Kingerski , Merle C. 89
Merle Catherine Kingerski, 89, who resided at Golden Heights Personal Care Home, died Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2006. She was born July 1, 1917, in Redhouse, Md., a daughter of the late Jackson and Sara Sell Shuttleworth. Mrs. Kingerski was a member of St. Agnes Church, North Huntingdon. She had a deep love for her family and was very kindhearted. Merle also was an avid bingo player. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Frank "Oranges" Kingerski, in 2002; six brothers, Robert, Garrett, David, her twin brother Earl, Jesse and Harvey Shuttleworth; and a sister, Lottie Thurman. She is survived by her beloved children, Frank and his wife, Teresa, Michael and his wife, Cathy, Sally Shuster and her husband, Robert W., Veronica Vranish and her husband, Doug, all of North Huntingdon; a sister, Nettie, of Michigan; 12 grandchildren, Michael Shuster (Kim), Robbie Shuster (Carla), Chrissy Shuster (Jared), Frank Kingerski (Michelle), Rick Kingerski (Colleen), Tom Kingerski (Jen), Danny Kingerski (Amy), Chad Kingerski (Amy), Jill Kingerski, Jake, Ben and Sarah Vranish; 13 great-grandchildren, Michael, Jonathan, Rebekah, Natalie, Laura, Kelley, Scott, Brandon, Taylor, Tommy, Lacy, Curtis and Michael Edward. Friends will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday and 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the JAMES W. SHIRLEY FUNERAL HOME INC., Clay Pike, North Huntingdon. A funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Saturday in St. Agnes Church. Interment in Irwin Union Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to VITAS or Golden Heights. www.shirleyfuneralhome.com.