Rebecca Lynn Samoska

Sep 29, 2023

Rebecca Lynn Samoska, 65, of Slovan passed away on Friday morning September 29, 2023 in her home. She was born on April 6, 1958 a daughter of Hilda Greer Walch of Pittsburgh and the late Leo Walch. After graduating high school in the North Hills, she obtained her Insurance License and worked as an agent for Donald Weaver Insurance Agency...

Angelo Anthony Strapazzon, III

Sep 18, 2023

Angelo Anthony Strapazzon III, 68, of Langeloth, passed away on Monday morning September 18, 2023 in his home. He was born on September 9, 1955 a son of the late Angelo A. Strapazzon, Jr. and Laura Bell Garren Koon. A 1973 graduate of the Burgettstown High School, he enlisted in the United States Army serving in the 82nd Airborne from...

Shelley Ann Wehrer

Sep 18, 2023

Shelley Ann Wehrer, 78, of Burgettstown; Cross Creek Twp., passed away after a brief illness on Monday September 18, 2023 in UPMC Shadyside Hospital.

She was born on June 23, 1945 a daughter of the late Eugene and Ruth Havelka Petricca.

A 1963 graduate of the Union High School in Burgettstown, she also earned a bachelor's degree in Education from...

James E. Held

Sep 14, 2023

James E. Held, 79, of Bulger passed away peacefully on Thursday September 14, 2023 in his home with his loving family by his side.

He was born on October 19, 1943 in Akron, OH, a son of the late August and Vivian Eleanor Dewey Held and was raised in Circleville, OH until the 8th grade before moving to Cambridge, OH. He...

Redo H. Celli

Sep 4, 2023

Redo H. Celli, 78, of Burgettstown; passed away unexpectedly on Monday September 4, 2023 in UPMC Presbyterian Hospital.

He was born on May 22, 1945 in Bulger, a son of the late Peter and Cecelia Guiddy Celli.

After graduating from the Union High School, Burgettstown in 1963, he attended Duff’s Business School where he studied court stenography. 

He worked for...

Richard “R.T.” Harris

Aug 28, 2023

Richard “R.T.” Harris, age 78, passed away August 28, 2023 after a year-long, courageous battle with cancer. He was born in Pittsburgh, PA and graduated in 1963 from Union High School in Burgettstown, PA. He was a dedicated employee of Delta Airlines for 38 years and served in the U.S. Army from 1965-1967, stationed in Germany. He coached football in...

Bernard J. Jaggie

Aug 24, 2023

Bernard J.Jaggie, 84, of Rawlings, MD, formerly of Burgettstown, PA  passed away on Thursday August 24, 2023 at 12:05 pm in the Weirton Geriatrics Center.

He was born on April 6, 1939 in Colton WV a son of the late Benjamin Franklin Jaggie and Tiny Mae Bennett Jaggie.

He worked at J&L Steel in Aliquippa, PA and also Sutherland Lumber...

Norma Brooks (Stacy) Milom

Aug 13, 2023

Norma Brooks (Stacy) Milom, 92, of Burgettstown, passed away on Sunday August 13, 2023 in the Weirton Medical Center.

She was born on July 14, 1931 in Muses Mills, KY, a daughter of the late Hisa and Myrtle May (Stacy) Stacy.

Mrs. Milom was a homemaker for several years while raising her five children. At age 50, she joined the...

Jeffrey Alan Sestric

Jul 30, 2023

Jeffrey Alan Sestric, 60, of Burgettstown; Hanover Twp., passed away unexpectedly on Sunday evening,  July 30, 2023 in his home. He was born November 10, 1962 in Pittsburgh a son of Lillian Marie Whiteman Sestric of Allison Park and the late William Edward Sestric. A graduate of the Hampton High School, he spent his career in the restaurant and catering industry...

Richard L. Cipranic

Jul 12, 2023

Richard L. Cipranic, 77, of Burgettstown; Hanover Twp., passed away after a brief illness on Wednesday evening, July 12, 2023.

He was born on November 18, 1945 in Washington the son of the late Louis Cipranic, Jr. and Helen Babyak Cipranic.

A 1963 graduate of the Union High School in Burgettstown, he retired after 23 years from Langeloth Metallurgical Company.