Francis Anthony Kilinsky, 80 years old of Upper St. Clair, died Saturday, November 6, 2021 in St. Clair Hospital.

He was born October 8, 1941 in Canonsburg, son of the late Frank George and Anna Pauline Janulle Kilinsky.

He attended Cecil High School before serving in the U.S. Army as a Specialist4. Afterward he graduated from Robert Morris College with a BS Degree in Business Administration, then went on to Duquesne University to earn a Master’s Degree in Accountancy. He worked for several local corporations as a chief accountant and computer specialist prior to becoming a Self Employed CPA, working 25 additional years before retirement.

He was a member of the VFW, AICPA and PICPA. He enjoyed his family, his dogs, golfing, playing cards. When harness racing came to town at The Meadows he loved the challenge of picking a winner and has won several Handicap Tournaments here and in Ohio. And there wasn’t any Sudoku puzzle that he didn’t like solving.

Surviving are two daughters, Linda Burke of Beechview and Lori Cox of Imperial, a son, Anthony Kilinsky of Upper St. Clair, grandchildren, Thomas Burke, Andrew Denes (Megan), and Haley Denes (Michael) and a sister, Mary Ann Kilinsky of Upper St. Clair.

He was preceded in death by mother of his children, Marlene V. Connolly.

Friends will be received 5-8 P.M., Tuesday, November 9, at the Coleman-Taylor Funeral Services 3378 Millers Run Road, Cecil, PA 15321. where a Blessing Service will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 10 at 10:00 AM.

Interment will follow in the Queen of Heaven Cemetery, McMurray, with full military honors accorded by Canonsburg VFW 191 Honor Guard and the U.S.Army.