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John A. Raspotnik

July 23, 1941 ~ June 7, 2022 (age 80) 80 Years Old


John A Raspotnik, age 80, of Murrysville, passed away on Tuesday June 7, 2022 in the Excela Health Westmoreland Hospital, Greensburg.  John was born on July 23, 1941 in Murrysville the son of the late John and Anna (Potosnick) Raspotnik.  John was a member of the St. Barbara Church in Harrison City.  He was a former employee of Westinghouse Corp. PCB Division in Trafford and then he retired from Municipal Authority of Westmoreland County.  John retired from MAWC a year early to help is son at his business, Al’s Construction in Murrysville.  Through the years John also drove truck and was a machine operator for many of his family and friends.  John was a member of the SNPJ Lodge #41 of Pleasant Valley, he loved spending time with his grandkids and was an avid lover of Polka music.  In addition to his parents John was preceded in death by his siblings Frank D. Raspotnik, Nancy Hengstenberg and Mary Ann Swanstrom.  He is survived by his wife of 53 years JoAnn (Koltalo) Raspotnik, his children Albert (Leslie) Raspotnik of Murrysville and Angela (Jason) Murphy of Apollo; his 10 grandchildren Katie, Bobbi, Cameron, Gavin, Jesse, Jack, Jake, Jude, Tori and Jameson and his great-granddaughter Aubrey.  Family and friends will be received Thursday (today) from 4-8 PM in the John M. Dobrinick Funeral Home Inc., 702 7th St. (State Rt. 130) Trafford 412-372-3111.   A funeral Mass will be Friday at 11 AM in the St. Barbara Church in Harrison City.  Everyone please go directly to the church.  A private interment will follow in the St. Barbara Cemetery, Penn Twp.  A Vigil service will be at 7:30 PM Thursday in the funeral home.  A celebration of John’s life will follow at a later date for his family and friends and they will be notified.  In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made to the St. Barbara Church, 111 Raymaley Road, Harrison City PA 15636 or the Westmoreland County Federation of SNPJ Lodges, C/O Lois Denning, 40 Peters Road, Greensburg PA 15601. This is for the  SNPJ Pretty in Pink Cancer Fundraiser.

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June 9, 2022

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
John M. Dobrinick Funeral Home, Inc.
702 7th Street
Trafford, PA 15085

Funeral Mass
June 10, 2022

11:00 AM
St. Barbara Catholic Church
111 Ramayley Road
Harrison City, PA 15636

Private Interment

St. Barbara Cemetery
Claridge -Elliot Rd
Claridge, PA 15646


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