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Barr, Sarah J. 84

  • Washington Township
  • Born: 1930-04-12
  • Died: 2015-03-28
  • Funeral Home: Curran-Shaffer, Apollo | Get Directions
  • Sarah Jane (Cramer) Barr, 84, of Washington Township, passed away Saturday, March 28, 2015, in her home. Born April 12, 1930, in Oklahoma Borough, she was the daughter of the late LeRoy and Vera (Moore) Cramer. A homemaker, Sarah lived most of her life in Oklahoma Borough. She was a graduate of Washington Township High School and member of the Apollo United Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Howard James Barr, on Nov. 10, 2010. Survivors include her sons, Del J. (Patricia) Barr, of Oklahoma Borough, David R. (Sandy) Barr, of Leechburg, and Randy A. (Vicki) Barr, of The Villages, Fla.; 10 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and a sister, Betty Lou Knell, of California. At the request of the family, all services were private and have been entrusted to the CURRAN-SHAFFER FUNERAL HOME and CREMATORY INC., 100 Owens View Ave., Apollo. To leave an online condolence for the family, please visit www.curranfuneralhome.com.
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Cisek, Barbara J. 67

  • Springdale
  • Born: 1947-09-09
  • Died: 2015-03-28
  • Funeral Home: Ajak, Creighton | Get Directions
  • Barbara Jean Cisek, 67, of Springdale, passed away Saturday, March 28, 2015, in Consulate HealthCare of Cheswick, Indiana Township. Born Sept. 9, 1947, in New Kensington, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Helen (Whitico) Cisek. She was also preceded in death by her brother, Edward F. Cisek. Barbara enjoyed visits to Atlantic City, N.J., and playing bingo. Survivors include her sister-in-law, Barbara Ann (Demelco) Cisek, of Rural Ridge, Indiana Township; nephews, David E. (Robin) Cisek, of Indiana Township, and Michael R. (Amy) Cisek, of Naples, Fla.; and great-nieces and great-nephews, Lillian Francis Cisek and Brad, Bailey and Bethany Cisek. Friends will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday in the PAUL R. AJAK FUNERAL HOME INC., 921 Freeport Road, Creighton, where the funeral Liturgy outside of Mass will follow at 8 p.m. Tuesday. Burial will be private in Deer Creek Cemetery, Harmar Township.
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Dickey, Robert C. 75

  • Apollo
  • Born: 1939-05-24
  • Died: 2015-03-28
  • Funeral Home: Gigler, Lower Burrell | Get Directions
  • Robert Charles "Chuck" Dickey, 75, of Apollo, went home to be with the Lord Saturday, March 28, 2015. He was born May 24, 1939, in Gibsonia, to Irene Cox Dickey and the late Robert Dickey. Although Robert had lived the last three years in West Haven Manor, he had lived in the Lower Burrell area most of his life. He was employed by the Apollo Window Co. and was proud to have served his country in the Army. He was an avid golfer and enjoyed his golf outings with his best friends in the "Over the Hill Gang." His most cherished times were those he spent with his children and grandchildren. Besides his father, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Wesley and Bill. Survivors include his mother, Irene Dickey Starcich, of Gibsonia; his ex-wife and best friend, Carol Dickey, of Apollo; son, Dale (Jackie) Dickey, of Arizona; daughter, Christine (Todd) Drobka, of Apollo; stepson, Barry Schuller, of Arizona; stepdaughter, Tammy (Vince) Lese, of Washington state; grandchildren, Ashley Dickey, Austin Drobka, Brittney Drobka, Stetson Finch, Lincoln Hawkins and Danny Schuller; brother, Greg (Debbie) Dickey, of Gibsonia, and Dann (Debbie) Dickey, of Georgia. Family and friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday in the FRANK F. GIGLER FUNERAL HOME, 2877 Leechburg Road, Lower Burrell, PA 15068, where services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday with Pastor Kirk Orr of Puckety Presbyterian Church officiating. Private burial in Glade Run Cemetery in Cooperstown. The family extends sincere thanks to the staff and nurses at West Haven Manor for their compassion and care for Robert. www.giglerfuneralhome.com.
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Dunmire, Josephine M. 89

