Bock Funeral Home

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

Obituaries:

Nancy Jane Beck

Monday, March 18, 2019

Nancy Jane Beck, Age 86, of Pittsburgh, passed away in Fort Worth, TX, Hospice, on Friday, March 15, 2019 while visiting her son. Nancy was loved by her family and friends. She was a longtime member of Christ Lutheran Church, Millvale, where she ran the Millvale Food Cupboard, and served the community for many years. Nancy had a passion for cooking and did so for her family and friends as a caterer. She loved to travel, spend time with her family, especially her great-grandchildren. Nancy was married to the late James Beck for 43 years. She is survived by her children, Peggie Romanko-Durhan (late David and Frank), Jim (Linda), Jeff (Louise), Julie (Jeff) Brown, and Kevin (Araceli); grandchildren, Nicole (Jason) Westerman, Justin (Roni) Romanko, Katie (Derek) Conley, Amy Beck, Alex Beck, Jenn (Philip) Moates, Jeffrey (Emily) Brown, Nicholas Beck, Joshua Beck, and Kevin Beck Jr.; great grandchildren Lucas and Lilly Westerman, Theo, Cal, and AJ Romanko, Miriam Brown, Callie and Weston Moates, and David and Dakota Conley. Dear cousin of Karen and Bill Guidish and Joan Fleishner; sister in law of Verla Stoker. Friends will be received on Thursday from 1 to 9 PM at the Bock Funeral Home, Ltd., 1500 Mt. Royal Blvd., Glenshaw, where a Funeral Service will be held on Friday at 10 AM. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Christ Lutheran Church, Millvale, M.S. Society, or to the Community Hospice of Texas.  Read More...


Wilda M. (Baumgartel) Roesch

Monday, March 18, 2019

Wilda M. (Baumgartel) Roesch, age 100, of West Deer Twp., on Sunday, March 17, 2019. Beloved wife of the late Arthur G. Roesch; loving mother of the late Marlene M. (late James) Mancuso; dear grandmother of Gary (Jeanine) Mancuso; proud great-grandmother of Luke and Lea; sister of Shirley Ambrose and the late Sarah Anderson and Harriet Setzenfand. With a very deep faith in God, Wilda enjoyed visits from friends and family, crossword puzzles, word search, reading the Bible and cross stich. Friends will be received Wednesday from 9:00 AM until the time of services at 10:00 AM with Pastor Jerry Pawloski officiating at the Bock Funeral Home, Ltd. 1500 Mt. Royal Blvd. Glenshaw. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Meals on Wheels 3200 Mt. Royal Blvd. Glenshaw PA 15116.  Read More...


Maxine Ann (Ludwig) Nethen

Saturday, March 16, 2019

Maxine Ann (Ludwig) Nethen, Age 84, of Glenshaw, passed peacefully on Saturday, March 16, 2019. Loving mother of Marykay (Stephen) Knechtel, William (Janet), Richard, Robert (Roberta), Barbara Nethen, and Patricia Nethen; proud grandma of Derek, Kristen, Jessica, Waylon, Luke, Zac, Katrina, and Sarah; also survived by three great-grandchildren. She is now reunited with her three loving sisters in heaven. Maxine was a proud lifelong Steelers fan. No visitation. A Memorial Service will be held in St. Bonaventure Church, Glenshaw, on Tuesday at 10 AM. Arrangements made by the Bock Funeral Home, Ltd., Glenshaw.  Read More...


James B. Richardson

Friday, March 15, 2019

James B. “Jim” Richardson, Age 60, Suddenly, on Wednesday, March 13, 2019. Of Glenshaw, formerly of the Mon Valley. Beloved husband of Alain (McGoun) Richardson; loving father of Eliza Richardson; step-father of Nate and Mitchell Cavlovic; brother of Nancy (Dennis) Mayo; also survived by several nieces and nephews. Jim was a Paul Harris Fellow Rotarian, a 32nd Degree Mason with Tri County Lodge #252, and an active member of the Glenshaw Presbyterian Church where he served as an Elder, Trustee, and on various committees. Friends will be received on Sunday from 5:00 to 8:00 PM and Monday from 2:00 to 8:00 PM at the Bock Funeral Home, Ltd., 1500 Mt. Royal Blvd., Glenshaw, where a Masonic Service will take place on Sunday at 7:00 PM. A Funeral Service will be held in the Glenshaw Presbyterian Church, 300 Glenn Ave., Glenshaw, on Tuesday at 11:00 AM. (EVERYONE PLEASE MEET AT CHURCH). Contributions may be made in Jims honor to the Glenshaw Presbyterian Church and/or South Brownsville United Methodist Church.

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Franklin Earl Hood

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Franklin Earl Hood, age 86 of Cranberry Twp. formerly of Hazelwood PA on Tuesday March 12, 2019. He was born Nov 10, 1933 in West Homestead. Husband of Dorothy M. Hood; father of Robert E. (Elizabeth) Hood and the late Ronald L. Hood; grandfather of Stephanie and Dean; step-grandfather of Megan, Amanda, Amy and Monica; brother of Don (Carol) Hood and the late Herbert and Thomas Hood; also survived by nieces and nephews. No visitation. A Memorial Service will be held at the Mary S. Brown-Ames Methodist Church 3424 Beechwood Blvd. Pgh PA 15217 at a later date. Donations may be sent to Lutheran Senior Life VNA Western PA 115 Technology Dr. Butler PA 16001. Arr. By Bock Funeral Home, Ltd. Glenshaw. Read More...


