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MARIE (BELSTERLING) BRONDER 2022Age 84, on Thursday, November 24, 2022, of Whitehall, formerly of Brentwood. Wife of 56 years to the late Henry "Hank" Bronder; mother of Michael Bronder (Janet), Mark Bronder (the late Leslie), and Walter Bronder (Anita); born in Mt. Oliver and daughter to the late Elmer and Marie (Bernthaler) Belsterling;...Obituary
ROBERT "BOB" D. SHEAP 2022Age 84, of Pittsburgh, formerly of Dayton, Ohio, passed away on Thursday, November 24, 2022 with family by his side. Bob is survived by his beloved wife, Flora Van Cara, and her children Pamela (Michael) Collis of Pittsburgh and Kenneth (Heather) Van Cara of Andover, Connecticut, and her grandchildren Mia Collis and...Obituary
CAROLE MILDA KENNEDY WIEDMANN 2022Age 86, passed away at her home in Ohio Township on Friday, November 25, 2022. She was surrounded by her husband, Paul Wiedmann and four children, Claire, John, Katherine and Christina and son-in-law, John Ednie. She is also survived by her sister, Susan and brother-in-law, James, and their children, Christine,...Obituary
VIRGINIA (GALLEGOS) SOLTOW 2022Of Monroeville, formerly of Turtle Creek, age 78, died on Saturday, November 26, 2022. Beloved wife of David Soltow for 55 years as of this December 21. Loving mother of Jodi (Timothy) Qualters of AZ, Christopher (Tina) Soltow of Turtle Creek and Laura (Linwood) McLaughlin of TX. Cherished grandmother of...Obituary
SHIRLEY W. STOOF 1941 - 2022Shirley Wyman Stoof was born on August 24, 1941, in Pittsburgh, PA. Shirley passed away peacefully on November 27, 2022. Daughter of the late James and Ellen Jane Wyman; loving wife of Ronald Stoof, married in 1961, where they shared 61 happily married years together. Sister of Nancy Bridgmon (John); loving...Obituary
BARBARA MIELZYNSKI RIZZO 1934 - 2022Barbara Rizzo, age 88, of Canonsburg passed away at home on Sunday, November 27, 2022. She is survived by Patrick, her loving husband of 67 years, her son Gary Rizzo and his wife Patricia of Finleyville, daughter Deborah and her husband Paul Anderson of Greensburg and three grandchildren - Patrick and David...Obituary
CATHERINE SADIE NILLES FRANZE 1935 - 2022Age 87, our beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother passed away surrounded by family on Sunday, November 27, 2022, after a short illness and a well-lived life. She lived in Mars. She was born April 2, 1935, to the late Carmella Gorga Nilles Mikluscak and Bernard Ralph Nilles, but she called the late...Obituary
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CLARE ANN DONEHUEAge 86, of Mt. Lebanon, formerly of the West End of Pittsburgh, who passed of natural causes on November 27, 2022. Beloved wife of the late Paul C. Donehue; and daughter of the late Emma (Wolf) and Joseph Reiss. Loving mother of Paul J. (Rieko), David C. (Teresa) and Marybeth; grandmother of Rachel, Ryan, Hannah,...Obituary
HOWARD F. BOLDEN, JR.Of Herndon, VA, on Sunday, November 20, 2022. Beloved husband of Sandra B. Bolden; son of Bertha H. and Howard F. Bolden, Sr. Visitation will be held at ADAMS-GREEN FUNERAL HOME, 721 Elden Street, Herndon, VA, on Thursday, December 1, 2022 from 11 AM to 12 PM, and where services will begin at 12 PM, and will be...Obituary
LEROY FISHER, JR.Age 76, of Rennerdale, on Sunday, November 27, 2022. Husband of Donna M. (Glatz) Fisher. Father of Lee Charles Fisher and Sherri (Jonathan) Murrman; and three grandchildren. Brother of Ralph Fisher, Tim Fisher, Andrea DeBar and Scott Fisher. No visitation. Service Private. Arrangement entrusted to the LEO J. HENNEY...Obituary
MARK EUGENE ADAMS 1952 - 2022Mark Eugene Adams, 70, returned to his heavenly home on Saturday, November 26, 2022, after a valiant battle with declining health. His devotion to family and his firm belief in God supported him in his struggle, and he ultimately was at peace. He was born on February 17, 1952, in Dover, Ohio, to the late Patrick...Obituary
RAMSAY FERGUSON 2022Age 96, formerly of Mars, PA, passed away on Friday, November 25, 2022. Beloved husband of Florence E. (Sturgeon) Ferguson. Loving brother of Janet Coates, Theodore Ferguson and the late Nelson, John, Ralph, Constance Gindlesperger, William, Clark, Robert, and Kenneth Ferguson; also survived by many nieces and...Obituary
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EDWARD B. MOSER, JR.Age 77, of Gibsonia, on Sunday, November 27, 2022. Beloved husband for 39 years of the late Mary Clare Moser; father of Ian Moser and Nicole (James Taylor) Moser; grandfather of Lidia and Maggie; brother of Don Moser, Kathy Beltz, Will Moser, Bob Moser, Betsy Clokey, and the late Jean Moser. Also survived by nieces...Obituary
