Bock Funeral Home

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

Obituaries:

Ruth M. Clark

Thursday, January 31, 2019

Ruth M. Clark, Beloved mom, grandmother, and great-grandmother, died on Thursday, January 31, 2019. Age 90, of Allison Park, born March 10, 1928 to the late Earl and Augusta Roberts. She is preceded in death by her husband Carleton H. Clark; she is survived by her children, Corinne (Wayne), Damon (Susan) and Glenn; as well as eight grandchildren and eight, soon to be 10, great-grandchildren. Friends will be received on Saturday from 1 to 4 PM at the Bock Funeral Home, Ltd., 1500 Mt. Royal Blvd., Glenshaw, where a Funeral Service will be held at 6:30 PM Saturday evening.  Read More...


James R. "Jim" Hertweck

Saturday, January 26, 2019

James R. “Jim” Hertweck Age 75, of North Hills, on Saturday, January 26, 2019 Beloved husband of the late Alice (Dell) Hertweck; Loving father of Alison Hertweck, Robert James (Eileen) Hertweck, Kristi (Shawn) Zugai, & Ryan (Carlos) Hertweck; Proud grandfather of Luke, Sophia, Jack, James, Madison, and Riley; Brother of Dave, Marilyn, Gary, Roy, and Mark; also survived by a dear friend Mary Ann Nardina. Jim donated a lot of his time at Little Sisters of the Poor and loved traveling, specifically, to Florida and Italy. He also inspired family and friends with his love of music. Above all, Jim was a devoted family man and friend to many. Our deepest gratitude goes to the medical team at Allegheny General Hospital and Vincentian Home. Friends will be received on Tuesday from  6 to 8 PM and  Wednesday from 1 to 8 PM  at The Bock Funeral Home, Ltd., 1500 Mt. Royal Blvd., Glenshaw. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Thursday at 10 AM in St. Teresa of Avila, Pittsburgh. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Little Sisters of the Poor.  Read More...


Ronald P. Wojciak

Friday, January 25, 2019

Ronald P. Wojciak, Age 70, of Shaler Twp., passed on Friday, January 25, 2019. Beloved wife and best friend of the late MaryAnn Wojciak; loving father of Chris Wojciak, Kathy Dettlinger, Denise (Briand) Antoine, Donna Sherman, and Steven (Karalea) Sherman; proud pappy of Amber, Rocco, Steven, Nicole, Crystal, and Cody; great-grandpappy of Kaeden; brother of the late Kathleen (surviving David) Cencerik. Ron was a Vietnam Veteran who proudly served his country in the US Navy. Friends will be received on Saturday from 2 to 3 PM at the Bock Funeral Home, Ltd., 1500 Mt. Royal Blvd., Glenshaw, where a Memorial Service will be held at 3 PM. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the COPD Foundation at COPDfoundation.org.   Read More...


Arthur R. "Buddy" Wittig Jr.

Thursday, January 24, 2019

Arthur R. Wittig Jr., Age 70, of Glenshaw, passed on Sunday, January 20, 2019. Born February 12, 1948, in Pittsburgh, to the late Mary E. (McDunn) and Arthur R. Wittig Sr. Former spouse of Georgene L. (Frederick) Wittig; He served in the US Navy. Bud is survived by his son Timothy A. Wittig and his wife Debbie R. (Jones) and Daughter Kimberly A. (Wittig) Robinson. Attentive grandfather to Shannon E. Wittig, Lindsey A. Wittig, Bethany M. Wittig, Kassidy L. Wittig, and Tyler E. Robinson; caring and loving brother to Margaret, Bernadette, Mary Catherine “Sissy”, Patricia, Deborah, Sharon, Jeannie, James, and the late Thomas, David, and Michael. Family and Friends will be received on Friday from 6 to 8 PM and Saturday from 10 AM to 12:30 PM at the Bock Funeral Home, Ltd., 1500 Mt. Royal Blvd., Glenshaw, where a Blessing Service will be held at 12:30 PM. A wake luncheon will follow the blessing service. Burial will be on Monday, Feb. 4, 2019, at 12:30 PM at the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies 1158 Morgan Rd. Bridgeville, PA 15017. In lieu of flowers, the family is asking for donations to be made to the Bock Funeral Home to help cover Funeral expenses.  Read More...


