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Nancy Gregris

November 25, 2019 |

By Ott Funeral Home Inc. | Posted in: Joseph F. Ott Funeral Home

Nancy A. (Protz) Gregris, 78, of Irwin formerly of Duquesne died Sunday November 24, 2019, in the Forbes Regional Hospital, Monroeville. She was born July 14, 1941, in McKeesport a daughter of the late Ted and Helen (Petrisko) Protz. Prior to her retirement she was employed as a school teacher for the Duquesne School District. She was a member of the Immaculate Conception Church, in Irwin. Surviving are her husband of 55 years F. James Gregris; four children Amy Gregris, of Greensburg, LTC. Mark Gregris and his wife, Jessica, of Springfield, VA, Phyllis Tomblin and her husband, Larry, of Poplar Grove, IL, Mary Lou Manns, of West Mifflin; four grandchildren Zachary Gregris, of Casper WY, Megan Gaza, of Long Beach, CA, Amanda Gaza, of Greensburg and Morgan Gaza, of VA and several nieces and nephews. Friends will be received 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Ott Funeral Home Inc. 805 Pennsylvania Avenue Irwin. A funeral service will be held 9:30 a.m. Friday in the funeral home. Interment will follow in the Irwin Union Cemetery, North Huntingdon. To send on line condolences please visit www.ottfuneralhome.com

 


Alan W. "Ship" Hornbake Jr.

November 18, 2019 |

By Ott Funeral Home Inc. | Posted in: Joseph F. Ott Funeral Home

Alan W. “Skip” Hornbake Jr., 69, of  North Huntingdon died Sunday November 17, 2019 at his home. He was born May 2, 1950, in Charleroi a son of the late Alan W. Sr. and Vi (Rice) Hornbake. Prior to his retirement he was employed as a senior field inspector for Bechtel Betis of West Mifflin. He was a member of the St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, in North Huntingdon. Veteran of the Marine Corp serving during Vietnam  War where he served as a “Tunnel Rat” with the First Battalion Hotel Company 226. He was a member of the Marine Corps Veterans Association and it’s Honor Guard; also a member of the White Oak VFW. Skip was an avid Penn State fan. He was a true American Patriot with a fondness for History.   In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by a sister Maryann Peterson. Surviving are his wife of 36 years Teresa (Garner) Hornbake; three sons Brian Smith, of San Diego, CA, Thomas Gauthier and his wife, Susan, of Gibson, Corey Hornbake and his wife Jansen, of Layfayette Hill: six grandchildren Kasie Hickman, Daniel and William Gauthier, Dillon Smith, Brantley and Jaxton Hornbake; a niece Tracie Powell and a cousin Judie White and her family. Friends will be received 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Ott funeral Home Inc. 805 Pennsylvania Avenue Irwin. Parting prayers will be held 9:00 a.m. Thursday in the funeral home followed by a 9:30 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial celebrated in the St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church. Interment will follow in the Penn Lincoln Memorial Park, North Huntingdon. In lieu of flowers the family suggest memorial donations be made to the Vietnam Vets of America 8719 Colesville Road Suite 100 Silver Spring MD 20910 www.vva.org To send on line condolences please visit www.ottfuneralhome.com

 


Edward S. Macey "Skippy"

November 15, 2019 |

By Ott Funeral Home Inc. | Posted in: Joseph F. Ott Funeral Home

Loving father, grandfather and great grandfather Edward S. Macey “Skippy”, of Irwin, born May 2, 1928, in McKeesport, to parents Joseph Macey and Mary (Visdosh) Macey, one of seven siblings, passed peacefully on November 13, 2019 at age 91, surrounded by his children and grandchildren following a long struggle of ill health. It warms the hearts of his children Edward A. (Kaypee Soh) Macey, Patricia (Tim) McCelland, Diana Macey, Joanie (Jason Shickel) Macey and Tammy (Aaron) Brentzel knowing he’ll be greeted by the love of his life Joan Macey along with parents and siblings that have all passed before him. He will be deeply missed by his 12 grandchildren Ryan, Matthew, Tracy, Kristi, Katie, Jessica, Staci, Shana, Joey, Maddy, Gracie and Noraa and seven great grandchildren Dylan, Lily, Jaide, Emmah, Jovi, Maci and Bentlee Jo, along with dear friends Robert and Patricia Bergamasco. A joy for all the family of recent years was gifting Skippy with lottery scratches for birthdays, holidays or just to see the smile on his face when he wasn’t feeling his best, Scratching away anticipating a big winner including the night before his passing, he was still scratching away one last time surrounded by smiles, tears and lots of love. He loved sharing a favorite song “Mother’s Mansion is Higher than Mine” and surrounded by family he sang his favorite verse one final time; “I’ve a mansion high prepared for me ‘twas built by hands divine But I know my mother’s mansion is higher than mine” “FOREVER IN OUR HEARTS” Eddie, Patty, Diana, Joanie and Tammy. Respecting their father’s request, there will not be a public memorial service. The family will be taking this time to grieve privately with a ceremony at Irwin Union Cemetery where he will be laid to rest beside his beloved Joan. If you would like to honor Skippy, a very proud Army Veteran; serving during Korea War the family suggests a contribution to the Korean War Veterans Association at https:/www.kwva.org Entrusted with the arrangements is the Ott Funeral Home Inc. 805 Pennsylvania Avenue Irwin. To send on line condolences please visit www.ottfuneralhome.com

 


Gertrude B. (Styk) McCue

December 31, 2018 |

By Ott Funeral Home Inc. | Posted in: Joseph F. Ott Funeral Home

of North Huntingdon died Sunday December 30, 2018 at her home.

 
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Ronald John Vojtko

November 20, 2018 |

By Ott Funeral Home Inc. | Posted in: Joseph F. Ott Funeral Home

Ronald John Vojtko, 72, of South Carolina formerly of North Huntingdon, died Friday November 16, 2018 at his home. He was born December 7, 1945, in Braddock a son of the late John and Bertha (DeLuca) Vojtko.  He was the owner of Ron’s Roofing Company, of North Huntingdon. He was a member of Immaculate Conception Church, of Irwin and attended St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, of North Huntingdon. Surviving is his wife Judith (Files) Vojtko; two children Lisa Montore and her husband, Joseph, of North Huntingdon, Randall G. Vojtko, of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina; two grandchildren Sydney Ruggeri and Lily Montore; a sister Christine Bostedo of North Versailles; a cousin William Fong of Delmont and three pet yorkies, Dexter, Tyler and Charley.

 
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Ronald L. Malamisuro

October 27, 2018 |

By Ott Funeral Home Inc. | Posted in: Joseph F. Ott Funeral Home

Ronlad L. Malamisuro, 77, of North Huntingdon died Thursday October 25, 2018 in the Forbes Regional Hospital, Monroeville

 
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Stephen J. Zugai

October 25, 2018 |

By Ott Funeral Home Inc. | Posted in: Joseph F. Ott Funeral Home

Stephen J. Zugai, 70, of West Newton died Wednesday, October 24, 2018 in UPMC Mercy Hospital in Pittsburgh.

 
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