Age 93 of Monroeville,
formerly of Forest Hills, went
to be with her Lord on October
10, 2018. Beloved wife of 64
1/2 years to the late Vito
Garofolo; loving mother of
Kathy (John) Sourbeer and Janice
(James) Polidora, both of North
Huntingdon; grandmother of
Katie Sourbeer (fiancee Ben
Barch), Justin and Ryan
Polidora; sister-in-law of
Eleanor (Larry) Mori and James
Flaherty; also many nieces
and nephews. Predeceased by
parents, August and Kathe
Kirschensteiner; brother Fred
(Betty) Kirschensteiner; sistersin-law,
Mary Angela (Steve)
Horvatic, Dolores Garofolo,
Alberta Flaherty, and brotherin-law,
Ray (Norma) Garofolo.
Louise was a graduate of East
Pittsburgh High School and
Westinghouse Technical Night
School in the Secretarial
program. She was retired after
24 years with the Churchill
Area/Woodland Hills School
Districts. As a lifelong member
of Christ Lutheran Church in
Forest Hills, she volunteered
for Vacation Bible School,
made bedpads for the elderly,
helped at funeral luncheons,
and participated in the Outing
Fellowship Group. She served
food at the Sonshine Kitchen
in McKeesport and made
Braille books of the Bible.
Louise was a former member
of the East McKeesport Moose
Seniors, East Pittsburgh and
Forest Hills AARP and Valley
Seniors. Her favorite past
times included reading, Bible
study, playing cards, baking,
traveling, and spending time
with family and friends.
Friends will be received Friday,
October 12 from 2-9 PM at the
CREMATORY, INC. corner of
Shaw & Triboro Avenues,
Turtle Creek (412-823-1950).
Service of Christian Burial will
be at Christ Lutheran Church
on Saturday, October 13 at
10:00 AM. In lieu of flowers,
memorial contributions may
be made to Christ Lutheran
Church, 400 Barclay Ave.,
Pittsburgh, PA 15221.
Interment will follow at Penn
Lincoln Memorial Park.
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PostedOctober 11, 2018