Bock Funeral Home

1500 Mt. Royal Boulevard
Glenshaw, PA 15116
412-486-8500

Obituaries:

Bettymarie (Schmidt) DeSimone

Saturday, November 17, 2018

Bettymarie (Schmidt) DeSimone, age 92, peacefully on Friday November 16, 2018 of Shaler Twp. Beloved wife of the late Frank C. DeSimone; loving mother of Michele (Rich) Wisniewski and Frank C. DeSimone Jr.; sister of Anna Mae Serenka and the late Richard Schmidt; also survived by grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great great-grandchildren. Friends will be received Tuesday from 2:00 to 6:00 PM at the Bock Funeral Home, Ltd. 1500 Mt. Royal Blvd. Glenshaw where a Blessing Service will be held Tuesday at 5:30 PM. Entombment  will be in Mt. Royal Cemetery, Glenshaw. Read More...


Roy Harold John

Friday, November 16, 2018

Roy Harold John, age 94, on Tuesday November 13, 2018 a long time resident of Glenshaw, went on in peace, with family by his side to be with his savior and again reunited as one with his loving wife of 68 years, Marion. Roy, formerly of Brentwood PA was born on March 23, 1924 to the late Walter and Margret John, younger brother to the late Walter E. John. Roy loved his country, serving during war time from 1943 to 1945 in the Army Air Force. Roy had equal love for his Lord, his church, his wife, his family, his work and many friends he easily made and was very much devoted in many forms to all. After the service Roy attended Pitt and then went on as a long time salesman of Industrial Supplies, retiring part time at age 89. Roy taught us to work and play hard both as he truly enjoyed his golf, bowling, family vacations, playing cards and cheering on his Pirates and Steelers in his leisure time. Roy is survived by son Craig (Zoie) and granddaughter Sarah Mei all of Freeport ME and son Kent (Beverly) of Cranberry Twp.. Friends will be received Monday from 2:00 to 8:00 PM at the Bock Funeral Home, Ltd. 1500 Mt. Royal Blvd. Glenshaw where a funeral service will be held on Tuesday at 11:00 AM with the Rev. Dr. Dirk M. Lesnett officiating. A private family interment will follow at Allegheny County Memorial Park, Allison Park. Memorials gratefully received for the Scholarship Fund or Building Fund c/o The Elfinwild Presbyterian Church, 3200 Mt. Royal Blvd. Glenshaw PA 15116.  Read More...


John Robert Baker

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

John Robert Baker, 67, of Glenshaw, son of the late Clarence Hess Baker and Dorothy Williams Baker, both of Altoona, PA, brother of Carol Baker Farley (Thomas) of Palm City, FL, uncle of John Judson Farley (Stacie) of Timonium, MD, and Caroline Farley Suarez (Francisco) of Quepos, Costa Rica.  No viewing or memorial services are presently planned. Arrangements made by the Bock Funeral Home, Ltd., Glenshaw. Read More...


Richard W. Pott

Saturday, November 10, 2018

Richard W. Pott, Age 68, of Dorseyville, passed away on Saturday, November 10, 2018. Son of the late George and Vera Pott; brother of the late George Pott Jr.; uncle of Jeremy (Rebecca) and Justin Pott; great uncle of Lucas and Blake. Richard was a resident of St. John Lutheran in Butler and was a proud graduate of Duquesne University. He retired from US Steel, he was a supporter of the Dorseyville Vol. Fire Dept., and was a lifelong member of the Yankanuck Club in Georgian Bay, Ontario Canada. Friends will be received on Tuesday from 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 PM at the Bock Funeral Home, Ltd., 1500 Mt. Royal Blvd., Glenshaw. A Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday at 10 AM in Trinity United Church of Christ, Dorseyville. EVERYONE PLEASE MEET AT CHURCH. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Humane Animal Rescue.  Read More...


Eugene M. "Chukie" Francis

Saturday, November 10, 2018

Eugene M. “Chukie” Francis, Age 81, of Shaler Twp., on Friday, November 9, 2018. Beloved husband for 59 years of Jean M. (Strahler) Francis; loving father of Karen (Larry) Cooper, Michael (Diane) Francis, and Steve (Lisa) Francis; dear grandfather of Merissa and Matthew Cooper and Logan and Connor Francis; brother of George (Carol), Jim (Andrea), Duker (Cathy), Bill, Donna Francis, and the late Kay Jean Francis. Gene was a US Army Airborne Veteran. Friends will be received on Monday from 3:00 to 8:00 PM at the Bock Funeral Home, Ltd., 1500 Mt. Royal Blvd., Glenshaw. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated in St. Bonaventure Church, Glenshaw on Tuesday at 10 AM. Burial to follow in Mt. Royal Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to NHCO: 1975 Ferguson Rd. Allison Park PA 15101.  Read More...


