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1930 - 2018 Obituary Condolences
Of Churchill, age 87, on Friday, April 13, 2018. Son of the late Pasquale and Concetta (Guarino) Raucci. Preceded in death by his loving wife, Lorraine (Popies) Raucci; loving father of John F. of Meadville, PA, Dr. Richard L., Frank J. (Cindy) of Jupiter, FL, Teresa L. (William) Bishop of Toledo, OH, Roxanne M. (Frank) Troiano of Philadelphia, and Gary T. (Stephanie) of Matthews, NC; grandpa of John (Ivana) Raucci, Ph.D., Drs. Frank (Wendy Bottinor) Raucci, MD Ph.D., Andrew (Meghan) Raucci and Anthony (Erica) Raucci, Esq., Bill Bishop, MD, Michael and Joseph Raucci, Dominica and Beneta Troiano; great-grandpa of John III and Roman Raucci; Franklin Raucci; Owen, Henry and Atticus Raucci; Kepler Raucci; brother of Ada Enger of Las Vegas, NV and the late Alfonso and late Louis Raucci, late Louise D'Ambrosio, late Teresa Calhoun and late Maria Forgione. John enlisted in the US Navy during the Korean War, and served with the NSA in Washington D.C. He graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with a BS in Business. John retired from US Steel Accounting Dept. as a Computer Systems Supervisor after 35 years of service. He dedicated his volunteer service to Boy Scouts as a leader of the Churchill Troop #402 and commissioner for East Boroughs Council. John also was a manager for the Churchill Boys Little League baseball teams and was a junior wrestling coach for Churchill. John served 12 years on the Churchill Borough Council and served as a Republican Committeeman. He was a member of Pittsburgh Latin Mass Community, St. John XXIII Parish, and St. John Fisher Parish. John loved opera, researching family genealogy and watching college basketball. He was especially proud of his children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. Friends welcome Friday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at PATRICK T. LANIGAN FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY, INC., 700 Linden Ave. at Cable, East Pittsburgh, 412-824-8800. Traditional Latin Requiem High Mass will be in St. Boniface Church, Northside on Saturday at 11 a.m. John will be laid to rest in Braddock Catholic Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to St. John XXIII Parish Admin. Center, 1025 Haslage Ave., Pgh., PA 15212, (412) 231-1116.
Published in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette from Apr. 15 to Apr. 16, 2018
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