Obituaries 10-12-18

James C. Braunlich
James C. Braunlich, 55, of the North Hills, died unexpectedly Tuesday, October 2, 2018.
He is survived survived by his wife, Kristen Braunlich; four children, Marley, Beau, James and Joseph; grandson, Jack Braunlich; mother, Diane Braunlich; brothers, Thomas and Christopher Braunlich; father-in-law, Robert Muchenski; also aunts, uncles, and cousins.
James was preceded in death by his father, William Braunlich.
James spent the weekend before his death with his family and friends, and he was in high spirits and surrounded by loved ones during his final days.
His favorite pastimes include autocross, fishing, karaoke and cooking.
Arrangements by the Lawrence T. Miller Funeral Home.

Hon. Eunice M. Latshaw Ross
Eunice M. Latshaw Ross, 94, of Pittsburgh, formerly of Emsworth, died unexpectedly Sunday, September 30, 2018.
She was the wife of the late John A. Ross; mother of the late Geraldine Coleman; grandmother of Ian Ross Coleman; sister of Richard Kent "Jack" Latshaw, his wife, Patty; also survived by nieces and nephews.
She was a former director of the Allegheny County Family Court and served as an Orphans Court Judge before becoming a Senior Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Judge.
A memorial service celebrating Eunice's Life will be held in Community Presbyterian Church of Ben Avon. Date and time will be announced at a later date.

Alexander S. Dyga
Alexander S. Dyga, 95, died Wednesday, October 3, 2018, following a brief illness.
He was the husband of the late Annamarie (Pleger) Dyga; father of the late Alexander K. (surviving spouse, Nancy) Dyga; grandfather of Alexander R. (Annette) Dyga, Annette Jamison and Mark (Therese) Dyga; great grandfather of Christopher, Madalyn, Matthew, Aidan, Abigail, Ryan, Evangeline, Breanne and Ella; uncle of Dee and Butch Swierkowski and many other nieces and nephews.
Alexander proudly served in the U.S. Army and Air Force during WWII.
Arrangements by the Lawrence T. Miller Funeral Home.

Thomas Canada
Thomas Canada, 75, of Avalon, died Sunday, October 7, 2018.
He was the husband of the late Mary E. (Caruso) Canada; father of Cansa T. Jay, Jasmine Caruso (Emily) Zimmerman and Bianca Caruso; grandfather of Joel, Sydnie and Logan. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Thomas was a retired professor and counselor at CCAC, where he was co-founder and director of the Act 101 program. Thomas devoted his life to empower others through education. His exuberant and heartfelt passion for education was only eclipsed by the love and devotion that he had for his friends and family.
Arrangements by the Lawrence T. Miller Funeral Home.