Lifelong resident of North Braddock, age 70, on December 1, 2012. Dear wife of the late Edward "Gooch" Calabria; daughter of the late Stephen and Gabriella Zilko; sister of Julie (the late John) Duch, Francis "Butch" Zilko, Stephen "Snuffy" Zilko, Gabriella "Gubs" (Charlie) Nigro and the late George "Porky" Zilko; sister-In-law of Joanne Calabria; dear aunt of John (Janice) Duch, Deborah Duch, Joseph (Jennifer) Duch, Lisa (Michael) Rue, Amanda Goldstein and Jarrett Zilko; great- aunt of Rebecca, Sarah, Joshua, Jonah, Ella, Jack, Gus, Luke, Danika and Isabella. She was very involved in her community, including one of the founders of North Braddock Community Day and Civic Association. Jean was a board member for the Wilkinsburg Penn-Joint Water Authority and the former Democratic Committee Chair Woman in North Braddock. She was a member of the Good Shepherd Parish. Jean was a member of the Braddock Elks Lodge # 883 and the East Pittsburgh VFW Post #5008. Friends welcome Monday and Tuesday 2- 4 and 6- 8 p.m. in the PATRICK T. LANIGAN FUNERAL HOME, 700 Linden Ave., East Pittsburgh (412-824-8800). Mass of Christian Burial in Good Shepherd Parish, Sacred Heart Campus on Wednesday 10 a.m.
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Patrick T Lanigan Funeral Home
700 Linden Ave East Pittsburgh, PA 15112

Published in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette from Dec. 2 to Dec. 4, 2012