After a courageous battle with breast cancer, on Saturday, September 24, 2011, age 79, of Bellevue. Wife of the late John R. Abernethy; loving mother of Diane Abernethy Vrana (Regis), Barry Abernethy (Denise) and Brian Abernethy (Heather); proud grandmother of Jesse (Christina), Justin (Kristi), Anthony, Breanne, Cami, Joshua, Jake, Cullen, and Ashley; great-grandmother of Selena, Ethan and Braidan. Friends received 6-8 p.m. Monday and 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at the ORION C. PINKERTON FUNERAL HOME, INC., 1014 California Ave., Avalon. Services Wednesday 10:00 a.m. at Bellevue United Presbyterian Church, 457 Lincoln Ave., Bellevue. Family suggests memorials to the Breast Cancer Society.

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Published in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette from Sept. 26 to Sept. 27, 2011