  • Ford City
  • Born: 1925-07-10
  • Died: 2015-03-29
  • Funeral Home: Welch, Ford City | Get Directions
  • Josephine Melinda Dunmire, 89, of Ford City, went to be with her Lord and Savior Sunday, March 29, 2015, in the Armstrong County Health Center. She was born July 10, 1925, in Washington Township, to Kale and Edith Elnora (Johns) Croyle. Josephine was a devout Christian and was a member of the Evangel Heights Assembly of God Church of Sarver and she also attended the New Life Center of Ford City. She was a member of the "Silver Saints" senior citizens group of Evangel Heights. She enjoyed sewing, canning, baking pies and cinnamon rolls for her family and friends, and spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Josephine is survived by one son, Jack F. Dunmire and his significant other, Amy Schrag, of Ford City; one daughter, Brenda Y. (Ronald) Taladay, of Ford City; grandchildren, Carla (John) Atherton, Matthew (Toni) Taladay, Denise (Jason) Hileman and John Dunmire and fiance, Donna Denardo; and great-grandchildren, Cody Atherton, Christopher Atherton, Cole Hileman, Camron Hileman, Ella Hileman, Alena Taladay and Kaila Miller; and many nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John Franklin Dunmire, who died Aug. 16, 2014; two sisters, Rhoda Milliken and infant sister, Vera June Croyle; three brothers, William, Robert and Paul Croyle; and one infant son, James Paul Dunmire. Friends will be welcomed from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, April 1, 2015, at the WELCH FUNERAL HOME, Ford City. Services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, April 2, 2015, at the funeral home with her nephew, Pastor David Croyle, officiating. Interment will follow in the Johns Cemetery, Washington Township.
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Kaltenhauser, Janyce 83

  • Saxonburg
  • Born: 1932-03-16
  • Died: 2015-03-27
  • Funeral Home: Fox, Saxonburg | Get Directions
  • Janyce (Grenet) Kaltenhauser, 83, of Saxonburg, died peacefully Friday, March 27, 2015, at the Good Samaritan Hospice in Cabot. Born March 16, 1932, in Butler Memorial Hospital, she was the daughter of the late Henry Grenet and Marion (Jamison) Grenet. Jan was a 1950 graduate of Butler High School and has a degree as a dental hygienist from Temple University. She was a devoted mother, member of St. Luke's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Saxonburg, a member of the General Society of Mayflower Descendants and a member of the local John Roebling Chapter of Questors. Surviving are her husband of 59 years, Robert Kaltenhauser; three children, Eric (Melody) Kaltenhauser, of Butler, Heidi (fiance, Rich Mooney) Kaltenhauser, of Lousiville, Ky., and Gretchen (Michael) Kurzawa, of Oakmont; six grandchildren, Karl, Dietrich and Heidi Kaltenhauser, Anya Kaltenhauser and Nathaniel and Natalie Kurzawa; her identical twin, Joyce Hall, of Butler; and her sister, Patricia Hill, of Cabot. Jan was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Gorden; and a sister, Zandra Lokhaiser. There will be no viewing. Friends and family are invited to a memorial service for Jan at 11 a.m. Monday, April 6, 2015, in St. Luke's Evangelical Lutheran Church, 310 W. Main St., Saxonburg, with the Rev. Roger G. Keller, officiating. Private interment will be in the Saxonburg Memorial Church Cemetery. A luncheon will follow the service in the church hall. FOX FUNERAL HOME INC., Saxonburg, is assisting the family with arrangements. Memorial donations may be made to St. Luke's Evangelical Lutheran Church. www.foxfuneralhomeinc.com.
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Krumpe, Lois J. 77

  • Sarver
  • Born: 1937-05-14
  • Died: 2015-03-29
  • Funeral Home: Fox, Saxonburg | Get Directions
  • Lois Jean Krumpe, 77, of Sarver, passed away Sunday, March 29, 2015, at the Butler Memorial Hospital. Born May 14, 1937, in Renton, she was the daughter of James Robert Landis and Crendia Roberts. Lois was a homemaker. She was a past matron of the Order of the Eastern Star in New Kensington. She loved gardening, flowers and watching hummingbirds. Surviving are husband, David A. Krumpe Sr., of Sarver, whom she married Jan. 1, 1957; two sons, David A. Krumpe Jr., of Sarver, and Mark D. (Linda) Krumpe, of New Castle; three daughters, Beth J. (John) Beatty, of Mocksville, N.C., Lisa A. Bash, of Sarver, and Dawn M. Holben, of Sarver; 17 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, four brothers and one sister. There will be no visitation or services. FOX FUNERAL HOME INC. is assisting the family with arrangements. www.foxfuneralhomeinc.com.
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Liti, Kerry J. 68

