Mystery Photo No. 80 (2428)
Murray Cecil Baysinger
Navy veteran enjoyed fishing
Murray Cecil Baysinger, 79, of Waynesburg, died at 9:30 p.m. Thursday, February 28, 2013, in Southwest Regional Medical Center, Waynesburg.
He was born Thursday, March 2, 1933, in Waynesburg, a son of the late George L. Baysinger and Mildred Tedrow Baysinger.
Mr. Baysinger was a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4793 and American Legion James Farrell Post 330, both in Waynesburg.
He was a veteran of the Korean War, having served with the U.S. Navy.
Mr. Baysinger enjoyed fishing, working with wood and fixing lawn mowers. At one time, he enjoyed playing music.
He was owner-operator of Baysinger Auto Repair in Whiteley Township and had worked as a mechanic for Hoy Ready Mix in Waynesburg.
On June 20, 1954, he married Haddie Orndoff, who survives.
Also surviving are two sons, Wayne C. and wife Bobbie Baysinger of Waynesburg and Randall E. Baysinger and companion Anna Spencer of Waynesburg; three grandchildren, Brandi Brumley, Amie Baysinger and Sally Durbin; six great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Deceased are a grandson, Jeramy Baysinger and two brothers, Robert Baysinger and Eugene Baysinger.
Friends will be received from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., the time of service, Sunday, March 3, in Milliken and Throckmorton Funeral Home Inc., Daryl L. Throckmorton, owner/director, 197 North Maiden Street, Waynesburg, PA 15370, with Pastor Robert Mooney officiating. Burial will be in Fairall Cemetery, Whiteley Township. Information is available at www.milliken-throckmortonfh.com.
Stella DiMatteo, 94, of Canonsburg, died Thursday, February 28, 2013, in Excela Health Care.
Arrangements are incomplete and entrusted to Sollon Funeral Home Ltd., Canonsburg. A complete obituary will be published in a later edition.
Helen Bromley McAdoo
September 30, 1919 – March 1, 2013
Helen Bromley McAdoo, 93, passed away Friday, March 1, 2013.
She was a daughter of the late John Z. Bromley Sr. and Helen Shoemaker Bromley. She was born in the Panama Canal Zone.
Mrs. McAdoo was a 1937 graduate of Washington High School.
She worked at Woolworths, until her marriage to Donald W. McAdoo on October 1, 1940. Her husband passed away in 1953.
Mrs. McAdoo raised their four children on the farm in Frogtown, where all were active in Lower Buffalo Presbyterian Church. When her youngest child followed her siblings to college, she pursued her own career as a licensed practical nurse. As such, she worked at Washington Hospital, McMurray Hills Manor and Western Center. After retiring in 1981, she continued in respite care for MHMR.
She continued to enjoy gardening and was always a voracious reader. She was always fond of her dogs.
Mrs. McAdoo’s influence is perpetual.
She will be sorely missed by her two surviving children, Rebecca McAdoo and David J. (Gail) McAdoo; three grandchildren, Catherine McAdoo, Matthew McAdoo and Lee Thompson; and a great-grandchild, Chloe.
Mrs. McAdoo was the last of her immediate family.
She leaves behind in-laws, Nita Chopp, Kenneth (Esther) McAdoo, Margaret McAdoo and Naomi McAdoo and numerous nieces and nephews.
Deceased, in addition to her parents and husband, are a daughter, Pat Thompson; a son, Donald McAdoo; a daughter-in-law, Martha McAdoo; and siblings Florence Kughn, Elizabeth Duncan, John Z. Bromley Jr., William Bromley and James Bromley.
Friends will be received from noon to 3 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday in Hummell and Jones Funeral Home, 420 Locust Avenue, Washington, Thomas W. Hummell, supervisor, Douglas M. Jones, director, where services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, March 4. Interment will follow in Independence Cemetery, Avella.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to MHMR Center, 907 Jefferson Avenue, Washington, PA 15301 or a charity of one’s choice. Messages of condolence may be left at www.hummellandjones.com.
1922 – 2013
Catherine Nunez, 90, a resident of Providence Point, Pittsburgh, formerly of Langeloth, passed away Thursday, February 28, 2013, in St. Clair Hospital, Mt. Lebanon.
