Walko , Pearl A. 81
Pearl A. Walko, 81, of Monessen, died Thursday, May 3, 2007, in Mon Valley Hospital. Born in Rostraver Township (Pricedale) on Nov. 7, 1925, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Elizabeth Ambrose Sepashe. Mrs. Walko had been a homemaker and a member of the Epiphany of Our Lord Church in Monessen. Survivors include two daughters, Donna Cucchiorini, of Donora, and Debbie Geary, of Latrobe; a son, Stephen Walko and wife Mary, of North Charleroi; grandchildren, Kelly Mandarino and husband John, Robert Cucchiorini and wife Angel, Rebecca Betz and husband Jeff, Annie Geary, Stephen Walko, and Daniel and Robert Geary; great-grandchildren, Gianni Mandarino and Conner Betz; and a sister, Margaret Raboci, of Pricedale. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Stephen Walko; a grandson, Timothy Geary; her son-in-law, Robert L. Cucchiorini; sisters, Sarah Zolock, Susan Nagy, Julia Conner, Mary Massie and Betty Itro; and brothers, William, John and Joseph Sepashe. Visitation will be held Sunday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. in the RHOME FUNERAL HOME INC., a Golden Rule Member, 1209 Grand Blvd., Monessen. A blessing service with prayers of transfer will be held in the funeral home on Monday, May 7, at 9:30 a.m., followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in Epiphany of Our Lord R.C. Church with the Rev. Lawrence Manchas officiating. Interment will follow in Holy Name Cemetery, Monessen.