Gregory P. Augustine Jr. Ambridge Gregory P. Augustine Jr., 35, of Ambridge, passed away on March 22, 2020, at UPMC Hospital, Pittsburgh. He was the son of the late Gregory P. Augustine Sr. and Eleanor Gaye Augustine. He is survived by his fiancée, Kimberly Erfley; children, Jordan Erfley and Heather Augustine; siblings, Timothy, Jennifer, and Mary Augustine; many uncles, aunts, nephews, cousins, and friends. Calling hours will be held on Thursday, March 26, 2020, from 4 to 6 p.m. at the KASPER-HAHN FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICES, INC., 547 Eighth St., Ambridge, (724-266-2549). During the current COVID-19 Virus, there will be a limit of 10 individuals at a time permitted to be inside the funeral home during calling hours. Thank you for your understanding.
On Friday, March 20, 2020 at age 60 of Ambridge. Beloved husband of 38 years to Debra K. Gould. Son of the late Herold and Erma Gould. Brother of Jerry Gould, Rick Gould, Lois Gould, Cathy Gould and the late Leona Gould. No visitation. A celebration of life will be held at a later time. Arrangements entrusted to Kasper Hahn Funeral and Cremation Service, Inc. 547 Eighth Street, Ambridge 724-266-2549.
Camille " Kami" L. (Grzegorek) Simon, 57 of Ambridge, passed away suddenly on Thursday March 19th 2020. She was the beloved wife of 31 years to Douglas P. Simon Sr. of Ambridge, mother of Douglas Simon Jr. (Hunter Lockhart), of Ambridge, daughter of Mary Frances (Mitzi) and the late Bernard Grzegorek of Ambridge, devoted and beloved sister of Geri L. Pollock of Ambridge, Evie (David) Catanzarite of Economy Boro, and Judy Andrascik of Cranberry Twp, sister in law of James (Renee) Simon of Rochester, also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Visitation and services are private due to the COVID-19 virus. A celebration of Kami's life will be held at a later date. Arrangements are entrusted to the Kasper-Hahn Funeral and Cremation Services INC, Ambridge.
Suddenly on Wednesday March 18, 2020 at age 47 of Leetsdale.
Mother of Cody Bosh, Morgan Camphill, Dominique Bosh, Chanel Bosh. Daughter of Francis Bosh and the late Mary Bosh. Sister of Luann (Thomas) Jones and late Anthony Bosh. Grandmother of Romarel West. Visitation is Saturday, March 21, 4:30 to 6:00 PM at Kasper Hahn Funeral and Cremation Service, Inc., 547 Eighth Street, Ambridge 724-266-2549. Due to Coronavirus visitation is limited to 10 people at a time.
Catherine L. Facciolo Ambridge Catherine L. Facciolo, 71, of Ambridge, passed away peacefully at home on March 11, 2020. She was the daughter of the late John and Betty Jean Scott. She is survived by her beloved husband of 43 years, Joseph Facciolo; her daughter, Cynthia Petno and granddaughter, Carly Jean Helbling. Visitation will be held Saturday, March 14, 2020, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the KASPER-HAHN FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICES, INC., 547 Eighth St., Ambridge, (724-266-2549), where a service will be held at the funeral home at 7 p.m.
Jennie J. (Paraniuk) Lindsey Baden Jennie J. (Paraniuk) Lindsey, 79, of Baden, passed away on Monday, March 9, 2020. She was the beloved wife of the late Wayne Lindsey; loving mother of Mark (Paula) Lindsey, Freeport, Pa., and Michele (Todd) Weidner of Ambridge; grandmother of Hanna (Doug) Chumita, Emily Lindsey, Olivia Lindsey, and Amanda (Wesley Sterrett) Weidner; and sister of Robert (Jane) Paraniuk of Baden. She was a graduate of Ambridge High school, was a lifelong member of St. John the Baptist Church, Christian Mothers, and a pirogie pincher. Friends will be received on Wednesday, March 11, 2020, from 2 to 8 p.m. at the KASPER-HAHN FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICES, INC., 547 Eighth Street, Ambridge, (724-266-2549). A Mass of Christian burial will take place on Thursday at 11 a.m. at St. Johns the Baptist Church, Baden. Burial will follow at Good Samaritan Cemetery.
