Bock Funeral Home

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

Obituaries:

Michael Alan Kotchey

Wednesday, October 09, 2019

Michael Alan Kotchey, Age 65, of Indiana Twp., passed peacefully surrounded by family on Wednesday, October 9, 2019. Beloved husband of Sue (Ebeling) Kotchey; loving father of Shawn (Tara) and Shannon (Adam) Brill; proud Pap pap of Craylynn, Charlotte, Pria, and Madeline; Dear son of Charlotte Kotchey and the late Frank Kotchey; brother of Bruce Kotchey and the late Charles Kotchey. Michael was the proud founder and owner of Allegheny Fire Equipment for over 45 years. He was an avid hunter and enjoyed many weekends at the camp he built in Clarion County. He also loved traveling the country with his son selling Millcreek Valley Game Calls. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday at 1:00 PM at the Bock Funeral Home, Ltd., 1500 Mt. Royal Blvd., Glenshaw.  Read More...


Florence Alice (Porter) Anderson

Tuesday, October 08, 2019

Florence Alice (Porter) Anderson, age 94, of Glenshaw on Tuesday October 8, 2019. Wife of the late William Elder Anderson; loving mother of Taunee (Doug) Smith, Bill (Lisa) Anderson, Scott Anderson and Wendy (Ron) Bakaj; also survived by six grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren; sister of the late James H. Porter. Florence was a retired registered nurse at St. Margaret’s Hospital. Friends will be received Friday from 1:00 to 3:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 PM at the Bock Funeral Home, Ltd. 1500 Mt. Royal Blvd. Glenshaw where a Celebration of Life Service will be held on Saturday at 11:00 AM. Burial will follow at Mt. Royal Cemetery, Glenshaw
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Ralph F. Aiello

Sunday, October 06, 2019

Ralph F. Aiello, Jr of Montrose, CA on October 6, 2019. Born in Pittsburgh, son of the late Ralph and Catherine Aiello. Beloved husband for 55 years of Roberta J. Aiello. Amazing father and #1 chooch to Noelle A. Aiello (Peter). Brother of the late Joseph (Nancy) Aiello. Brother-in-law of Darlene (Sonny) Borkowski and the late Marlene (William) Trainor, Darryl Bonczak and Renee Carothers. Ralph loved Pittsburgh. But after his wife passed away, he courageously moved to Los Angeles to be closer to his daughter. This was only possible due to the immeasurable love and efforts of his nephew and niece, Joe & Suzanne Aiello, and their son Benjamin. Lunch dates and rides to doctor appointments with his best friends, Greg & Marcia Ward. Visits from Sister Lois Spinneweber. Love and support from Parry & Jeff Harvey. And the miraculous efforts and love of his sister-in-law, Nancy Aiello. Ralph came to find an unexpected second family in LA. Thank you to his buddies Mark Goddard and Denny Poplawski for caring for “hey, hey Ralphie boy”. And to Peter Harvey, for spending every weekend with Ralph. “How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.” If you knew Ralph, you know that he loved animals, especially his dogs and turtles. He even lovingly named his grand-goddaughter, Maxine Bejasa, The Turtle. Friends will be received on Tuesday from 10:00 to 11:30 AM at BOCK FUNERAL HOME, LTD, 1500 Mt. Royal Boulevard, Glenshaw. A Funeral Mass will follow in St. Mary of the Assumption Church, Glenshaw, at 12:00 PM. Interment will follow in Assumption Cemetery. In lieu of flowers and to honor Ralph, please donate to Animal Friends: https://www.thinkingoutsidethecage.org/other-ways-to-give/tribute-or-memorial-gifts/ Read More...


John F. Coco

Friday, October 04, 2019

John F. Coco age 96 of Glenshaw on Friday, October 4, 2019. Beloved husband of 71 years to Marie J. (Dezi) Coco; loving father of John A. (Jacqueline) Coco and Donna Marie (the late Carl) Succop; dear grandfather of Lindsey Marie (Dan) Becker, Nathan (Briana) Succop, Andrea (Frank) Tigano and Christopher Succop; dear great grandfather of Jayden and Rylin Becker, Rhetta, Corinne and Permelia Succop and Ellis and Leo Tigano; brother of Mary Frances Mastromatteo and the late Carmel, Mike, Paul, Joe, Sam and Angelo Coco; son of the late Sam and Lena Coco; also survived by many nieces and nephews. John was born and raised in Bloomfield, he spent most of his adult life in Shaler Twp. He enlisted in the U.S. Army at age 20 and served with the 78th Lightning Division Combat Engineers Infantry in Germany. Coming out of the Army, John continued working masonry construction with his dad and Paul eventually be to joined by Sam and Angelo. In 1952, the partnership was registered at Coco Brothers with Mike, Carmel, Paul, Sam, Angelo and John involved as partners in the masonry contracting business. In 1966, the firm was incorporated as Coco Brothers Inc. with Mike, John and Dan Enright as charter members. Eventually, John became the President/CEO of the general construction firm. John was a member and past president of the Mason Contractors Association of Western PA, he was extremely active in the apprenticeship program and was very proud of his involvement. John was a board member of the Master Builders' Association of Western PA and was a member of the Pittsburgh Builders' Exchange. John’s priorities were always family and work. He will always be known for his kindness, unselfishness, generosity, and work ethic. He will be greatly missed. Friends will be received Wednesday 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. Richard Church, Richland Twp. on Thursday at 10:00 AM. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery, Pittsburgh. Donations may be made to a charity of your choice. Read More...