She was born June 17, 1922, a daughter of the late Castullo and Marta Pradetto.
Mrs. Nunez enjoyed crafting, cooking, traveling with her husband and spending time with family.
She retired from Burgettstown Auto Parts, where she was a bookkeeper.
On December 15, 1960, she married Joseph “Pill” Nunez, who passed away December 18, 2007.
Surviving are eight nieces and nephews, Martha Sarish-Brobeck and husband Ken, Anna Marie Cehelsky and husband Ron, Nancy DiCenso and husband Darren, Cathy Dalfol, Ron Pradetto and wife Linda, Janet Forney and husband Randy, Audrey Kusic and husband Jim and Patty Lese and husband Martin.
She is also survived by several great-nieces and nephews.
Deceased, in addition to her parents and husband, are two sisters, Mary Pradetto and Anne Sarish, and a brother, Louis Pradetto.
Friends will be received from 2 to 8 p.m. Sunday in Lee and Martin Funeral Home, 73 Highland Avenue, Burgettstown, where a blessing service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, March 4, with the Rev. Bob Staszewski officiating. Interment will follow in Grandview Cemetery, Florence.
If so desired, memorial donations may be made in her memory to Heartland Hospice, 750 Holiday Drive, Suite 110, Pittsburgh, PA 15220.
Glen L. Stewart
Retired engineer enjoyed playing cards
Glen L. Stewart, 76, of Delaware Township, Greenville, passed away at 1:34 p.m. Thursday, February 28, 2013, in UPMC-Hamot hospital, Erie.
He was born April 27, 1936, in Mt. Morris, a son of the late John R. and Helen Barr Stewart.
Mr. Stewart was an operating engineer for 45 years with the Local International Union of Operating Engineers 66B, retiring in 1991.
He was Protestant and a member of Faith Presbyterian Church in Hermitage.
Mr. Stewart was a member of the Italian Home Club in Greenville.
He enjoyed spending time with his Amish friends, playing cards and bird-watching. He previously coached Little League in Waynesburg and was a past president of the Reynolds Wrestling Club.
On December 21, 1956, he married the former Eleanor L. Finch, who survives. They were married 56 years.
Also surviving are three sons, Tyrus N. Stewart and wife Edie of Cleveland, Ohio, Brick E. Stewart and wife Kathleen of Greenville and Todd H. Stewart and wife Kelly of Pittsburgh; a daughter, Pamela D. Brown and husband Art of Greenville; 13 grandchildren, Jesse D. Fusco, Stephanie M. Fusco, Sara L. Walker and husband Jason, Kevin L. Brown, Marissa L. Stewart, Mason T. Stewart and companion Rebecca Riley, Paige C. Stewart, Drew Rossello and wife Courtney, William Rossello, Christian Ruch, Jackson Ruch, Evan R. Stewart and Shane T. Stewart; three great-grandchildren, Brylee M. Walker, Kylie I. Rossello and Jordan Walker; six sisters, Mary Joan Krency and husband Mickey of Washington, Elva Ruth Mooney and husband John of Washington, Lois Anne Pecjak and husband Jeri of Washington, Judy Lane Enlow and husband Bill of Centreville, Va., Lila Hope Ayersman and husband Joe of Mt. Morris and Sara Dawn Morrison of Niles, Ohio; two brothers, Loye Gale Stewart and wife Debbie of Cortland, Ohio, and Earl Lynn Stewart and wife Linda of Mt. Morris; and numerous nephews and nieces.
Deceased, in addition to his parents, are two brothers, John Barr Stewart and Alan Dale Stewart, and two sisters, Etta Jane Stewart and Lola Jean Tharp.
Visitation will be held from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Monday in Osborne-Williams Funeral Home and Cremation Services Inc., 73-75 Columbia Avenue, Greenville, where services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 5, with the Rev. Stephen Stelle of Faith Presbyterian Church in Hermitage, officiating. Burial will be held in Rickert Cemetery, Transfer.
Memorial contributions may be made to UPMC-Hamot, 201 State Street, Erie, PA 16550. A guest book can be signed at www.osbornefuneralhome.com.
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