Richard E. Janisin, age 79, surrounded by his family on Friday July 17, 2020 of Espyville formerly of Gates Manor, Pittsburgh.
Born in Homestead on September 16, 1940 to the late Alex and Mary (Devos) Janisin. Beloved husband of Dolores (Traiman) Janisin.
Loving father of Richard (Lisa) Jr., Jeffrey and James (Melissa) Janisin. Cherished grandfather of Zachary, Bryar, Joey, and Jimmy Janisin and Justin (Jamie) Zavacky and their children Jackson and Ella.
Rich was a graduate of Homestead High School and St. Vincent College. He worked for Union National Bank, Allegheny Investment and Morrison Insurance. He was a member of St. Philip Church in Linesville, the Pymatuning Sportsman Club, NRA and #45 Pumphouse. He enjoyed hunting in his younger years, fishing on the lake, playing golf and watching the Pittsburgh Penguins, Pirates, and Pitt Panthers. Above all, the time Richard spent with Dolores, his sons and grandsons were the most cherished.
Friends received on Monday, July 20 from 3:00 to 7:00 PM at George Irvin Green Funeral Home, Inc. 3511 Main Street, Munhall (412-461-6394). A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, July 21 at 10:00AM at St. Therese of Lisieux R.C. Church 1 St. Therese Court, Munhall.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made in Richard’s name to St. Philip Church, 401 S. Mercer St., Linesville, PA 16424.
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