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Evelyn M. Carrescia

May 18, 1927 — April 30, 2019


Evelyn Marie Carrescia

Employed at Washington hospital/ Brockway glass/ Barber/ beautician

Evelyn Marie Carrescia, 91, of Washington, was taken to her Father’s house in heaven died Tuesday, April 30, 2019, in Paulin Personal Care home, McDonald .

She was born May 18, 1927, in Washington, a daughter of the late Albert (Sharky)and Anna Lombardi Carrescia.

Ms. Carrescia was a graduate of Washington High School, Fal Beauty Academy, Canonsburg and Pittsburgh Barber School.

Ms. Carrescia was a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 191 Women's Auxiliary, Canonsburg, and American Legion Edwin Scott Linton Post 175 Women's Auxiliary, Washington. She was also very involved in the Washington Hospital Hospice Phone-a-Thons. She was an avid member of several dart ball teams and bowling leagues. She was a member of the IC church choir.

Ms. Carrescia, enjoyed watching nostalgic movies and dancing. She also loved having family pets and going to the horse stables with her family to feed and groom the horses. Ms. Carrescia was very involved and active in her niece’s children’s, lives. She was a very generous, kind and loving person and will be sadly missed.

Prior to her retirement , she was employed by Washington Hospital in the Operating Room and escort departments, she was the proprietor of Evelyn’s barbershop in Canonsburg. She also worked at Brockway glass for the majority of her working career.

She was a former member of Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church, Washington, and was currently a member of St. Patrick Roman Catholic Church, Canonsburg

Surviving are eight nieces/nephews, Eva Ann (John) Bruno of Canonsburg, Barb (Larry) Stultz of Washington,  Louis J. "Louie" (Lois Williams) Warco Jr. of Plano, Texas, John DeYenno of Philadelphia, Lori (Larry Guinta) Frantzve of Scottsdale, AZ, Deborah (Stephen) Fisher, Patrick (Diane) Abbas, and Rita (Mark) McCormack.   of Cincinatti OH many grand nephews/ nieces and some grand grand nephews/ nieces.

Deceased, in addition to her parents, are a brother, Frank Carrescia, and three sisters, Angeline Abbas, Josephine DiYenno, and Rose Warco and  two nephews Frank Warco and Francis DeYenno.

Friends will be received from 2 to 4  and  6 to 8 p.m. Friday, May 3, 2019  in Salandra Funeral and Cremation Services, Inc. Joseph P. Salandra, LFD supervisor/owner and Darla A. Tripoli, LFD where departing prayers will begin at  9:30 a.m. Saturday, May 4, 2019. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 10 a.m. in St. Patrick Catholic Church, 317 West Pike Street, Canonsburg, with the Rev. John Batykefer as celebrant. Interment will follow in Queen of Heaven Cemetery, McMurray.

Memorial contributions may be made to Washington County Humane Society, 1527 PA-136, Eighty-Four, PA 15330.­

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