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Rose (Pinardi) Horka

October 22, 1925 ~ August 8, 2023 (age 97) 97 Years Old

Obituary

Rose Pinardi Horka, age 97, of Brownsville, PA passed away at her home on Tuesday, August 8th, 2023.

She was born on October 22nd, 1925 in Allison, PA

Daughter of the late Peter and Mary (Bartoli) Pinardi

Following graduation in 1943 from Redstone High School in Republic, PA, she worked for several years before marrying her husband, Frank in 1950, a marriage that lasted 72 years!.

She and Frank loved going dancing (particularly polka dances), enjoyed trips to the casino, and watching the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Rose was a lifelong parishioner at the former St. Mary's R.C. Church of Brownsville, PA and currently, The Historic Church of St. Peter.  There she was a member of The Confraternity of Christian Mothers, also a member of The Rosa Garabaldi Lodge at The Sons of Italy in Brownsville, where she enjoyed playing bocci.

Rose was preceded in death by her husband, Frank

her son:  Frank, Jr.

as well as three brothers and one sister

She is survived by her son:  Steven

daughter-in-law:  Connie

as well as many nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received in The Skirpan Funeral Home 135 Park Street Brownsville, PA on Monday, August 14th from 10:00AM until 12:00Noon.

A prayer service will be held at 12:00Noon, followed by a Funeral Mass at 12:30PM at The Historic Church of St. Peter - Brownsville, with the Rev. Fr. Efren Ambre as Celebrant.  Interment will follow in LaFayette Memorial Park.

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Services

Visitation
Monday
August 14, 2023

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Skirpan Funeral Home
135 Park Street
Brownsville, PA 15417

Prayer Service
Monday
August 14, 2023

12:00 PM
Skirpan Funeral Home
135 Park Street
Brownsville, PA 15417

Funeral Mass
Monday
August 14, 2023

12:30 PM
Historic Church of St. Peter
304 Shaffner Ave.
Brownsville, PA 15417

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