Allen E. Hartman Sr. Economy Borough Allen E. Hartman Sr., 86, of Economy Borough, passed away on Tuesday, March 3, 2020. He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Shirley A. (Johnson) Hartman. He was the loving father of Allen E Hartman Jr., Mishawaka, Ind.; Thomas F. (Kathryn) Hartman, Mars, Pa.; Steven C. (Carole) Hartman, Beaver, Pa.; and Sharon A. (Gary) Swiderski, Economy; six grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and brother of Eileen Rhoades, Florida. He served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War and was a member of Ambridge Masonic Lodge 701. He was a dedicated railroad engineer for Conrail for over 40 years; “Big Al” was known as Santa Claus to many children. Friends will be received Thursday, March 5, 2020, from 1 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. at the KASPER-HAHN FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICES, INC., 547 Eighth Street, Ambridge, (724-266-2549). Additional visitation will take place on Friday, March 6, 2020, at 10 a.m. until the time of service at the Parkwood United Presbyterian Church, Mount Royal Blvd., Allison Park, Pa. Please meet at the church. Interment will follow at the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies.
Virginia M. Zbrzezny Ambridge Virginia M. Zbrzezny, 101, of Ambridge, passed away on Tuesday, February 11, 2020, at Concordia Villa St. Joseph, Baden. She was the daughter of the late James and Mary (Maruca) Campisino. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Zbrzezny. Virginia is survived by her sons, Joe Zbrzezny and Jim (Florinda) Zbrzezny; many grandchildren and great grandchildren. A celebration of her life will be announced at a later date. Arrangements were entrusted to the KASPER-HAHN FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICES, INC., 547 Eighth St., Ambridge, (724-266-2549).
Bertha M. Domenico, 80, of Ambridge passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, February 7, 2020. She was the daughter of the late Paul and Mary Lesondak. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her loving daughter Lea Salvati.
Bert worked at St. Clair Hospital for 35 years, enjoyed baking, cross-stitch, bingo and making pierogies.
She is survived by her children, Gina Domenico of Ambridge, Cara (James) Ebel Lebanon, Ohio and Michael (Kathleen) Domenico, Economy, Son in law- Tim Salvati, her grandchildren, David, Michael, Patrick, Mark, Selena, Christopher, Tyler, Madison, Raegan, McKenna.
Brother, Gene (Peggy) Lesondak, Niece of, Dorothy Jezewski, and her faithful companions, Stella and Bella.
Friends will be received Tuesday, February 11, 2020 from 2 pm to 4 pm and 6 pm to 8 pm, in the Kasper-Hahn Funeral and Cremation Service, Inc. 547 Eighth Street, Ambridge (724-266-2549)
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Catherine of Siena Church, Glenwillard, on Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at 10:00 am. Burial will take place at a later date.
Formerly of Ambridge John N. Kouvaras, Sr., 74, formerly of Ambridge, passed away peacefully on Friday, February 7, 2020, at Quality Life Services in Chicora, Pa. He was the son of the late Nick and Georgia Kouvaras. John was raised in Ambridge with his brothers and his sister. He attended Ambridge High School and worked in both the steel industry and as a carpenter with Ryan Homes. He settled and raised his family in Cranberry Township before retiring to Chicora, Pa., where he enjoyed his small farm with his loving wife Judy. He enjoyed hunting with his grandchildren, being outdoors, raising chickens and lambs, and spending time with his great-grandchildren. He was a lifelong member of the Ambridge Sportsman’s Club and was a 32nd Degree Mason at the Masonic Lodge 701 in Ambridge. John was known by many simply as “The Greek” and was very proud of his Greek heritage. He had a quick and witty sense of humor, a strong presence that commanded a room and a soft side for his wife and family. John leaves behind his wife of 54 years, Judith E. Kouvaras; son, John N. Kouvaras Jr.; and daughters, Georgia M. (Terry) Glass and Alexandra M. (Kenneth) Chiappini. He is also survived by his siblings, James Kouvaras of Clearwater, Fla.; Anthony Kouvaras of Poland, Ohio; and Christina (Kouvaras) Gulish of Ambridge, Pa.; and his beloved seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; and many cousins, nieces and nephews. Friends will be received Wednesday, February 12, 2020, from 2 to 8 p.m. at the KASPER-HAHN FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICES, INC., 547 Eighth Street, Ambridge, (724-266-2549), were a Trisagion service will be held at 5 p.m. followed by a Masonic Service at 6 p.m. Additional visitation will be held on Thursday, February 13, 2020, from 9 a.m. until the time of service at 10 a.m. at Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, 2930 Beaver Road, Ambridge. Interment will follow at Economy Cemetery.