Karaffa , Andrew B. 91
Andrew B. Karaffa, 91, of North Huntingdon, died Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013. He was born Dec. 17, 1921, in Leckrone, a son of the late George and Anna (Potisnak) Karaffa, and was also preceded in death by siblings, Ann Gessner, Mary Cardwell and John, George, Michael and Frank Karaffa. He was a retired employee of Bell Telephone and an Army veteran of World War II. He was a member of First Presbyterian Church, Irwin, White Oak American Legion Post 701, the Bell Telephone Pioneers and Port Vue VFD. He is survived by his wife, Lois (Bittinger) Karaffa; daughters, Susan Anne (Daniel) Lobur, of Pittsburgh, and Amy L. Karaffa, of North Huntingdon; a granddaughter, Kaitlyn Karaffa; and nieces and nephews. Friends were received from at the WILLIAM SNYDER FUNERAL HOME, 521 Main St., Irwin, 724-863-1200. A funeral service will be held in First Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Ronald H. Wakeman officiating. Interment followed in Penn Lincoln Memorial Park. Those wishing may contribute to Port Vue VFD, 1800 Romine Ave., McKeesport, PA 15133; or White Oak American Legion, 2813 Capital St., White Oak, PA 15131.