Patricia Ann “Patsy” McClinsey of St. Marys has been a resident of Pinecrest Nursing Home since 2008. She has been sadly missed by husband Ronald, daughter Kristen and son Richard since Alzheimers Disease took her away from their home at 600 Virginia Road. She was only 57 years of age at that time. Her suffering has now ended as she passed away on December 4th, 2016.

Patsy has been a life-long resident of Pennsylvania. She was born January 21st, 1951, daughter of the late John and Polly Bungo of Beccaria. Her brother John currently lives in Harrisburg.

After graduating from Glendale High School in 1968, she attended DuBois Business College. In 1974, she married Ronald Lee McClinsey of Fallentimber. They first lived in Ridgway and later moved to St. Marys.  Patsy was a secretary for Brockway Glass until those offices closed. She was then employed by Ames Department Store until it ceased operation. She later enjoyed working for Kreckel Enterprises .

Patsy enjoyed doing volunteer work with husband, Ron. They actively supported their two children who graduated from Elk County Christian High School by helping with various band activities and fund raisers. They also served as area coordinators for Cursillo. As a member of St. Marys Church, Patsy was also a member of Oblates.

Son, Richard lives in Pittsburgh and is employed by Michael Baker International. Prior to going to Pinecrest, Patsy was blessed to hold their first grandchild, Veneta Quinn Beere, daughter of Kristen and husband Johannes Beere, who own an artisan Deli/Bakery in Telluride, CO.  Ron is presently employed by Keystone Ace Hardware in Ridgway, after retiring as a machinist for St. Marys Tool & Die.

Some of Patsy’s favorite activities were participating in couples’ motorcycle events and taking vacations with her family.

A wonderful daughter, sister, wife and friend, mother and grandmother goes home now to our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ!

A Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated in the St. Mary’s Church on Saturday, December 10, 2016, at 11:00 AM, with the Rev. Alfred Patterson, OSB, Pastor, officiating. Burial will follow in the Parklawn Memorial Gardens.

Visitation is at the Lynch-Radkowski Funeral Home on Saturday morning from 9:00 until 10:30 AM.

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rose-scutellaRose Scutella, 94, formerly of 209 Dippold Avenue, St. Marys, PA died peacefully at Elk Haven Nursing Home on Wednesday, November 30, 2016.

Rose was born on December 2, 1921, daughter of the late Joseph and Mary Condello. Rose grew up in Kane, PA where she attended school and took her place in the work force at the Kane Shirt Factory.  On July 19, 1947 in St. Callistus Church, Rose married Frank Scutella.

Upon moving to St. Marys, Rose and Frank, along with her brother–in-law Tony opened their business establishment, Scutella’s Cleaners & Tailors.

Rose assisted in customer service with her beautiful smile for many years before retiring from the family owned business in 1985.

Upon retirement Rose volunteered countless hours at the ReSale Shop where she earned the title of Director. This position also gained her a seat on the Elk Regional Hospital Board.

Rose was a member of Sacred Heart Church where she served faithfully on the Funeral Luncheon Committee.

Rose’s happiest moments were times spent with her family and grandchildren. She also enjoyed reading non-fiction books, mastering crossword puzzles, mending clothes for her children and grandchildren, baking pies for her loved ones, and playing Cinch with her friends.

In addition to her parents, Rose was preceded in death by her husband Frank; her son, Patsy Joe; two brothers: Larry and Tony; a sister, Katherine and a son-in-law, Richard Lawhead. Rose is survived by her son, Frank Scutella (Ellen) of St. Marys, two daughters, Mary Rose Lawhead of Hanover, PA; Linda Lundberg (Blair) of Emporium; ten grandchildren: Nick Scutella, Frank Scott Scutella, Alison (Luke) Chetlen, Matt (Allison) Lawhead, Megan Lawhead, Adam Lundberg, Michael (Allison) Lundberg, Krista (Darin) LeZotte, Brittany Lundberg, and Jonathan Lundberg; and  six great grandchildren: Noah, Nathaniel, Abigail and Adah Chetlen and Hudson and Elizabeth Lawhead. Her sister, Josephine Capello of Depew, NY is the last remaining member of her immediate family.

Visitation is at the Lynch-Radkowski Funeral Home for family and friends on Friday, December 2 from 5:00PM – 8:00 PM.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in the Sacred Heart Church on Saturday, December 3 at 11:30 AM with the Rev. Eric Vogt, OSB officiating. Burial will be in the St. Mary’s Cemetery.

Memorials, if desired, may be made to the Elk Haven Activities Director, 785 Johnsonburg Road, St. Marys, PA 15857 or Sacred Heart Church, 337 Center St., St. Marys, PA 15857.



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