Obituaries 6-16-17

Lois B. (Bechtold) McCrea
Lois B. (Bechtold) McCrea, of McCandless Township, died Thursday, June 1, 2017.
She was the wife of David A. McCrea, mother of Shannon and Brandon McCrea; sister of Judy O’Hara and Tim Wilson.
Lois loved life, her animals, her house and her cars.
There was no visitation.
Arrangements by the Devlin Funeral Home.

David A. McCrea
David A. McCrea, 65, of McCandless Township, died Monday, June 12, 2017.
He was the husband of the late Lois (Bechtold) McCrea; father of Shannon and Brandon McCrea and the late Daniel John. Brother of Mary Kunic, Margaret Stewart, and the late John McCrea and the late Martha Jane Schick.
Dave was a wonderful family man who always had a smile on his face. He was a long time usher at St. Teresa of Avila Church.
Friends and family received Sunday, June 18, 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the Devlin Funeral Home, Inc. 806 Perry Hwy.. North Hills. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Teresa of Avila Church Monday, June 19 at 10 a.m.

Virginia Lee Smith
Virginia Lee Smith, 92, of Avalon, died Sunday, June 11, 2017.
She is survived by her sister, Doris (Bill) Justus; aunt (a.k.a. "Tinny") of many nieces and nephews.
Virginia was an avid Steelers and Pirates fan.
Arrangements by McDonald-Linn Funeral Home

Irene Kelley
Irene Kelly, 89, of Bellevue, died Wednesday, June 14, 2017.
She was the wife of the late Archie Kelley; mother of Dwayne David ( Cheryl) Kelley, Linda Marie (Robert) Conn, Mark Steven Kelley and Cynthia Ann (Chuck) Bogner; grandmother of Leann, Michael, Jimmy, Chuck and Chrissy; and six great-grandchildren; preceded in death by her 12 brothers and sisters.
Irene was a longtime member of Assumption Church, Christian Mother’s, Catholic Daughters of America and she had been a volunteer with Ross-West View EMS.
Family and friends received Saturday, June 17, 6-8pm and Sunday, June 18, 2-4 and 6-8pm at the Lawrence T. Miller Funeral Home, Inc. 460 Lincoln Avenue, Bellevue. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 9 am Monday, June 19 at the Church of the Assumption, Bellevue.

Donna J. Jackson
Donna J. "Gram" Jackson, 80, of Bellevue, died Monday, June 12, 2017.
She was the daughter of the late Rocky and Myrtle George; wife of the late Lexie “Ottie” Jackson; mother of David Jackson, Irene Byrne, Dale Jackson and the late Sheryl and Debbie Jackson; sister of Barbara Bright Nealon and Bob George; grandmother of Dean, Tressa, Danny, Shawn, Melanie, Kristi, Jenny and Alyssa; great grandmother of Zach, James, Maddie, Jordyn and Jillian; also many nieces and nephews.
Family and friends received Thursday & Friday, June 15-16, from 2-4 and 6-8pm at the Lawrence T. Miller Funeral Home, Inc. 460 Lincoln Avenue, Bellevue, where Funeral Service will be held Saturday, June 17, 2017, at 10 am. Burial will follow in Union Dale Cemetery.

Ralph Henry Burton
Ralph Henry "Ralphie’’ Burton, 61, of Pittsburgh, formerly of Bellevue, died Thursday, June 8, 2017.
He was the father of Melissa A. Burton and Chris Black Griffin; also survived by a brother, Rex A. (Sandy) Burton; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
Arrangements by the Robinson Funeral Home.