  • Buffalo Township
  • Born: 1946-03-31
  • Died: 2015-03-28
  • Funeral Home: Redmond, Freeport | Get Directions
  • Kerry J. Liti, 68, of Buffalo Township, passed away Saturday, March 28, 2015, peacefully, at Good Samaritan Hospice Unit at Concordia in Cabot. Kerry was born in Natrona Heights, on March 31, 1946. He was a son of the late Ann M. (Rezak) and James R. Liti. Kerry was a 1964 graduate of Freeport Area High School and had attended Penn State University. He had joined the Army Reserve after he graduated from Freeport High School. Kerry worked as a head caster repairman for Allegheny Ludlum Steel in Brackenridge for 44 years and retired in 2004. He and his wife attended Our Lady of the Most Blessed Sacrament in Natrona Heights. Kerry was an avid hunter, both rifle and archery, and was a longtime member of the NRA. He had traveled out West on a number of hunts. He enjoyed fishing, boating and working on cars and trucks. Kerry loved riding motorcycles and had traveled all over the country on rides. He and his wife enjoyed their trips to Florida every year to visit friends. Kerry's greatest love was spending time with his family and his three grandsons. Kerry is survived by his wife and best friend of 45 years, Sylvia A. (Walkowski) Liti; their three children, Tifani (Larry Jr.) Sieczkowski, of Avonmore, Heather (DJ) Avery, of McDonald, and Kerry J. (Elisa) Liti, of Buffalo Township; his three grandsons, Larry III and Luke Sieczkowski and Nicolas Liti; and brother, Thomas (Paulette) Liti, of Buffalo Township. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his father-in-law and mother-in-law, Walter "Whitey" Jr. and Helen (Pavasser) Walkowski. Family and friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, March 31, in the REDMOND FUNERAL HOME INC., 524 High St., in Freeport. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 1, in Our Lady of the Most Blessed Sacrament, in Natrona Heights, with Father James Mazurek as celebrant. Burial will be held in St. Mary's Cemetery in Freeport. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Good Samaritan Hospice, 3500 Brooktree Road, Suite 320, Wexford, PA 15090. To send a condolence, visit www.redmondfuneralhomeinc.com.
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McFadden, Mary Jane 93

  • New Kensington
  • Born: 1921-06-26
  • Died: 2015-03-27
  • Funeral Home: Walker, New Kensington | Get Directions
  • Mary Jane McFadden, 93, of New Kensington, passed away peacefully Friday, March 27, 2015. She was born June 26, 1921, in McKees Rocks, to the late John and Maria Visconti Pezzula, and was a longtime New Kensington resident. Mrs. McFadden was a member of Mt. St. Peter Roman Catholic Church, of New Kensington, a life member of the VFW Post 92 Ladies Auxiliary and the American Legion Davies Post 868 Ladies Auxiliary. She enjoyed playing bingo, devoting her time to the VFW and her kids and grandkids. She loved life and loved everyone with whom she came into contact. She was a big-hearted person who always had her door and kitchen open. Survivors include her children, John Michael McFadden, of Charlotte, N.C., Marlene Moses, of New Kensington, Elizabeth (Michael) Kuchta, of Lower Burrell, and Jane McFadden, of New Kensington; grandchildren, Shelli (Brook) Hobgood, Christi (Dale) Loftis, John Michael (Michelle) McFadden Jr., Ray (Jamie) Moses, Brandon (Tracy) Moses, Samantha Kuchta and Michael Kuchta; great-grandchildren, Lauren, Ryan and Conner Hobgood, Grayson and Tanner Loftis, John Michael III, Jacob and Megan McFadden, Madilynn, Juliana and Raymond Jacob Moses, and Chase Abercrombie; her brother, Dominic "Butch" Pezzula; brothers-in-law, Charles McFadden and Michael Pavlovich; sister-in-law, Audrey Wetzel; and many nieces and nephews. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John R. McFadden, who passed away July 24, 1990; her sisters, Josephine Pezzula, Rose Herbert and Theresa Pavlovich; a brother, Joseph Pezzula; her son-in-law, Raymond Moses; and her daughter-in-law, Kathleen McFadden. Viewing will be from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday in ROSS G. WALKER FUNERAL HOME LTD., 217 Freeport Road, New Kensington, where prayers of transfer will be held at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday. A funeral Mass will begin at 10 a.m. in Mt. St. Peter Roman Catholic Church, 100 Freeport Road, New Kensington. The Ladies Auxiliary of the VFW will assemble at 3 p.m. Monday in the funeral home to hold a service for their late member. Burial will follow in Greenwood Memorial Park, Lower Burrell. To leave an online condolence, visit www.rossgwalker.com.
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McKinney, Julia 83

