Of North Braddock, age 98, on Friday, February 8, 2013. Beloved wife of David Benes for 76 years; loving mother of Barbara (Cornell) Owesny, Carol (Ed) Novosel, and the late David J. Benes; dear grandmother of Julie (John) Misasi, James (Carrie Liz) Benes, Cornell Owesny, Lynne (Reid) Segar, Edward Novosel, Jr., Brian (Carrie Jane) Novosel, and Kevin Novosel; great-grandmother of Rachel and Benjamin Misasi, Anna and Sophia Segar, Jason Novosel; sister of Charles (Kathleen) Vercelli and Anna (late Walter) Scanlon. Preceded in death by her brothers and sisters: John Vercelli, Mary Knapp, Gustine Krenn, Gulyerma Krenn, and Felix Vercelli. Friends welcome Monday from 2-4 p.m. (No evening hours on Monday) and Tuesday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at PATRICK T. LANIGAN FUNERAL HOME, 700 Linden Ave., East Pittsburgh (412-824-8800). Mass of Christian Burial in St. William Church of Holy Cross Parish on Ash Wednesday at 10 a.m. Memorial donations may be made to Holy Cross Parish, 905 Main St., East Pittsburgh, PA 15112.
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Published in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette from Feb. 10 to Feb. 11, 2013