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Caroline E. (Turkovich) Cessar

February 1, 1920 ~ June 12, 2017 (age 97)

Caroline E. Cessar, 97, of Canonsburg, died Monday, June 12, 2017.

She was born February 1, 1920, in Pittsburgh, a daughter of Joseph and Antonia Pericak Turkovich.

Mrs. Cessar was Catholic. She was a dedicated homemaker, enjoyed her family, and especially her grandchildren. She enjoyed playing bingo, traveling, and sports.

Surviving are her daughter-in-law, Mary Cessar, of Canonsburg; three brothers, Raymond Turkovich, Elmer Turkovich, Rudy Turkovich, and his wife Catherine, all of Pittsburgh; six grandchildren, Richard Cessar, Joseph D. (Alicia) Cessar, Brian Cessar, Jacob Cessar, Kimberly Cessar Klinger, Jamie Cessar; three great-grandchildren, David, Sarah, and Jacob; many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Frank Cessar; two sons, Richard Cessar, and Ralph Cessar; daughter, Arlene Klinger; granddaughter, Alicia Cessar; four brothers, Steve, John, George, Albert; five sisters, Gertrude, Mary, Anna Turkovich, Olga Lorkovic, and Fanny Gergerich.

Friends will be received on Wednesday, 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 pm at the Sollon Funeral Home, Ltd., 30 East College Street, Canonsburg, J. David Sollon, supervisor, Phillip L. Sollon, director, 724-746-1000.

Departing prayers will be held at 9:30 am on Thursday, in the funeral home, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial, in Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal Church, Meadowlands, at 10am. Interment will follow in the St. Patrick Cemetery, Canonsburg.

The family kindly suggests memorial contributions to Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal Church.

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