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Thomas F. Crawford
Thomas F. Crawford, 89, of Conroe, Texas, passed away peacefully on Labor Day, Monday, September 6, 2021, in Conroe.Tom's story begins February 14, 1932, a "Valentine" baby, born in Morgantown, W.Va., and the middle son of Russell and Gladys Crawford.He grew up in Dilliner, where... Read More
Richard R Herod Funeral Home
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 22, 2021.
James W. Flowers
James W. Flowers, 93, of Canonsburg, died Wednesday, October 20, 2021, in McMurray Hills Manor.He was born February 16, 1928, in Canonsburg, a son of the late Alexander and Leadie Faye Smith Flowers.Mr. Flowers attended Canonsburg schools and received his diploma later in life from... Read More
McIlvaine-Speakman Funeral Home Ltd.
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 22, 2021.
Keith E. Lee
Keith E. Lee, 57, of Burlington, Wis., passed away Tuesday, October 19, 2021, in his home.Born March 21, 1964, in Washington, he was a son of Kenneth and Arlena Ealy Lee.His early life was spent in Washington, where he graduated from McGuffey High School in 1982. Following high school... Read More
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 22, 2021.
Ray Vance Lohr
Ray Vance Lohr, 90, of West Finley, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 19, 2021, at home surrounded by family.He was born in West Finley, on November 10, 1930, son of the late Ray A. and Bess Kennedy Lohr. He graduated from West Alexander High School.Ray worked for Columbia... Read More
Kepner Funeral Home - Elm Grove
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 22, 2021.
Cheryl A. McGill
Cheryl A. McGill, 73, of Washington, died Wednesday, October 20, 2021.Arrangements are incomplete and entrusted to Piatt and Barnhill Funeral Directors, Inc. Read More
Piatt-Barnhill Funeral Home - Washington
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 22, 2021.
Beata Melvin
Beata "Bea" Melvin, 85, of Canonsburg, passed away Wednesday, October 20, 2021, in her home.Funeral arrangements are incomplete and are entrusted to Salandra Funeral and Cremation Services Inc., 304 West Pike Street, Canonsburg, 724-745-8120. A complete obituary will appear in a later... Read More
Salandra Funeral and Cremation Services, Inc.
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 22, 2021.
John Serbak
John Serbak, 74, of Canonsburg, died Wednesday, October 20, 2021.Arrangements are incomplete and entrusted to Sollon Funeral and Cremation Service, Ltd., Canonsburg.A comprehensive obituary will be published when arrangements are complete. Read More
Sollon Funeral and Cremation Service, Ltd.
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 22, 2021.
Leonard J. Staley II
Leonard J. Staley II, 80 of Finleyville, died Wednesday, October 20, 2021, at Jefferson Hospital in Jefferson Hills.He was born May 2, 1941 in Monongahela, the son of Leonard Staley and Alberta Winifred Hoffman.Mr. Staley was an Inside Sales Representative for over thirty years with... Read More
Jefferson Memorial Funeral Home, Inc.
Published in Observer-Reporter from Oct. 21 to Oct. 22, 2021.
Richard Lynn Walden
Richard Lynn Walden, 66, passed away unexpectedly of a cardiac related issue on Wednesday, October 20, 2021 in the Washington Hospital.Also known as "Chef Rick" or "Dumpy," Richard was born and raised in Burgettstown. After graduating from Union High School in 1973, and attending... Read More
Lee & Martin Funeral Home
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 22, 2021.
James B. Ziemba
James B. Ziemba, 78, of Rices Landing, passed away peacefully Tuesday, October 19, 2021, surrounded by the love of his family and friends. Jim was born May 7, 1943, in Isabella, a son of the late Anthony and Josephine Wytko Ziemba.Jim was the beloved husband of 56 years to Dolores... Read More
Paul M Lesako Funeral Home Inc
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 22, 2021.
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Eric Willis Briggs
Eric Willis Briggs, 37, of Pittsburgh, died unexpectedly at home on Saturday, October 16, 2021.Born in State College, Eric was the beloved son of Andrew Sr. and Claudia Briggs of Harrisburg. He was the brother of Andrew Briggs, Jr. (Jasmin Little) of Washington, and Alexandra (Russell)... Read More
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 21, 2021.