Philomena G. (Vacchiano) Hoehn

Monday, March 11, 2019

Philomena G. (Vacchiano) Hoehn, age 85, of Hampton Twp., suddenly, on Monday, March 11, 2019. Wife of the late John H. Hoehn Jr.; loving mother of Denise (Jim) Gniewkowski, Jacqueline (Robert) Scheidler, and John (Linda) Hoehn; proud grandmother of Jamie (Sarah Scheller), Brandon, Michael, Rachael, and Dylan; she is survived by one sister, Marlene (Dale) Hoffman, and preceded by three siblings, John, Anthony, and Concetta, and her parents, Battista and Petronilla (DeLuca) Vacchiano; also survived by step grandchildren, step great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. Philomena was truly devoted to her family and will be greatly missed by all who knew her. Friends will be received on Thursday from 1:00 to 3:00 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. Mary of the Assumption Church, Glenshaw, on Friday at 11 AM. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to The Guatemala Orphanage c/o St. Richards Church, Gibsonia, PA 15044. Read More...


John "Jack" Waclawski

Friday, March 08, 2019

John “Jack” Waclawski, age 73, on Monday, March 4, 2019. Beloved husband of Beth (Culleiton) Waclawski; beloved father of Nancy (John) O’Donnell, John (Stephanie) Waclawski, and Kathleen (Jeffrey) Dettling; beloved Pap of Jack and Ryan O’Donnell and Ben and Finn Waclawski; son of the late John and Helen Waclawski; brother of the late Paul (Mae) Cavalero; also survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Jack was a Pittsburgh Public Schools Mathematics teacher for 35 years at Schenley High School and Perry Traditional Academy where he coached the girls’ softball team for several years.  He enjoyed sports, both coaching his children and cheering on his grandsons.  A giving and selfless person, he loved being with his family, playing cards, traveling, and challenging everyone with math problems and puzzles. Jack was a regular golfer with several leagues, an avid poker player, a fantasy football expert, and a book club member at the local library.  He will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him. Friends will be received on Saturday from 6 to 8 PM and Sunday from 1 to 3 and 6 to 8 PM at the Bock Funeral Home, 1500 Mt. Royal Boulevard, Glenshaw. A Funeral Mass will be held in St. Mary of the Assumption Church, 2510 Middle Road, Glenshaw, on Monday at 10 a.m.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the ALS Association, Make-a-Wish Foundation, or the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, causes that were dear to his heart.

 

 

 

 

 

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David "Dave" Painter

Wednesday, March 06, 2019

David “Dave” Painter, a native of Pittsburgh, PA, on Friday March 1, 2019 was a son of the late Thomas Painter and Dorothy Painter. From his wife of 26 years Julie, Dave was a man nobody can replace… at least not in my heart. We’ve been married for 26 years. Dave was larger than life. He never met a stranger, never complained and would do anything for anyone! He was an avid fisherman, loved to work on his projects and was a member of I.U.O.E. Local 66 his entire life. What we had was not a perfect marriage but as people say… Dave and I were perfect for each other and we were! In addition to his parents, Dave was preceded in death by his brothers Mike and Bobby Painter. Survivors include his 8 children, Christopher Painter (Kym), Stephanie Babeluck (Dave), Timothy Painter (Tamara), Nicole Tutino, Alyson Savage (Donnie), Hayden Worsnop (Josh), Candace Painter, and Madison Painter; Siblings, Terri King, Melinda Winner and Tom Painter; and 12 grandchildren. No visitation. Services will be held at a later date. Arr. By Bock Funeral Home, Ltd. Glenshaw Read More...


Ronald C. Dietz

Tuesday, March 05, 2019

Ronald C. Dietz  age 88, of Glenshaw on Monday March 4, 2018. Beloved husband of Carol L. Dietz; loving father of Timothy (Darci) Dietz, Deanna (Raymond) Dohn, Christopher (Limin) Dietz and the late Ronald L. (surviving Deborah) Dietz, brother of Allen Dietz and Carole Crooks; also survived by 13 grandchildren and five great grandchildren. Ron was a member of the John E. Mair Lodge No. 729 F & AM. Friends will be received Thursday from 10:00 AM until the time of services at 2:00 PM at the Bock Funeral Home Ltd. 1500 Mt. Royal Blvd. Glenshaw. Read More...


David Joseph Stankovic

Tuesday, March 05, 2019

David Joseph Stankovic, age 72, of Hampton Twp., passed away unexpectedly on Monday, March 4, 2019; beloved husband of Paula (Ulerich) Stankovic; loving father of Alexandra “Sasha” Stankovic and India Stankovic; dear brother of Rose Marie (the late Joseph) Profozich, Edward (the late Mary Jane) Stankovic), Jean (Robert) Ehrman, and the late Charles Stankovic. David was a lifelong member of St. Nicholas Church in Millvale and was a graduate of North Catholic High School. He also is a retired employee of Allegheny County. He enjoyed spending time at his cottage fishing, but above all he loved spending time with his friends and family. Friends will be received on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 PM at the Bock Funeral Home, Ltd. 1500 Mt. Royal Blvd., Glenshaw. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated in St. Nicholas Church, Millvale, on Friday at 10 AM. EVERYONE PLEASE MEET AT CHURCH. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to St. Nicholas Church Generations Fund.  Read More...