  • Fawn Township
  • Born: 1932-03-07
  • Died: 2015-03-30
  • Funeral Home: Duster, Tarentum | Get Directions
  • Julia (Pavlick) McKinney, 83, of Fawn Township, passed away at home Monday, March 30, 2015, following a lengthy illness. She was born March 7, 1932, in Pittsburgh, daughter of the late John and Emma (Yaloh) Pavlick. Julia has lived the past 60 years in Fawn Township where she was a homemaker. She was a member of Holy Martyrs Church, Tarentum, Christian Mothers of her church and Mt. St. Peter Ezekiel 37 Prayer Group. Julia graduated from Taylor Alderdice High School and enjoyed dancing and card playing. Survivors include her children, Donna (Daniel) Vivian, of Buffalo Township, Gary (Ramona) McKinney, of Fawn Township, and Marilyn McKinney, of Buffalo Township; also surviving are her grandchildren, Chad, Justin and Andrew Vivian and Jessica and Amanda McKinney; and great-grandchildren, Wyatt, Gabriel, Cole and Adelyn-Rose. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Larry K. McKinney, in 2014; four brothers, Nicholas, George, John and Frank Pavlick; and a sister, Anne Schultz. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday in the DUSTER FUNERAL HOME INC., 347 E. 10th Ave., Tarentum, 724-224-1526, where a blessing service will be held at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, followed by a Christian Funeral Mass at 10 a.m. in Holy Martyrs Church, Tarentum, with the Rev. Aaron J. Kriss officiating. Interment in Our Lady of Hope Cemetery, Frazer Township. The Prayer Community of Ezekiel 37 will hold services in the funeral home at 6 p.m. Tuesday. Family suggests contributions to: Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 810 River Ave., No. 100, Pittsburgh, PA 15212. Visit: dusterfuneralhomeinc.com.
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Panchik, Helen 94

  • Ford City
  • Born: 1920-07-01
  • Died: 2015-03-30
  • Funeral Home: Mantini, Ford City | Get Directions
  • Helen Panchik, 94, of Ford City, died Monday, March 30, 2015, at Armstrong County Health Center. She was born July 1, 1920, in Ford City, a daughter of the late Andrew Odrechowski and Julia Dolinsky Odrechowski, and was a lifelong resident of this area. She was a member of St. Marys Ukrainian Church. Survivors include her husband, Wallace Panchik, whom she married in 1949; sons, Wallace and Barb Panchik and David and Lisa Panchik; daughter, Mary Kromka; grandchildren, Jennifer Kromka, Stephanie (Danny) Morris, Heather (Todd) Brant, Greg (Kayla) Panchik, Shawn (Holly) Panchik, Scott, Steven, Shayna, Saxon and Spencer Panchik; and great-grandchildren, Conner, Dylan, Mya and Ella Morris and Nylah and Shawn Jr. Panchik. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her brothers, John, Mike and Alex Odrechowski; and sisters, Ann Gasbarro, Martha November and Mary Kozlowsky. Visitation from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at MANTINI FUNERAL HOME INC., Ford City. Parastas service at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Prayer service at 9:30 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Service at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Marys Ukrainian Church with Father John Gribik. Interment in St. Marys Ukrainian Cemetery.
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Scott, Betty A. 62

