John J. "Jake" Napolitan

February 5, 1924 ~ December 20, 2017 (age 93)

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A resident of Golden Heights Personal Care in Irwin, formerly of Regent Square, age 93, died on Wednesday, December 20, 2017.

Beloved husband of the late Joan (Carr) Napolitan for 40 years.

John was the last surviving of 12 children.

He is survived by numerous nieces and nephews.

Jake was a World War II Army veteran and a graduate of Duquesne University. He retired from Mine Safety Co. after a long career.

Friends are welcome from 2-8pm at Patrick T. Lanigan Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc., 700 Linden Ave. at Cable, East Pittsburgh, 412-824-8800.

Mass of Christian Burial in Word of God Church, Swissvale, on Saturday at 9:30 a.m.

Jake will be laid to rest with Military Honors at Braddock Catholic Cemetery.


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December 22, 2017

2:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Patrick T. Lanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc.
700 Linden Ave.
East Pittsburgh, PA 15112

Mass of Christian Burial
December 23, 2017

9:30 AM
Word of God
7446 McClure St.
Swissvale, PA 15218

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