Michael John Crumrine II
Michael John Crumrine, II., 38, of Washington, died on October 18, 2021, in the Washington Hospital, due to complications from COVID-19.He was born on January 6, 1983, in Washington, a son of Michael John Crumrine, of Washington and Corina L. Bercosky Crumrine (Dave Richards).Michael... Read More
William G. Neal Funeral Homes, Ltd. - Washington
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 21, 2021.
Patricia Ann Fisher
Patricia Ann Fisher, 84 of Bridgeville, died Monday, October 18 at home.She was born February 16, 1937 in Gladden; daughter of the late James and Alice Cairns Barrett.Patricia was a member of South Fayette Quarterback Club and Silver Sneakers. She enjoyed gardening, cooking and traveling... Read More
Coleman-Taylor Funeral Svcs
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 21, 2021.
Ruth Evelyn Georgetti
Ruth Evelyn Georgetti, 89, of Avella, passed away peacefully in her home on Wednesday, October 20, 2021.She was born on January 7, 1932 in McDonald, daughter of the late Roy and Evelyn McMillen Wilson.Ruth attended Avella High School and was a member of Cross Creek Valley Senior Citizens... Read More
Jerome A Stefkovich Funeral Home
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 21, 2021.
Ronald Jones
Ronald "RJ" Jones, 71 of Monongahela, died Tuesday, October 19, 2021 after a brief illness in his home. Born June 21, 1950 in Monongahela, he was the son of the late Edward "Pal" and Almeda Jones.After his graduation in 1968 from Monongahela High School, RJ earned his Bachelor's Degree... Read More
Marshall Marra Funeral Home
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 21, 2021.
Peter W. Monticello III
Peter W. Monticello, III., 71 of Avella, passed away on Tuesday, October 19, 2021, on the family dairy farm, the place that he loved the most.He was born on August 11, 1950 in Washington, son of the late Peter William Monticello, Jr. and Alice Louella Huff Monticello.Pete was a 1968... Read More
Jerome A Stefkovich F.H.
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 21, 2021.
Roberta Jean Pape
Roberta Jean Pape, 54, of Marianna, passed away peacefully surrounded by her beloved family on Tuesday, October 19, 2021. She was born September 11, 1967 in Pittsburgh, to Wayne and the late Audrey Herman.Roberta was employed at Ketchem Construction in Waynesburg, for 7 years. Roberta... Read More
Beinhauer Family Funeral Homes - Peters Township - McMurray
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 21, 2021.
Sylvia Margaret Tinkey
Sylvia Margaret "Peggy" Tinkey passed away in her home surrounded by her loving family on Tuesday, October 19th.Peggy was born on December 29, 1938 to William and Lorena Mounts. She was the loving wife of the late William E. Tinkey, and mother to William C. Tinkey and Wendy O'Kain... Read More
Warco-Falvo Funeral Home
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 21, 2021.
Evelyn Debolt Wildman
Evelyn Debolt Wildman, 92, of Holbrook, died at 2:23 p.m., Tuesday, October 19, 2021, in the Washington Hospital, following a brief illness.She was born Sunday, July 21, 1929 in Springdale. A daughter of the late Downey R. Debolt, Sr. and Gertrude J. Haggerty Debolt.Mrs. Wildman attended... Read More
Milliken And Throckmorton Funeral Home
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 21, 2021.
Helen S. Yalowsky
Helen S. Yalowsky, 74 of Crucible, died Monday, October 18, 2021.Arrangements are incomplete and entrusted to the Behm Funeral Home, Jefferson. Read More
Behm Funeral Home, Inc.
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 21, 2021.
Malvine Lucille Bise Zollars
Malvine Lucille Bise Zollars, 96, of Stuart, Va., formerly of Collinsville, Va., and Waynesburg, passed away on October 13, 2021. She loved God and her church, and those two things defined her.She lived long and lived well and loved God. Because of her love of God and Jesus Christ... Read More
Behm Funeral Home, Inc.
