Brusco-Napier Funeral Service

Recently redecorated, Brusco-Napier Funeral Service is located in the neighborhood of Beechview. It is owned by John Schwartzmiller who is involved in its operation on a daily basis.

John was born and raised in Beechview, attending St. Catherine of Siena grade school and graduated from Seton LaSalle Regional High School. Many of the staff at Brusco-Napier Funeral Service reside in Beechview as well as neighboring communities.

Together, John and his wife Rachel carry out the daily operations of Brusco-Napier Funeral Service. They are here to assist families during one of the most difficult times by providing quality service and compassion.


Our Obituaries

Ida Pulkowski

February 7, 1925 - August 18, 2017

Age 92, of Beechview, passed away on Friday, August 18, 2017. Beloved wife of the late Leonard J. Pulkowski, Sr.; beloved mother of Carol (Dan) McGovern, Nancy (Jack) O'Connor, Linda (Jeff) Yeager, and Leonard (Elizabeth) Pulkowski, Jr.; beloved daughter of the late Carolina (Pia) Fassio and Domenico Fassio; beloved sister of Virgil Fassio and the late Christina Piconi; beloved grandmother of...
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Alan C. Chettle

November 26, 1936 - August 5, 2017

Age 80, of Brookline, peacefully on Saturday, August 5, 2017, with his beloved Beverly by his side, after a courageous battle with cancer. Loving father of Susan Rutherford (Mark), Kathy Szitas (Rob), Michael (Kristin) and the late Alan Chettle, Jr. and extended family, Dr. David Romano (Christina) and Gary Romano (Deana); brother of Don Chettle (Mary), Carol Brown (Ronald) and the late Joseph...
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Kathleen M. Rawe

June 11, 1943 - July 27, 2017

Age 74, of Bridgeville, formerly of Beechview, on Thursday July 27, 2017. Beloved mother of Ben (Janice) Woods, Steven (Dari) Woods, Lisa (Scott) Franks, Melissa (Jonathan) Stone and Kara (Brian) Philips; loving grandmother Victoria (Matt) Dahle, Taylor Stone, Anthony Franks, Zoe Woods, Ashton Franks, Mackenzie Stone, Steven Woods, Jaden Philips, Nate Philips and Riley Woods; great-grandmother...
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Anthony G. Folino

November 20, 1948 - July 24, 2017

Of Beechview, passed peacefully at age 68, on Monday, July 24, 2017. Beloved father of Nina (Michael) Daniele and Dominic DeMarco; loving grandfather of Luca and Cira Daniele; son of the late Domenico and Maria Folino; brother of Carolina (the late Antonio) DiCello, Gina (the late Anthony) Arzenti, Nick (Gloria), James (Judith), Anna (the late Ernest) Gigliotti, Pete (Anna), and the late Patsy,...
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Erin Colleen Feeney

September 1, 1982 - July 17, 2017

Age 34, born September 1, 1982, a beautiful young woman who was fighting to live. She was looking forward to healing her body, to walk and use her limbs again, to perform an Irish dance. Most of all, Erin, a cherished mother, beloved daughter, sister, niece, cousin, and friend, dreamed of holding her children again, touching her mother's face, and opening her arms to her family once more. She was...
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Patricia A. Ferdiani

June 13, 1934 - July 15, 2017

Age 83, formerly of Robinson Township and Melbourne, FL, on Saturday, July 15, 2017. Loving wife of the late Robert Ferdiani; beloved mother of Charity (Robert) Istone of Hampton Township and Robert (Gayle) Ferdiani of Aberdeen, MD; Nana to Michaela (Stephen) Istone-Haupt, Robert W. (Susanna) and Harrison W. (Kate) Istone, Kayla and Katelyn Ferdiani; Gran-Nana to Weslee, Van, Reagan, Lakely and...
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Raymond C. Himme

July 27, 1977 - July 6, 2017

Age 39, of Carnegie, on Thursday, July 6th 2017, at 9:31 a.m., passed away peacefully, immediately following last rights at St. Clair Hospital. Loving and caring husband of Cami (DelPrince) and father to 3 year old Sophia Rae. He took such pride in being a father. Ray was the son of Roseann (Rich) Schwartzmiller and the late Raymond (Sue) Himme, Sr. Brother of Gregory (Lindsay) and Joshua...
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Scott S. Adams, Jr.

September 14, 1981 - July 1, 2017

Age 35, of Sheraden, after a courageous battle with Huntington's disease, was taken to heaven on Saturday, July 1, 2017. Beloved son of Tina M. Cain and the late Scott S. Adams. Step-son of Russell J. Cain, Jr.; brother of the late Robert J. Adams and step-brother of Erin Cain; also survived by many loving grand-parents, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Scott loved watching movies and was a...
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Mary R. Gallo

September 29, 1917 - June 27, 2017

In her 100th year, passed peacefully with her family on Tuesday, June 27, 2017. Beloved wife of the late Nick Gallo; loving mother of Kitty Fusaro (Nick) and Barbara (Alfred) Navari; grandmother of Nick (Sharon) Navari, Marco Fusaro and Damon (fiancée Susan) Navari; great- grandmother of Nicholas Navari. Mary was a wonderful cook wanting to feed everyone. She was a kind, giving and gentle woman...
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Mary E. Davis

March 3, 1920 - June 24, 2017

Age 97, of Beechview, on Saturday, June 24, 2017. Beloved wife of the late Frank R. "Rusty" Davis, Sr.; loving mother of Frank R. (Nancy) Davis, Jr., Georgia "Dee Dee" (Louis) Conley and John W. (Geneve) Davis, Sr.; grandmother of John W. Davis, Jr., Gina Mangel, Kimberly Davis, Jessica Dimmitt and Frank R. Davis, III. Sister of Pauline Munz and Sarah McFadden. Friends received 4-8 p.m....
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Seraphine A. Grover

January 21, 1935 - June 18, 2017

Age 82, of Beechview, on Sunday, June 18, 2017. Sister of Frank and Joseph Grover and the late Marie Lescovich. Also survived by nieces and nephews. As per Seraphine's wishes there are no visitations. Friends and family are invited to attend a Memorial Mass in St. Catherine of Siena Church on Wednesday at 10 a.m. Arrangements entrusted to BRUSCO-NAPIER FUNERAL SERVICE, LTD.
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Samuel A. Gargotta

