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    NICHOLAS FILIA

    On Sunday July 3, 2016, Nicholas (Nick) Filia, age 92, of The Arbors in Valencia. Father of Nick Filia & Jack Filia both of Erie, Brother of Victor (Marie) Filia of Ca. and the late James Filia, Marion Caltagirone, Elizabeth Kerr, and Eugene Filia, also 2 grandsons. Friends received Wed from 4PM to 8PM at James F. Filia Funeral Home & Cremation Services where blessing services will be held Thurs at 11AM. Interment will be at the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies View Full Notice ? NICHOLAS FILIA

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    DAVID A POZEK

    Dave Pozek, formerly of Braddock Hills, died peacefully surrounded by his family on his 74th birthday. He is survived by his wife, Judith Kajder; son, Nick Pozek; and brother of Albert (Joy) Pozek, Mary Kay (Jim) Filia, Patricia (Josh) Edwards and Susan Campayno. He was a former member of the Braddock Hills VFD, former PA State Police Officer & an Army veteran. Friends received from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday and from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the JAMES F. FILIA FUNERALHOME & CREMATION SERVICES, 354 Marguerite Ave., Wilmerding. Mass of Christian Burial will be…

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    STANLEY (CHET) PIEKUT

    On Sat. April 2,2016 Stanley (Chet) Piekut, age 69 of Wilmerding, Beloved father of Loren (Amy) of Pittsburgh, Brother of David of Hilton Head, Dear Grandfather of Jacek & Eden. Beloved friend of Nancy Krueger of Wilmerding. Son of the late Stanley & Wanda Piekut. Friends recieved at JAMES F. FILIA FUNERAL HOME 354 Marguerite Ave. Wilmerding on Tue 2-4pm & 6-8pm. with final prayers beginning at 7:45 PM. View Full Notice ? STANLEY (CHET) PIEKUT

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    FRANK J POLYFKA

    On Sunday, Jan. 31,2016,, age 93 of Monroeville, Husband of the late Rose Sakala Polyfka, Beloved father of Gary of Monroeville. Brother of the late Sophie Maschok, Helen Slonska, Josephine Turnshek, & Edmund Polyfka. Frank was a WWII Army/Air Corp veteran, and a lifetime member of the Philaretic Society. Friends received at the James F. Filia Funeral Home and Cremation Services 354 Marguerite Ave. Wilmerding of Tue. from 4pm to 8pm. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Jude The Apostle Church on Wed at 11AM View Full Notice ? FRANK J POLYFKA

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    MICHAEL TRKULA

    Michael Trkula, 56, of Wilmerding, died Wednesday, Jan 6, 2016. Mike married his best friend and beloved wife, Camille, on July 3, 1993. He was the son of the late Michael and Rosemary McHugh Trkula; beloved brother of Jeane (Dale) Mills, of Monroeville, John (Sue) Trkula, of Monroeville, and Mary (Dennis) Gates, of East McKeesport; and dear uncle of seven nieces and nephews. Friends will be received from 1 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at the JAMES F. FILIA FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION SERVICES, 354 Marguerite Ave., Wilmerding. Blessing services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday…

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    MARIA STELIGA

    Maria, age 77 of N. Versailles, passed into eternal life on Christmas Day. Wife of the late Zdzislaw (Jesse), beloved mother of Yolonta (Yola) (James) Schoeller of Chambersburg & Robert (Cheryl Williams) of Tarentum. Dear grandmother of Ashley, Bradley, Brandon, & Jenna Schoeller. Sister of the late Zdzislaw Gromer. Friends reciever at the JAMES F. FILIA FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION SERVICES 354 MARGUERITE AVE. WILMERDING on Mon. 2-4pm & 6-8pm. Mass of Christian burial at St Jude the Apostle Church on Tue at 10am View Full Notice ? MARIA STELIGA

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    Jennie Pudlowski

    Age 87, of Wilmerding, on Sunday, January 26, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Edward Pudlowski; loving mother of Michael of Ohio, Richard of North Versailles, and Edward (Jody) of Texas; sister of the late Stella Snodel, John Pieseski, Stanley Pieseski, and Leo King; proud grandmother of Ryan, Rebecca, Eric, and Adam. Friends received at the JAMES F. FILIA FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICE, 354 Marguerite Avenue, Wilmerding, on Tuesday, from 2:00-4:00 p.m. and 6:00-8:00 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday at 12:00 p.m. in St. Jude the Apostle Church. View Full Notice ? Jennie…

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    Harriet Elizabeth Stitzer-Nickel

    Harriet Elizabeth Stitzer-Nickel September 2, 1925 November 7, 2014 Harriet Stitzer-Nickel, 89, of Pittsburgh, PA, passed away on Friday, November 7, 2014, at Concordia Assisted Living in Plum, PA. Born on September 2nd, 1925, in Reading, PA, she was the daughter of the late Clarence and Blanche Stitzer. An avid reader and lifelong learner, she had many hobbies and interests, and enjoyed being active in her church. Harriet is survived by her son, Kenneth Nickel of Pittsburgh, PA, her daughter Carol Nickel, grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Also surviving is Harriet’s sister, Winifred “Winnie” Smith of Bellefonte, PA. Along with her…

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    Edwin B. “Bege” Bajgier

    Edwin B. “Bege” Bajgier, age 94, of West Wilmerding passed away Fri., Dec. 5, 2014. He was the beloved husband of Cecelia (Novosel) who pre-decreased him April 5, 1979. Edwin was born in West Wilmerding Aug. 8, 1920, son of the late Antoni and Antonina (Smolen) Bajgier. He was the brother of the late Walter, Joseph and Edward Bajgier and Mary Ann Olsen. Beloved father of Nancy (Jeff) Beatty of Wexford and Tom (the late Michaelene) Bajgier of Monroe, MI; grandfather of Jacob and Kurt Beatty, Christopher (Caitlin Conroy) and Bryan (Miranda) Bajgier. Proud great-grand father of Joseph and Emma…

