Obituaries

Gladys Weinzierl
Gladys B. Pigoni Weinzierl, 90, of Ohio Township, wife of the late Joseph W. Weinzierl Jr., died Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2011.
She is survived by two sons, J. Buster Weinzierl and his wife Sally and Michael J. Weinzierl and his wife Susan; her sister, Eva Stankunas; and four grandchildren, Mary H. Rolser and her husband David, Joseph, Andrea and Melinda Weinzierl. She was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Philomena Pigoni; and five siblings, Joseph Pigoni, Charles Pigoni, Vi Giovenelli, Betty Andrade and Mitzi Lasp.
There was no visitation. A Mass of Christian Burial was held in St. Mary Church, Glenfield, on Friday. Memorial contributions are suggested to the American Heart Association, Four Gateway Center, 444 Liberty Ave., Suite 1300, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-1207 or the American Cancer Society, Greater Pittsburgh, 320 Bilmar Dr., Pittsburgh, PA 15205. Arrangements were made by the Lawrence T. Miller Funeral Home, Bellevue.

Susan Stack
Susan M. Stack died Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2011.
She is survived by four sisters, Patricia Hoover and her husband Bob, Maureen Galardi, Micki Cloonan and Mary Doyle and her husband Bob; and nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, John B. "Jack" and Erma E. Dorn Stack; her brother, Thomas G. Stack; and her brother-in-law, John Cloonan.
Friends were received at O'Brien Funeral Home, North Side. A funeral mass was held in St. Cyril of Alexandria Church on Saturday. Memorials are suggested to her church at 3854 Brighton Rd., Pittsburgh, PA 15212.

Dr. George Brodmerkel Jr.
Dr. George Joseph Brodmerkel Jr., 77, of Sewickley, died Friday, Dec. 2, 2011 in Greensburg, PA.
Dr. Brodmerkel was a gastroenterologist at Allegheny General Hospital before retiring in 2008. He had headed a fellowship and training program. He was the senior attending physician and division director of gastroenterology. He was a member of many professional and scientific societies. He was a commanding officer in the U.S. Navy and had received the National Defense Service medal. As an avid outdoorsman, he was an expert rifleman and pistol shooter and received many medals for sharpshooting.
He is survived by his wife, Diane L. Frombach Brodmerkel; four children, George, "J," Steven and Christine Brodmerkel; his sister, Marian Becker; six grandchildren; his former business partner, Dr. Rad Agrawala; his cats, Georgie, Bussie and Princess; and nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, George Joseph and Ethel Gildersleeve Brodmerkel.
Friends were received at Richard D. Cole Funeral Home, Sewickley. A memorial service was held in Christ Church at Grove Farm in Ohio Township on Tuesday. Donations are suggested to his church at 249 Duff Rd., Sewickley, PA 15143 or Animal Friends, 562 Camp Horne Rd., Pittsburgh, PA 15237.

John Lucey Sr.
John Thomas Luce Sr., 86, of Ohio Township, husband of the late Joan Aland Lucey, died Sunday, Dec. 4, 2011.
Mr. Lucey was a U.S. Army Air Corps veteran of World War II. He was retired from Herbick and Held and Colonial Press. He was an avid reader and was a member of Sacred Heart Church choir in Emsworth for many years.
He is survived by eight children, Joan Phillips and her husband Dave, Ruth Marchetti and her husband Al, Mary Ellen Lutz and her husband Joseph, Patty Lawry and her husband Rick, John Lucey Jr. and his wife Susie, George Lucey and his wife Madonna, Kate Klingenbert and her husband Karl and Claire Pappas and her husband Jim; his brother, Dan Lucey and his wife Rita of Orlando, FL; 23 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews. H was preceded in death by his granddaughter, Emily Kristina Putnam.
Friends were received at McDonald-Linn Funeral Home, Avalon. A Mass of Christian Burial was held in Sacred Heart Church on Wednesday. Memorial contributions are suggested to Sewickley Public Library, 500 Thorn St., Sewickley, PA 15143 or his church.

Betty Lee Fraley
Betty Lee Fraley, 64, of Ben Avon, died Sunday, Dec. 4, 2011.
She is survived by three children, David T. Fraley, Kendall N. Early and Scott M. Fraley; two siblings, Sarah Clark and Steve Best; and four grandchildren, Jacob, Zachary and Emma Early and Kaelyn Fraley.
Friends were received at George A. Thoma Funeral Home, Wexford. Memorial services were held in Northmont United Presbyterian Church on Wednesday. Memorials are suggested to the Disabled American Veterans Association, 1000 Liberty Ave., #1606, Pittsburgh, PA 15222.

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