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Diane Giannandrea Dunn

November 20, 2020 |

By Wojciechowski Funeral Home | Posted in: Wojciechowski Funeral Home

Diane Giannandrea Dunn, 64, of McKeesport, formerly of Glassport, died Nov. 20, 2020.  She is the daughter of the late Joseph Giannandrea and Mary (Govola) Giannandrea.  Diane is survived by her daughter Katie Harrison, brother Joe (Carol) Giannandrea; sister Karen (Denny) Bucy;  also nieces and nephews.  Funeral arrangements by Wojciechowski Funeral Home, Glassport.

 


James M. Borucki

November 14, 2020 |

By Wojciechowski Funeral Home | Posted in: Wojciechowski Funeral Home

James M. Borucki, 64 of Glassport, died Nov. 13, 2020.

Jim was a CDL Operator for Twin Rivers COG. Jim loved to hunt and fish and was an avid runner and competed in the Great Race and several local 5K Races. He was very proud of his Polish Heritage and whenever he was around, Polka music was playing. He was a beloved Uncle to all of his nieces, nephews and now their children.  

His favorite place to be was Tionesta and the memories we all have of him are endless. Fly High Jim Bob! There will never be another one like you. You will be dearly missed by everybody who has ever met you.

 
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Florence Laychak

November 02, 2020 |

By Wojciechowski Funeral Home | Posted in: Wojciechowski Funeral Home

Florence Laychak, 92, died Friday October 30, 2020. She is the daughter of the late John and Anna (Kamara) Oley. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband Michael Laychak and  infant son Robert Laychak. She is survived by her children Michael (Alexis) Laychak, Mary Ann (the late George) Yurchisin, Linda (Donald) Schmidt, and Mark (Anne) Laychak; grandchildren Rhonda, Karen (Harry), Debbi, Heather (George), Matthew, Scott (Barb), Craig (Shelly), Adam, Luke (Brooke), Noah (Carisa), Craig (Tina), Nicholas (Jennifer), Marcus, Alina, Becca, Jonathan (Kristi), Emily, Liz (Josh), Megan, and Christopher; great-grandchildren Zachary, Evan, Hunter, Gavin, RJ, Lauren, Hannah, Sam, Ben, Collin, Evan, Gracelyn, Cole, Emilei, Kalina, Marek, Craig, Kylie, Nicholas, Adelyn, Kinley, Olivia, Poppy, Penn, Suzette, and Christopher.

 
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Evelyn (Bubbie) Yonek Gooch

October 28, 2020 |

By Wojciechowski Funeral Home | Posted in: Wojciechowski Funeral Home

  Evelyn (Bubbie) Yonek Gooch, age 95 of Port Vue, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family on Tues., Oct. 27, 2020.  She was born in McKeesport on Feb. 28, 1925 to the late John Yonek and Susan Mross Yonek.  She was the wife of the late Paul Gooch. 

After her children were grown, she enjoyed making hoagies at Fuzzy's and catering for Joe Winzek's in Glassport.  She loved spending time and cooking for her family, traveling, casinos, crafts, crocheting and especially spending winters in Arizona. 

She was the founding member of the Vermont Avenue Card Club where they shared many fun-filled memories. "Bubbie" lived her life to the fullest and always had room in her home and in her heart, especially at the dinner table for friends and family.

 
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John A. Kaczka

October 22, 2020 |

By Wojciechowski Funeral Home | Posted in: Wojciechowski Funeral Home

   

John A. Kaczka, 86, of Glassport died Oct. 20, 2020.  He is the son of the late Anthony and Antoinette (Kumiega) Kaczka.  He is survived by his beloved wife of 60 years Elizabeth "Betty" (Braun) Kaczka; children Connie (Sean) Slattery, Anthony Kaczka, Christine Scaglione and Mary (Dan) Romanelli; grandchildren Gabrielle Masten, Dylan Slattery, Joe Slattery, Harry Slattery, Anthony Kaczka, Zachery Kaczka, Cherese Wright, Candace Kammerdiener, Isaac Yuhas, Gus Yuhas and Jaiden Romanelli;great grandchildren Alina Masten, Keanu Hitaffer, Emma Grahm, Noni Kaczka and Zander Kaczka; sisters Stephanie Edmundson and Mildred Prejean;also many nieces and nephews.  He was preceded  in death by his son Francis Kaczka and several brothers and sisters.  John was a retired barber in Glassport for over 53 years, a member of Queen of the Rosary Parish, American Legion and the PNA and also served in the US Marine Corp.  The family would like to thank Amedsys Hospice, especially Pastor Larry, and the VA for their care and kindness given to John.  A private visitation and burial will be held.  Funeral arrangements by Wojciechowski Funeral Home, Glassport.