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 21, 2021.
Wednesday, October 20, 2021
Patrick A. Airhart
Patrick A. Airhart 63, of Peters Township, peacefully passed away on Sunday, October 17, 2021.Beloved husband of Pamela Airhart for 35 years; loving father of Zachary (Melanie) Airhart, Hannah (Nick) Byron, Elle (Charlie Swisher) Airhart, and Mathison (Tim Swoope) Airhart; proud grandfather... Read More
Beinhauer Family Funeral Homes - Peters Township - McMurray
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 20, 2021.
William Walter Harr Jr.
William Walter Harr, Jr., 87 of Carmichaels, died peacefully on Sunday, October 17, 2021 in the J. W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown, W.Va.He was born April 24, 1934 in Castle Shannon, the son of the late William Walter and Helen Mezatis Harr, Sr.Family and friends are welcome... Read More
Yoskovich Funeral Home
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 20, 2021.
Deloris Kaczynski
Deloris Kaczynski, 89, of Pittsburgh, passed away peacefully, with family by her side, Thursday, October 14, 2021. She was born February 20, 1932, in Sharpsburg, a daughter of the late George and Elizabeth Frederick.She was a member of Sharpsburg Family Worship Center. Deloris lived... Read More
Bock Funeral Home Ltd.
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 20, 2021.
Leon G. Kononuk
Leon G. Kononuk, 93, of Washington, formerly of Scenery Hill, passed away Wednesday, October, 13, 2021, in Presbyterian Senior Care, Washington.He was born April, 25 1928, in Cokeburg, a son of the late Kostik and Rose Domestic Kononuk.Mr. Kononuk attended Ellsworth High School.Lee... Read More
Greenlee Funeral Home - Bentleyville
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 20, 2021.
Veida Alorah McGavitt
Veida Alorah McGavitt, passed away Wednesday, October 13, 2021, in UPMC Magee.She was the infant daughter born to Shaun Lewis McGavitt and Ashley Renee Hall.Veida is survived by siblings, Joshua, Christopher, Melena, Bella, David, Landyn, and Fayth; maternal grandparents, Colleen... Read More
William G. Neal Funeral Homes, Ltd. - Washington
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 20, 2021.
James W. McGuier
In memory of James W. McGuier, who died on April 18, 2021, a memorial service will be held at 11 a.m., on Saturday, October 30, 2021 at Concord Presbyterian Church, 155 Old Concord Road, Prosperity, PA.Due to family health concerns, masks are required regardless of vaccination status... Read More
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 20, 2021.
Joseph Miller Moslick
Joseph Miller Moslick, 91 of Belle Vernon, passed away Saturday, October 9, 2021 in Premiere Healthcare Washington.He was born June 2, 1930 in Washington, a son of the late Miller and Mary Trembuch Moslick.Mr. Moslick was employed as an underground coal miner and also worked for Penn... Read More
Greenlee Funeral Home - Bentleyville
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 20, 2021.
Susan Martis Randolph
Susan Martis Randolph, 82, of Finleyville, died Tuesday, October 19, 2021, in her home. Born September 1, 1939, in McKeesport, she was a daughter of Joseph and Helen Vrabel Martis.A homemaker, Susan was a 1957 graduate of Clairton High School. She enjoyed cooking and painting and... Read More
Marshall Marra Funeral Home
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 20, 2021.
Doris Robison
Doris "Ellen" Robison, 79, of Washington, died on October 15, 2021, in UPMC Magee Women's Hospital in Pittsburgh.She was born on September 13, 1942, in Washington, a daughter of the late Howard and Doris Jean McAfee Powell.A 1960 graduate of Trinity High School, Ellen attended Calvary... Read More
William G. Neal Funeral Homes, Ltd. - Washington
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 20, 2021.
Gerry Lea Rossi
Gerry Lea Rossi, 76, of McDonald, passed Monday, October 18, 2021. She was born March 23, 1945 in Canonsburg, a daughter of John G. and Sara Josephine Gibb McDowell.Mrs. Rossi was a graduate of Fort Cherry High School Class of 1963. She worked for Liberty Mutual for 23 years, where... Read More
Nation Funeral Home, Inc.
