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BELL
DAVID P.
Age 81, of Longwood at Oakmont in Verona, passed away peacefully on October 26, 2014, after a short battle with cancer. Beloved husband of Frances W. Bell; loving father of Lauren F. (Todd) Schuler; grandfather of Hannah and Matthew Schuler; dear son of the late David and Mary Dorn Bell, who came from Scotland in 1932; brother of Jean (Robert) Ewing, and the late Matthew Bell; uncle of David Ewing and the late Kathy Wynn. David graduated from Turtle Creek High School. He attended and graduated from the University of Pittsburgh while working at Westinghouse, where he worked for 14 years. He was a manufacturer's representative in the steel industry from 1970 until retiring in 2000. David was also a member of Valley Lodge #613 F.&A.M. of Turtle Creek, and a member of Fox Chapel Presbyterian Church since the early 1970s. David and Frances were avid golfers at Alcoma Golf Club where they met, and later were members of the Fox Chapel Racquet Club and Longue Vue Club. David loved being active and outdoors, working in his gorgeous yard, fishing and boating, and especially playing golf with his wife, daughter and many friends. A Memorial Service will be held at Longwood at Oakmont on November 15, 2014, at 2:00 p.m. Interment will be private. Memorial contributions may be made to Fox Chapel Presbyterian Church or a charity of your choice. Arrangements entrusted to the ENGLISH FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION SERVICES, INC. Online condolences may be made to:
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Published Wednesday, October 29, 2014


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CAMPBELL
MICHAEL L.
Suddenly on Saturday, October 25, 2014, age 26, of Allison Park. Beloved son of Michele L. Kelly and Stephen W. Campbell; stepson of Joseph J. Kelly; stepson of Sharon Campbell; brother of Sarah, Katie, and Kimberly Campbell; grandson of Margaret Langer; also survived by aunts, uncles and cousins. Michael worked as a Senior Camp Commissioner at Heritage Reservation in Farmington, PA. Michael was very active in the Boy Scouts of America. He was an Eagle Scout and recipient of the James E. West Fellowship Award. He was recently nominated to the Vigil Honor in The Order of the Arrow. This Order recognizes those who best exemplify the Scout Oath and Law in their daily lives. An only son, brother, grandson; our favorite lego-building, boy-scouting, punk-rocking, kid-wrestling, sarcastic ginger-head. Love you. Friends received at McCABE BROS., INC. FUNERAL HOME, www.mccabebrothers.com, 5300 Penn Avenue, Bloomfield, on Thursday, 2-8 p.m., where Funeral will commence on Friday at 9 a.m., followed by Mass of Christian Burial in St. Maria Goretti Church, Penn Campus, at 10 a.m. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations in Michael's name to the James E. West Fellowship Award. Please contact carolyn.guzik@scouting.org or call 412-325-7911.
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Published Wednesday, October 29, 2014


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COOPER
LARRY LELAND
Age 74, of Indian Land, SC, passed away Sunday, October 19, 2014, at his home. A service to celebrate Larry's life will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 8, 2014, at Castle View Memorial Gardens, 3010 Wilmington Road, New Castle, PA 16105. Larry was born February 18, 1940, in New Castle, PA, a son of the late James William and Jeanne Remley Cooper. He was preceded in death by a brother, James Cooper. Larry was a Regional Sales Manager for Westinghouse. He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Ruth Cooper, of the home; a son, Jeffrey Cooper and his wife, Julia, of Richmond, VA; a daughter, Lori Cooper-O'Donnell of Alexandria, VA; two grandchildren, Jacqueline Cooper of Richmond, VA, and Sean O'Donnell of Alexandria, VA; also surviving are two sisters, Sue Marshall of Ellwood City, PA, Judith Houk and her husband, Ron, of Yorba Linda, CA; a brother, Richard Cooper and his wife, Joan, of Blythewood, SC. The family requests, in lieu of flowers, memorial gifts be made to the Arthritis Foundation, 1330 West Peachtree Street, Atlanta, GA 30309.
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Published Wednesday, October 29, 2014


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DAVIS
GEORGE T. "SILVER
FOX", Jr.