ELIZABETH J. "BETTY" EIZENHAFER 1930 - 2022Age 92, of Irwin, formerly of Versailles, died on Saturday, November 26, 2022. She was born in McKeesport on January 24, 1930 and is the daughter of the late Alexander and Anna Freund Eizenhafer. She graduated from McKeesport High School in 1947 and retired after 44 years in clerical positions for Crum and Forster...Obituary
ELAINE L. (KIEFER) HUGHESAge 96, of Mt. Washington, on Friday, November 25, 2022. Beloved wife of the late Edward L. Hughes. Dear mother of Edward L. (Roberta) and Frank J. Hughes. Loving grandmother of Bryce (Wade), Ed, Tim (Julie) and the late Elyse. Sister of the late Bette Jean Adamson. Family and friends are welcome Wednesday, 1:00 to...Obituary
ALICE M. SKUNDRICH 2022Alice M. Skundrich, age 88, of Gibsonia, died on November 26, 2022. Alice was born to Adam and Mary Papierski Zielinski. She graduated from South Hills High School then went on to work with Blue Cross of Western PA for 20 years. Later she volunteered for 18 years at St. John's Nursing Home in Mars. She was...Obituary
JOHN F. SOBOSLAY 1931 - 2022On Sunday, November 27, 2022, of Squirrel Hill, was born on August 17, 1931, to Emil and Edna Soboslay of West Mifflin. John is preceded in death by his wife, Margaret Soboslay, who went to greet the Lord in 2015, months shy of their golden anniversary. Father of Paul F. Soboslay (Amy), David A. Soboslay (Suzanne)...Obituary
VICTOR P. ZARELLI 2022Of Scott Township, peacefully on November 27, 2022. Beloved husband of Joanne Zarelli. Son of the late Vincent and Angela Zarelli. Loving father of Jason Zarelli. Also survived by many nieces and nephews, as well as great-nieces and great-nephews.Victor's life work was owner and hairdresser of several salons in the...Obituary
PETER CALABOYIAS 1940 - 2022Peter Calaboyias, accomplished educator, sculptor, painter, and jeweler, and more importantly beloved father, grandfather, brother, uncle, and friend, passed away on November 27, 2022, surrounded by loved ones. Born on the island of Ikaria, Greece, on February 16, 1940, he was a loving Baba to his daughters, Dianna...Obituary
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DRONIS FLENORY 1956 - 2022Age 66, of Pittsburgh (Beltzhoover), PA, went peacefully home to heaven on Saturday, November 26, 2022. He was born on Thursday, November 2nd, 1956, to the late Eloise Caldwell-Prince and Joseph Flenory (stepfather, Ralph Prince). He was a loving and devoted son, brother, stepbrother, and friend of everyone that he...Obituary
JOSEPH TARKETTJoseph Tarkett, age 82, suddenly, on Sunday, November 27, 2022, of the South Side slopes. He was born and raised in Hawley, PA, and lived there with his parents, sister, and three brothers until his graduation from Hawley High School in 1958. He attended Keystone Junior College, where he met his wife of 60 years,...Obituary
GLENN S. GIBSON 2022In loving memory of our brother, Glenn S. Gibson, of Forest Hills, age 72, died on Monday, November 28, 2022. Glenn was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas and Mary Elizabeth (Cuppers) Gibson. He was the beloved brother of Karen (Jack) Ashworth of VA, Paul (Rynie) Gibson of AZ, Thomas (Deborah) Gibson of VA,...Obituary
CHARLES ROBERT SEIDEL 1933 - 2022May 5, 1933-November 21,2022. On November 21, 2022, The Feast of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Charles Seidel was born into eternal life. After a serious fall in February of this year, Charles' body struggled to recover, and he endured his suffering with great courage and extraordinary perseverance. A...Obituary
JAMES S. KOERBEL, SR. 2022Age 66, of Shaler Twp., formerly of Arlington, passed away unexpectedly with his wife and children by his side, on Thursday, November 24, 2022. Beloved husband of 27 years to Kathy (Schoedel) Koerbel; loving father of Jason (Jewell), Jarrett, Stephanie (Manuel) Padilla, Joe, Alicia Pulido, and the late James Koerbel...Obituary
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DEXTER N. OSTRUM 2022Age 76 of Ingomar on Friday, November 25, 2022. Loving father of Jamie Ostrum (Jake) and Stephen Ostrum (Joy); grandfather of Violet and Evie Ostrum; brother of Janice O'Connor and the late Donald Ostrum. Dex was an Army veteran who served in Vietnam. He was a retired Secret Service agent who worked at a variety of...Obituary

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