Dr. KATHLEEN M.
Formerly of Chalfant, age 59, on Friday, September 6, 2013. Loving daughter of Annette Puskar and the late William Puskar; dear sister of Richard (Nancy) Puskar, Patricia (the late Robert) Ronczka, Maureen (Angelo Baiocchi) Puskar, Marian Welsh and the late William, Jr.; also survived by nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great- nephews. Kathleen received her Bachelor's Degree from the University of Pittsburgh, her Master's Degree from Northwestern University
and her Doctorate Degree from Carnegie Mellon all in Mechanical Engineering. She taught at Cal Polytechnic in Pomona, CA and most recently at Point Park University. After getting her Master's Degree, Kathleen worked for both Westinghouse and Bombardier Transportation. Kathleen was an avid outdoorswoman enjoying fly fishing, hiking, and skiing. Friends welcome Sunday 2-8 p.m. in the PATRICK T. LANIGAN FUNERAL HOME, TURTLE CREEK / MONROEVILLE CHAPEL, 1111 Monroeville Ave. at James St., Turtle Creek, 412-823-9350. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Maurice Church on Monday at 10 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Maurice Church, 2001 Ardmore Blvd., Pittsburgh, PA 15221. www.laniganfuneralhome.com
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