June 22, 1915 - May 28, 2017

In his 102nd year, of Dormont, on Sunday, May 28, 2017. Beloved brother of Agnes Calabrese and the late Josephine Toney, Frances, Mary and Joseph Gargotta; brother-in-law of Mary Ann "Dee" Gargotta. Survived by six nieces and nephews and numerous great-nieces and great-nephews. Son of the late Salvatore and Carmella Gargotta. Friends received 9 until 10:30 a.m. WEDNESDAY ONLY at BRUSCO - NAPIER...
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Christina M. Schneider

October 11, 1968 - May 27, 2017

Age 48, of Pittsburgh, passed peacefully on Saturday, May 27, 2017. Survived by parents, Mary Lynn and Louis Magnotti, Jr.; daughter, Alexa Rae Coldren; brother, Louis (Arlene) Magnotti III; and sister, Michele (Bernard) Furrick; also survived by her nephew, Louis Magnotti IV; niece, Madelyn Magnotti; and many close lifelong friends. Tina was known for her magnetic laid-back personality, love of...
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Margaret R. Bloch

March 24, 1929 - May 25, 2017

Age 88, of Pittsburgh, a native of Berlin, Somerset County, and formerly of McVeytown, PA on Thursday, May 25, 2017. Beloved wife of the late Arthur Bloch. Loving Mother of Bonnie (Rick) Beran, Phillip (Angela), Michael (Christine) and Christopher Bloch. Grandmother of Erin (Christina Walsh) Bythrow, Brandon Mann, Derrick (Shae) Mann, Jason Wilkie and the late Adam Bloch. Sister of Sherman...
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John F. McCarthy

April 28, 1935 - May 17, 2017

Age 82, of Beechview, on Wednesday, May 17, 2017. Beloved husband of Jackie (Baldi) McCarthy; loving father of Kevin (Susan), Mary Pat and Loren (Amy) McCarthy; grandfather of Jonah and Molly Landfried; brother of Mary Kirchner and the late Timothy, Joseph, Ann McCarthy and Margaret "Peg" Lachendro; sister-in-law of Patty Mumbray. Jack will be sadly missed by numerous nieces, nephews and...
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Mary Jane Lang

March 28, 1941 - May 12, 2017

Age 76, of Beechview, on Friday, May 12, 2017. Beloved wife of the late John P. "Jack" Lang; loving mother of David (JoEllen), Daniel and Suzanne Lang and Jennifer (Steven) Hartz; grandmother of Allyson (Corey) Fronk, Kelsey Lang and Jonathan (fiancée Amber Turnbull) and Jenna Hartz; great-grandmother of Baylen and Myla; sister of Edward "Bill", Thomas and the late Joseph Haas. Sister-in-law...
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Donna L. Milkovich

June 19, 1962 - May 6, 2017

Age 54, of Castle Shannon, unexpectedly, on Saturday, May 6, 2017. Beloved fiancée, of 22 years, of Rick Dzeba. Loving mother of Michael T. France. Daughter of Janet McEwen and the late James Kovach. Sister of Virginia Barnes, Patricia Lambert, Edward Kovach, Linda Kovach and the late Kenneth Kovach. Donna will be sadly missed by her loving extended family. Friends received 2-4 and 6-8 p.m...
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Russell F. Goetz

October 25, 1930 - May 6, 2017

Age 86, of Brookline, suddenly on Saturday, May 6, 2017. Beloved husband of Gloria Goetz; loving father of Alfred (Janet) and Mark (Renee) Goetz; grandfather of Justin and Vanessa Goetz; brother of Gwynne Goetz. As per Russell's wishes there are no visitations. Family and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Pius X Church on Wednesday at 10 a.m. Entombment in Mt....
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James E. Smith

July 20, 1940 - April 28, 2017

Age 76, of Squirrel Hill, on Friday, April 28, 2017. Beloved husband of Miriam Smith. Loving father of Michele (Mindel) Kleinman and Melissa (Basya) Goldberg. Also survived by six grandchildren. Son of the late Helen "Bucky" and James A. Smith. Loving brother of the late Irene "Budzy" Schwartzmiller and William Smith. Jimmy will be sadly missed by many loving nieces, nephews, cousins and friends....
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Frederick C. Holmes

September 26, 1953 - April 17, 2017

Age 63, of South Park, on Monday, April 17, 2017. Loving father of Gregory and Jessica Holmes. Brother of Carol (Chuck Ketterer) Dukes and Rose (Russ) Hamilton. Dear friend of Luke McLuckie. Fred was an architect for over 35 years. He was an avid karaoke singer and loved to party with his many friends. Friends received 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Thursday only at BRUSCO-NAPIER FUNERAL SERVICE, LTD.,...
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Mary Ellen Hazel

April 17, 1954 - April 7, 2017

Age 62, of Richmond, VA, formerly of Beechview, on Friday, April 7, 2017. Daughter of Rosemary and the late Richard Hazel, Sr. Loving sister of the late Richard, Jr. and his surviving wife Patricia, of Charlotte, NC. Survived by siblings Donna Jean, Thomas and his wife Susan, Joanne and her husband David Pavlinch. Loving aunt of Joseph, Steven and his wife Brooke, Michael, Brian Hazel, Erica...
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Carmella M. Passaro

February 18, 1923 - April 4, 2017

Age 94, of Beechview, on Tuesday, April 4, 2017. Loving sister of the late Theresa DePaulo, Catherine Jaworski, Laura Brunotts, Rose, Annie, Joseph, Michael, Anthony, Harry, Philip, and Frank Passaro. Survived by many loving nieces and nephews. As per Carmella's wishes, there will be no visitation. Funeral service in The Log Church on Saturday at 9:30 a.m. Inurnment is private. Arrangements...
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Robert T. Bradley

May 11, 1942 - April 2, 2017

Age 74, passed in the loving care of his family on Sunday, April 2, 2017. Beloved husband of the late Mildred (Casey) Bradley. Cherished father of Jennifer (Jim) Raspanti, Christopher and the late Robert (Beth still surviving) Bradley. Bob was adored by his grandchildren, Devin, Myranda, Bobby, Meghan, Kaylin, Connor and Jillian. He is survived by his sister, Alice (Howard) Arndt, a host of...
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Park M. Ritter

March 8, 1931 - March 29, 2017

Age 86, of Pittsburgh, on Wednesday, March 29, 2017. Beloved husband of the late Mary E. Ritter; loving father of Nara (Paul) Johnson; grandfather of Christina and Julio Johnson. Park was retired from US Airways after 35 years of service. Friends received Saturday 9 a.m. until time of service at 10 a.m. at BRUSCO-NAPIER FUNERAL SERVICE, LTD., 2201 Bensonia Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15216. Interment in...
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Lois M. Matera