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 20, 2021.
Martha L. Bennett Rush
Martha L. Bennett Rush, 77, of Carmichaels, died Sunday October 17,2021 in her home.Mrs. Rush was born April 2, 1944 in Lamberton, Fayette County, the daughter of the late Lida and Margaret Cutwright Bennett.On May 28, 1966, Martha married her beloved husband, Robert Edward Rush who... Read More
Paul M Lesako Funeral Home Inc
Published in Observer-Reporter from Oct. 19 to Oct. 20, 2021.
Beverly A. Wright
Beverly A. Wright, 74 of Burgettstown, passed away Monday October 18, 2021 at home surrounded by her family.She was born June 4, 1947 in Louisville Ky. The daughter of the late Frederick and Margie Warriner Speer. She was also preceded in death by a brother, Frederick George Speer... Read More
Steel & Wolfe Funeral Home Inc
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 20, 2021.
Tuesday, October 19, 2021
Brett A. Doerfler
Brett A. Doerfler, 32, of Charleroi, passed away Saturday, October 16, 2021. Born January 17, 1989, he was a son of Gregg "Dorf" and Roberta Doerfler of Charleroi.Brett was active in wrestling and track in high school and was passionate about his artwork and his tattoos. He was the... Read More
Carl J. Spallino Funeral Home
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 19, 2021.
Ronald Guy Hartsock
Ronald Guy Hartsock, 75, of Canonsburg, died Sunday, October 17, 2021, in Canonsburg Hospital.There will be no public visitation or service. Arrangements are being handled by William G. Neal Funeral Homes, Ltd., Washington.Additional Information and guest book are available at www... Read More
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 19, 2021.
Robert R. Hennen
Robert Ray Hennen, 80, of Holbrook, died Friday, October 15, 2021, in J. W. Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, W.Va.He was born April 25, 1941, in Center Township, Greene County, a son of the late Stanley Hennen and Kathryn Main Hennen.Bob was retired from Equitable Gas Company... Read More
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 19, 2021.
Patricia June Hill
Patricia June Hill, 86, of Greensboro, was called from the bonds of this earth and was serenaded from her home by Almighty God's holy angels all the way to the throne of God at 1:46 p.m. on Saturday, October 16, 2021.She broke free of her earthy body after a long bout with many physical... Read More
Yoskovich Funeral Home
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 19, 2021.
Etta L. Kokoska
Etta L. Kokoska, 79, of Daisytown (West Pike Run Township), passed away Friday, October 15, 2021, in UPMC Presbyterian Hospital, Pittsburgh.She was born January 14, 1942, in Clover Hill, a daughter of the late John and Hilda Phillips Ames.Mrs. Kokoska was a 1959 graduate of California... Read More
John B. Greenlee Funeral Home - Beallsville
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 19, 2021.
Harold Joseph Neuman Jr.
Harold "Joe" Joseph Neuman Jr., 74, of Birdsboro, passed away Friday, October 15, 2021.He is survived by his wife of 54 years of marriage, Carol S. Meharey Neuman.Harold was born April 6, 1947, in Canonsburg a son of the late Harold J. Sr., and Laura Neuman. With his wife, Carol,... Read More
Forest Lawn Gardens
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 19, 2021.
Roberta Nicolella
Roberta "Bobbie Jeanne" Nicolella, 73, of Silver Spring, Md., died Monday, October 18, 2021, in Fairfax Hospital in Virginia.Arrangements are incomplete, and will be announced in a later edition by the William G. Neal Funeral Homes, Ltd., 925 Allison Avenue, Washington. Read More
William G. Neal Funeral Homes, Ltd. - Washington
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 19, 2021.
