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Clara (Novak) Stelmach

August 10, 1930 ~ December 23, 2023 (age 93) 93 Years Old
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Clara Stelmach Obituary

Clara “Tillie” Stelmach, 93, of Lower Burrell passed away peacefully on December 23, 2023.  She was born in Grindstone, PA to her late parents Andrew and Mary Novak.  She was also preceded by her beloved husband Floyd “Stinky” Stelmach.  Clara was a proud member of St. Mary of Czestochowa Church in New Kensington, where she served being a Christian Mother.  She was a cook at Bitar’s Restaurant, volunteered for MQA Cafeteria, was a National Director for PRCUA.  Clara loved polka Sunday and was an avid Steeler fan.  She is survived by her daughter Elaine (Don) Stewart of Lower Burrell and son Matthew (Mary Jo) Stelmach of New Kensington; beloved grandmother of Jennifer, Rachel and Tyler; great-grandmother of Alex and Scarlett.  Friends and family will be received for a Memorial Mass in St. Mary of Czestochowa Church, 857 Kenneth Avenue, New Kensington on Thursday January 4, 2024, at 10 a.m.  Donations may be made in her name to St. Mary Church.  Arrangements are entrusted to the Frank F. Gigler Funeral Home, Inc., Lower Burrell.  (724) 335-6500.

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Memorial Mass
January 4, 2024

10:00 AM
St. Mary's Church
857 Kenneth Avenue
New Kensington, PA 15068


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