DOLENCE SOPHIE (HASSON)
89, of Renton, on November 16, 2012, at UPMC St. Margaret Hospital, in the arms of her loving grandson, John and daughter- in-law, Kelly. She was born August 13, 1923 in Renton to Steve and Magdalena Miksick Hasson. She was a beautician and former owner of Steve's Tavern in Penn Hills. She was a member of St. Januarius Church. She loved her children and grandchildren, caring for others, and flowers gardening. She is survived by son, Stephen P. (Kelly) Dolence of Plum; one sister, Helen Prior of Creighton; grandchildren, Heather (Shawn) Biddle of Pitcairn, Stevanakelly Dolence of Plum, Stephen Dolence III of Forest Hills, John C. Dolence of Penn Hills; also six great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Steve; son, Thomas L. Dolence; sister, Kathryn Pelegrinelli, Anna Kotter, Mary Kristoff; brothers, Steve and John Hasson. Friends are being received Monday from 7-9 p.m. in the STEPHEN P. DOLENCE JR. FUNERAL HOME, INC., 557 Unity Center Rd., (Plum). Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Tuesday at 10 a.m. in St. Januarius Church by Monsignor William M. Ogrodowski. Burial in Plum Creek Cemetery.
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