Of Surfside Beach, SC passed away unexpectedly October 27, 2014. Born in Pittsburgh, PA, he was the son of the late George and Betty Davis. Mr. Davis was a 1964 graduate of Munhall High School who enlisted in the National Guard and then entered the nuclear energy field as an inspector and procurement specialist. He worked in numerous sites across the United States and finally settled in Surfside Beach, SC. He was an avid motor cycle enthusiast and spent his free time on his Harley and was actively involved in fund raising events. Mr. Davis loved the beach and spending time between the piers with Maureen Rappeno of Surfside Beach, SC and his close friends and extended family. Surviving are his sisters, Mary Lynne Davis of Surfside Beach, SC, Lee Ann Scarpino of Butler, PA; and niece, Rachel Ann Charney of Irwin, PA. A celebration of his life is being planned and will be announced at a later date. Memorials may be made to American Heart Assoc., SC Chapter, 1113 44th Ave. North, Suite 200, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 or the charity of one's choice. Sign a guestbook at:
www.goldfinchfuneralhome.com
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HURLEY
EDWARD M. "MICK"
Of Forest Hills, age 84, on Tuesday, October 28, 2014. Beloved husband of Charlotte (Phipps) Hurley for 63 years; loving father of Edward M. (Barbara) Hurley of Saltsburg and Patrick (late Deborah) Hurley of Wilkins Twp.; proud grandfather of Erin (Chris) Hurley of CO, Missy (Barry) MacFarlane of FL, Kurt Hurley of Pgh. and Kimberly Hurley of Pgh.; great-grandfather of Jackson and Jameson Sciambia; brother of Darlene "Sissy" (late John) Reardon of Pgh.; preceded in death by his sisters, Penelope Hurley, Katie Hayden and Judith Inquartano; and his brothers, David, John and William "Billy" Hurley. Mick was a Korean War Army veteran and a retired supervisor for Peoples Gas in Wilkinsburg with over 40 years of service. He enjoyed flower gardening and blacksmithing and was a member of the Blacksmith Club of Pittsburgh. Mick was also an admirer of classic cars and took pleasure in hunting and fishing; reading and learning. Friends welcome Friday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at PATRICK T. LANIGAN FUNERAL HOME, 700 Linden Avenue at Cable, East Pittsburgh, 412-824-8800, where a Funeral Service will be held on Saturday at 11 a.m. Burial with Military Honors will follow in Restland Cemetery.
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Published Wednesday, October 29, 2014


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HUTTER
ERIN DAWN "SCRATCHY"
Age 48, of the North Hills, passed away suddenly on Monday, October 27, 2014. Wife of Vincent E. Parr, Jr.; daughter of Carol and the late Alfred Hutter; sister of Robin (Christian) Stein, Beth (Kenneth) Roos and Sheree (Lawrence, Jr.) Lucas; also survived by four nieces and four nephews. Erin was a music teacher in the North Hills School District for 20 years. She was an accomplished musician who performed with the Butler Symphony and played violin and fiddle with local bands, including The Deliberate Strangers, Boxstep, EQ and Slim Forsythe and the Parklane Drifters. Erin will be remembered as a loving and generous person who filled our lives with her creative spirit. Friends will be received on Thursday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at H.P. BRANDT FUNERAL HOME, INC., 1302 Perry Hwy., Ross Twp., 412-364-4444. A Funeral Service will be held in Berkeley Hills Lutheran Church on Saturday at 11 a.m. EVERYONE PLEASE MEET AT CHURCH.
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McGOUGH
JANE FITZPATRICK
Age 93, of Shadyside, departed this life surrounded by loved ones on October 27, 2014, a day after she had a stroke while enjoying the Steelers-Colts game with family. Born in Pittsburgh on February 7, 1921, to Laurette Holland Fitzpatrick and Hugh Regis Fitzpatrick, she was the loving and beloved mother of Jane Ellen Cheney, W. Thomas McGough, Jr. (Rebecca Frazier), Hugh Fitzpatrick McGough (Kris Rust), and the late Marita McGough. She is survived by six devoted grandchildren, Emily Ann McGough, Allyn Cheney III, Lena Jane Cheney, Walter T. McGough III (Annie Cardi), Trevor Fitzpatrick Raebeck Carb and Olivia Astrid Huntley Carb; and numerous adoring nieces and nephews. Jane joins in heaven her husband of 46 years, Walter Thomas ("Bud") McGough, Esq., who died in 1996 after a 60-year career at Reed, Smith, Shaw & McClay. Jane and Walter were mentors and friends to generations of Reed Smith lawyers, staff and their families. Jane also joins in heaven her treasured sister and brother, Rita Fitzpatrick Gumbert and Robert O'Donnell. Jane grew up in Squirrel Hill, but remained attached to her father's Irish immigrant roots in Terra Alta, West Virginia. She was a graduate of St. Philomena Grade School, Taylor Allderdice High School and Chatham College. She was widowed during World War II when U.S. Army Lt. Edward E. ("Ted") Ludwig, Jr., her Taylor Allderdice sweetheart, was killed in Europe just a year after their marriage. During this period, Jane earned a master's in education from the University of Pittsburgh, and taught at Emsworth Elementary School and Shady Side Academy Junior School. Jane first knew Walter McGough as a friend of her brother, Bob, at Central Catholic High School. Jane and Walter were reunited at a Newman Club Dance after Walter returned from war service in the Air Force, and they were married on Thanksgiving Day in 1950. Jane and Walter began family life at 127 LaCrosse Street in Edgewood before moving to 125 Bayard Place in Shadyside. Jane was a mother to many children beyond her own brood and a friend to the friendless, opening her arms and her home to all. Jane had a gift for making and keeping friends, and for bringing into the circle any person who might feel excluded. She was an early volunteer at the Irene Kaufmann Settlement/Hill House, and was active all her life with The Children's Home of Pittsburgh. Jane was a member of the College Club, the Ross Mountain Club and the Pittsburgh Athletic Association. She was a loyal parishioner at St. Paul Cathedral. Friends will be received on Thursday, October 30, 2014, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at JOHN A. FREYVOGEL SONS, INC., 4900 Centre Avenue at Devonshire Street (www.freyvogelfuneralhome.com) Funeral Friday, October 31, 2014. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Paul Cathedral at 10 a.m. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to The Children's Home of Pittsburgh & Lemieux Family Center, 5324 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15224, or to Chatham University Advancement, Beatty House, Woodland Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15232.
