Patty A. Hornfeck

hornfleckOn Saturday June 20, 2015. Patty age 65 of Lowber passed away at the Village of Penn Woods in Wilkinsburg, PA. Born in August 10, 1949 in Huntingdon County, she was the daughter of Frances (Banks) Taylor and the late Rowland Cutshall. She is survived by Husband Edwin J. Hornfeck, sons Edwin Jr, (Heather) of Gratztown, Dale (Lisa) and Daniel (Amy) of Lowber, PA. Grandmother of Kasie West and Travis Hornfeck. Sister of Dolly, Sally, Susie, Dennis, and Thomas. Patty is survived by many nieces and nephews. Honoring her wishes Services will be private.

Arrangements

James F. Kutch Funeral Homes & Crematory
433 Lincoln Highay
East McKeesport, PA
412-823-4054

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Patricia M. (Silvasy) DiNinno

pic-diNinno-2015On Tuesday June 16, 2015, Patricia M., age 75 of Rankin, surrounded by her family passed away. Daughter of the late Phillip and Mary Silvasy. Beloved wife of the late Nick A. DiNinno, Sr. Loving Mother of Nick, Jr. (Carol), David (Mary), Philip (Roberta), Bennett, and Anthony (Barbara) DiNinno. Loving Grandmother of Nicholas (Kayla), Jason, Joshua, David, Jr.,(Diana), Christopher, Amanda, Chelsea, Philip Jr., (Amanda Rae), Renee (Brandon) and Anthony Jr. Loving Great-Grandmother of Logan, Emily, David III, Adrianna, Ava, Lila, and Philip III. Pat was the Boro Secretary of Rankin for 37years and was very involved in the community, especially during the holiday season. She enjoyed spending time with her family as well as making crafts and was known for her prize-winning Texas Sheet cake.

Arrangements

Friends received Thursday and Friday 2pm-4pm & 6pm-8pm

James F. Kutch Funeral Homes & Crematory
107 Fourth Avenue
Rankin, PA 15104

Mass of Christian Burial
Saturday 10am
Good Shepherd Church
Braddock, PA

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Helen A. (Galla) Melko

MelkoOn Monday, June 15, 2015, Helen 94 of East McKeesport passed away. Wife of the late John E. Melko. Mother of Joseph (Deborah) Vranko, Annette (Rudy) Dukovich, Barbara Taylor, John J. Melko and the late Bernard Vranko. Survived by Daughter-in-law Carmen Vranko. Sister of Frank Simko, proceeded in death by 4 brothers. Grandmother of 7, Also Great-Grandchildren. She was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother who loved cooking, baking, and bingo.

Arrangements

Friends received Wednesday 2pm-8pm at:

James F. Kutch Funeral Homes & Crematory
433 Lincoln Highway
East McKeesport, PA 15035
412-823-4054

Mass of Christian burial Thursday, 10am at St. Roberts Bellarmine church.

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Michael M. Tomko

pic-tompko-2015On Thursday, June 4, 2015, Michael M., of Murrysville, formerly of North Versailles, passed away. Beloved husband of Dolores (Pulit) Tomko of 59 years; loving father of Michelle (Dr. Howard) Ferimer, Carol (Robert) Furgurson, Kathleen (Brian) Molinaro, and Mary Ann (Cmdr Michael) Hritz; brother of Elsie (Bill) Spevak; grandfather of Dr. Stephanie Ferimer, Steven Ferimer, Miles Molinaro, Breanna Molinaro, Livia Molinaro, Conrad Molinaro, Elsa Hritz, and Dolly Hritz; cousin of William Astrab and George Astrab. He was a graduate of Pitt, class of 1954. Michael was a teacher for 40 years where he taught at Rankin High, Langley High, Hillel Academy, West Mifflin South and St. Angela Merici.

Arrangements

Friends received Sunday and Monday 2 p.m.-8 p.m. at:
James F. Kutch Funeral Homes & Crematory
433 Lincoln Highway
East McKeesport, Pennsylvania
412-823-4054

Parastas

Monday at 3:30 p.m.

