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Helen A. (Petrina) Grills

July 4, 1926 ~ December 2, 2021 (age 95)

Obituary

Helen A. (Petrina) Grills age 95 of Trafford passed away on Thursday December 2, 2021 in her home. Helen was born on July 4, 1926 in Pittsburgh the daughter of the late Joseph and Katherine (Umalac) Petrina.  Helen was a member of the St. Regis Church, Trafford.  She was a former volunteer for the Forbes Regional Hospital and she loved spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.  In addition to her parents Helen was preceded in death by her husband William J. Grills; her son Timothy Grills and her siblings Joseph Petrina and Catherine P. Thomas. Helen is survived by her children William Grills, Janet Houck (Art), Karen Grills Pineda (Frederick), Donna Rockage (David) and Thomas Grills (Amy); her daughter-in-law Kathy Grills; 12 grandchildren and 12 great- grandchildren; and her sister Betty J. Howard. Family and friends will be received on Sunday from 2-6 PM on Sunday in the John M. Dobrinick Funeral Home Inc., 702 7th St. (State Rt. 130) Trafford 412-372-3111.  A blessing service will be on Monday at 11:00 AM in the Funeral Home with Fr. George Saletrik officiating. Interment will follow in the Good Shepherd Cemetery, Monroeville.  In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made to the ALSAC/St. Jude Children's Research Hospital 600 Waterfront Dr #210, Pittsburgh, PA 15222 or www.stjude.org.   www.dobrinickfhinc.com

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Services

Visitation
Sunday
December 5, 2021

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
John M. Dobrinick Funeral Home, Inc.
702 7th Street
Trafford, PA 15085

Blessing Service
Monday
December 6, 2021

11:00 AM
John M. Dobrinick Funeral Home, Inc.
702 7th Street
Trafford, PA 15085

Interment following funeral service
Monday
December 6, 2021

Good Shepherd Cemetery
733 Patton St
Monroeville, PA 15146

Donations

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856
Web: http://www.stjude.org/

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