January 3, 1930 - March 18, 2017

Age 87, of Beechview, on Saturday, March 18, 2017. Mother of Cynthia of Finleyville, Michael (Angela) of Florida and Mark (Gail) of Washington, PA; grandmother of Christina L. and Kenneth R. (Jessica) Zilliot; "Gigi" of Ashley and Tyler Zilliot; sister of Eileen (Ron) Valerino and the late Dorothy Sporak, Irvin Baker and Marie Warhold; Godmother of Lori Venturino. Friends received TUESDAY ONLY 2...
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Grant F. Wilcox

March 25, 1945 - March 17, 2017

Age 71, passed away at Country Meadows Nursing Home on Friday, March 17, 2017. Grant was the son of the late Grant Wyndham "Joe" Wilcox and Alice H. (Kuechler) Wilcox. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother Arthur Wilcox and sister, Kathleen Wilcox. He is survived by his beloved and devoted sister Mary Alice Sabatasso, and his aunt, Bettie Jean Polvere of...
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Barbara L. DeMarco

April 4, 1941 - March 14, 2017

Age 75, of Beechview, on Tuesday, March 14, 2017. Beloved wife of Richard DeMarco; loving mother of James Boyle and Valerie Siegfried; stepmother of Holly (Doug) Wilson; grandmother of Jessica Siegfried; great-grandmother of Aiyana Flavin; step-grandmother of Helena Orner and Khya DeMarco. As per Barbara's wishes, services are private. Arrangements entrusted to BRUSCO-NAPIER FUNERAL SERVICE, LTD.
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Eugene A. Barilla

February 20, 1935 - March 12, 2017

Age 82, of Dormont, on Sunday, March 12, 2017. Beloved husband of Gerry (Stofesky) Barilla; loving father of Linda (Don) Schmac, Nancy, Patty, and Eugene (Tricia) Barilla; grandfather of Amanda, Donny, Josh, Anthony, and Taylor; brother of Louise, Carmella, Mary, Sue and the late Pauline, Virginia, John, and Patsy; also numerous nieces and nephews. Mr. Barilla proudly served the Dormont Borough...
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Ann L. Wysowski

January 9, 1925 - March 6, 2017

Age 92, of Beechview on Monday,March 6, 2017. Beloved wife of the late John P. Wysowski; loving mother of Linda (Richard) Rohal; sister of the late Mary Zizan, Helen Ruby, Michael and George Karplak; also survived by nieces and nephews. Friends received 4-8 p.m. on Thursday only at BRUSCO - NAPIER FUNERAL SERVICE, LTD., 2201 Bensonia Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15216. Mass of Christian Burial in St....
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Sally A. Philbin

August 10, 1934 - March 4, 2017

Age 82, of Beechview, a proud women of strong faith, passed peacefully on Saturday, March 4, 2017. Beloved wife of the late Patrick "Joe" Philbin Sr.; cherished mother of Patrick "Dude," Jr., Margaret, Kathy, and Erin; four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; sister of Jack Heidenreich. Sally will be sadly missed by many loving nieces, nephews, and friends. Friends received 2-8 p.m. Tuesday...
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Gerald O. Lamb

January 6, 1952 - March 1, 2017

Age 65, of Beechview, on Wednesday, March 1, 2017. Beloved husband of Janet Lamb. Loving father of Missy (Dwight) Oskin. Grandfather of Dylan, Brady and Hailey Oskin. Jerry will be sadly missed by many loving nieces, nephews, cousins and his dear friends Rodrigo Moreno and Nicole Bender as well as his extended family, Lenny and Bonnie Csupak and their daughters Becky and Amber. Friends...
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Maria DeSensi

January 2, 1923 - March 1, 2017

Born in Nicastro, Italy, of Brookline, at the age of 94, on Wednesday, March 1, 2017. Beloved wife of the late Francesco DeSensi; loving mother of Rose (late Tony) Caruso, Anna (Pete) Folino, Frank (Rosa) and the late Tony (Rosarina, still surviving) DeSensi; 12 grandchildren; 11 great- grandchildren; sister of Thomas (late Jean) Arzenti, Caroline (Ralph) Gigliotti and the late Teresa (Tom)...
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Gerald A. Milcarek

July 6, 1944 - February 27, 2017

Age 72, of Beechview, on Monday, February 27, 2017. Beloved husband of Donna J. (Keefer) Milcarek; loving father of Debi (Rich) Costa, Jerry (Sharon McAdams), Steve (Andrea Beach), and Tom Milcarek; nine grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter; brother of Joe, Rita, Samantha, and Sandee. Friends received 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Thursday ONLY at BRUSCO - NAPIER FUNERAL SERVICE, LTD. 2201 Bensonia...
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Richard B. Ingold

May 15, 1963 - February 15, 2017

Age 53, on Wednesday, February 15, 2017. Beloved son of Roy Ingold and Eva "Tickie" (John) D'Alessandro Dotson. Loving father of Alex and Richie Ingold, Jr. Brother of Traci and Jesse Ingold. Former husband of Kristina Ingold. Also survived by a loving nephew and nieces. Richie quarterbacked Seton LaSalle to two Championships in 1979-1980, where he was Player of the Year in 1980. He went on...
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Nellie Tramonti

May 17, 1931 - February 8, 2017

Age 85, of Beechview, on Wednesday, February 8, 2017. Daughter of the late Antonio and Quarina Boschele; mother of Vincent (Barbara Zink), Lu Anne and Theresa (Dominic) Gorga; grandmother of Christina Tramonti; great- grandmother of Tevin Danridge; special aunt to her niece, Daileen Means; survived by 25 loving nieces and nephews; sister of the late Mary Tomasini, Maximillian, Carlo, Mario, Louis...
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Alvera Campbell

July 11, 1923 - January 25, 2017

Age 93, a lifelong resident of Beechview on Wednesday, January 25, 2017. Beloved wife of 52 years to the late Harry Campbell; loving mother of John (Gayle) Campbell, M.D. and Thomas (Nancy) Campbell, M.D.; grandmother of Amy (Mike) Lane, Tim (Emily), Natalie and Patrick Campbell; great-grandmother of Alexa and Logan Lane; sister of Jean Passaro. As per Alvera's wishes, there are no visitations....
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Angeline J. Molinaro

