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Carolyn Gongaware

Aug 03, 1944 - Sep 25, 2023

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Greensburg, NY

Carolyn Sue (Clendenen) Gongaware was born August 3, 1944, in Marlinton, West Virginia, a daughter of the late George W Clendenen and Ruth (Cutlip) Clendenen She was a 1962 graduate of Sewickley High School in Herminie and a 1965 graduate of The West Penn Hospital School of Nursing She also graduated in 1995 from Carlow College with her BSN She worked for many years at Westmoreland Hospital, first in the Coronary Care Unit and then in the Recovery Room Her last 8 years of working was in the medi...Read More

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Fred Billman

Apr 20, 1943 - Dec 03, 2023

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Greensburg, NY

Fred Richard "Freddie" Billman passed away on Sunday, December 3, 2023, at UPMC East Hospital after a brief stay. Fred was born on April 20, 1943, in El Paso, Texas, a son of Fred Alvin and Carolyn (Baumgarten) Billman. He graduated from the University of Texas at El Paso with a BS degree in metallurgical engineering, and from Ohio State University, with a master's degree in metallurgical engineering. While at Ohio State, he met the love of his life, Carol Jean Tintera, his wife of 57 years. After graduation from Ohio State, Fred took a job with Alcoa and he and Carol moved to Rockdale, Texas where their son Mark Thomas was born. At Rockdale, Fred worked in the aluminum powder plant as a plant engineer. After a few years the family moved to Columbus, Ohio where Fred worked at Battelle Memorial Institute while he worked on a Ph. D. Fred then returned to Alcoa's Cleveland, Ohio plant. In Cleveland, a second son, Gregory James, was born. In 1974, the family moved to Hempfield Township and Fred went to work at the Alcoa Technical Center where he remained until his retirement in 1996. In 2000, Fred's love of technology led him to begin his second career at Seton Hill University as the Executive Director of Information Technology. At Seton Hill Fred was instrumental in leading the implementation of state-of-the-art technologies that enhanced teaching and learning. He also taught Introduction to Computers for undergraduates. Following his retirement from Seton Hill, Fred enjoyed reading books, playing with his grand dog, Nola, and talking to his family. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sisters, Carolyn Jeffries, and Sue Ann Talbot. Fred is survived by his wife, Carol J. (Tintera) Billman; his son Dr. Mark Billman and wife, Dr. Ana Billman; his son, Dr. Gregory Billman, and wife Jennifer; his favorite daughter, Michelle Catherine Billman Shurick; his beloved grandchildren, Rebecca, Theresa, Christopher, Stephen, Sydney, and Taylor Billman; and several nieces and nephews. Friends will be received from 4 to 8 PM Friday at the LEO M. BACHA FUNERAL HOME, INC. , 516 Stanton Street, Greensburg. Prayers will begin at 9:00 AM Saturday in the funeral home, followed by a funeral mass to be celebrated at 9:30 AM in Blessed Sacrament Cathedral, Greensburg. www. bachafh. com To to the family or in memory of Fred Richard Billman, please

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Irvin Emerick

Oct 30, 1942 - Dec 03, 2023

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Greensburg, NY

Irvin W. "Skip" Emerick,81, of Greensburg, formerly of Carnegie, died Sunday, December 3, 2023, in RNC of Greater Pittsburgh, Greensburg. He was born October 30, 1942, in Pittsburgh, a son of the late Edgar W. and Helen (Evans) Emerick. Skip was an avid sports fan and loved watching all sports. He is survived by his six sisters, Nancy Santavy, Doris Littleton, Eleanor Wolf, Barbara Emerick, Betty Sinclair, and Kathy Anderson (David); several nieces and nephews, including special great- niece, Jasmine; and his dear friend, Tammy Winner. There will be no public viewing. All services were private, LEO M. BACHA FUNERAL HOME, INC. , 516 Stanton Street, Greensburg in charge of arrangements. The family would like to thank the nurses and staff at RNC Pittsburgh, Greensburg for their excellent care that was provided during his stay. www. bachafh. com To to the family or in memory of Irvin W. "Skip" Emerick, please