John J. Bollinger

Thursday, January 17, 2019

John J. Bollinger, age 100, of Glenshaw on Thursday January 10, 2019. Husband of the late Gertrude (Siford) Bollinger; father of the late Joanne (surviving Peter) Johnson; PapPap of Renee (Jim) Ayers and Patrick (Leigh Ann) Johnson; great-grandfather of Sydney and Carter Ayers and Evan and Savannah Johnson; survived by a sister Frances Bollinger (the late Clifford) Pletcher. Friends will be received Friday from 4:00 to 6:00 PM at the Bock Funeral Home, Ltd. 1500 Mt. Royal Blvd. Glenshaw. A Funeral Mass will celebrated in St. Bonaventure Church, Glenshaw on Saturday at 10:00 AM. In lieu flowers, donations may be sent to VFW Shaler Post 9199, 643 Wetzel Road Pittsburgh PA 15209. Read More...

Arlene (Yerkins) Bauman

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Arlene (Yerkins) Bauman, Age 83, passed away on Wednesday, January 16, 2019. Loving mother of Russell G. and Kim Bauman of Alta Loma, CA, and Carl E. and Kathy (Roche) Bauman Jr. of Shaler Twp.; dear grandmother of Evan J. and Kyle A.; sister of Loraine (Mike) Grubic, Carol Tipler, and Janet (Ivan) Ferber. She was a great mother and grandmother who was always willing to give and help others. She was also an avid Steelers fan. Visitation and Services will be held privately by the family. Donations may be sent to the Alzheimer Association. Arrangements made by the Bock Funeral Home, Ltd., Glenshaw.  Read More...


Roger J. Schmidt

Saturday, January 12, 2019

Roger J. Schmidt, age 62, of Columbus OH formerly of Pittsburgh unexpectedly on Thursday January 10, 2019. Roger was deeply loved by his beloved wife Mary (Paul) Schmidt and his loving children Brandon, Ryan and Connor; son of the late Roger and Mary Schmidt; brother of Joyce (Joe) Wanninger, Vince (Loretta) Schmidt, Paul (Janet) Schmidt, Michael (Trish) Schmidt, Robert Schmidt, David Schmidt and the late Steve (surviving Darlene) Schmidt; brother-in-law of Marie & Pam; also survived by many nieces, nephews, grand nieces and nephews. No visitation, the service and interment will be held privately. Donations may be sent to a college fund for Brandon, Ryan and Connor, c/o Vince Schmidt 2011 Verden Court Allison Park PA 15101. Arr. By Bock Funeral Home, Ltd. Glenshaw. Read More...


Donna Kielek

Friday, January 11, 2019

Donna Kielek, Age 72, of Butler County, on Tuesday, January 8, 2019. Wife of the late Joseph Kielek; loving mother of Jamie Clark and Eric Wright; dear sister of Dianne Muhr, Darlene Ritchie, and Ken Shoemaker; she is also survived by nieces and nephews. Friends will be received on Saturday, January 19, from 11:30 to 1:30 at the Bock Funeral Home, Ltd., 1500 Mt. Royal Blvd., Glenshaw, where a Blessing Service will be held at 1:30 PM. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to CORE.  Read More...


Elizabeth M. "Betty" Reardon

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Elizabeth M. “Betty” Reardon, age 90, of Shaler Twp., peacefully, on Thursday, January 10, 2019. Beloved wife of the late Thomas J.; aunt of James Smoller and great-aunt of Joanne (Jim Barnett) Watral; she is preceded in death by brothers Frank and Sonny and sisters Viola, Tildy, and Marie; sister in law of Alice Penrod and Virginia Miller; she is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Betty was a longtime employee of Bell Telephone Company. Friends will be received on Sunday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 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 AM. Read More...


Sarah K. "Sally" (Irwin) Petrovich

Monday, January 07, 2019

Sarah K. “Sally” (Irwin) Petrovich, Age 81, of Shaler Twp., on Sunday, January 6, 2019; she was preceded in death by her loving husband of 59 years, Edward R. Petrovich; She was the loving mother of Edward (Carolyn) Petrovich Jr., Peg (Burris) Petrovich, Pam (Chris) Bigley-Sutton, David (Maureen) Petrovich, and Mark (Angel) Petrovich; Dear grandmother of 14, Nicole (Kevin) Corbett, Ryan (Katie) Petrovich, Heather Petrovich (Tim Ebner), Lauren Petrovich, Julie Petrovich, Keith and Sarah Burris, Peyton Bigley, Josh and Tim Sutton, Olivia and Carley Petrovich, Doug Kramer, and Diego Donohoe; Dear great-grandmother of Benjamin Edward Petrovich; she is also survived by many beloved nieces, nephews, and friends. She was a loving mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. Sally was a warm and compassionate person to all the people who had the privilege to know her. Friends will be received on Wednesday and Thursday 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 Mass will be celebrated in All Saints Church, Etna, on Friday at 10:00 AM.  Read More...