August 25, 1923 - January 22, 2017

Age 93, of Beechview, on Sunday, January 22, 2017. Beloved wife of the late Joseph Molinaro; loving mother of Joseph (Mary Lee) Molinaro and Deborah (Ronald) Stoyanoff; grandmother of Jessica, Alicia and Meghan. The family would like to extend their thanks and gratitude to the staff of Golden Living Center, Mt. Lebanon and Family Hospice for the wonderful care provided. Friends received...
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Anthony S. Copanzzi

May 24, 1967 - January 19, 2017

Age 49 suddenly, on Thursday, January 19, 2017. Beloved son of Anthony "Teek" and the late Shirley Copanzzi; loving brother of Mark (Georgina) and the late Gary Copanzzi; father of Noelle Copanzzi; boyfriend of Heather Moore. Anthony will be sadly missed by his nieces and nephews, Mark Jr., Christopher, Sherri, George and Danielle. Friends received 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. TUESDAY ONLY at BRUSCO -...
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Charles M. Keller III

January 16, 1966 - January 19, 2017

Age 51, formerly of Beechview, suddenly on Thursday, January 19, 2017. Beloved son of Charlotte and the late Charles M. Keller, Jr. Loving father of Eric Keller. Brother of Karen (Tom) Killgallon and Butch (Kathy) Keller. Chuck will be sadly missed by many loving nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Friends received SATURDAY ONLY 1:30-7:30 p.m., no visitation on Sunday, at BRUSCO-NAPIER FUNERAL...
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Regina A. Scarpino

July 21, 1923 - January 17, 2017

Age 93, of Mt. Lebanon, formerly of Beechview, on Tuesday, January 17, 2017. Beloved wife of the late Arthur J. Scarpino, Sr.; loving mother of Arthur "BB" Scarpino, Jr., Debbie (John) Lewis and the late Candy (John, still surviving) Albert; grandmother of Amber and Jonathan Albert, Dana (Mike) Vidale, Jamie (Mark) Flisek and Jon Michael Lewis; great-grandmother of Nico Vidale. Friends received 2...
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Rachael U. Pecora

June 28, 1929 - January 15, 2017

Age 87, on Sunday, January 15, 2017. Beloved wife of the late Charles N. "P.K." Pecora; mother of Carol (Leo) Parks, Charles III (Debbie) Pecora and Joseph (late Shelley) Pecora; loving grandmother of six grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren; sister of Michael Traficante. Friends received 2-8 p.m. Wednesday only at BRUSCO - NAPIER FUNERAL SERVICE, LTD., 2201 Bensonia Ave., Pgh., PA 15216....
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Paul J. Derence

September 1, 1924 - January 11, 2017

Age 92, of Pittsburgh, on Wednesday, January 11, 2017. beloved husband of Carol (Schneider) Derence; loving father of Rose, Paula, Joe and Nick; loving stepfather of Karen and Russell; ten grandchildren; ten great- grandchildren; brother of James Derence and Esther St. James; also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Friends received 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Monday only at BRUSCO-NAPIER FUNERAL...
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Thomas C. McClelland

April 22, 1928 - January 10, 2017

Age 88 of Dormont, on Tuesday, January 10, 2017. Beloved husband of the late Helen E. (Geschner) McClelland; loving father of Thomas C. (Dorothy) McClelland, Jr., Mary McClelland and Jean (Michael) Destefano; grandfather of Jessica McClelland and Caleb Destefano. Mr. McClelland was an industrial engineer for J&L Steel for 29 years and a proud graduate of Duquesne University. Friends received 4-8...
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Joseph E. Cruthers

January 24, 1963 - January 1, 2017

Age 53, of Beechview, on Sunday, January 1, 2017. Beloved son of the late Donald "Porky" and Joan (Kidney) Cruthers. Loving brother of Jude (Lori), Colleen McGrath, JoAnn (John) and Paul (Lisa) Cruthers. Friends and family are welcome to celebrate Joe's life on Thursday from 6-8 p.m. at BRUSCO-NAPIER FUNERAL SERVICE, LTD., 2201 Bensonia Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15216. Services and interment private.
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Frances D'Amico

May 27, 1926 - December 23, 2016

Age 90, of Mt. Lebanon, on Friday, December 23, 2016. Beloved wife of the late Francesco "Franco" D'Amico; loving mother of Joseph (Gina) D'Amico and Maria D'Amico; grandmother of Gina, Domenick, Christopher and Franco D'Amico and Ava Santoro; mother-in-law of Dan Santoro; beloved sister of the late Mary (Tambellini) Pellegrini; sister-in-law of Nello Pellegrini; beloved aunt of Charles (Janet)...
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Dolores Cantafio

March 12, 1928 - December 6, 2016

Age 88, of Bloomfield, passed away on December 6, 2016, while at the Baptist Home in Castle Shannon. Dolores was born in Bloomfield on March 12, 1928, to John and Theresa DeSanders. She graduated from Schenley High School. Her first job was with Bell Telephone. She then became a crossing guard at Friendship Avenue in Bloomfield. Dolores' real career began as a restaurant hostess at Kaufmann's...
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Mary I. Fontana

December 4, 2016

Age 94 of Beechview on Sunday, December 4, 2016. Mary was born and raised in Bon Aire and lived the last 76 years in Beechview. Daughter of the late Filippo and Domenica Felicetti; beloved wife of the late Joseph R. Fontana; loving mother of Senator Wayne (Francine) and the late Richard and Joseph (Jan, still surviving) Fontana; sister of Ovidio (Emma) Felicetti of Brookline and the late Edith,...
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Frances Gargotta

February 12, 1917 - November 21, 2016

In her 100th year, of Dormont, on Monday, November 21, 2016. Beloved sister of Samuel Gargotta, Agnes Calabrese and the late Josephine Toney and Joseph and Mary Gargotta; sister-in-law of Mary Ann "Dee" Gargotta. Survived by six nieces and nephews and numerous great-nieces and great-nephews. Daughter of the late Salvatore and Carmella Gargotta. Friends received 9 until 10:30 a.m. FRIDAY ONLY at...
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Robert F. Braum

December 23, 1922 - November 3, 2016

Age 93, of Beechview, peacefully surrounded by his family on Thursday, November 3, 2016. Beloved husband of Martha (Novak) Braum; loving father of Edward Braum, Carolyn (Steve) Snyder, Patricia (Clair) Stillwagon, Robert (Cynthia) and David (Laurie) Braum and the late Marsha Kirschman. Survived by many loving grandchildren and great-grandchildren; brother of James and Harold Braum. Friends...
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Rosemarie Kusturiss

