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Norma May (Rent) Smak


Age 88, of Tualatin, OR., formerly of Munhall and Avalon, passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 10, 2018. Daughter of the late Helen Bado Rent Fedor. Beloved wife of the late Frank J. Smak. Mother of Barbara (Timothy) Rawa of Peters Twp. and Nancy Smak (James Rice) of Tualatin, OR; grandmother of Kiara (Shane) Nappenbach of North Strabane Townshp and grandmother of Marcus Rice of Phoenix, Arizona. Visitation Tuesday, June 19, 2018, from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at McDONALD - LINN FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICES, LLC, 529 California Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15202. Private Interment. In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation in Norma's memory to the American Cancer Society, 320 Bilmar Dr., Pittsburgh, PA 15205 (www.cancer.org) or Alzheimer's Foundation of America, 322 Eighth Ave., 7th Fl., New York 10001 (www.alzfdn.org). Please sign and view the family's online guestbook at: www.mcdonald-linn.com


Caroline "Cookie" Uzyak

On Thursday, June 14, 2018, Caroline "Cookie" Uzyak, of Pittsburgh, beloved mother of six, survived by five children, Rosalie Tokich (late Gary), Robin Pflasterer (Thomas), George Uzyak (Andrea), Carol Olive (Gary Perrotte), Michael Uzyak (Astrid) and the late Jacquelyn Mager; sister of Rosella and Josephine Catania; preceded in death by three brothers and five sisters; grandmother of Matthew, Benjamin and Jacob Tokich, Conrad Pflasterer, Victoria and Alexander Olive, Kai and Heath Arroyo; great-grandmother of August Tokich; Caroline "Cookie" was a school lunch aide at Rogers Elementary School then was employed by Penn State with the Expanded Food and Nutrition Program as a nutrition advisor and retired in 2004 after more than 27 years of service with Penn State Cooperative Extension. Friends received Monday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the LAWRENCE T. MILLER FUNERAL HOME, INC., 460 Lincoln Avenue, Bellevue. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10 a.m., Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at the Church of the Assumption, 45 N. Sprague Avenue, Bellevue. Interment will be private.