  • Vandergrift
  • Born: 1953-01-07
  • Died: 2015-03-28
  • Funeral Home: Corridoni, North Apollo | Get Directions
  • Betty A. (Sloan) Scott, 62, of Vandergrift, passed away Saturday, March 28, 2015, at Allegheny Valley Hospital, Natrona Heights. She was born Jan. 7, 1953, in Apollo, the daughter of the late Dale and Evelyn Talmadge Sloan. Before she became ill, Betty worked for Nasers in the deli department for 14 years. Betty enjoyed socializing at the Fireman's Club and Busty's Corner Bar. She was a wonderful mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend to many that knew her. She especially loved spending time with her grandson, D'Andre. She is survived by her two daughters, Nicole Kacin and Rod, of Vandergrift, and Dakota Cochran, of Leechburg; four grandchildren, Tiffany Dohmen and husband, Shane, of Vandergrift, and Kasee Kacin, of Leechburg, and D'Andre Cochran and Daija Burrell, of Leechburg; three great-grandchildren, Zacerye and Isabella Dohmen, of Vandergrift, and Danika Kacin, of Leechburg; and a sister, Peggy Bertetto and her husband, Bart, of Bethlehem. She was preceded in death by her parents. Family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m. Tuesday, March 31, 2015, in the KELLY L. CORRIDONI FUNERAL HOME LTD., 1916 Moore Ave., North Apollo, PA, 15673. Services will be conducted in the funeral home immediately after at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Butchie Jackson, officiating. Interment will follow in Riverview Cemetery in Apollo. To view and send online condolences, visit us at www.corridonifuneralhome.com.
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Scott Jr., Alden E. 80

  • Parks Township
  • Born: 1934-12-27
  • Died: 2015-03-30
  • Funeral Home: Clawson, Leechburg | Get Directions
  • Alden E. Scott Jr., 80, of the Kepple Hill area of Parks Township, died Monday, March 30, 2015, in his residence. He was born Dec. 27, 1934, in Leechburg, the son of the late Alden E. Scott Sr. and Lucille (Schrecengost) Scott. Alden was employed as a crane operator at Hyde Park Foundry for more than 30 years, retiring in 1993. He loved being outdoors, enjoyed going to camp with his son, fishing, watching the Steelers and spending time with his family and grandchildren. Survivors include his son, Alden E. Scott III (Helen), of Vandergrift; daughters, Lucille Blanciak (Richard), of Vandergrift, Patricia Matson (Ronald), of Leechburg and Martha "Val" Diefenderfer (Kevin), of Hermitage; nine grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and sisters, Beverly Catchpole, of Leechburg, and Dorothy Lookabaugh, of Vandergrift. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Martha Valjean "Jean" (Gibbon) Scott, on July 23, 1992; brother, William Scott; and sister, Elnora Gamble. Friends will be welcomed by his family from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at CLAWSON FUNERAL and CREMATION CENTER, 170 Main St., Leechburg, 724-842-1051. There will be no funeral ceremonies. Interment will be made at the convenience of his family in Greenwood Memorial Park, Lower Burrell. To send an online condolence to the Scott family, please visit www.clawsonfuneralhome.com.
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Sieczkowski, Douglas 50

  • Formerly of Homer City
  • Born: 1965-01-22
  • Died: 2015-03-29
  • Funeral Home: Curran-Shaffer, Apollo | Get Directions
  • Douglas "Doug" Sieczkowski, 50, formerly of Homer City, passed away Sunday, March 29, 2015. Born Jan. 22, 1965, in Silver Spring, Md., he was a son of Harry and Joyce M. (Berlin) Sieczkowski, of Apollo. Doug was a 1983 graduate of Kiski Area High School and was employed as a heavy equipment operator for Coal Loaders in Ligonier for 13 years, last working in April of 2014. He loved fishing, liked working in his vegetable garden and enjoyed riding dirt bikes with his brothers when he was younger. Doug was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Gustav and Harriet Berlin; and his paternal grandparents, John and Victoria Sieczkowski. In addition to his parents, he is survived by his brothers, Ed (Pamela) Sieczkowski, of Derry, and Michael (Becky) Sieczkowski, of North Washington; nieces, Heather and McKenzie; and many aunts, uncles, and cousins. Friends will be received from 6 until the celebration of life tribute service at 8 p.m. Thursday, April 2, 2015, in the CURRAN-SHAFFER FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY INC., 100 Owens View Ave., Apollo. To send an online condolence to the family, or to share a memory of Doug please visit www.curranfuneralhome.com.
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Stavor, Dorothy A. 78