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Edith Cornelius

Dec 12, 1924 - Dec 01, 2023

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Greensburg, NY

Edith Goodman Cornelius, 98, of Pipetown, died Friday, December 1, 2023 in Greensburg Care Center, Hempfield Township. She was born December 12, 1924 in Hostetter, a daughter of the late Edward and Margaret (McMillen) Goodman. She was a member of Bethany Methodist Church, Latrobe and prior to retirement worked at Newcomer Products, Derry Township. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Eugene B. Cornelius, a son Ronald B. Cornelius, a grandson, Brock A. Cornelius, her brother, Cloyd Goodman, her sister, Grenneth Mason and 2 nieces, Loretta Fletcher and Lib Lucas. She is survived by a son, Dennis Cornelius and wife Denise, daughter-in-law, Mary Ann Cornelius, 2 grandsons, Christopher and Brian Jackson Cornelius, 3 great grandsons, Damon, Isaac and Jake and a niece Gladys Kozusko. Private services were held Tuesday at the LEO M. BACHA FUNERAL HOME, INC. , Pleasant Unity with The Rev. James F. Podlesny, OSB as celebrant. Private interment followed in Unity Cemetery, Unity Township. The family would like to offer our thanks to the Greensburg Care staff for all the love, kindness and professionalism given to mom and aunt Grenneth Mason. www. bachafh. com To to the family or in memory of Edith (Goodman) Cornelius, please

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Lavinia Tempo

Jul 11, 1930 - Nov 04, 2023

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Greensburg, NY

Lavinia Tempo, 93, of Luxor, died Saturday, November 4, 2023, at Independence Health System Westmoreland Hospital. She was born in Elizabeth Township, a daughter of the late Robert John and Alice Mae (Ludwick) Cant. Prior to retirement she had worked many years as a Registered Nurse. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John A. Tempo; son Frank Joseph Tempo; three brothers, Robert Cant, Jr. , Samuel Cant, James Cant; sister, Kathleen Angelo; and sister- in- law; Margaret Uliano. She is survived by her three sons, John Michael Tempo (Sandy), Bruce Tempo (Kathy), and Robert Tempo; nine grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; sister Margaret Ann Cant; and several nieces and nephews. All services were private. Interment was held at Greensburg Catholic Cemetery. LEO M. BACHA FUNERAL HOME, INC. , 516 Stanton Street, Greensburg in charge of arrangements. Memorial contributions may be made to Humane Society, Westmoreland County. www. bachafh. com To to the family or in memory of Lavinia Tempo, please

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William Rudolph

Dec 04, 1948 - Oct 10, 2023

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Greensburg, NY

William F Rudolph, 74, of Greensburg, died Tuesday, October 10, 2023, at Independence Health System Westmoreland Hospital, Greensburg He was born December 4, 1948, in Greensburg, a son of the late Eldras B and Betty Louise (Bell) Rudolph William was a graduate of Greensburg Salem High School and attended Point Park University for two years then The University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg where he earned a bachelor's degree William was an Air Force veteran serving during the Vietnam War Prior to retirement Bill was the owner of William F Rudolph Insurance Agency He was a member of Blessed Sacrament Cathedral and Greensburg Rotary Club He was also a former director of "Go Greensburg" and GVFD Museum Board William devoted his life to the Greensburg Volunteer Fire Department where he was a life member of Hose Co No 1 and served as Captain He was a member of the Westmoreland County Firemen's Association and the Pennsylvania State Firemen's Association He is survived by his loving wife, Mary H (Harrold) Rudolph; two daughters, Dawn Rudolph Kantoris (Scott) and Rebecca Turner (Adam); two grandsons, Everett Turner, and Duke Turner; one sister, Marilyn Marnell (James); two nephews, James Marnell and Benjamin Marnell Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 PM Friday at the LEO M BACHA FUNERAL HOME, INC , 516 Stanton Street, Greensburg Prayers will begin at 9:00 AM Saturday in the funeral home, followed by a funeral mass to be celebrated at 9:30AM at Blessed Sacrament Cathedral, Greensburg The Greensburg Volunteer Fire Department will conduct a service at 6 PM Friday in the funeral home Memorial contributions may be made to the Greensburg Volunteer Fire Department Museum www bachafh com To to the family or in memory of William F Rudolph, please

