Dolores J. Cancino, 88, of Irwin, passed away Sunday, August 22, 2021 at Riverside Nursing Center. She was born January 29, 1933 in McKeesport, a daughter of the late George and Mary (Tomovsick) Margie. Prior to her retirement, Dolores was a cake decorator for Giant Eagle. She was a member of Immaculate Conception Church and Topps. She enjoyed crafting and clowning, making costumes, hats, gardening, baking cakes and making candy. Dolores found great joy being around children and sharing in their laughter. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, D. David Cancino, brother, Edward Margie and sister, Irene Long. She is survived by her son, D. Rick Cancino and his wife, Nancy; daughters, Paulette Myers and Diane Lavelle and her husband, Jim; grandchildren, Benjamin Cancino, Aaron Myers, Rachel Myers, Carmen Davidson, Alex Lavelle; step grandchild, Chris; great-grandchildren, Maggie and Ayden; step great-grandchildren, Xavier, Haley, Caleb, A.J., Savana and Elsiabelle. Friends will be received from 2-5:30 p.m. on Wednesday at the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon, PA. A blessing service will follow at 5:30 p.m. in the funeral home chapel. Interment will be private. www.shirleyfuneralhome.com.
Originally published August 23, 2021.