  • Harmar Township
  • Born: 1936-07-23
  • Died: 2015-03-29
  • Funeral Home: Jarvie, Cheswick | Get Directions
  • Dorothy A. "Sis" Stavor, 78, of Harmar Township, died Sunday, March 29, 2015, in Good Samaritan Hospice, Cabot. She was born July 23, 1936, in Arnold. She was a resident of Harmar Township for 50-plus years. She did clerical work for the former Hornick Block Co. Dorothy is survived by her two daughters, Phyllis (John) Powell, of Blawnox, and Deborah (Bruce) Zucconi, of Belle Vernon; six grandchildren, Timothy (Traci) Powell, Kimberly (Bob) Majewski, Danita Novak, Corey Signorini, Launa and Benjamin Zucconi; also three great-grandchildren; sister, Fran Szczepanski, of Cheswick; and brother, William Ivy. Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband, John "Sonny" Stavor; and two sisters, Barbara Cendrowski and Shirley Wargo. Dorothy's family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, March 31, in Cheswick at the CHARLES B. JARVIE FUNERAL HOME INC., 1607 Pittsburgh St. Services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 1, in the funeral home by the Rev. Peter Roy officiating, with burial next to her husband to follow in Deer Creek Cemetery, Harmar Township. Memorial contributions may be made to Rheumatoid Arthritis Foundation, P.O. Box 96280, Washington, DC 20077. Visit us at www.jarviefunersalhome.com.
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Steuart, Larry 70

  • Washington Township
  • Born: 1945-01-16
  • Died: 2015-03-28
  • Funeral Home: Curran-Shaffer, Apollo | Get Directions
  • Larry Steuart, 70, of Washington Township, passed away Saturday, March 28, 2015, in AHN Forbes Hospital, Monroeville. Born Jan. 16, 1945, in Kittanning, he was a son of the late Kathryn M. Steuart. Larry lived in Washington Township most of his life, and was a 1962 graduate of Bell-Avon High School. He earned his bachelor's degree in history from the University of Findlay in Ohio, master's degree from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and completed his post-graduate/education leadership certification at Duquesne University. Larry worked as a teacher and vice principal for the Kiski Area School District for 37 years, retiring in 2004. He also taught evening history courses at Penn State University, New Kensington campus. Larry was an active member and elder at Vandergrift Presbyterian Church. He taught Sunday school and was a volunteer in the Kids' Praise program. Larry was an avid bowler, and enjoyed telling jokes, cooking out on the grill and working on crossword puzzles. But he most loved spending time with his family, including memorable days in the pool with his grandchildren. Larry is survived by his wife of 46 years, Cheryl F. (Johnson) Steuart; son, Jeffrey B. Steuart, of Lower Burrell; daughter, Julie C. Steuart, of Leechburg; twin daughters, Heather M. (Larry) Stiffy, of North Apollo, and Heidi R. (Mike) Shupe, of North Apollo; grandchildren, James, Travis, Morgan and Olivia; father-in-law, Bruce Johnson, of Salina; brother, Lynn (Joyce) Steuart, of Holly Springs, N.C.; aunt, Anna Wolfe, of Erie; and nephews, Scott, Michael and Bryan. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, March 30, 2015, and Tuesday, March 31, 2015, in the CURRAN-SHAFFER FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY INC., 100 Owens View Ave., Apollo. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 1, 2015, in Vandergrift Presbyterian Church, 195 Washington Ave., Vandergrift, with the Rev. Neal Galley officiating. Interment in Westview Cemetery, Avonmore. Contributions may be made in Larry's memory to Vandergrift Presbyterian Church, 195 Washington Ave., Vandergrift, PA 15690 or to The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, 333 E. Carson St., Suite 441, Pittsburgh, PA 15219. To send an online condolence to the family, please visit www.curranfuneralhome.com.
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