Andreas, Violet E. (Corcoran)
Greece: Age 90, of Allison Park, a former long time resident of Greece, NY which is a suburb of Rochester, passed away on Sunday, September 29, 2013. She was the loving wife of the late Norman D. Andreas. Beloved mother of Frederick Andreas, Kathleen (David) Douglass and Kristine Gisoni; grandmother of Daniel (Kirsten) Douglass, Heather (Ryan) Wirtz, Matthew Gisoni and Michele (Daniel) Grant; great grandmother of McKenzie Wirtz, Madilyn Wirtz, Joseph Douglass and Owen Douglass; sister of Rose (Jack) Auer.
Violet was a proud Alumnus of the University of Pittsburgh, having graduated later in life with a degree in Liberal Arts. She served several area churches over the years in many different capacities and was a member of the Glade Run United Presbyterian Church. Having quite the musical talent, she was a 25 year cello player with the Butler Symphony and also sang in the Mendelssohn Choir. She was an excellent amateur artist, a former Girl Scout leader, an animal lover and even through her later years enjoyed bicycling, camping and skiing.
Friends will be received on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm in the HP Brandt Funeral Home, Inc., 1032 Perry Hwy, Ross Twp, 412-364-4444. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday at 11am in the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the
, 1100 Liberty Ave, Suite E-201, Pittsburgh, Pa 15222.