Lois Petrarca

Obituary of Lois M. Petrarca

LOIS M. (SMITH) PETRARCA Age 87, passed peacefully in her home, on Saturday, June 13, 2020, of Wilkins, formerly of Regent Square. Wife of the late Domenic J. Petrarca; loving mother of Domenic A. Petrarca and his wife Mary Pat, David Petrarca and his wife Diane, Lisa Buettner and her husband John, Leanna Petrarca-Ballog and her husband Mark, Lynn Petrarca-Perla and her husband David, and Lori Factor; dear Nana of Brittany and her husband Brett, Domenic John, Maria, Angela, John, Lois, Paige, Grace, Samantha, and Sydney; and a great-grandchild on the way; sister of Sara Voyten, Robert Smith, Delores Walters, James Smith, Patricia Toy, and the late Edward Smith, Wanda Morabito, Betty Potter, Jean Dougherty, and Donald Smith. Also survived by her numerous nieces and nephews. Lois was a lifelong member of the Madonna del Castello Parish, where she served as the chairwoman of the Italian Kitchen. She was the President of the Ladies of Charity for many years and remained active. She was a loving servant to anyone in need, especially her family, neighbors, and friends. She was known as a living saint. Friends received 2-8 p.m. Monday only at the THOMAS L. NIED FUNERAL HOME, INC., 7441 Washington St., Swissvale. Mass of Christian Burial in the Madonna del Castello Roman Catholic Church on Tuesday morning at 10 a.m. In lieu of flowers, please send memorial contributions to Madonna del Castello Parish, or the charity of your choice. www.niedfuneralhome.com.
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Visitation at Funeral Home

2:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday, June 15, 2020
Thomas L. Nied Funeral Home, Inc.
7441 Washington St.
Swissvale, Pennsylvania, United States


10:00 am
Tuesday, June 16, 2020
Madonna Del Castello
2021 South Braddock Avenue
Swissvale, Pennsylvania, United States
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