Divine Liturgy

Tuesday at 11 a.m.
St. Peter & Paul Church
Braddock, PA

~ Everyone please meet at the church. ~

Burial will follow in McKeesport Versailles Cemetery.

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Sylvia Schultz

shultzOn Sunday May 17, 2015, Sylvia Schultz age 87 of North Versailles passed away. She was born July 14, 1927 in Washington PA. Daughter of the late Stanley and Mary Olszewski. She married John F. Schultz on September 30, 1950 and he preceded her in death on November 1, 1974. She was a member of St Roberts Church and employed at the Dept of State as a case worker for the DPW. After retirement she enjoyed traveling and spending time with family and friends. Loving mother of Sharon (Ray) Burns, John (Terry) Schultz and James (Christine) Schultz. Grandmother of John (Lisa) Schultz, Christine (Chris) Burns, Ray J. Burns, and Justin Schultz. Great-grandmother of Cheyenne Cleveland, Jack Schultz and Nick Schultz. Sister of Irene Brunner, Stanley Olszewski, and Tom Olszewski.

Arrangements

Friends received Tuesday 2pm-4pm and 6pm-8pm

James F. Kutch Funeral Homes & Crematory
433 Lincoln Highway
East McKeesport, PA 15035
412-823-4054

Mass of Christian burial Wednesday 10am at St. Roberts Bellarmine Church

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Charles “Bud” Lesko

leskoOn Thursday, May 14, 2015, Charles “Bud,” of Bradenton, FL, formerly of Rankin and North Versailles, passed away at the age of 78. Son of the late John and Kathryn (Ladika) Lesko; husband of 56 years to Patricia (DeLucente) Lesko; loving father of Denise (Charles) Knox; grandfather of C.J. (Kelsee Hibner) Knox and Sean (Dana) Knox, who were the joy of his life; also many nieces, nephews and cousins. Preceded in death by brother, John Lesko. Retired from G.B.U. He was a member of CFU over 50 years and current president of the C.F.U. New ERA Lodge 718 in Rankin. He was a former employee of the CFU and a past delegate to numerous CFU quadrennial conventions. Member of the National Board of Trustees of the CFU. He recently retired as chairman of the Croatian Day Committee in Kennywood. Past President of the Croatian Beneficial Club in Rankin. Also Past President of the Rankin Junior Tamburitzans. Bud loved everything Croatian and was involved in all aspects his whole life.

Arrangements

James F. Kutch Funeral Homes & Crematory
433 Lincoln Highway
East McKeesport, PA
412-823-4054

Mass of Christian Burial Saturday 11 a.m. St. Colman’s, Turtle Creek on June 6, 2015.

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Barbara A. (Puskar) Farren

Barbara A. (Puskar) Farren, Age 71, passed away on Sunday, May 10, 2015. A longtime roseresident of Rankin and retired nurse of the Braddock Hospital. Daughter of the late John and Mary Puskar; loving mother of Sean Farren; cherished sister of Donna Puskar and Ed Puskar. No visitation and private service.

Arrangements

James F. Kutch Funeral Homes & Crematory
433 Lincoln Highway
East McKeesport, PA 15035
412-823-4054

The family asks that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to the American Cancer Society , 320 Bilman Dr., Pittsburgh, PA 15205.

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Antoinette M. (Bucar) Litch

litchAntoinette M. (Bucar) Litch, age 88, went home to be with the Lord on May 1, 2015, surrounded by loving family. Loving wife of the late Michael A. Litch; daughter of the late Magdalen (Berdik) and Martin Bucar; loving mother of Deborah (Michael) Metikosh, Michele (Peter) Litch-McGinty, Susan (Thomas) Onder, Annette (Ron) Litch and the late Michael Litch; grandmother of Maigen, Stephanie, Ronald, Erica, David, Suzanne (Tim) and Raymond; great-grandmother of Weston; loving sister of Joseph Bucar and the late Michael, Frank, John, Ann, and Stephen; she will also be missed by loving friends and family.

Arrangements

Friends and family received Sunday 2-6 p.m.
JAMES F. KUTCH FUNERAL HOMES & CREMATORY
433 Lincoln Highway
East McKeesport, PA 15035
412-823-4054

Blessing service on Monday 10 a.m. at the funeral home.

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