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Elizabeth "Betty" Luba

February 18, 1926 — May 24, 2019


Elizabeth C. “Betty” Luba age 93 of Canonsburg passed away peacefully at 3:40 am    Friday May 24, 2019 in TownView Health and Rehabilitation Center Canonsburg. She was born February 18, 1926 in Van Voohris a daughter of the late John and Mary Adamica Luba. Betty was raised in Hendersonville and lived her adult life in Canonsburg where she was a member of St. Patrick Roman Catholic Church. She was a self-employed hairdresser and worked for Salandra Funeral and Cremation Services until her retirement in her late 80’s and had been a waitress in the area for many years. Betty was a member of the Jednota Lodge, SNPJ Lodge 138 of Strabane, the Canonsburg Slovak Club, Sons of Italy, and the VFW Post 553 of Strabane. She dearly loved her grandsons. Left behind to cherish her memory are her two devoted daughters Paulette Luba Moyar of Canonsburg and Nancy Pearch (Dave Zaney) of Avella, grandsons; Matthew Luba, Jonathan Moyar and Ian Pearch, a sister Anne Slifcak Russell of Ohio, a brother Paul Luba of Canonsburg and several nieces and nephews. Deceased are four brothers; John, Tom, Frank and Joe Luba and a sister Ethel Vasilenko.

Friends are welcome from 2-4 and 6-8pm Tuesday May 28, 2019 in Salandra Funeral and Cremations Services., Inc. Joseph P. Salandra LFD owner/supervisor Darla Tripoli LFD 304 West Pike Street Canonsburg 724-745-8120 where a Catholic blessing service will be held at 9am Wednesday May 29, 2019.  Interment will follow in St. Patrick Cemetery. To view or extend condolences please visit

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