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Ruth Price

Sep 19, 1930 - Oct 09, 2023

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Greensburg, NY

Ruth M (Carlson) Price, 93, of Greensburg, died Monday, October 9, 2023, at Independence Health System Westmoreland Hospital, Greensburg She was born September 19, 1930, in Greensburg, a daughter of the late Oscar L and Ruth M (Riffle) Carlson She was a member of Blessed Sacrament Cathedral Ruth was a 1948 Graduate of Greensburg Salem High School In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas P Price; daughter, Marcia Ann (Price) McCreery; brother, Oscar Frederick Carlson; and sister, Joan Penzera She is survived by five children, Thomas J Price (Cheri), Robert E Price (Verdale), Karen Sochacki (Thomas), Debby Volk (Michael), and Donna Price; 17 grandchildren and 19 great grandchildren with another expected in January; brother-in-law, Michael Penzera; and several nieces and nephews Ruth's grandchildren and great grandchildren loved their "Grammy Price" and "Granny Price" She was a strong, wonderful woman, loving mom, and grandma who valued her family and put everyone first Ruth will be so greatly missed Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 PM Thursday at the LEO M BACHA FUNERAL HOME, INC , 516 Stanton Street, Greensburg A Funeral Liturgy will be held at 10:00 AM Friday in the funeral home Interment will follow in Greensburg Catholic Cemetery, Hempfield Township Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of your choice www bachafh com To to the family or in memory of Ruth M (Carlson) Price, please

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Lorraine Lawrence

Oct 03, 1942 - Oct 03, 2023

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Greensburg, NY

Lorraine E Lawrence, 81, of Pleasant Unity, died Monday, Oct 2, 2023, at home She was born Sept 16, 1942, in Derry, a daughter of the late Kenneth W and Margaret M (McClune) Johnston She was a graduate of Greensburg Salem High School class of 1960 and was a member of St Florian Catholic Church, United Lorraine enjoyed flower gardening, sewing and baking Her grandchildren and great-grandchildren were the light of her life In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Kenneth Johnston She is survived by her husband of almost 59 years, Joseph J Lawrence; three children, Mylee Gruss (Michael), of Derry, Adam Lawrence (Darla), of Greensburg, and Melissa Alwine (Paul Kobistek), of Latrobe; 12 grandchildren, Lindsay Carbonara (Justin), Michael J Gruss (Krista), Abbey Saxman (Mark), Vanessa Culler (Jesse), Madison Murray (Kyle), Evan Gruss (Abigail), Noah J Lawrence, Benjamin Alwine, Jacob Alwine, Ashleigh Alwine, Tristan Kobistek and Justin Kobistek; six great-grandchildren, Porter, Palmer and Piper Carbonara, Jayson Gruss, Maddox Saxman and Raelynn Alwine; six sisters, Ruth Johnston (Butch), of Latrobe, Geraldine Young, of Latrobe, Karen Barklege, of Greensburg, Sara Kearney (Jim), of Pittsburgh, Harriett Anderson (Joe), of Latrobe, and Marjorie Lancianese, of Latrobe; her best friends, Rita Reagan and Kathi Piper; and numerous nieces and nephews Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p m Wednesday at the LEO M BACHA FUNERAL HOME INC , 2072 Route 130, Pleasant Unity Prayers will begin at 9:30 a m Thursday in the funeral home followed by a funeral Mass to be celebrated at 10 a m in St Florian Catholic Church with the Rev John A Sedlak as celebrant The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Hillman Cancer Center, 5150 Centre Ave , Pittsburgh, PA 15232 www bachafh com To to the family or in memory of Lorraine E (Johnston) Lawrence, please

