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Josephine (Morello) Petrusky

May 7, 1924 — July 11, 2019


Josephine Petrusky, 95, of Monessen, died Thursday July 11, 2019 in Hallsworth House. She was born on May 7, 1924 in Yorkville, OH, the daughter of the late Antonio and Maria (Terrano) Morello. Mrs. Petrusky was a resident of Monessen most all her life and a graduate of Monessen High School. She was a member of Epiphany of Our Lord Church in Monessen. Mrs. Petrusky enjoyed playing cards, loved to travel with her late husband Paul, and cherished the time she spent with her family and cooking for them. She is survived by a son, Paul Allen (Carol) Petrusky of Latrobe, three daughters, Paulette Bergstedt of Costa Mesa, CA, Pati (John) Sivek of Fallowfield Twp., Pamela Petrusky of Palm Harbor, FL; two grandchildren, Jodi Kirtley of Costa Mesa, CA, Dean (Beth) Bergstedt of Canonsburg; five great grandchildren, Tyler Kirtley, Gabrielle, Taylor, Olivia, and Devin Bergstedt; a great great grandson, Rowen Dzion; sister, Rose Morello of Pittsburgh; and nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Paul Petrusky in 2015, two sisters Vita Petruska and Elizabeth Gladys, and by three brothers Frank, Pete, and Tony Morello. Private viewing and funeral services were held on Monday in Dalfonso-Billick Funeral Home Inc. and Cremation Services, 441 Reed Ave. Monessen, with Rev. Michael Crookston officiating. Interment followed in the Mon Valley Memorial Park, Donora. The family suggest memorials in Mrs. Petrusky's name be made to OSPTA Hospice, 4325 SR 51 North, Belle Vernon, PA 15012. Condolences accepted for the family at

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