Mary O’Dell Pitzer, 93 of Scottdale, passed away Friday, July 23, 2021 at Excela Health Frick Hospital, Mt. Pleasant.
She was born December 3, 1927 in Quinwood, West Virginia the daughter of the late Rev. Wilburt A. and Jane Chapman O’Dell.
She was a longtime member of Trinity United Methodist Church, Scottdale.
Mary was a graduate of Shepherd College of Shepherdstown, W.Va.. She was the previous owner of Top Oil Company of Norvelt. She was a member of the Scottdale Book Club for many years. In her spare time, she enjoyed shopping and collecting hats to add to her collection.
Mary is gone from our lives, but will forever remain in the hearts of those who knew and loved her,
Her loving and devoted sons:
Glenn S. Pitzer of Scottdale
Paul D. Pitzer and wife Angie of Fredericksburg, VA.
Matthew A. Pitzer of Mt. Pleasant
Thomas M. Pitzer and wife Breann of Cannonsburg
James “Scott” Pitzer of Scottdale
Heather Burnett and husband Bryant
Ted Pitzer and wife Michelle
Timothy Pitzer and wife Ashley all of Fredericksburg, VA.
Her Great Grandchildren:
Tanner, Colton, Harper, Caleb, Grayson, Molly, Simon, Samuel, Lucas, Lily, Finley
In addition to her parents, Mary was preceded in death by:
Her Husband, Paul H. Pitzer (November 23, 2001)
Brothers: Rev. Rhenus O’Dell, Rev. Jake O’Dell, James O’Dell
Sisters: Yvonne Doberspike, Yvoare Terell, Ruth Dick, Anne Bennett
William O’Dell in infancy
Daughter-In-Law: Lynn S. Pitzer
And a Great Grandchild, Sawyer Burnett
Mary’s family will greet friends in the Frank Kapr Funeral Home, Inc. 417 Pittsburgh St. Scottdale, Pa. 15683 on Friday from 6PM – 8PM.
Funeral Services will be held Saturday at 11AM in the Funeral Home with her Pastor Rev. Robert Nagy officiating.
Entombment will follow in Middle Churches Presbyterian Cemetery, Mt. Pleasant Twp.
On lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorials be made to American Heart Association at www.heart.org or to the American Diabetes Association at P.O. Box 7023 Merrifield, VA. 22116-7023.
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