M. Virginia "Gince" Skertich

Thursday, November 08, 2018

M. Virginia “Gince” Skertich, age 92, on Wednesday October 31, 2018 of Etna. Beloved wife of the late William M. Skertich Sr.; daughter of the late Dovie Irene (Patterson) and Robert Griffin Hill; loving mother of W. Michael Skertich wife Linda, daughter Nadia Skertich-Lester (Kevin), Timothy Patterson-Hill wife Linda, daughter Monika Landis (Jonathian), Valerie Skertich, David Skertich sons Jonathan wife Katie and son Joshua, Robert Skertich wife Karen, son Christopher (Jenn), and six great grandchildren. Gince was a very loving Georgia Peach mother who left the following prayer for her children. “Dear Father God, Your gospel is very clear. You sent Your Son to die for my sins. You did not promise to make me rich or to be successful but to pay a debt I could not pay and for that I will praise your name forever” There was a prayer service by the immediate family at the gravesite at St. Mary’s Cemetery, O’Hara Twp.. Arr. by Bock Funeral Home, Ltd. Glenshaw. Read More...


David C. "Hups" Hubstenberger

Monday, November 05, 2018

David C. “Hups” Hubstenberger, Age 66, of Shaler Twp., passed away on Sunday, November 4, 2018. Beloved husband of 37 years to Cathi (Derr) Hubstenberger; loving father of Natalie Hubstenberger, Christine (Ryan) Backus, and David A. Hubstenberger; proud pappy of Cameron Hubstenberger; he is survived by two sisters Sandy (Dominic) Cannone and Julie Wessling; godfather to Lisa (Mark) Fetzner and Chris Wolkiewicz. David had many joys in his life, he enjoyed his trucks and bike, he loved to hunt with his son and spending time outdoors, he donated to many different charities, but above all, he loved spending time with his family most. Friends will be received on Wednesday from 2 to 8 PM at the Bock Funeral Home, Ltd., 1500 Mt. Royal Blvd., Glenshaw, where a Funeral Service will be held at 7:30 PM. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Light of Life Rescue Mission: 913 Western Ave. PGH, PA 15223. Read More...


Chester J. Dodson

Monday, October 29, 2018

Chester J. Dodson, Age 87, of Valencia, on Sunday, October 28, 2018. Beloved husband of Martha ‘Marty” Dodson; loving father of Angela Betz, Chester (Diana) Dodson Jr., Charles (Stephanie) Dodson, James Dodson, John Dodson, Gregory (Andrea) Dodson, and Gregory (Christine) Kircheis; brother of Joyce Clouser; also survived by 13 grandchildren. Friends will be received on Thursday from 1:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 PM at the Bock Funeral Home, Ltd, 1500 Mt. Royal Blvd., Glenshaw. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated in St. Catherine of Sweden Church, Wildwood, on Friday, at 10:00 AM. Burial will follow in Allegheny County Memorial Park, Allison Park. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be sent to the Shriners Hospital for Crippled Children.   Read More...


Gladys L. (Shirey) Wilkinson

Saturday, October 27, 2018

Gladys L. (Shirey) Wilkinson, Age 91, of Shaler Twp., on Friday, October 26, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Elmer Wilkinson; loving mother of Kenneth L. and Ruth (John) Keksz; also survived by five grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, and one great-great-granddaughter. Friends will be received on Sunday from 4:00 to 8:00 PM at the Bock Funeral Home, Ltd., 1500 Mt. Royal Blvd., Glenshaw, where a Funeral Service will be held on Monday at 10 AM. Burial to follow in Allegheny County Memorial Park In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Christ Lutheran Church: 917 Evergreen Ave. Pittsburgh, PA 15209.  Read More...


Anna C. (Milcic) Hajenich

Saturday, October 27, 2018

Anna C. (Milcic) Hajenich, age 96, of Glenshaw, passed away on Saturday, October 27, 2018. Beloved wife of 52 ½ years to Joseph M. Hajenich Sr.; cherished and much loved mother of Joseph M. Hajenich Jr., Mary C. (Joseph) Berdik, Ruth H. Hajenich, and Frances H. (Mark) Le Goullon; granny to Kristin (David) Seidl, Lauren (Craig) Borden, and Marcia (Adam) Kobzowicz; great granny to Cullen, Carolynn, Liam, and Easton; sister of Helen Milcic and the late John E. Milcic; also survived by many nieces and nephews. We didn’t want you to leave us, but we take comfort in knowing that you are now at peace with our Lord. You were the best wife, mom, granny, and great granny ever. We will love and miss you forever. You’re the best. Friends will be received on Monday from 2:00 to 8:00 PM at the Bock Funeral Home, Ltd., 1500 Mt. Royal Blvd., Glenshaw. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated in St. Mary of the Assumption Church, Glenshaw, on Tuesday at 10 AM.  Read More...