Betty M. Oberg Rosquist Pecore
Betty M. Oberg Rosquist Pecore, 86, passed Saturay, October 16, 2021.She was the loving wife of the late Robert E. Pecore; incredible mother to Robert (Caridad), Douglas (Jill) and David (fiancee Donna); dedicated grandmother of Michael, Randi, Allison, Anders, Camryn, Vincent, Justin... Read More
Beinhauer Family Funeral Homes - Peters Township - McMurray
Published in Observer-Reporter from Oct. 18 to Oct. 19, 2021.
George H. Pierce
George H. Pierce, 66, of Eighty Four, passed away Saturday, October 16, 2021, in the Donnell House, Washington. He was born December 25, 1954, in Washington, a son of Charles and Anna Jean Pierce of Eighty Four.George graduated from Benthworth High School in 1972. He was employed... Read More
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 19, 2021.
Andrew W. Serena
Andrew W. "Andy" Serena, 87, of Peters Township, passed away at his home Friday, October 8, 2021, surrounded by loved ones.A proud Ligonier Mountaineer, Andy was born on May 6, 1934 to the late Ira W. Serena and Daisy S. Serena in Ligonier, Pennsylvania, a birthday he shared with... Read More
Beinhauer Family Funeral Homes - Peters Township - McMurray
Published in Observer-Reporter from Oct. 18 to Oct. 19, 2021.
Maria Jean Urcho
Maria Jean Urcho, 71, of Bentleyville, passed away peacefully, with family by her side, Saturday, October 16, 2021. She was a daughter of the late Edward J. Urcho and Helen Kopolovich Urcho of Bentleyville.Maria was a member of St. Katharine Drexel Parish (formerly Ave Maria) and... Read More
Greenlee Funeral Home - Bentleyville
Published in Observer-Reporter from Oct. 18 to Oct. 19, 2021.
Monday, October 18, 2021
Jay Ronald Brandt
Jay Ronald "Ron" Brandt, 88, of Pittsburgh, died peacefully Friday, October 15, 2021, in St. Clair Hospital.He was born May 21, 1933, in Mercer County, a son of the late Elmer K. Brandt Jr. and Sarah P. Grace Brandt.Ron was a 1951 graduate of Swissvale High School, and went on to... Read More
Piatt-Barnhill Funeral Home - Washington
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 18, 2021.
Donald W. Martin
Donald W. Martin, 84, of Avella, passed away Friday, October 15, 2021, in his home, with his daughter, Nina by his side.He was born December 31, 1936, in Avella, a son of the late Charles Edward and Nina Powelson Martin.Donald attended Trinity High School and was a veteran of the... Read More
Jerome A Stefkovich Funeral Home
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 18, 2021.
Doris L. Matthews
Doris L. Young Matthews, 90, of Finleyville, passed into the presence of her Lord Jesus Friday, October 15, 2021, in her son's home, following a brief illness.Born September 21, 1931, in Portersville, she was a daughter of the late Wilmer Young and Adda Twentier Young.Doris was raised... Read More
Kegel Funeral Home
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 18, 2021.
Saturday, October 16, 2021
Charles Armstrong Jr.
Charles Armstrong Jr., 77, passed away on Monday, October 11, 2021, after a long battle with COPD.He is survived by his loving wife of 50 years, Sharon, his children Bill (Sara), Shannon (Mike), and Sean; his grandchildren Zachary, Payton, Lorraine, Patrina, Jasmine and Aunkayla;... Read More
William G. Neal Funeral Homes, Ltd. - Washington
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 16, 2021.
Diana C. Davis
Diana C. Davis, 74, passed away peacefully Tuesday, October 12, 2021, after a prolonged illness. Diana was born December 4, 1946, in Washington, to Albert and Mary Jane Proia.Diana touched many people in her life, and all who knew her were aware of her two most striking qualities... Read More
West Laurel Hill - Bala Cynwyd
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 16, 2021.
Blanche Milsky Dragish
Blanche Milsky Dragish, 86, of Cokeburg, passed away peacefully with her friends and family by her side early Monday morning, October 11, 2021.A Rostraver High School graduate of 1952, Blanche was a devoted wife for 52 years to George Dragish before he passed away in 2014.She was... Read More
Thompson-Marodi Funeral Home Inc
Published in Observer-Reporter on Oct. 16, 2021.
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