Barbara Knezic

Obituary of Barbara A. Knezic

BARBARA ANN (CHEPLO) KNEZIC Age 88, peacefully passed away at Sycamore Estates Personal Care Residence on July 24, 2020. The daughter of the late Peter Anthony and Helen Ann (Kalifut), she was born in Mingo Junction, Ohio, on February 14, 1932. She was happily married for 22 years to the late Frank Anthony Knezic and had three daughters, Anna Marie Williams, Susan Ann Williams (Ward) and Kathleen Marie Cabot (Jim). She is also survived by four grandchildren, William (Beth) and Wendi Williams, Christie Palmiero, and Samuel Cabot; and eight great-grandchildren, Madison, Ayden, Devon, Lauren, Paige, Sydney, Luke and Richie. Barbara was a 1950 graduate of Scott High School in North Braddock, where she was an honor student and head cheerleader. She went on to attend business school. Barbara loved drawing, dancing, bowling, praying, traveling with her daughters and being surrounded by her family. She loved animals (especially her "granddoggies") and had fond memories of her childhood vacation's at her grandparents farm. Barbara was known for her kindness and generosity, her laughter and her enjoyment of life. She will be sorely missed by all who knew her. The family will be paying tribute to her life with a private memorial. Memorial donations may be made to The Western Pennsylvania Humane Society, 1101 Western Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15233. Arrangements by the THOMAS L. NIED FUNERAL HOME, 7441 Washington St., Swissvale. www.niedfuneralhome.com
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