Clifford L. Fair II

Friday, October 04, 2019

Clifford L. Fair II, age 76, of Bethel Park on Friday October 4, 2019. Beloved husband of Cindy Fair; loving father of Terri (George) Smokovich, Lauren (Kevin Cadora) Fair and David C. Fair; dear grandfather of Adam and Noah Smokovich and Lachlan and Maeva Cadora; brother of Toni Swiderski, Jerry Fair and Michele Baumgartel. Cliff was a U.S. Air Force Veteran and retired after 42 years as a Ramp Serviceman for United Airlines. Friends will be received Sunday from 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 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 11:00 AM. Donations may be made to Health Care at Home Hospice at 5814.thankyou4caring.org/hpcare  Read More...


Joseph A. Pogel Jr.

Wednesday, October 02, 2019

Joseph A. Pogel Jr., Age 83, of Etna, peacefully, on Wednesday October 2, 2019. Beloved husband of Lydia M. Pogel; loving father of Joseph III and Rich Pogel Sr.; proud pap of Richard Jr. and Morgan N. Pogel. Friends will be received on Monday 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 All Saints Church, Etna, on Tuesday at 10 AM.  Read More...


Jacqueline (Ireland) Szramowski

Saturday, September 28, 2019

Jaqueline (Ireland) Szramowski, Age 48, of Etna, after a battle with Leukemia, on Saturday, September 28, 2019. Beloved wife of the late Paul Szramowski; loving mother of Jacob (Jordan) Sr., Joshua (Shalee), Michael, and the late Lauren; proud grammy of Jacob Michael Jr.; dear daughter of Samuel Sr. and Georgeane Ireland and daughter in law of Evelyn Szramowski; sister of the late Samuel Ireland Jr. and Clair Marie Ireland; step sister of Jonathan and Andrew Ireland; cherished aunt of Samuel Ireland and many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins, and in-laws. Friends will be received on Monday and Tuesday 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 All Saints Church, Etna, on Wednesday at 10 AM.  Read More...


Barbara H. (Killmeyer) Stevens

Thursday, September 26, 2019

Barbara H. (Killmeyer) Stevens, Age 97, Of Hampton Twp., passed peacefully on Thursday, September 26, 2019. Beloved wife of the late Ralph G. Stevens; loving mother of R.F. “Steve” (Carol), Glenn J. (Sherry), and Barbara (Paul) Hengelsberg; she is also survived by eight grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren; dear sister of Geraldine Connor. Friends will be received on Sunday from 3:00 to 7:00 PM at the Bock Funeral Home, Ltd., 1500 Mt. Royal Blvd., Glenshaw. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated in St. Catherine of Sweden, Wildwood Rd., on Monday at 10:00 AM. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the St. Barnabas Free Care Fund.  Read More...


Ruth E. Wagner

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Ruth E. Wagner, Age 93, of Glenshaw on Wednesday September 25, 2019. Beloved wife of the late Robert A. Wagner; loving mother of Bonnie (Daryl) Garraux, Dr. Robert A. (Sandra) Wagner, Richard J. Wagner, Michael A. Wagner, Jack W. (Anja) Wagner, James D. (Janice) Wagner and Sally (Donald) Welka; also survived by 15 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; sister of the late Helene Duss, Anna Mae Arenth, Robert, Gerard, Harold and William Wagner. Ruth was a 1948 graduate of Slippery Rock State College and retired as a Physical Education teacher at St. Bonaventure School. Friends will be received Saturday 5:00 to 8:00 PM and Sunday 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. Bonaventure Church, Glenshaw on Monday at 10:30 AM. Donations may be sent to the Alzheimer’s Association or to the Slippery Rock Alumni Assoc.  Read More...


Jack R. Benoit

Friday, September 20, 2019

Jack R. Benoit, Age 72, of Etna, Peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, on Friday, September 20, 2019. Beloved husband of 36 years to Cindy Benoit; loving father of Dan (Sarah), Tom (Andrea), and Carolyn Benoit; already proud grandfather of soon to be baby Benoit; dear brother of David (Mary), Benny, Bruce (Linda), and Janet (Bob); favorite son-in-law of Marge Wesolek; also survived by many nieces and nephews; He is preceded in death by his parents John Benoit and Lugardie Johnson. Jack was a trusty Shellback and Order of Magellan who proudly served his country in the US Navy on the USS Intrepid. He was also a GM Master Technician for over 40 years. He was an avid sports fan of all Pittsburgh teams, and he especially loved football including the Steelers, Eagles, and his kids alma maters. Jack was a lifelong record collector who loved good music and to dance. Above all else, what he cherished most in life, were his family and friends. Friends will be received on Tuesday 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 Wednesday at 10:00 AM. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Western Pennsylvania School for the Blind.  Read More...