 


Hyacinth "Tootsie" P. Michalski

October 07, 2020 |

By Wojciechowski Funeral Home | Posted in: Wojciechowski Funeral Home

Hyacinth "Tootsie" P. Michalski, 86, of Glassport died Oct. 7, 2020.  She is the daughter of the late Leo and Cecelia (Pryzwarthy) Michalski.  She is survived by her niece Renee (Tim) Zecchini; great nephew Anthony (Samantha) Zecchini; great niece Kristin (David) Hockenbroch; great great nephews Luca Zecchini and Ayden Hockenbroch; also other nieces.  Tootsie was a retired registered nurse for Braddock Hospital and was a member of Queen of the Rosary Parish.  Friends will be received at the Wojciechowski Funeral Home, Glassport on Fri. from 6 to 8.  A funeral blessing will be held Sat. at 10:00 am in the funeral home with Father Wojcicki.

 


Andrew C. Yavorski

October 07, 2020 |

By Wojciechowski Funeral Home | Posted in: Wojciechowski Funeral Home

Andrew C. Yavorski, 70, died Oct. 6, 2020.  He is the son of the late Andrew and Helen Yavorski.  Andrew is survived by his son Michael Yavorski; grandchildren Annistazia and Michael, Jr.; girlfriend Deborah Wright and brothers John and William Yavorski.  Andrew was a member of the Assembly of God Church in Glassport.  Funeral arrangements by Wojciechowski Funeral Home, Glassport.

 


Norma J. Tyskiewicz

September 26, 2020 |

By Wojciechowski Funeral Home | Posted in: Wojciechowski Funeral Home

Norma J. Tyskiewicz, of Glassport, died peacefully at the age of 90, surrounded by family, on Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020.  She is the daughter of the late William and Bessie Mae (Fine) McCorkle and beloved wife of the late Stanley Tyskiewicz.  Norma is survived by her children Lynda (Michael) Whitcomb, Kathy Catalina, Norma Davis, Stanley Tyskiewicz and Elaina (Gregory) Skiba; grandchildren Ed Catalina, Carrie Scott, Megan Skiba and Emily Skiba and 5 great grandchildren. 
 
Norma enjoyed spending time with her children and grandchildren, whom she loved endlessly.  She enjoyed cooking and baking and waiting for spring so she could sit on the porch and watch the hummingbirds.  She spent years painting pictures and doing ceramics , for friends and family.  She loved winter so she could watch her favorite sports teams, especially the Pittsburgh Penguins.  She will be missed by many.

 
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Patricia T. Foster

September 22, 2020 |

By Wojciechowski Funeral Home | Posted in: Wojciechowski Funeral Home

Patricia T. Foster (Gabauer), 79, went home to be with the Lord on September 18, 2020. She passed away peacefully at her home after a long illness.

Patricia was born July 9, 1941 in West Mifflin, PA. She was heavily involved with her church St. Mary’s Catholic Church of Tampa; a member of the quilting club and the lady’s prayer group. She volunteered her time when needed and will always be remembered as a kind and giving person.

Patricia is preceded in death by her parents, Margaret and Anthony Gabauer, of Glassport, PA, sister Antoinette “Toni” (Howard) Evans of Glassport, PA. She is survived by her children, Christopher (Jennifer) Foster of Lutz, FL., Jill Foster of Brandon, FL., Jennifer (Jason) Wilkinson of Boiling Springs, SC.; four grandchildren Theresa, Brian, Kayla and Cody; four great grandchildren Miranda, Addison, Krystina and Koltyn; sister Judy (Harold) King of Glassport, PA.; brothers Tom (Ruth Ann) Gabauer of York, SC., and Rick (Leslie) Gabauer of Fort Mill, SC., and serveral nieces and nephews.

“May you rest in the arms of the Lord who formed you from the dust of the earth.  May Holy Mary, the angels, and all the Saints welcome you now that you have gone forth from this life. May Christ who was crucified for you, bring you freedom and peace.”

Family and friends will be received October 10, 2020 from 3:00 pm – 4:30pm at which time a blessing will be held with Father Tom Lewandowski at Wojciechowski Funeral Home, 640 Vermont Avenue, Glassport, PA  15405. In lieu of flowers, the family requests a donation be made to the American Lung Association.

She will be laid to rest at Calvary Catholic Cemetery, Clearwater, FL.

 


Faith Ann (Gouker) Kuhns

September 14, 2020 |

By Wojciechowski Funeral Home | Posted in: Wojciechowski Funeral Home

Faith Ann (Gouker) Kuhns, 61, of Port Vue, died Sept. 12, 2020.  She is the daughter of the late Charles and Margaret (Novak) Gouker and wife of the late James Kuhns.  Faith is survived by her sisters Josette Fuls and Paulette (Joseph) Humenansky; niece Kimberly Ann Taylor; nephew Brian J. Humenansky; great nephews Liam and Finnley Humenansky; significant other Brian Woodworth and many cousins and friends.  Funeral arrangements by Wojciechowski Funeral Home, Glassport.