November 7, 1934 - November 2, 2016

Age 81, of Pittsburgh, on Wednesday, November 2, 2016. Beloved wife of the late George Kusturiss; loving mother of Thomas A. (Ruth) Kusturiss and Georgian (Eric) Pumiglia; grandmother of Amber, Lindsay and Hailey; great-grandmother of Colton and Braxton. Friends received 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Monday only at BRUSCO - NAPIER FUNERAL SERVICE, LTD., 2201 Bensonia Ave., Pgh., PA 15216. Mass of Christian...
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Catherine M. Nardi

October 28, 1941 - November 1, 2016

Age 75, of Beechview, formerly of the West End, on Tuesday, November 1, 2016. Beloved wife of the late Ralph Nardi; sister of the late Deborah Shanefelt, Charles Hall and Donald Hall; also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. As per Catherine's wishes, there are no visitations. Friends and family are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial on Monday at 10 a.m. in St. Catherine of...
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Mary M. Bluemle

April 5, 1922 - October 7, 2016

Age 94, of Westwood, on Friday, October 7, 2016. Beloved wife of the late Leonard J. Bluemle; loving mother of Judy Bluemle and Joanne (Robert) Frank; grandmother of David P. and Lee R. (Melissa) Frank; great-grandmother of David R., Leah N. and Madelyn G. Frank; sister of Lois Peck, William and Raymond Barthelemy and the late Francis and Leonard Barthelemy and Joan Soho. Friends received 2-8 p.m...
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Maureen S. Molinaro

May 31, 1950 - October 5, 2016

Age 66, of Brookline, peacefully in her sleep, on Wednesday, October 5, 2016. Loving mother of Connie Cavara and the late Jay; mother-in-law of Carlos Ortega; adoring grandmother of Carlos, Diego and Carmen Ortega-Cavara; daughter of the late Joseph and Rita Molinaro. Family and friends are invited to celebrate the life of Reenie 6-8 p.m. Monday only at BRUSCO-NAPIER FUNERAL SERVICE, LTD., 2201...
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Rita E. Harris

September 6, 1931 - September 18, 2016

Age 85, formerly of Plum Borough was reunited with her one and only love, the late John H. Harris on Sunday Sept. 18, 2016. Loving mother of Deborah (Dale) Gregg, Kathleen (Gary) Thompson and Victoria Rosselle; grandmother of Lealon (Jess), Anna (Brett), Jill, Chelsey (Tim), Graham (Nina), Nicholas (Allyson) and Brita Lynn; great-grandmother of Elijah, Skyla, Pari Joon and Katalina; sister of...
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Rose M. Fontana

October 14, 1921 - September 7, 2016

Age 94, of Dormont, passed peacefully, with her loving family by her side, on Wednesday, September 7, 2016. Beloved wife of the late John J. Fontana; loving mother of Charles (Stephanie) Fontana, Michelle Fontana, Patrice (Earl) Voelzke, Charmaine (Jeff) Bassano and Rosemarie (Mark) Bassano; 14 grandchildren; 12 great- grandchildren; sister of Anna Heidenreich and the late Charles, Martin and...
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Genevieve E. Walerski

March 3, 1924 - September 6, 2016

Age 92, of Beechview, surrounded by her loving children on Tuesday, September 6, 2016. Beloved wife of the late Eugene Walerski; loving mother of Teresa (Vincent) Mamone, Barbara (David) Dombroski, James (Mary Anne), Sheryl and Stacy Walerski; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; sister of Teresa May Russell. Friends received 1-8 p.m. Thursday only at BRUSCO - NAPIER FUNERAL SERVICE,...
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Warren Emmett Schweitzer, Jr.

June 17, 1947 - July 26, 2016

Age 69, of Beechview, on Tuesday, July 26, 2016. Son of the late Warren E., Sr. and Rose; brother of MaryJo (Ron) Nowak, Roseann (Bob) Jones, Nellene (Jack) Groetsch, Thomas Schweitzer, Denise (George) Joseph and the late David Schweitzer; survived by children, Tracy (Sean) Malloy, Warren E. III, HeatherLee and William; also grandchildren, Ronald, Alexsandra, Anastasia, Kevin, Isabella and Jaxx;...
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Josephine C. Sladic

April 30, 1927 - July 17, 2016

Age 89, of Beechview, on Sunday, July 17, 2016. Wife of the late Michael J. Sladic, Sr.; loving mother of Michael J. Sladic, Jr., Thomas (Kathie), Mary Sladic Crooks and Gerry (Barbara) Sladic; grandmother of Sarah, Candice, Kelly, Kayla, Matt and Jeff; great- grandmother of Christian, Geno and Gemma; sister of Betty Pearce. Friends received 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Wednesday only at BRUSCO - NAPIER...
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Gerald Joseph Steffan

March 7, 1932 - July 14, 2016

Age 84, of Mt. Lebanon, passed away on Thursday, July 14, 2016, after a courageous battle with cancer. Beloved husband of the late Leona Steffan; loving father of Gary and his wife, Karen, of Aberdeen, MD, Kevin, Timothy and the late Gregory Steffan; grandfather of Andrew, Mikynsi and Shawn; great-grandpa of Tyler, Jordan and Mason. Mr. Steffan was a US Army veteran of the Korean War and retired...
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Betty Molinero

December 3, 1928 - July 7, 2016

Betty, age 87, passed away on Thursday, July 7, 2016, peacefully surrounded by her family. Beloved wife of the late Arthur "Babe" Molinero; loving mother to Joyce Guarino (Tony), Renee Cirrone (Al), and the late Linda Morabito (John), Michael and baby Vivian; adoring grandmother of Nicole, Michael, Remy, Gina, Dana and Lea; cherished great-grandmother of eight; sister of Walter Callio and the...
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Vincent Farina

January 21, 1933 - July 6, 2016

Age 83, of Beechview. On Wednesday, July 6, 2016 Vincent joined his late loving wife, Jean (Freyermuth) Farina. Brother of Mary Ann Guercio and the late Joseph, Louis, Nicholas Farina, Antoinette Maddox and Beatrice Rua; brother-in-law of the late Eleanor Pendergast; also survived by numerous loving nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews and friends. Mr. Farina was the proud owner and...
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John A. Bartone, Sr.

