• BERKEY LEILA "LEE" Age 92, pas...

BERKEY
LEILA "LEE"
Age 92, passed away
peacefully on Saturday,
September 22, 2018 at Asbury
Heights, Willow Community,
Mt. Lebanon, Pittsburgh,
PA. She was born September
11, 1926 in Windber, PA.
Preceded in death by parents,
Lizzie (Statler) and Walter
Berkey; brothers, Byron and
Clifford; stepbrother, Francis
Lydic; and sister, Geraldine
"Jerry" Berkey. She is survived
by her brother, Irvin and his
wife, Hazel (Gehman) Berkey
of Windber; sisters-in-law,
Evelyn and Kathryn Berkey;
numerous nieces and
nephews; and special helpful
and compassionate nephew,
Tim Berkey of Pittsburgh; also
survived by many great and
great great-nieces and
nephews. Leila was a member
of the Mt. Lebanon United
Methodist Church, where she
had been an active member
for many years before moving
to Asbury Heights. She
graduated from Windber High
School and shortly after went
to work for National Radiator
Co., in Johnstown, PA. She
later moved to Pittsburgh and
worked for many years as an
Executive Secretary for
Rockwell International. She
loved playing golf and bridge.
Lee was a season ticket holder
for the Steelers for many
years. Her family would like to
thank all the staff at the
Willows Community for the
tender loving care they gave
"Lee". The family also thanks Tim
for dedicated compassionate
care he gave his aunt Leila
these past few years. At the
request of the deceased, there
will be no viewing or visitation.
A memorial service will be
held at the convenience of the
family. Interment at Berkey
Cemetery, Windber, PA.
Donations in lieu of flowers,
can be made to Mt. Lebanon
United Methodist Church,
3319 Liberty, Ave., Pittsburgh,
PA 15216. Arrangements
entrusted to WILLIAM
SLATER II FUNERAL SERVICE,
Scott Twp., (412) 563-2800)
Condolences may be left at:
www.slaterfuneral.com. 
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PostedSeptember 24, 2018