ARDETH GAYE RUPNIK
Gaye, 82, of McDonald, North Fayette Twp., died Thursday, June 7, 2018 in Family Hospice and Palliative Care, Mt. Lebanon.
She was born August 31, 1935, a daughter of the late Harry Kendall and Gertrude Sawhill Motte.
Mrs. Rupnik was a member of St. Patrick R. C. Church and previously worked for Peoples Gas Co. She enjoyed cooking, collecting tea kettles and being with her grandchildren and family.
Surviving are her children Carrie (John) Sutton of Wexford, Barbara (Robert) Maliszewski of Sturgeon and Brian (Patti) Rupnik of Sturgeon; grandchildren Bobby (Amanda) Maliszewski, Jennifer (Shawn) McFee, Ryan (Marilyn) Sutton, Rachel Sutton, Brenna, Clayton and Kellen Rupnik. Also surviving is her sister, Linda Bushmire of Sturgeon
She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Karl A. Rupnik (2-26-18); and a brother, Herky Kendall.
Friends will be received Monday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. in the Thomas-Little Funeral Service, Inc., 314 W. Lincoln Avenue, McDonald (724-926-2800). A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Tuesday
at 10 a.m. in St. Patrick R. C. Church, Oakdale. Interment will follow in Resurrection Cemetery, Moon Twp.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Family Hospice. A memorial plaque will be erected in honor of Gaye at Family Hospice. Donations given to the family will be used for that purpose.