The Herald, Sharon, Pa.

Obituaries

May 8, 2014

Myrtle ‘Myrt’ Mae Alfredo

St. Bartholomew member made Raggedy Ann dolls

- — Myrtle Mae “Myrt” Alfredo of Sharpsville, passed away at 3:30 a.m. Thursday, May 8, 2014, in her home. She was 85.

Mrs. Alfredo was born Jan. 26, 1929, in Sharpsville to Lewis and Martha Myers Dilley.

She graduated from Greenville High School.

After graduating, she was employed at the former Sharon Transformer Division of Westinghouse Electric Corp.

On July 7, 1951, she married John T. Alfredo, who survives at home. When she married, Myrtle became a homemaker and mother of three.

She was a member for 63 years of St. Bartholomew’s Church in Sharpsville. Myrtle would always care for her family and friends. She enjoyed cooking and sewing, especially Raggedy Ann dolls.

Myrtle is survived by: her loving husband, John T. Alfredo; two sons, John Paul Alfredo and his wife Georgieanna, Sharpsville; David Alfredo and his wife Barbara, Cranberry Township; a daughter, Judy Onestak and her husband David, Bridgewater, Va.; seven grandchildren, John David Alfredo and his wife Mandy, and Edward Alfredo, all Sharpsville; Brooke Quinn and her husband Richard, Woodbridge, N.J.; Maria Drogell and her husband Brian, Medina, Ohio; Bryan Alfredo and his Lisa, Hudson, Ohio; and Lauren Onestak and Brandon Onestak, both Bridgewater.

Also surviving are nine great-grandchildren, John Carlo, Domenic, Gina, Joseph, Aris, Carmen, Ava Renee and Mila Barbara Alfredo; and Brayden Henry Drogell.

She was preceded in death by her father, Lewis Dilley; her mother, Martha Dilley; two brothers, Lewis “Junior” Dilley and Hugh Dilley; and a grandson, Edward Alfredo.

ALFREDO

Mrs. John T. (Myrtle Mae “Myrt”), 85, Sharpsville.

Calling hours and service: Funeral Mass at 11 a.m. Saturday (5-10-14) in St. Bartholomew’s Church, Sharpsville, with the Rev. Matthew Strickenberger, pastor, as celebrant. Online condolences may be expressed at www.donaldsonmohney.com

Arrangements by DONALDSON-MOHNEY FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICE, 124 Main St., Sharpsville.

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