Heather M. Rakar
John D. O'Connor & Son Funeral Home
5106 Second Ave
Pittsburgh, PA
Heather Marie Rakar, 39, entered into rest peacefully at home, Monday, Sept. 6, 2021. Heather did not let her cardiac problems hold her back as she enjoyed life, the time she spent with her loving family and her employment as a credentialist. She is survived by her loving husband George E. Rakar III; her daughters, Veronica and Genevieve "Gigi"; her parents, Renee Lambert, John and Jean Schrier Janiec; and her brothers, Sean Janiec and John Janiec III. She is also survived by her parents-in law, George Rakar Jr. and Debra Bezak Rakar; and she will certainly be missed by Veronica Bezak (her beloved Aunt Bunny). Visitation with the family will be from 2 to 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 10, 2021, at the JOHN D. O'CONNOR AND SON FUNERAL HOME INC., 5106 Second Ave., 15207, 412-521-8116, Patrick Vereb, supervisor, FD. Donations are being accepted on a Facebook Go Fund Page to assist the family with expenses: Family of Heather Rakar, www.gofundme.com/f/family-of-heather-rakar.
Published by Triblive Online Only on Sep. 9, 2021.
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Our deepest condolences to the Rakar family. I have remembered my times with Heather a lot this past week. She will be deeply missed.
Laura Mulligan
September 11, 2021
I send my sincerest condolences. Heather and I worked together at UPMC, we were hired at the same time and continued to keep in touch. She was truly a wonderful caring person and I will truly miss her upbeat and positive attitude.
Sonja Leight
September 10, 2021
I am so very sorry for your loss. I work with Veronica in school at speech. Heather was always so wonderful to work with. Veronica is a special little girl! Continued thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time.
Kimberly Glinka
September 10, 2021
So sorry to hear of the loss of Heather. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.
barbara rakar
September 9, 2021
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