-8 PM Friday in the John V. Graziano Funeral Home Inc., 228 N. 2nd Street, Jeannette. Parting prayers will be at 9:30 AM Saturday in the funeral home followed by a funeral mass at 10AM in the Ascension Church Jeannette with Fr. Paul Lisik as celebrant.  Interment will follow in the Sacred Heart Cemetery, Hempfield Twp.  The John M. Dobrinick Funeral Home Inc. Trafford 412-372-3111 is assisting the family with arrangements.   To send condolences please visit www.dobrinickfhinc.com.

 

Albert Kudrick

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Albert Kudrick age 88 of Trafford died peacefully in his home on Sunday June 9, 2013.  Albert was born in Trafford on February 25, 1925 one of six sons and two daughters of the late George and Susan Sawsak Kudrick.  He was a member of the St. Regis Church, the Trafford American Legion Post #331, and the VFW in Irwin.  Albert was a veteran of WWII serving with the US Navy from 1942-1946 in both the Atlantic and Pacific Theaters.  He then completed 20 years of service with the United States Coast Guard retiring as a Chief Boatswain Mate.  Following that he was employed with the Army Corps of Engineers as a Lock & Dam Operator to complete 40 years of government service.  Albert was preceded in death by his brothers George, John, Michael, Steven and Andrew Kudrick, two sisters Ann Charnick and Mary Drakulic.  He is survived by his sons Albert M. and wife Nancy of Mamont, Kenneth E. and wife Karen of Harrison City; grandchildren Mara, Katie and Kristen, Stephen (wife Erica), Daniel, Christopher and Kevin and a great-granddaughter Izabel Collette; two sisters-in-law Aggie Zuzick, Sophie Kudrick and a brother -in-law Albert “Bucky” Zuzick and numerous nieces and nephews.  Family and friends will be received at the John M. Dobrinick Funeral Home Inc. 702 7th St. (State Rt. 130) Trafford 412-372-3111 from 2-4 & 6-8PM on Wednesday.  Parting prayers will be at 9AM Thursday in the funeral home followed by a funeral mass at 9:30 AM in St. Regis Church Trafford.  Interment with military honors will be in the New St. Joseph Cemetery, N. Versailles.   For directions or to send condolences to the family please visit www.dobrinickfhinc.com.