ELTON — KRUPA – Eugene Donald, 76, Elton, passed away suddenly Dec. 22, 2010. Born June 17, 1934, in Conemaugh, son of the late John and Mary (Medvesky) Krupa. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by brother, Rudolph; and sister, Mary Magdeline Hopper. Survived by loving wife, Jean (Mateljan); and daughter, Pamela (Jeschonek), Pittsburgh. Also survived by brothers, John Krupa, Richland Township; and Thomas Krupa, Irwin, Pa.; and sister, Dolores Kissel, Rockville, Md. Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Eugene graduated from East Conemaugh High School and received his undergraduate and master’s degrees from the University of Pittsburgh. He served in the U.S. Army and was a respected faculty member of the English department at Richland High School, where he taught for 35 years. Member of Holy Trinity Byzantine Catholic Church, Conemaugh. Friends and family will be received from 2 to 7 p.m. Sunday and from 10 to 11 a.m. Monday at Harris Funeral Home, 500 Cherry Lane, Richland, where Parastas and funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Father Robert K. Yetsko, TOR, officiating. Committal, Grandview Cemetery. Online condolences may be left at www.wharrisfuneralhome.com.
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Phyllis J. Burkhard
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Homer E. Hillegas
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Florence R. Homer
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Ronald Glenn Lester
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Dora Marie Bufagna
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Doris Marjorie Cooper
COOPER – Doris Marjorie, 87, Westmont, went to heaven, April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center Palliative Care Unit.
Rose Mary (Delegram) Tripodi
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Zachary Gordon Alan Andrews
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Ray H. Clites
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Beverly J. Hoover
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Joseph Samuel Kuhar Jr.
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Charles M. Lambert
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Betty L. Lydic
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