September 27, 1924 - July 2, 2016

John A. Bartone, Sr., Retired entrepreneur, designer, developer and inventor. Devoted his life to caring for his family, improving the well-being of the environment through his environmental projects and stewardship, and selflessly practicing his faith. Born in Conneaut, Ohio, September 27, 1924. Military: From 1943-45 he proudly served in the 5th Armored "Victory" Division, Battery D of the...
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Harry J. Zoeller

August 16, 1926 - June 26, 2016

Age 89, of Beechview, peacefully with his family by his side, on Sunday, June 26, 2016. Beloved husband of the late Lillian (Mann) Zoeller; loving father of Thomas (Romie) Zoeller; cherished grandfather of Taylor and Alexis Zoeller; brother of Raymond and Edward Zoeller. Friends received 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Wednesday only at BRUSCO - NAPIER FUNERAL SERVICE, LTD., 2201 Bensonia Ave., Pgh., PA 15216....
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Catherine D. McDade

November 16, 1935 - June 13, 2016

On June 13, 2016, Catherine "Kay" McDade was called home to be with the Lord with her son and daughter by her side. Kay was born and raised in the Arlington neighborhood of Pittsburgh by her parents, Carl and Mildred Kohnke alongside her sisters, Vivien (Szewczyk) and Marcia Kohnke, all of whom have predeceased her. Kay was married to Donald A. McDade for 56 years, Don passed in 2013. They raised...
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Girard E. Fitzgerald

September 25, 1931 - June 11, 2016

Age 84, of Banksville, on Saturday, June 11, 2016. Husband of the late Delores "Dee" (Cervanyak); loving father of Timothy Fitzgerald, Karen (Ron) Victor, Lisa (Drew) Kramer, Patrick Girard Fitzgerald, Michael (Jessica) Fitzgerald and Kathleen (Ed) Spoharski; grandfather of David, Kayla, Brittney, Morgan, Derek, Kirsten, Ashlyn, Grant and Luke; brother of Matthew Fitzgerald and the late...
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Marjorie M. MacDonald

December 2, 1929 - June 10, 2016

Age 86, of Beechview, on Friday, June 10, 2016. Beloved wife of the late William R. "Mac" MacDonald; loving mother of James "Jimmy Mac" and the late William E. MacDonald; daughter of the late James and Teresa McNamee; grandmother of Megan; sister of Mary Kay McNamee and Gene Kincaid and the late James, Joe, Billy and Agnes; also survived by many nieces and nephews. Friends received 2-4 and 6-8 p...
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Lillian E. Zoeller

February 17, 1931 - June 9, 2016

Age 85, of Beechview, peacefully with her family by her side, on Thursday, June 9, 2016. Beloved wife of Harry J. Zoeller; loving mother of Thomas (Romie) Zoeller; cherished grandmother of Taylor and Alexis Zoeller; sister of Louis Mann. Friends received 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Monday only at BRUSCO-NAPIER FUNERAL SERVICE, LTD., 2201 Bensonia Ave., Pgh., PA 15216. Mass of Christian Burial in St....
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Kimberly Ann Murphy

September 7, 1967 - June 6, 2016

Of Beechview, formerly of Brookline, passed away suddenly on Monday, June 6, 2016. Beloved wife of Shawn P. Murphy, devoted mother of Shamus (12) and Kaitlyn (11), daughter of Robert L. (Patricia Walton) Donalies, sister of Shelley L. Donalies, stepsister of Sherry Zinn, Candace Zinn, Karen (Matt) Schneider, Charles Zinn and Christian (Kelly) Zinn, Daughter in Law of Thomas and Barbara Murphy....
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Joseph "Hooks" "Bob" Eberle

February 21, 1930 - May 11, 2016

Age 86, of Crafton Heights, on Wednesday, May 11, 2016. Beloved husband of the late Barbara (Donehue) Eberle; loving father of Chuck (Mary), Bob (Diane), Bill (Ursula), Wendy Eberle, Tracey (Ray) Harp and John Eberle; grandfather of Chad (Sarah), Brandon (Amanda), Billy (Karen), Vince (Emma), Sean, Joey, Lily, Jamie and Daniel; great-grandfather of Ellis; brother of Betty Porter and the late...
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Eleanor R. Thornhill

December 5, 1916 - May 9, 2016

In her 100th year, of Beechview, on Monday, May 9, 2016. Beloved wife of the late Raymond O. Thornhill; loving mother of Raymond A. (Sally), James (Margie), Ruth (the late Scott) Kahn, Richard, Thomas (Lisa) and the late Michael Thornhill; also survived by ten grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren; sister of Ancedia Dugan; predeceased by six brothers and sisters. Friends received 2-4 and 6...
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Laura Lee Michelucci

May 6, 1940 - May 8, 2016

Age 76, passed away Mother's Day, Sunday, May 8, 2016, peacefully at her Castle Shannon home with her family at her bedside. The daughter of the late William and Marie Bartman, Laura was born in Pittsburgh, PA and grew up in Arlington. She had three sisters, Sandra (Charles "Junior" Freestone) Bartman, Terry (Mark) Stein and the late Marian Bartman. She is survived by her husband, Merle, whom she...
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Randall A. LeMasters, Sr.

July 22, 1944 - May 4, 2016

Age 71, of Oakdale, unexpectedly on Wednesday, May 4, 2016. Beloved husband and best friend of Judith (Malesky) LeMasters; loving father of Randall A. "Randy" (Margaret) LeMasters, Jr. and Joy (Bayani Caes) LeMasters; adored grandfather and hero of John Martin LeMasters. Friends received at BRUSCO - NAPIER FUNERAL SERVICE, LTD., 2201 Bensonia Ave., Pgh., PA 15216 on Sunday from 1-3 p.m. and 5 p.m...
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Ruth M. Mlinac

October 17, 1928 - April 10, 2016

On Sunday, April 10, 2016, Ruth Mlinac, 87, formerly of Beechview, passed away peacefully rejoining her beloved husband of 49 years. She was a dedicated wife, caregiver, mother and grandmother-and an avid Steelers fan-and will be deeply missed. Beloved wife of the late Charles N. Mlinac; loving mother of Michael (Lisa) Mlinac and Karen (Mick) Maloney; grandmother of Christopher (Haley) Mlinac and...
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Robert J. Zamborsky

July 15, 1930 - April 9, 2016

Age 85, of Beechview, on Saturday, April 9, 2016. Beloved husband of Nancy (Gimigliano) Zamborsky; loving father of Mary Jane (the late J.T.) Simmons, Theresa Zamborsky and Pattye (the late Gene) Ludwig; grandfather of Tian and Pei Liew. Bob will be sadly missed by his faithful companions, Tina and Chester. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Friends received 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Tuesday...
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Maurice W. Brassart