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    Edward L. Cyburt

    Edward L. Cyburt, age 91, of N. Versailles passed away on Tue. Dec 9,2014. Husband of the late Stephania, beloved father of Victoria (Stephen) Mauser of Texas, Edward Jr of N. Versailles, Lawrence of Calif. Grandfather of Lawrence Jr. Ed was employed at Westinghouse Electric in East Pittsburgh as a layout coordinator. Friends received at the James F. Filia Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 354 Marguerite Ave. Wilmerding,Pa. on Friday 2-4 & 6-8 PM. Mass of Christian burial at St. Jude the Apostle on Sat at 10AM. Ed was a WWII Army veteran serving with the 102nd Infantry Div, Association…

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    Sophie Frydrych

    Sophie Frydrych, 85, of Wilmerding, died Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014. She was the wife of John P. Frydrych; beloved mother of John J. (Beth), of Murrysville; grandmother of Tori Frydrych; sister of Theodore (Helen) Czekaj, of Wilmerding, Bernice Kurp, of North Huntingdon, and the late Stanley Czekaj, Jopsephine Fagan and Walter Czekaj; also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Sophie was a very active member of the former St. Leocadia Church and current St. Jude the Apostle Parish and The Parish Rosary Society. Friends received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the JAMES F. FILIA…

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    Samuel Robert Backus

    Unexpectedly on Sat. Dec 20, 2014, age 56,of Monroeville fondly called “Bobby” He was the son of the late Samuel Robert Backus and Rosina Kenyon Backus. Bobby is survived by his loving companion Jacquie Folkmire; Bobby was the cherished father of Robert Anthony Backus and Dana Rose Backus, mother of his children Leanna DeCenzo Backus; , devoted brother of Sally Backus Wickstrom and her husband Gus and the late Frank K. Backus. Bobby was adored by his nieces & nephews and had a wide circle of friends, many of whom referred to him as “The Man In Black” He had…

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    Mary Ann Zuccarelli

    Age 80, of East Pittsburgh, Wife of the late James Zuccarelli, Mother of James (Diane) Zuccarelli of Fla. Ranae (Colt) Coleman of E. Pittsburgh and the late Kenny (surviving spouse Elaine) Zuccarelli, sister of Nicholas Zuga of White Oak also 7 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. Private services at the families request. View Full Notice ? Mary Ann Zuccarelli

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    Edward James Deenihan Sr.

    Edward James Deenihan Sr., 96, passed away on Friday, May 1, 2015. He was the husband of the late Irene (Shaffer) Deenihan; Son of the late John and Rose Corey Deenihan; Father of John of Woodland hills, CA, Edward J. (Kathleen) of Pleasanton, CA, Patrick (Janice) of Reno, NV, Rosemary (Orval) Choate of Nevada City, CA, Elizabeth (Kendall) Harmon of Summerville, SC, Margaret (Mark) Caruso of Sun City West, AZ, and Timothy (Jennifer Paige) of Bridgeport, CT; brother of Margaret Morrison of Ellenton, FL; also 14 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Long ago, while playing a game with friends, Ed Deenihan…

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    Elizabeth Lorenc

    Elizabeth Stapinski Lorenc, 89, of Wilmerding, died Wednesday, May 20, 2015. She was the wife of the late Walter F. Lorenc. She is also survived by nieces and nephews. Betty was the past president of PNA Council No. 76 and Star of Liberty Lodge No. 1692. Friend received from 9 a.m. until time of blessing service at 11 a.m. Saturday at the JAMES F. FILIA FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICES, 354 Marguerite Ave., Wilmerding. Interment New St. Joseph Cemetery, North Versailles. View Full Notice ? Elizabeth Lorenc

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    SARAH M ROCKWELL

    On Sunday July 5, 2015, Sarah age 28 of Pitcairn, Daughter of Debra Rockwell and the late Todd Rockwell, Mother of Geordan Lubay, Julius Noel & Kadeo Parr, Sister of Nick Rockwell and Jessica Rockwell. Also survived by Aunts, Uncles, Nieces & nephews. Friends will be received at the JAMES F. FILIA FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICES on Sunday from 2PM to 8PM. A blessing service will be held Sunday evening beginning at 7:30PM View Full Notice ? SARAH M ROCKWELL

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    STELLA C JANIK

    On Fri. July 10, 2015 Stella C.Janik of Virginia, formerly of Monroeville. Daughter of the late Stanley and Caroline Janik, Sister of the late John, Joseph, Frank, Edward and Helen Janik, also survived by Nieces & Nephews. Friends received at the JAMES F. FILIA FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICES, 354 Marguerite Ave., Wilmerding Tuesday from 9am to 10:30am Mass of Christian burial at St. Jude the Apostle Church at 11 am View Full Notice ? STELLA C JANIK

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    BETTY ROTHRAUFF

    On Thurs July 16,2015, Betty, age 97 of Irwin. wife of the late Elmer C Rothrauff, beloved mother of David G. (Helen) of Penn Twp, Dennis H. of Irwin, Terry R. (Margie) of Plum, Darlene R. (John) Heptig of Irwin, and Paul (Mila) of Trafford also 13 grandchildren & 9 great grandchildren. Friends recieved at the JAMES F. FILIA FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION SERVICES 354 MARGUERITE AVE. WILMERDING on Sat from 6-8 PM and Sun 2-4 & 6-8 PM. Mass of Christian Burial will be at St. Jude the Apostle Church on Mon at 10 AM View Full Notice ?…