Albert P. Ranalli, Jr., age 96 of Clairton, passed away on Wednesday, November 15, 2023 in Jefferson Hospital. Born December 19, 1926, he was a son of the late Albert Ranalli, Sr. and Catherine (Macioce) Ranalli. A member of Triumph of the Holy Cross Parish - St. Clare of Assisi Church in Clairton and a US Army Veteran of the Korean War Era, Albert worked for over 50 years in the meatcutting department at Marraccini's Supermarket in Clairton. He also worked at H&R Block as a tax preparer and at Carmike Theaters as a ticket agent. In his spare time, Albert was an avid tennis player and gardner and a great believer in "common sense." He is survived by his wife Lenore (Nesti) Ranalli; his three sons Larry (Helen) Ranalli, Donald (Christine) Ranalli, and Kenneth Ranalli; his granddaughter Nicole (Matthew) Dalton; his three great-grandchildren Logan, Lucas, and Nadia; his brothers Charles (Sue) Ranalli and Joseph Ranalli; and also nieces and nephews. Besides his parents, Albert was preceded in death by his brother Daniel Ranalli.
There is no public visitation for Albert. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, November 20, 2023 at 11 AM in Triumph of the Holy Cross Parish - St. Clare of Assisi Church. Procession and burial will follow to St. Clare Cemetery, Clairton. Arrangements by the A.J. Bekavac Funeral Home, 555 5th. St., Clairton, PA 15025 (412-233-5700) www.bekavacfuneralhome.com
Originally published November 17, 2023.