Dorothy “Dottie” Murgel Crawford

Dorothy Caroline “Dottie” Murgel Crawford, 79 years old of Washington, died Thursday, August 4, 2022 in Allegheny General Hospital. She was born August 31, 1942 in Cecil, daughter of the late Frank and Dorothy Behling Murgel. She attended Venice Presbyterian Church. She was in the first graduation class of Canon-McMillan High School in 1960. She…

Carol Grossek Shaw

Carol Sue Grossek Shaw, 68 years old of Cecil, died Tuesday, July 26, 2022 in Washington Hospital. She was born March 3, 1954 in Washington, daughter of the late Henry Grossek Sr. and Ethel Kraynak Grossek. She attended St. Michaels Church and Corpus Christi Parish, St. Mary Church. She was an avid reader and enjoyed watching…

Albert Michael Franjione

Albert Michael Franjione, 89 years old of Cecil, died peacefully surounded by family on Wednesday, July 13 in The Greenery, Canonsburg. He was born June 28, 1933 in Morgan, son of the late Sam and Mary Valentino Franjione. On June 16, 1956 he married his wife Mary in St. Mary Church, Cecil. He graduated from…

Donna Marie Beyer

Donna Marie Beyer, 63 years old of Gladden, died Sunday, July 10, 2022 in her home. She was born June 13, 1959 in Gladden, daughter of the late Edward and Grace Painter Ratti. She enjoyed bowling, fishing and playing bingo. She worked as a housekeeper at Broadmore Nursing Home. Surviving are her husband, Joseph Beyer…

Charles A. ‘Butch’ Sethman

Heaven was needing a Hero as Charles A. ‘Butch’ Sethman, 72 years old of Hickory, died Wednesday, July 6, 2022 in VA- Oakland. He was born December 6, 1949 in Westland, son of the late Charles E. and Betty V. Snedeker Sethman. He was a member of Vietnam Vets Motorcycle Club W-Chapter, American Legion Post…

Edward J. Banko

Edward James Banko, 82 years old of Southview, was reunited with the love of his life on Thursday, June 30, 2022. He was born April 30, 1940 in Washington, son of the late Edward and Helen Zylo Banko. He was a member of Corpus Christi Parish, St. Mary Church, Cecil. He enjoyed bowling, fishing, golfing,…

Betty Jane Ainscough

Betty Jane Ainscough, 78 years old of Cecil, died Friday, June 24, 2022 in Washington Hospital. She was born  September 23, 1943 in Cecil, daughter of the late George  and Sadie Bell Eckels Powell. Betty was a homemaker who enjoyed shopping, cooking, baking and supporting her childrens activities. Her grandchildren were her pride and joy;…

Francis Bernard Petrarca

Francis Bernard Petrarca, 92 years old of Cecil, died Monday, June 20, 2022 in Promedica, McMurray. He was born August 11, 1929 in Blairsville, son of the late Anthony and Delphine Brida Petrarca. Frank Served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War. He was a member of Corpus Christi Parish, St. Mary Church, Cecil,…

Paul Raymond Pivac

Paul Raymond Pivac, 69 years old of Cecil Township, died Wednesday, June 15, 2022 in Allegheny General Hospital. He was born January 10, 1953 in Canonsburg, son of the late Paul E. and Anna Mae Roman Pivac. He was a Life Member of Cecil #3 Vol. Fire Company, where he held many offices including President…

Norma J. Thomas

Norma J. Thomas, 92 years old of Cecil, died Tuesday, May 31 in Bridgeville Rehabilitation and Care Center. She was born May 23, 1930 in Canonsburg. Daughter of the late Samuel Earl and Helena Neish McNary. Graduate of Canonsburg High School class of 1949 and became a homemaker. She was a former member of Crossroads…