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John M. "Sonny" Ambroffi

February 3, 1938 ~ May 4, 2022 (age 84)

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Lifelong resident of Braddock, age 84, passed away on Wednesday, May 4, 2022.

Born the son of the late Joseph Ambroffi and the late Josephine (Mazzoni) Ambroffi.

Beloved brother of Robert (Carolee) Ambroffi.

Preceded in death by brothers; Anthony Ambroffi and Joseph (surviving spouse, Pat) Ambroffi.

Also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Longtime cherished friend of Helena Ambroffi and Eddie Hughes.

Sonny was proud to say that he was born, raised and spent a wonderful life living in the town of Braddock.  He was a 1956 graduate of Braddock High School, where he played basketball.  After graduating, Sonny entered the U.S. Army and served his country for several years.  Sonny was employed as a general laborer for both Ohringer’s Furniture Store in downtown Pittsburgh and Allegheny County, where he retired with over 30 years of service.  He was an all-around sports fan, and especially loved following the Pittsburgh sports teams.  He always enjoyed catching a game either in person or on television.  Sonny was a member of Good Shepherd Church in Braddock.

Friends are welcome Monday from 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. at Patrick T. Lanigan Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc., Turtle Creek / Monroeville Chapel, 1111 Monroeville Ave., Turtle Creek, 412-823-9350.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday at 10 a.m. in Good Shepherd Church of St. Joseph the Worker Parish.

Sonny will be laid to rest with Military Honors in Braddock Catholic Cemetery. 


Services

Viewing
Monday
May 9, 2022

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Patrick T. Lanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc.
1111 Monroeville Ave
Turtle Creek, PA 15145

Viewing
Monday
May 9, 2022

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Patrick T. Lanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc.
1111 Monroeville Ave
Turtle Creek, PA 15145

Mass of Christian Burial
Tuesday
May 10, 2022

10:00 AM
Good Shepherd Church of St. Joseph the Worker Parish
1025 Braddock aVe.
Braddock, PA 15104

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