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SCHORR
REV. W. DAVID
Age 66, a Priest for the Diocese of Pittsburgh, died Monday, October 27, 2014, in UPMC McKeesport. He was born on November 10, 1947, in McKeesport, son of the late Walter C. and Florence (Galata) Schorr. He attended elementary School at St. Joseph's in Duquesne and High School at Bishop's Latin School. He received his BA from Duquesne University in 1969 and his MA from St. Francis Seminary in Loretto, PA in 1973. He was ordained on May 5, 1973, by Bishop Vincent M. Leonard at Saint Paul Cathedral, Pittsburgh, PA. He was the Parochial Vicar at the Nativity of Our Lord Parish, Pittsburgh from 1973-1978, St. Francis Xavier Parish, Pittsburgh from 1978-1980, and Holy Innocents Parish, Pittsburgh from 1980-1984. From 1984-1989 he served as Parish Administrator at St. Helen Parish in Roosevelt, Utah. He was Pastor at Most Holy Name of Jesus Parish in Pittsburgh from 1989-2008, and was currently serving as Pastor at St. Rita Parish in Whitaker and Resurrection Parish in West Mifflin. He also served as the Youth Affairs Representative at the North Side Deanery from 1976-1980. He was a recent recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Bishop's Latin School and the Cardinal Wright Award. He was the brother of Patricia L. Schorr of White Oak, Theodore (Donna) Schorr of Vandalia, Ohio, Jeanne Estep of White Oak and Martin G. (Terri Jo) Schorr of White Oak. He is also survived by his adopted son, Joseph Fox and his family of Idaho; and aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. Visitation from 2-8 p.m. on Wednesday, October 29, 2014, and from 2-5 p.m. on Thursday, October 30, 2014, at MALOY - SCHLEIFER FUNERAL HOME, INC., 915 Kennedy Ave., Duquesne, 412-466-3300, William B. Schleifer, supervisor, William Brian Schleifer funeral director. Translation to Resurrection Church, West Mifflin will be held on Thursday, October 30, 2014, at 7 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated by Bishop David A. Zubik on Friday, October 31, 2014, at Resurrection Church at 4 p.m. Burial will follow in the Priest Plot at St. Joseph Cemetery, West Mifflin. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Bishop's Latin School Alumni Association, c/o Diocese of Pittsburgh, 111 Blvd. of the Allies, Pittsburgh, PA 15222.
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SNYDER
LILA ROSENTHAL
Formerly of Pittsburgh, passed away in Boca Raton, FL, on October 27, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Mervin A. Snyder. She is survived by her loving children, Amy (David) Carples and Barry; four grandchildren, Michael and Seth Gitner, Zachary and Sydney Snyder; and her sister, Audrey Reichblum. Lila was a graduate of Winchester Thurston and Finch College. In the 1970s, she and her dear friend, Joan Benjamin, founded "Loot", a successful gift store in Shadyside. She leaves a legion of friends and relatives of all ages who will miss her wit, warmth, wisdom and spirit. Services at RALPH SCHUGAR CHAPEL, INC., 5509 Centre Avenue, Shadyside, on Thursday, October 30, 2014, at 1 p.m. Visitation one hour prior to Services (12 Noon - 1 p.m.). Interment West View Cemetery of Rodef Shalom Congregation. In lieu of flowers, please honor Lila by making a donation to the Mervin and Lila Snyder Foundation, c/o Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh, 234 McKee Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15213.
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TREESE
ARMEL E.
Age 88, formerly of Cranberry Township, passed away, surrounded by his loving family, on Monday, October 27, 2014. Born June 25, 1926, in Pittsburgh, he was the son of the late Roy B. and Ada R. (Albright) Treese. He leaves behind to cherish his memory, his beloved wife of 67 years, Jean J. (Gebhardt) Treese; his two loving children, Linda J. Treese and Timothy A. (Kimberly Carson) Treese; his adored granddaughter, Jennifer Treese; his sister, Nancy G. Goertler; his two nieces, Val Conover and Robin (Barry) Trenchard; his nephew, Mike (Linda) Goertler; and his grandniece, Alyssa Trenchard. The Treese family will welcome friends on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the GLENN - KILDOO FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION SERVICES, INC., 130 Wisconsin Avenue, Cranberry Township. A Funeral Ceremony will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday at Plains Presbyterian Church, 326 Plains Church Road, Cranberry Township, with Rev. Derek Marotta and Rev. Dean Lavender, co-officiating. (FRIENDS PLEASE MEET AT CHURCH). He will be laid to rest with Military Honors in the Plains Presbyterian Church Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his honor in support of Plains Presbyterian Church or Gateway Hospice, 9380 McKnight Road, Suite 201, Pittsburgh, PA 15237. Expressions of sympathy may be shared with Armel's family at:
www.glennkildoofuneralhome.com
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