March 20, 1949 - March 14, 2016

Age 66, of Baldwin, had this quirky saying about life. "Ain't none of us gettin' out of here alive." True to his word, Maurice died peacefully on Monday, March 14, 2016, with his family by his side. Born on March 20, 1949, in Pittsburgh, he was the loving husband of nearly 45 years to Susan Doyle Brassart, high school sweethearts to lifelong companions. Maurice was also a dedicated father to four...
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Susan B. Riley

May 31, 1951 - March 10, 2016

Age 64, formerly of Dormont, on Thursday, March 10, 2016. Beloved daughter of the late Alexander and Ruby Riley; loving sister of Laura J. Mooney. Susan's family wishes to express their deep gratitude to the caregivers at Ebensburg Center and (the former) Western Center whose thoughtful, loving and respectful care allowed Susan to live her life with joy and purpose. There is no visitation. Family...
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Norma Poliziani

February 27, 1930 - March 10, 2016

Age 86, of Crafton Heights, on Thursday, March 10, 2016. Beloved wife of the late Arment "Fooz" Poliziani; loving mother of Michael (Elaine), David, Susan (Gary) Lubic and Richard (Joann) Poliziani; dear Nunny of Dominick, Gio, Michael, Anthony, Mia, Nina and Eva; sister of Florence (late Dominick) Cricelli, Virginia (John) Leckie, Ronald (Margaret) Martini and the late Marty (Donna still...
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Nunzia DiPofi

September 5, 1924 - March 7, 2016

Age 91, of Beechview, on Monday, March 7, 2016. Beloved wife of the late Barnaba DiPofi. Stepmother of Barney (Mary Jo) and the late Antoinette Stehle, Mimi Ganster, Emilia Ganster, Phillip and Joseph DiPofi. Nunzia will be sadly missed by numerous step-grandchildren, step-great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Friends received Wednesday only from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at BRUSCO-NAPIER FUNERAL...
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Matthew John D'Angelo

September 11, 1956 - February 22, 2016

Age 59, of Banksville, born September 11, 1956, died February 22, 2016. Matt was preceded in death by his parents, Elizabeth and Louis D'Angelo. He is survived by his brother, Michael (Sharon) D'Angelo; and nephew, SSgt. Nickolas Swenson. As per Matt's wishes, there are no visitations. A gathering of friends will be held on Saturday, February 27, 2016, at 1 p.m. at Hilltop Baptist Church, 1540...
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Carl D. Gabel

January 11, 1924 - February 8, 2016

Age 92, of Mt. Lebanon, on Monday, February 8, 2016. Beloved husband of Simone M. (Sinoquet) Gabel; loving father of Jacqueline (Paul Kiswardy) Gabel and James (Christie) Gabel; grandfather of Justin Kiswardy and Matthew (Emily) Kiswardy. As per Mr. Gabel's wishes there are no visitations. Services and interment were held privately by the family. The family suggests memorials be made to Family...
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Bonnie D. Agostino

September 6, 1947 - January 29, 2016

Age 68, of Rosslyn Heights, peacefully with her family by her side on Friday, January 29, 2016. Beloved mother of Daniel (Andrew Cuffe) and David (Abigail) Agostino; loving sister of Robert and Dennis Brannen and Maureen Merlino; daughter of the late William F. and Evelyn R. Brannen. Bonnie will be sadly missed by her treasured stepchildren and their families as well as her devoted friend, David...
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Eric C. Lijewski

August 18, 1979 - January 27, 2016

Age 36, of Beechview, unexpectedly on Wednesday, January 27, 2016. Beloved son of Glenn and Donna Lijewski. Brother of Matt Lijewski. Friends received 2-5 p.m. Sunday only at BRUSCO-NAPIER FUNERAL SERVICE, LTD. 2201 Bensonia Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15216. Service and interment are private.
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Edna Mae Tuite

April 18, 1923 - January 25, 2016

Age 92, of Beechview passed away on January 25, 2016 at St. Clair Hospital in Pittsburgh, PA. Edna was born in Pittsburgh, PA on April 15, 1923. She was daughter to the late Charles J. and Pauline Greenwald and the late Genevieve Greenwald. Edna spent her years devoted to raising 5 children and was a grandmother to 8 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. She worked as a dedicated employee at...
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Adele P. Ferianc

July 17, 1929 - January 21, 2016

Age 86, of Whitehall, formerly of Banksville and the North Side, passed away Thursday, January 21, 2016. Beloved wife of the late Paul Ferianc, Jr.; loving mother of Linda (Herb) Wagner, Rick (Cheryl) Ferianc and Diane Ferianc; grandmother of Lindsay (Rock) Durant, Joshua Ferianc and Alex Ferianc; great-grandmother of Niko Durant; sister of Gordon (Dona) Pfiefer of Tacoma, Washington. Adele was a...
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Mary Jane Eperthener

March 5, 1938 - January 15, 2016

On Friday, January 15, 2016. Age 77 of Beechview, formerly of Overbrook. Daughter of the late Lawrence and Catherine Eperthener. Beloved sister of Laurie Dominiak and the late Betty Chandler, Larry and Mel Eperthener. Also survived by nieces and nephews. As per Mary Jane's wishes, a Memorial Mass will be held at a future date.
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Regis N. Flaherty, Jr.

February 6, 1952 - January 15, 2016

On January 15, 2016. Age 63, of Lawrence, formerly of Beechview. Beloved son of Ann M. (Baurle) and the late Regis N. Flaherty, Sr. Father of Sarah J, Sean R., Erin, and Maura Flaherty. Brother of Kathleen Flaherty, Mary Ellen (Stephen) Swickline and Coleman (Dana) Flaherty. Uncle of Adrienne K. (Bill) Gallagher, Paul Swickline, Julia, Connor and William Flaherty. Rege was a member of Local...
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Anthony H. Arzenti

July 18, 1935 - January 11, 2016

Peacefully entered into eternal life with God our Father on Monday, January 11, 2016, at the age of 80. Anthony is survived by his beloved and devoted wife of over 58 years, Gina; his adoring children Anna (Craig) Johnson, Enrico (Carmelina), Maria (David) Schaertel, Tony (Patty), and John (Lori). Anthony treasured his grandchildren, Richard (Jaclyn), Kyle (fiancée Katelyn), Stephen, and Adam...
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Patricia M. Burgess

