Obituaries 3-24-17

Earl F. Harold
Earl F. Harold, 87, formerly of Bellevue, died Friday, March 17, 2017.
He was the husband of the late Clare (Lowrie) Harold; beloved father of Catherine (Ed) Mancini, Martin (Michele)Harold, Joseph (Lisa) Harold, Thomas Harold and James (Charlene) Harold; brother of Bernard Harold and the late Harold Harold; grandfather of Kristan Fisher, Megan Spanos, Eddie Mancini, William and Allison Harold, Shauni Johns, Brandi Harold, Austin and Hunter Harold. Great grandfather of Madeline Fisher and Michael Spanos; also many nieces and nephews.
Earl was an Army veteran of the Korean War. He he retired from the Iron Workers Local #3 and as a custodial worker for Northgate School District.
Arrangements by the Lawrence T. Miller Funeral Home, Inc.

Martha Dewar Reichert
Martha Dewar Reichert, 87, died March 14, 2017.
She was born Nov. 14, 1929 in Pittsburgh, PA and was a proud Bellevue resident through her 20s. Martha graduated from Bellevue High School and attended Westminster College, where she met her husband Doug, as well as many of her lifelong friends. She studied business education, was on the Mermaids Synchronized Swim Team and was a member of the Sigma Kappa Sorority. She graduated in 1951 and married Douglas Austin Reichert. They settled in Ben Avon Heights, where they lived their entire married life.
Martha was involved in many activities, but nothing was as important to her as her years teaching business education at Avonworth High School.
Martha is predeceased by her husband of 65 years, Douglas; her sister, Mary Elizabeth Dewar Duff, and her parents, Joseph Kyle Dewar and Maxine Barker Dewar. She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Douglas Austin Reichert, Jr., and Donna Follini Reichert, and her son James Dewar Reichert, her niece and nephew, Amy Duff Zeffiro and Robert Elder Duff, Jr. She is also survived by six grandchildren: Lynn Reichert (Biggs) Cannon, Lisa Anne Reichert, Laura Reichert (Charles) Matthews, Sara Reichert (Cody) Higginbottom, Joseph Dewar Reichert, and Lucien Searle Reichert, as well as three great-grandchildren, Grace, Austin and Charlotte Cannon.
She loved the beach and family vacations and adored her black labs.
Martha was a long-time member of the Community Presbyterian Church of Ben Avon. A memorial service will be held there on Saturday, March 25th, 3 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to Animal Friends, 562 Camp Horne Rd., Pittsburgh, PA 15237.