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Marjorie Giallonardo

Sep 27, 1949 - Sep 30, 2023

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Greensburg, NY

Marjorie D Giallonardo, 74, of Greensburg, died Saturday, September 30, 2023 in Embassy of Hillsdale Park, Hillsdale She was born September 27, 1949 in Darby, PA, a daughter of the late Charles F and Dorothy M (Holleran) Mann Prior to retirement she worked for Dr Eladio Bayani, and previously at Gabriel Brothers, Greensburg, at the former K-Mart in Greensburg and at Leonard Express She was a member of St Paul Church, Greensburg Before her alzheimer's Marj loved shopping, Birkenstock shoes and had previously attended Seton Center adult daycare She is survived by her husband of 51 years, Rocco A Giallonardo, 2 daughters, Gina M Coppula of Mt Pleasant and Dr Jana L Valentine of Providence, RI, 3 granddaughters, Mia, Sophia and Ava Coppula, 2 brothers, Charles Mann and wife Michele of Denver, NC and Thomas Mann and wife Kitty of Sand Key, FL, a sister-in-law, Dolores Bramhall and husband Ronald of Bradenton, FL and several nieces and nephews Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 PM Tuesday at the LEO M BACHA FUNERAL HOME, INC , 516 Stanton Street, Greensburg Prayers will begin at 9:30 AM Wednesday in the funeral home followed by a funeral mass to be celebrated at 10 AM in St Paul Church Interment will follow in Greensburg Catholic Cemetery, Hempfield Township The family would like to thank the staff of Embassy of Hillsdale for their compassion and phenomenal care Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 1100 Liberty Ave , Suite E201, Pittsburgh, PA 15222 or to the Activity Department Embassy of Hillsdale Park, 383 Mountain View Lane, Hillsdale, PA 15746 www bachafh com To to the family or in memory of Marjorie D (Mann) Giallonardo, please

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Carolyn Gongaware

Aug 03, 1944 - Sep 25, 2023

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Greensburg, NY

Carolyn Sue (Clendenen) Gongaware was born August 3, 1944, in Marlinton, West Virginia, a daughter of the late George W Clendenen and Ruth (Cutlip) Clendenen She was a 1962 graduate of Sewickley High School in Herminie and a 1965 graduate of The West Penn Hospital School of Nursing She also graduated in 1995 from Carlow College with her BSN She worked for many years at Westmoreland Hospital, first in the Coronary Care Unit and then in the Recovery Room Her last 8 years of working was in the medical office at West Penn Power, in Greensburg Sue was a member of Zion's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Greensburg a member of the Westmoreland Area Nurses Association, and the New Neighbors of Greensburg Organization She also volunteered for Meals on Wheels Sue enjoyed working in the yard, traveling with her friends, knitting, and especially looked forward to her trips to California to visit with her daughter, son-in-law, and grandson She is survived by her loving husband of 44 years, Charles L Gongaware; her daughter and son-in-law, Kristine (Skrabski) and Tony Snyder of Huntington Beach, Ca ; and her grandson, Dylan Cole Snyder In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Zion's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Greensburg or Action for Animals Humane Society in Latrobe At Carolyn's request there will be no public services LEO M BACHA FUNERAL HOME, INC , 516 Stanton Street, Greensburg, in charge of arrangements www bachafh com To to the family or in memory of Carolyn Sue Gongaware, please

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Carol Moczydlowsky

Dec 24, 1943 - Sep 27, 2023

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Greensburg, NY

Carol I "Mudge" Moczydlowsky, 79, of Trauger, died Wednesday, Sept 27, 2023, after a battle with cancer She was born December 24, 1943, in Sewickley, a daughter of the late Paul G and Sarah J (Duda) Moczydlowsky Prior to retirement, she worked 45 years at Powerex and formerly Westinghouse, Youngwood Carol was a member of St Florian Catholic Church, United, and the former St Stanislaus Catholic Church, Calumet She was a member of the Powerex bowling and golf leagues, member of the Powerex picnic committee and member of the Trauger VFD Ladies Auxiliary In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Dennis M Moczydlowsky She is survived by her sister, Paula Jean Cutlip and husband, Bernie, of Pleasant Unity; a brother, Paul "Butch" Moczydlowsky and wife, Cindy, of Gansevoort, N Y ; four nieces and nephews, Amy Sorbera and husband, Peter, of Ballston Spa, N Y , Brandee Cutlip, of Woodbridge, Va , Michael Moczydlowsky and wife Sandra, of Ballston Spa, N Y and Brian Cutlip and wife, Casie of Bolivia, N C ; four great-nieces and -nephews, Madelyn Moczydlowsky, Brady Cutlip, and Sarah and Nicholas Sorbera; and several cousins At Carol's request, a private funeral liturgy was held at the LEO M BACHA FUNERAL HOME INC , 2072 Route 130, Pleasant Unity, with the Rev Daniel J Ulishney, as celebrant Interment followed in St Stanislaus Cemetery, Mt Pleasant Township Memorial contributions may be made to The ARC of Westmoreland, 316 Donohoe Road, Greensburg, PA 15601 www bachafh com To to the family or in memory of Carol I "Mudge" Moczydlowsky, please

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