 


Mary Ann Zebroski

September 11, 2020 |

By Wojciechowski Funeral Home | Posted in: Wojciechowski Funeral Home

 

Mary Ann Zebroski, 75, of Homestead, formerly of Glassport, died Sept. 10, 2020.  She is the beloved wife of Kenneth Zebroski; mother of Daria (Brian) George and Kelly (John) Palmer; grandmother of Scott and Adam Webb and Jarod and Rachael Palmer; sister of Jacob (the late Lillian) Viehl and Katherine “Kitty” (Joe) Nelson.  She is also survived by many family and friends.  Friends received Wojciechowski Funeral Home, Glassport on Wed. from 3 to 6:30 at which time a memorial service will be held with Rev. Hal Dangle. 
 


Dennis J. Gribschaw

September 07, 2020 |

By Wojciechowski Funeral Home | Posted in: Wojciechowski Funeral Home

 

Dennis J. Gribschaw, 65 of Glassport, died Sept. 5, 2020 after a courageous battle with cancer.  He is the son of the late Albert C. and Mary E. (Dzvonik) Gribschaw.  He is survived by his beloved wife Jamie (Wible) Gribschaw; daughter Breanna (Michael) McFarland; sons Brian Gribschaw and Jordan Simko; siblings Sister Donna M. Gribschaw, Albert M. Gribschaw, Ronald (Joan) Gribschaw and Christine A. (Patrick) McCarthy; step siblings Rudy (Sara) Arn, Stephen (Kim) Arn and Mary (Frank) Haught; dog Sissy and Granddog Remi; also nieces and nephews.

 
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Robert N. Krauth

August 24, 2020 |

By Wojciechowski Funeral Home | Posted in: Wojciechowski Funeral Home

Robert N. Krauth, born April 21, 1937 in Pittsburgh went to sleep on Aug. 24, 2020.  He was preceded in death by his parents Norman and Henrietta Krauth; brothers Dick, Al and Dave and sisters Ginny and Peggy.  He is survived by his beloved wife LaWanda (McDonald) Muscante Krauth and loved by his adopted Muscante family; brothers Fred and Tom and sisters Maryanne and Sister Leah and many nieces and nephews.  Bob was a member of the River City Church, formerly known as the Glassport Assembly of God, where he served as a Deacon and also served in the US Airforce.  Friends will be received at the Wojciechowski Funeral Home, Glassport on Sunday from 2 to 6, at which time a memorial service will be held at 6:00 pm with Rev. Patrick Pugh.  Due to Covid 19 the family requests social distancing and masks be worn.  They also request no flowers, as that was Bob's wishes.

 


Rita J. Karnash

August 22, 2020 |

By Wojciechowski Funeral Home | Posted in: Wojciechowski Funeral Home

Rita J. Karnash, 89, of Glassport died Aug. 22, 2020.  She is the daughter of the late William and Mary Blakley and beloved wife of the late Valentine Karnash.  She is survived by daughters Donna Nolder of Glassport, Carol (Robert) Dandar of North Versailles and Valerie (Ron) Benoit of Glassport; son David (Cindy) Karnash of Glassport; also 11 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by brother William Blakley and sisters Catherine Margolotti, Marcella "Icie" Synkowksi and Joyce Walters.  Rita was a member of the Glassport Senior Citizens and the Queen of the Rosary Parish.  Friends received Wojciechowski Funeral Home, Glassport on Monday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8.  The family would like to send a special thank you to Southerwestern Nursing Home for the excellent care given to their mom.

 


Gail L. Kennedy

August 11, 2020 |

By Wojciechowski Funeral Home | Posted in: Wojciechowski Funeral Home

Gail L. Kennedy, 79, of Dravosburg died Aug. 8, 2020.  She is the daughter of the late Lester and Blanche (Robinson) Lewis.  She is survived by her beloved husband Howard Kennedy; daughters Judy (William) Snodgrass and Melissa (David) Hobby; grandchildren Caitlin (Mike) Sostaric, Joshua Hobby and Tomi James McKelvey; great grandchildren Mia and Michael Sostaric; brother-in-law Robert Campbell; sister-in-law Kathy Kranz; aunt Lois Adams; also nieces and nephews.  She was preceded in death by her sister Linda "Din" Campbell.  Gail was a member of the Dravosburg United Methodist Church.  A private funeral service was held Tues., Aug. 11, 2020.  Funeral arrangements by Wojciechowski Funeral Home, Glassport.

 

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