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Catherine Marie Zerilla

1936 ~ 2019 (age 82)


Catherine Marie Zerilla, 82, a 40 year resident of Greensburg, died peacefully, Wednesday evening, July 17, 2019, in UPMC Shadyside Hospital, Pittsburgh, while being comforted by her loving family.

She was born August 10, 1936 in Scottdale, the daughter of the late John and Catherine Zackasee Zerilla.

Catherine was a member of St. John Byzantine Catholic Church, Scottdale,  where she was also a member of the Church Altar Society and a volunteer for numerous church fundraisers.

Catherine was a graduate of Scottdale High School Class of 1954 and also received her Bachelor’s degree from Seaton Hill University, Greensburg.

She was a retired purchaser for Allegheny Power, Greensburg and the former West Penn Power company ,with 40 years’ service.

Catherine enjoyed ballroom dancing, where she studied under the supervision of Joseph Peoria, at the Peoria School of Ballroom Dancing, Youngwood where she competed in numerous dancing contests.

Catherine is gone from our lives, but will forever remain in the hearts of those who knew and loved her.

Her Loving Brother:

John E. Zerilla and wife Joann

Her Niece: Cynthia McAnulty and husband Raymond all of Pittsburgh

Her Nephew: Mark Zerilla and wife Marta of Laguna Niguel, CA.

Family and friends of Catherine are cordially invited to the Frank Kapr Funeral Home, Inc. 417 Pittsburgh St. Scottdale, Sunday from 2PM -8PM, where a Parastas Service will be held at 6 PM.

A Panachida service will be held Monday at 10:30AM in the Funeral Home, with the Divine Liturgy to be Intoned at 11 AM, in St. John Byzantine Catholic Church, Scottdale, with her Pastor, Rev. Oleh Seremchuk, as Celebrant.

Committal Services and Interment will follow in the Parish Cemetery, East Huntingdon Twp.

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