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Deborah Ann (Szwed) Parfitt

May 8, 1955 ~ March 18, 2020 (age 64)


Deborah Ann Szwed Parfitt 64, of Alverton, Passed away Wednesday Evening, March 18,2020 in UPMC Presbyterian Hospital, Pittsburgh, in the presence of her loving family.

Deborah was born in Mt. Pleasant, May 8,1955 a daughter of the late Edward And Shirley Kropp Szwed.

Deborah was a Graduate of Connellsville Area High School. She was a loving and Honorable Wife, Mother, Grandmother, and Great Grandmother. She was a Care giver to all. She loved the Outer Banks and reading everything she could. She was a member of the Pleasant Valley Community Church, Connellsville and was also a Sunday school teacher at her church for a number of years.

Deborah’s beautiful life will forever be cherished by her loving Husband of 38 years, Bruce E. Parfitt, whom she married May 1,1982.

Her Loving Children:

Michael J. Sherbondy and wife Laurel of Scottdale

Scott Allen Sherbondy and wife Kristie Leigh of Alverton

Deanna Sherbondy of Ruffsdale

Jason Edward Sherbondy of Alverton

Her Grandchildren:

Kaitlyn Elliot

Colin A., Connor A., and Cole A. Sherbondy

Margo Covalesky

O’Rion Saloom

Kenzie Hill

And Gavin Sherbondy

Her Great Grandchildren:

Mason, Ava, and Reese Elliot

Her Siblings:

Mary Pravlik and husband Gary of Mt. Pleasant

Donald Beranek and wife Leanna of Connellsville

Edward Szwed, Jr. of Scottdale

In addition to her parents, Deborah was preceded in death by her sister Cynthia Beranek (July 24, 1999)

Due to the strict guidelines, we must adhere to at this crucial time, a private Memorial Service will be held at the family’s discretion, at a later date.

Arrangements for Deborah have been entrusted into the care of the Frank Kapr Funeral Home, Inc., 417 Pittsburgh Street., Scottdale, Pa.

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