Obituaries 3-16-12

Mary Lou Geist
Mary Lou Geist, wife of the late August Geist Sr., died Tuesday, March 6, 2012.
She is survived by her daughter, Mary F. Homza and her husband Michael; three sisters, Sr. Jeanne Ubinger, O.S.B., Maura Ubinger and Frances Beck; and her aunt, Sr. Rebecca Fromme, R.S.M. She was preceded in death by her son, August F. Geist Jr.; her parents, Frederick C. Jr. and Mary Fromme Ubinger; and three siblings, Sr. Terese Clare Ubinger, O.S.B., Frederick C. Ubinger III and Brother Paul A. Ubinger, S.M.
Friends were received at Thomas P. Kunsak Funeral Home, North Side. A funeral mass was held in St. Cyril of Alexandria Church on Saturday. Contributions are suggested to Benedictine Sisters of Pittsburgh, 4530 Perrysville Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15229 or Marian Manor, 2695 Winchester Dr., Pittsburgh, PA 15220.

Virginia O'Neill
Virginia M. "Ginny" O'Neill, 91, of Avalon, died Friday, March 9, 2012.
Ms. O'Neil was a former member of St. Boniface Church.
She is survived by her sister, Margaret Wiegman; two nieces, Carol Richards and Eileen McKee; her sister-in-law, Jean O'Neil; and additional nieces and nephews.
There was no visitation. A Mass of Christian Burial was held in the Church of the Assumption on Monday. Burial was in St. Mary Cemetery. Arrangements were made by the Orion C. Pinkerton Funeral Home, Avalon.

Lillian Yanchus
Lillian R. "Nana" Illig Yanchus, 89, of Brighton Heights, formerly of Ross and wife of the late Richard P. Yanchus Sr., died Thursday, March 8, 2012.
She is survived by her daughter, Lynn R. Yanchus; two grandchildren, Samantha Gatto and William Anick Jr.; and a great-granddaughter, Emmalee Lillian Borland. She was preceded in death by her son, Richard P. Yanchus Jr.
There was no visitation. A memorial service was held at the Heard Funeral Home, Observatory Hill, on Tuesday.

Agnes Marenovich
Agnes Charlotte Drake Marenovich, 85, of East Palestine, OH died Sunday, March 11, 2012.
She is survived by six children, Norma Schreiner, Priscilla Williams, Joseph Felts, Kathleen Potts, Alan Ward and Gerri Tanchuk; three siblings, Patsy Moyles, Victoria Locke and Richard Drake; 22 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.
Friends were received at McDonald-Linn Funeral Home, Avalon. Graveside services were held in Resurrection Cemetery, Moon Township.