Obituaries 3-16-18

Phillip R. Cutrara
Phillip R. Cutrara, 76, of Avalon, died Friday, March 9, 2018.
He was the son of the late August J. Cutrara and Mary (LaMantia) Cutrara Schmitt; brother of Robert S. Cutrara, Barbara S. (Allan) Mikesell and the late James A. (Betty surviving) Cutrara; survived by nieces and nephews, Brian, Adam and Juliette; along with five great-nieces and nephews.
Arrangements by the Findlay C. Wylie Funeral Home, Penn Hills.

Joanne Lundell
Joanne Lundell, 86, of Ben Avon, died Wednesday, March 7, 2018.
She was the wife of the late Richard E. Lundell for 57 years; mother of Richard (Susan) Lundell, Ronald (Kathleen) Lundell, Randy (Mary Beth) Lundell, and Cathleen (Mark) Kelly; sister of Patricia Szuba and the late Warren Sweeney and Dorothy Sweeney; grandmother of Jessica, Jeanette, Randal, Nicole, Ryan, Lauren, and the late Sarah; step grandmother of James and Sarah; great-grandmother of Liam, Tanner, and Jacob; step great-grandmother of James, Jayden, Jacob, Faith, and the late Genesis; also survived by nieces and nephews and constant companion cat, Peanuts.
Memorial contributions are suggested to the Good Samaritan Hospice, 134 Marwood Rd., Cabot, PA 16023.
Arrangements by the Simons Funeral Home.

Mildred E. (Hirschfield) Garofalo
Mildred E. (Hirschfield) Garofalo, 97, of Avalon, died Monday, March 12, 2018 at Allegheny General Hospital.
She was born Sept. 22, 1920 and was preceded in death by her husband John Garofalo and a brother and sister.
Mildred was retired from the former Suburban General Hospital in Bellevue.
She is survived by her children Arlene (the late Edward) Healey, Emil (Antoinnette), John, Jr. and Elaine (Bill) Costello. She was loved by her grandchildren Jessica, Chelsea and Colton, along with Emil, Jr. and Jacob; also survived by great-grandchildren Madison and McKenzie.
Visitation was held on Thursday, March 15, 2018 from 4-8 p.m. at theMcDonald-Linn Funeral and Cremation Services, Avalon. Interment will be private. Please view and sign the family's on-line guestbook at: www.mcdonald-linn.com