Brunazzi , Elizabeth Marie Hamadock
Elizabeth Marie (Betty) Hamadock Brunazzi, 84, of Elizabeth Township, passed away peacefully Tuesday, September 22, 2010, in Select Specialty Hospital in McKeesport. She was born August 29, 1926, in Elizabeth, daughter of the late Cecelia (Stragand) Hamadock and John Hamadock. Betty formerly was employed by Affordable Furniture and most recently by Mt. Vernon Health Care in Elizabeth Township until she was 78 years old. She was a member of Kastan Uveges Ladies Auxiliary of Blaine Hill since 1947. Betty was an avid gardener and took great pride in caring for her garden. She also enjoyed taking short trips with her husband and her daughters. Betty will be remembered as a caring and compassionate wife, mother, sister, aunt, grandmother and great-grandmother. She is survived by her loving husband of 65 years Emil Brunazzi Jr.; daughters Sharon Luzier and husband Raymond of Elizabeth Township, and Barbara Homa and husband Raymond of Indiana, Pa.; and sons Terry Brunazzi Sr. and wife Jane of Belle Vernon, Gary Brunazzi and friend Linda McClain of Elizabeth Township, and Emil Brunazzi and friend Teresa O’Connor of Irwin. She also has four grandchildren, Laurie Luzier Salvio and husband Rob of Smithton, Raymond L. Luzier Jr. and friend Aspen Widowson of Tarzana, Calif., Terry L. Brunazzi Jr. and wife Trisha of Greensburg, and Jessica Brunazzi of Brooklyn, N.Y.; three great-grandchildren, Nico, Mayla and Talia Brunazzi; a sister, Dorothy Gogoel of Elizabeth; brothers Reynold Hamadock and wife Delores of Elizabeth, and Frank Hamadock and wife Susan of Cibolo, Texas; many nieces and nephews. As per Betty’s wishes there will be no viewing or services. Arrangements made by the Ralph L. Johnson Funeral Home, 3411 Wood St., Buena Vista, Pa., 15018, 412-751-6481. Memorial contributions can be made to the Christopher Reeve Paralysis Foundation, 500 Morris Ave., Springfield, N.J., 07081.