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Claire J. Petrisin

Born: Mon., Apr. 19, 1943
Died: Mon., Jun. 9, 2008

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Claire J. Burkholder Zaffina Petrisin, 65 of Scottdale died Monday evening June 9, 2008 in UPMC Shadyside Hospital, Pittsburgh. She was born April 19, 1943 in Youngwood, a daughter of the late Raymond A. Burkholder and Norah Duffy Burkholder. She was Catholic by faith. Claire leaves to cherish her memories to her loving and devoted Sons: Mark A. Zaffina of Scottdale Jim R. Zaffina and his wife Jenny of Acme, PA Bruce R. Zaffina and his wife Tami of Greensburg Her Three Brothers: Thomas G. Burkholder and his wife Elinor of Vancover, Wash. Raymond H. Burkholder and his wife Phyllis of Greensburg James R. Burkholder and his wife Adrienne of Greensburg Her three Grandchildren: Emily Jane Zaffina James Richard Zaffina Ashlee M. Zaffina And a number of nieces and nephews In addition to her parents, Claire was preceded in death by: Her sister Kathleen Tucci In honoring Claire's wishes there will be no public visitation. Claire's arrangements have been entrusted to the Frank Kapr Funeral Home, Inc.417 W. Pittsburgh St. Scottdale. To view online obituary, sign guest registry, send coondolences, please visit www.kapr.com

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Donna Jean Russell
   Posted Tue June 10, 2008
To Claire family,I'm so sorry to hear about your mother,I've know her since she move to S'dale,she was a good person and very enjoyable to be around,take care and God will Bless you.

Krystal Ritenour
   Posted Wed June 11, 2008
Mark and family, I am so sorry for your loss. Know that she still watches over your family.

Krystal Stout Ritenour

   Posted Wed June 11, 2008
Tami and Family,

I'm really sorry to hear about your loss.

You have our deepest sympathy!

- Ashley Baughman
- Debbie Clark
- Denise Chambers

   Posted Wed June 11, 2008
Bruce, Mark, Jim and your families,
Our prayers are with you,
With sympathy
Marco & Robin Noss Andreuzzi

   Posted Wed June 11, 2008

   Posted Wed June 11, 2008
my thoughts are with you and your family

Tonia Askey Baker
   Posted Wed June 11, 2008
To Claires entire family I would just like you to know you are in my prayers. I've know Claire for a long time and she was such a nice lady.

Dr. Joseph Dreliszak
   Posted Thu June 12, 2008
Dear Bruce and Family,
Know that you are in our thoughts and prayers during this time of loss.
The School Family of St.John the Baptist

Shirley Lane Morgan
   Posted Fri June 13, 2008
Mark, Jim, Bruce, and families,
My deepest sympathies. I will always have fond memories of your mother.

cindy graft
   Posted Fri June 13, 2008

Coralee S Cook Zimmerman
   Posted Sat June 14, 2008
To Claire's Family
Your mother was a wonderful person with a beautiful soul. She will be missed. Please know you are in My Families prayors. God Bless

Laura Levendusky
   Posted Thu June 19, 2008
I have almost 40 years of precious memories, starting at Hawkeye Trailer Park and ending at Laurel Hill apartments that she so graciously helped me get into that Claire and I both shared and I will never forget them. I will miss you so much dear friend!!

Love always,

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