Obituaries 6-2-17

Donald Ray Phillips Sr.
Donald Ray Phillips Sr., 56, of Avalon, died Monday, May 29, 2017.
He was the son of the Thelma and the late Donald Phillips; husband of Tena; father of Donald Ray Phillips, Jr. (Michelle) and Victoria Phillips (Christopher Davis); five grandchildren, Isabelle, Anthony, Sydney, Trevor & Penelope; brother of Lois Reynolds, Donna Kay Gold (Joe), Linda Wirkowski (Rick), Sharon Brown (Chuck), Bill Phillips (Tamara) and Brenda Rupprecht (Jason); also survived by many nieces, nephews and loving friends.
Family and friends will be received on Friday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the McDonald-Linn Funeral & Cremation Service, LLC., 529 California Ave. Pittsburgh, Avalon, PA 15202, where services will be held on Saturday at 10 a.m.
In lieu of flowers a go fund me account has been established to help with final expenses. www.gofundme.com and search for Donald Ray Phillips, Sr. Memorial.

Gale C. O'Malley
Gale "Gus" O'Malley, 82 of Ross Township, died Tuesday, May 23, 2017.
He was the husband of 61 years to Eileen (Martinac) O'Malley; father father of Diane Cox (Stephen), Gail Bowers (the late Keith), Timothy O'Malley (Joleene), Theodore O'Malley (Sherry), Patricia Bowen (Timothy) and Daniel O'Malley (Marjorie); grandfather of 14, great-grandfather of 4; brother of Colletta Weiland and also survived by nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by a grandson.
Arrangements by the Orion C. Pinkerton Funeral Home, Inc.

Joanne E. Heinsberg
Joanne E. Heinsberg, 88, of Ohio Township, died Tuesday, May 23, 2017.
She was the wife of the late James R. Heinsberg; mother of Linda (Terry) Beach, Tom Heinsberg and the late Herbert and William Heinsberg; grandmother of Christy (Adam) Plous and Jenny (Hunt) Elliott; great-grandmother of Lyla and Ella Plous.
Service and interment were held privately.
Memorial contributions are suggested to St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church, 920 Perry Hwy., Pittsburgh, PA 15229
Arrangements by the McDonald-Linn Funeral Home.

Brian Alan Trapold
Brian Alan Trapold, 68, of Ohio Township, died Monday, May 22, 2017.
He was born June 22, 1948, in Sewickley, PA, to the late Milton and Lola Rubert Trapold. Brian was a 1966 graduate of Ambridge High School and received a bachelor's degree in 1970 from the University of Cincinnati. He was the retired owner and operator of Keystone Fastening Technologies, Robinson Township. His passions in life were traveling, golfing, and doing home improvements.
Preceding him in death, in addition to his parents, were his sister, Sarah McCartney; and two brothers, Milton and Philip Trapold.
Surviving is his wife, Marsha Yahn Trapold; a son, Benjamin Alan Trapold (Horacio Silva), of Miami, FL; a daughter, Julia Leigh (Joseph) Breuer, of Santa Clara, CA; grandchildren, Lola Maryon Breuer and Thomas Henry Breuer; and a brother, David (Joyce) Trapold, of Cranberry Township.
Memorial contributions are suggested to American Heart Association, P.O. Box 15120, Chicago, IL 60693.
Arrangements by the John Syka Funeral Home. .