George R. Klingensmith

Nov 21, 2023

         George R. Klingensmith, 73, of New Kensington, passed away Tuesday, November 21, 2023 at UPMC Harrisburg. He was born March 11, 1950 in Harrison Township to the late George and Mary (Oravitz) Klingensmith. George lived the past 5 years in New Kensington and prior to that Tarentum. He was a Head Crane man for 45 years...

Henry E. Swartz

Nov 19, 2023

Henry E. Swartz, 80 of McKeesport passed away Sunday, November 19,2023. He was born in Natrona Heights, a son of the late Henry E. & Margaret A.(Claypool) Swartz, Sr. Henry lived many years in McKeesport, was of the Methodist Faith, and enjoyed music, arts, and crafts, but especially enjoyed spending time with his family.

He is survived  by his siblings,...

Patricia Louise Cornuet, Trettel

Nov 13, 2023

          Patricia Louise Cornuet, Trettel, 95, formerly of Brackenridge, passed away Monday, November 13, 2023 at Embassy of Saxonburg. She was born July 29, 1928 in Brackenridge to the late Earl and Bertha (Thorne) Hazlett. Pat lived most of her life in Brackenridge and was a 1946 graduate of Har Brack High School. She was a...

Robert Eugene Artkowsky

Nov 7, 2023

           Robert Eugene Artkowsky, 95, of Lower Burrell, went to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Tuesday, November 7, 2023 while residing at Concordia of Cabot, PA with his wife at his side.

            Bob married widow Evelyn Sobotka (Capoccioni) on June 20, 1959 and adopted her two children, Walter Sobotka Artkowsky and...

Mary Beth Miller

Nov 4, 2023

             Mary Beth Miller, beloved daughter, sister, aunt, friend colleague, and part-time angel, slipped away quietly on Saturday, November 4, 2023 at age 68 after living with Alzheimer’s disease for 15 years.

            Mary Beth was born in Natrona Heights in 1955 to John and Olga, who lovingly raised a family of five boys and...

Carol E. Jones

Nov 1, 2023

           Carol E. Jones, 85, of Brackenridge, passed away Wednesday, November 1, 2023 at Bel Air Nursing Home, Lower Burrell. She was born December 10, 1937 in Tarentum to the late Guy O. and Roxie (Doverspike) Torrence, Sr. She lived her entire life in Brackenridge. Carol was the Boro Clerk for Brackenridge for 25 years and...

Kathleen R. Haas

Oct 31, 2023

         Kathleen R. Haas, 48, of Fawn Twp., passed away suddenly at home on Tuesday, October 31, 2023. She was born November 5, 1975 in Pittsburgh and lived most of her life in Fawn Township. She was a homemaker and member of Guardian Angels Parish, Most Blessed Sacrament Campus, Natrona Heights. Kathleen graduated from Deer Lakes High School...

Mark Edward Collins

Oct 31, 2023

Mark Edward Collins, 64, of Tarentum passed away at home Tuesday, October 31, 2023 surrounded by his family. He was born September 2, 1959 in Harrison Twp. son of Helen (Lebert) Collins, of Tarentum and the late George T. Collins, who passed away Aug. 23, 2000. Mark has lived his entire life in the local area and was employed at...

Vaughn T. Wright

Oct 31, 2023

            Vaughn T. Wright, 71, of Fawn Twp., passed away at home, peacefully in his sleep Tuesday, October 31, 2023. He was born September 15, 1952 in Youngstown, Ohio to the late Charles and Mary Wright. Vaughn lived most of his life in Brackenridge and the past ten years in Fawn Township. He was a...

Sally A. Cheesman

Oct 29, 2023

           Sally A. Cheesman, 91, of Fawn Township, passed away at home on Sunday, October 29, 2023. She was born November 20,1931 in Natrona Heights to the late William and Twila (Schrecengost) Bowser. Sally has lived her entire in the area where she was a homemaker and of the Protestant faith. Sally was a 1949 graduate...