July 8, 1936 - January 5, 2016

Age 79, formerly of Beechview, on Tuesday, January 5, 2016. Beloved wife of Gerald "Jerry" Burgess; loving mother of William (Jeanie), Jeffrey and Kathleen (Thomas) Stangrecki; grandmother of Terri, Marc, Andrew and Megan; great- grandmother of Morgan; sister of Genevieve Kinzler; daughter of the late William and Susan (Petro) Murphy; also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. As per...
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Francis Earl Miller

April 3, 1928 - December 30, 2015

Age 87, of Beechview, on Wednesday, December 30, 2015. Beloved husband of the late Grace Miller; loving father of Thomas (Nancy) Miller and Janice (Len) Aloise; grandfather of Neil and Ross (Brooke) Aloise; great-grandfather of Kirra and Chase Aloise; brother of Lois Boehm. Earl will be sadly missed by his dear friends, the Welsh family. Friends received 5-8 p.m. Sunday only at BRUSCO-NAPIER...
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Larry L. Schenken, PhD

March 18, 1940 - December 22, 2015

Age 75, of Franklin Park, passed away on Tuesday, December 22, 2015. Beloved husband of the late Mary, who preceded him in death in 2006; loving father of Brandt (Susan) and Robert (Kyra) Schenken; grandfather of Alexander, David, Mark, Eric, Steven and Nicholas. Larry was the former Director of Clinical Oncology at Allegheny General Hospital, Principal of Oncology Laboratory Consultants and was...
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Frank Vargo, Jr.

July 31, 1921 - December 18, 2015

On Friday, December 18, 2015. Age 94. Beloved husband of Eleanor (Welte) for 63 years. Dear father of Debra (Paul) Langbein, Barbara (John) Fabus, Cindy Vargo (Frank) and Connie O'Patchen. Brother of Michael (Theresa) Vargo. Predeceased by 3 brothers and 3 sisters. Also survived by 9 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. As per Frank's wishes, there will be no visitation. Mass of...
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Lorraine F. Lazzaro

December 30, 1920 - December 6, 2015

Age 94, of Beechview, on Sunday, December 6, 2015. Beloved wife of the late Joseph A. Lazzaro; loving mother of Robert (Rita), Andrea (Steve) Bradley, Joseph (Kathleen) and Mark (Carol) Lazzaro; six grandchildren; four great- grandchildren; sister of Adele Haley. As per Lorraine's wishes, there are no visitations. Family and friends invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Catherine of...
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Marion A. Meon

September 28, 1920 - November 25, 2015

Age 95, of Pittsburgh, on Wednesday, November 25, 2015. Beloved wife of the late Frank Don Meon; daughter of the late Joseph and Rose (Floria) D'Amico; sister of Mary Alice (late John) Gigliotti and the late Eleanor (Frank) Berardelli, Josephine (Dave) Schlessman, James (Connie, still surviving) D'Amico, Samuel (Eleanor, still surviving) D'Amico, Nicholas D'Amico and Mary Louise D'Amico; beloved...
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Carmella A. D'Aversa

October 15, 1946 - November 23, 2015

Age 69, of Elliott, unexpectedly, on Monday, November 23, 2015. Beloved sister of Nancy Jean and the late Anthony D'Aversa; loving daughter of the late Anthony F. and Helen (Monti) D'Aversa. Friends received Wednesday only from 10 a.m. until time of Blessing Service at 12 noon in BRUSCO-NAPIER FUNERAL SERVICE, LTD., 2201 Bensonia Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15216. Interment in St. Martin Cemetery.
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Joseph S. Cyprych, Sr.

March 16, 1926 - November 20, 2015

Age 89, of Beechview on Friday, November 20, 2015. Beloved husband of June (Kelly) Cyprych; loving father of Janice (Larry) Wyrostek and Joseph, Jr. (Michele) Cyprych; grandfather of Jayda (Shawn) Cribbs, Dylan (Lauren), Josh and Ali Wyrostek; great- grandfather of Aeva and Chez Miglioretti; brother of Wanda Paternoster; preceded in death by two sisters; and four brothers. Friends received 2-4...
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Ian R. Frankel

November 18, 1950 - November 15, 2015

Age 64, of Overbrook, unexpectedly on Sunday, November 15, 2015. Beloved husband of Josie Frankel; loving father of Christina (Dan) Furlong and Adam Frankel; grandfather of Nicholas, Matthew and Grace; brother of Bill (Kim) Frankel. Mr. Frankel was a paramedic for the City of Pittsburgh retiring after 38 years of service. He was part of the River Rescue Team, Hazmat Team, Critical Incident Team,...
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Mary A. Gargotta

May 21, 1919 - November 12, 2015

Age 96, of Dormont, on Thursday, November 12, 2015. Beloved sister of Samuel and Frances Gargotta, Agnes Calabrese and the late Josephine Toney and Joseph Gargotta; sister-in law of Mary Ann "Dee" Gargotta; survived by six nieces and nephews; and numerous great-nieces and nephews; daughter of the late Salvatore and Carmella Gargotta. Friends received 5-7 p.m. Friday only at BRUSCO - NAPIER...
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Thressa V. Christopher

January 23, 1923 - October 21, 2015

Age 92, formerly of Bloomfield, peacefully with her family on Wednesday, October 21, 2015. Loving mother of David L. (Maria) and the late Mark C. (Linda still surviving) Christopher; cherished "Nunni" of David, Jr. (Jessica), Joseph and the late Phillip Christopher; sister of Anthony (Phyllis) Scanga; preceded in death by nine brothers and sisters; special aunt of Patricia (Jack) Lindenfelser;...
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Donna L. Grover

August 10, 1942 - October 8, 2015

Age 73, of Beechview, on Thursday, October 8, 2015. Beloved wife of Frank T. Grover; loving mother of Tom (Tammy), Bobby (Mary), Linda Grover and the late Tracey (Dave still surviving) Russo; grandmother of Erin, Tatum, Eric, Emie, Eli and the late baby Jimmy; step-grandmother of Kristopher and Maddy; also survived by nieces and nephews. As per Donna's wishes services and interment were private....
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Mary Grace Florian

June 19, 1915 - September 24, 2015

In her 101st year, passed peacefully at Vincentian Home, with her loving family by her side, on Thursday, September 24, 2015. She is survived by a very special niece, Frances (Rosella) Guastaferro and a special great niece, Deana Guastaferro Lewis. She was a special aunt to six nieces, five nephews and an aunt to three more generations. Born June 19, 1915 in Claridge, PA, Westmoreland County, she...
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