Obituaries

Ingeborg M. Bogadek

December 29, 1928 - September 22, 2014

Age 85, formerly of Avalon, on September 22, 2014.  Ingeborg M. Bogadek, wife of the late Frank A. Bogadek; loving sister of Regina C. Matthiesen of Silver Spring, MD; also survived by a niece, Susanne Matthiesen, nephew-in-law Jeffrey Kohn, great niece Maya Kohn and great nephew Quinlan Kohn. Friends received on Sunday, September 28, 2014 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm at the McDonald-Linn Funeral Home, Inc. 529 California Ave. Avalon.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, September 29, 2014 at 10:00 am at the Church of the...

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Ada Sacunas Hill

August 15, 1927 - September 21, 2014

Ada Sacunas Hill

Ada (Sacunas) Hill, 87, of Emsworth, passed away Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014. She was the daughter of the late Michael and Katherine (Karpavicius) Sacunas; beloved wife of Robert H. Hill and the late Clarence Herman; loving mother of Mark Herman (Marian), of San Francisco, Calif., and stepmother of Wayne Hill (Anne), of Portland, Ore., and the late Scott Hill; sister of Eleanor Quinn (the late Raymond), of Pittsburgh, Elizabeth Griffin (Raymond), of Jeannette, and the late Edward and Bernard Sacunas; step-grandmother of Amelia and Preston Hill; and...

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Wallace F. “Butch” Murray

February 7, 1945 - September 10, 2014

Age 69, of Baden, on September 10, 2014. Wallace F. “Butch” Murray, beloved father of Sherri McCrickard (Bill) of Virginia Beach, VA, Donna Sipes (the late Chester) of Aliquippa and Joyce Martin of Beaver Falls; loving grandfather of Jessica, Amanda, Shannon, Kristen, Jennifer, Chet, Brian and Ashley, and 3 great-grandchildren; Alex, Alexis and Caleb; also survived by a sister-in-law, Blanche Murray and several nieces and nephews.       Mr. Murray was a loving father, grandfather and great-grandfather and will be dearly missed....

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Marjorie S. Nelson

April 17, 1929 - September 7, 2014

Marjorie S. Nelson

Marjorie S. Nelson, age 85, a resident of Masonic Village at Sewickley (formerly of Franklin Park and Avalon), surrounded by loving family, was called to be with her Lord on Sunday, September 7, 2014. Beloved wife of William E. Nelson; mother of Lee E. Nelson of Avalon, Mark E. Nelson (Lucianne) of Hopewell, Alan S. Nelson (Jeanne) of Concord, CA; also survived by six grandchildren and one great grandson. A private memorial service will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions are suggested to the Masonic Village at Sewickley,...

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Marjorie R. Mansfield

July 14, 1916 - September 5, 2014

Marjorie R. Mansfield

Marjorie R. Mansfield, 98, of Ohio Township, died Friday, Sept. 5, 2014. Marjorie was a wife of the late Charles G. Mansfield; mother of Richard G. (Diane) Mansfield; loving grandmother of Jonathan C. and Joseph R. Mansfield; and step-grandmother of Raimee Vinay and Michael Yeomans. Mrs. Masfield was a longtime employee of Dixmont State Hospital, where she worked as a secretary. The family would like to thank the staff of Southwestern Veterans Center, 3 South, for their exceptional care. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m....

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Suzanne Eckert Reinert

April 26, 1927 – August 15, 2014

Suzanne Eckert Reinert

Age 87, of Pompano Beach, FL., formerly of Bellevue, went to be with the Lord on August 15, 2014. Mother of Margaret R. Peters (Michael J.) of Knoxville, TN, Victor E. Reinert, Jr. (Laura L.) of Alpharetta, GA, Peter E. Reinert (Susan B.) of Winter Park, FL. Gretchen R. Lochridge (Tim) of Ft. Myers, FL. and the late John Reinert; sister of Albert H. Eckert of Pittsburgh; grandmother to Lydia Peters, Edith Peters, Stewart Peters (Kristin), Victor Reinert III, Allison Reinert, Caroline Reinert, Kristen Reinert, Dominique Lochridge-Gonzales (John...

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Theodore Joseph Glatz II

August 4, 2014

Age 54, of Avalon, on August 4, 2014. Theodore Joseph Glatz II, husband of the late Patricia Lee (Nolan) Glatz; dear father of Lydia and Ted Glatz; brother of Winnie and Bob Glatz; also survived by nieces, a nephew, family and friends; preceded in death by parents, Theodore Joseph, Sr. and Anna Glatz. Friends received Friday from 4-8 p.m. at McDONALD -LINN FUNERAL HOME, INC., 529 California Ave., Avalon. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Church, Emsworth.

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Margaret G. Kelley

January 20, 1923 - August 4, 2014

Margaret G. Kelley

Margaret G. “Peg” Kelley, 91, of the North Hills, died Monday, Aug. 4, 2014. She was the wife of the late Max E. Kelley; dear mother of Marsha G. Kelley, of the North Hills, and the late Paul E. Kelley; and sister of Helen McEntire, of Crown Point, Ind. She was preceded in death by her parents, Arthur and Grace Gass; and three sisters, Grace Holdren, Alice Coros and Louise Cook. Peg had been an active member of Memorial Park Presbyterian Church and had assisted her husband, Max E. Kelley, in the operation and management of Media Casket...

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John Paul Kimmball

August 14, 1946 - August 1, 2014

Age 67, of Avalon, Suddenly went home to be with his Lord on August 1, 2014.  John Paul Kimball, husband of the late Rosemarie E. Kimball; dear father of Angel, Joy (William) and Hope; loving brother of Walter, Sarah, Margaret, Ruth, Shirley, Lois, Alice, Carol, James and the late Stephen and Andrew; caring grandfather of Devlin, Jadelynn, Jessica, Sarah, Amanda, Emma and Brandon;  also survived by many nieces and nephews.  Friends received on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the McDonald-Linn Funeral Home, Inc. 529 California Ave. Avalon,...

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Marline Frost Ewing

June 8, 1932 - July 17, 2014

Marline Frost Ewing

Marline (Frost) Ewing, 82, of Sewickley and a long-time resident of Ben Avon, died peacefully on Thursday, July 17, 2014.  She was the wife of the late James F. Ewing, III; beloved mother of Eric F. Ewing, Kristin E. Bahner and the Rev. Patrick S. Ewing (Becky); sister of Mary Schopmann (Charles) and Christine Leykam; loving grandmother of David and Heather Bahner, Caitlin and Lauren Ewing, and Ashley and Andrew Ewing; also survived by two great-grandchildren, Lilly and Logan Castillo; six nieces and eight nephews.  Mrs. Ewing was a graduate...

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