Ross Cioppa

Obituary of Ross C. Cioppa

Ross C. Cioppa, age 80, of Braddock Hills, passed away on Wednesday, September 15, 2021 at Shadyside Hospital. Beloved husband of Maureen Byrnes Cioppa; devoted father of Kristin M. Daniels and her husband, Gary of Harrisburg and Kevin M. Cioppa and his wife, Nicole of Cuyahoga Falls, OH; loving grandfather of Faith Marie and Reid Thomas Daniels; brother of Joseph Cioppa and his wife, Michelle, Victor and the late Louis and his surviving wife, Judy and Anthony Cioppa and his late wife, Clydella; brother-in-law of Anita Cioppa, Pam Cioppa, Patricia Byrnes and Sharon (Byrnes) Price and her husband, David; also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews; son of the late Veto "Chip" and Rose (Margula) Cioppa. Ross was a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh with a BA in business and political science. He was a lifelong Pitt athletic fan and was a Pitt season ticket holder. Ross was an administrative assistant to the late Congressman, William Coyne, a former Magisterial District Justice in Rankin, PA, and a past Grand Knight and Charter Member of the Knights of Columbus, All Saints Council 6118 of Swissvale. He was a proud serviceman of the PA Army National Guard. Along with serving his country, Ross served in his community as a Board Member of the Swissvale School District and the President of the Swissvale Athletic Association, and he was the former Mayor of Braddock Hills. Ross was also a member of the St. Joseph the Worker Parish in Swissvale. Friends received Friday, 2:00 - 8:00 p.m. at the THOMAS L. NIED FUNERAL HOME INC., 7441 Washington Street, Swissvale a funeral mass will be held on Saturday at 10:00 a.m. in the Word of God Roman Catholic Church.  www.niedfuneralhome.com

 

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Friday
17
September

Visitation at Funeral Home

2:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday, September 17, 2021
Thomas L. Nied Funeral Home, Inc.
7441 Washington St.
Swissvale, Pennsylvania, United States
Saturday
18
September

Mass

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Saturday, September 18, 2021
Word Of God Roman Catholic Church
7446 McClure Avenue
Swissvale, Pennsylvania, United States
Saturday
18
September

Burial

11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday, September 18, 2021
All-Saints Braddock Catholic
Brinton Road
Braddock Hills, Pennsylvania, United States

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As per the families request, masks must be worn during the visitation and mass.
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