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Tony Skaro, Sr.

April 29, 2019

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Of Penn Hills, age 100, on Monday, April 29, 2019.

Husband of the late Faye Skaro for 70 years.

Loving father of the late Donna (surviving husband, Ronald) Rosa of Penn Hills and the late Frank (surviving wife, Anna Marie) Skaro of Edgewood.

Cherished grandfather of John, Renee, Chrissy, Ronald, Jr. and Anthony.

Great grandfather of 5 and great great grandfather of 1.

Brother of Joseph (Archangel "Red") Skaro of Monroeville and the late Nancy DeFrancisco.

Also survived by many nieces and nephews. 

Tony enjoyed selling cars, he ran Frank Skaro's Autobody shop with his son and enjoyed reminiscing about his days at Monarch Billiards in Wilkinsburg. He was a World War II Army Veteran serving at Iwo Jima and received 5 Bronze Stars.  

Friends welcome Thursday 4-8 PM in the Patrick T. Lanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Turtle Creek/Monroeville Chapel, 1111 Monroeville Ave. at James St., Turtle Creek 412-823-9350, where a Blessing Service will be held on Friday at 11:00 AM.

Burial will follow in Good Shepherd Cemetery, where military honors will be held.

 

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Services

Visitation
Thursday
May 2, 2019

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Patrick T. Lanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc.
1111 Monroeville Ave
Turtle Creek, PA 15145

Blessing Service
Friday
May 3, 2019

11:00 AM
Patrick T. Lanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc.
1111 Monroeville Ave
Turtle Creek, PA 15145

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