Obituaries for Mc-Donald-Aeberli Funeral Home Obituary for John W. "Red" DonaldsonJohn W. “Red” Donaldson, age 90, formerly of Middlesex Twp., Valencia, died Monday morning, December 15, 2014 at Evergreen Nursing Center in Harmony. Born in Callery, PA on April 3, 1924, he was the son of the late Richard E. and Florence M. Monahan Donaldson. Red had been a Machine Shop Superintendant for Heppenstall Company in Pittsburgh for 33 years and later worked as a clerk for Pfeifer Hardware in Mars until he was age 83 and enjoyed interacting with customers and co-workers. He loved his family dearly and especially enjoyed his great grandchildren who made him laugh and smile everytime he saw them. He also enjoyed golfing with his son. He was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Bakerstown, the Corinthean Lodge #573 in Pittsburgh and the Syria Temple and Consistory. Red had been a Staff Sgt. in the U.S. Army during World War II. Surviving are his son, John W. Donaldson, II and his wife, Betty, of Freedom, his grandchildren, Justin Donaldson and his wife, Denise and Adam Donaldson and his wife, Jenny, and his great grandchildren, Teresa Ann, Isaac Marcus, Abby Lynn and Luke Adam. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 65 years, Violet M. Wolfarth Donaldson, who he married on November 17, 1945 and who died on June 14, 2011, and his siblings, George, James, Florence and Richard. Friends will be received at the McDonald-Aeberli Funeral Home, Inc. 238 Crowe Ave. Mars, PA on Wednesday from 6-9 PM. Funeral Services will be private. Burial will be in Lakewood Memorial Gardens, Indiana Twp., PA. Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association. Directions and condolences are available at www.mcdonald-aeberli.com. http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=41d9350551Obituary for John T. HaefnerJohn T. Haefner, age 88, of Harmony, formerly of Wexford, died Sunday evening, December, 7, 2014, at Passavant Retirement Community, in Zelienople. Born in Wexford, on May 15, 1926, He was the son of the late William and Stella Wilding Haefner. He was a member of St. Alphonsus Roman Catholic Church, in Wexford, and the Knights of Columbus, at the Church. Also a Navy Veteran of WW II. He was a body and fender man working at Bilco Motors, Wexford Motor Sales and Team Transport. Surviving are his wife, Frances Anderson, of Harmony, one daughter, Lois Cunningham of Wildwood, PA; four stepsons, Michael (Tracey) Anderson of Harmony, Martin Anderson of Columbus, OH, Thomas Anderson of Zelienople and John Anderson of Butler; a sister, Anna King of Allison Park; three grandchildren, Daniel Robert, (Lorraine), Lawrence William (Jackie) and Kelly Shawn Cunningham, five great-grandchildren, Samantha Jo, Jacob, Kyle, Erica and Tristan; 6 Step-grandchildren and 5 Step-Great-Grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Lois Burkhart Haefner, and 14 Brothers and Sisters. Friends will be received at the McDonald-Aeberli Funeral Home, Inc., 238 Crowe Ave. Mars, PA, on Tuesday 2-4 & 7-9 PM. Blessing service will be on Wednesday, at the Funeral Home, at 10:00 AM, with the Rev. Murphy, pastor of St. Alphonsus Roman Catholic Church, Officiating. Burial will follow in Pinewood Memorial Park Cranberry Twp., PA. Condolences and directions at www.mcdonald-aeberli.com.http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=8282349982Obituary for Linda L. MehriLinda L. Mehri, age 63, of Mars, went home to the Lord, unexpectedly on Sunday afternoon, at UPMC Passavant Hospital in Cranberry Twp. Born in St. Louis, MO on September 3, 1951, she was the daughter of the late Herman Joseph and Wilma Mae Garien Hayden. A homemaker and Devout Christian, Linda was a member of Orchard Hill Church in Wexford and had studied the Bible for 7 years at the Mars Alliance Church. She loved the Lord. Surviving are her husband, Parvis “Paul” Mehri, who she married on August 30, 1974, a daughter, Yasamin P. George and her husband, Christopher of Cranberry Twp., two sons, Parshan Mehri of Las Vegas, NV and Peiman R. Mehri and his wife, Teah of Tampa, FL., a soon to be born first grandchild, a sister, Sherry Hayden (Ron Eliothorpe) of Clinton, Iowa, two brothers, William Joseph Hayden and his wife, Lynn and David Hayden, both in Florida and nieces and nephews. Friends will be received at the McDonald-Aeberli Funeral Home, Inc. 238 Crowe Ave. Mars, PA on Wednesday from 6-9 PM. Services will be held on Thursday at 11:00 AM at the Orchard Hill Church, 2551 Brandt School Rd. Wexford, PA 15090, with Rev. Rob Bohnenstengel, officiating. Please meet at the church. Memorials may be made to Community Liver Alliance, 612 Shady Oak Ct. Mars, PA 16046 or to Orchard Hill Church. Directions and condolences are available at www.mcdonald-aeberli.com.http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=0d66350032Obituary for Alfred F. SmithAlfred F. Smith, age 69, of Butler, died Monday morning, November 24, 2014, at his home. Born in Pittsburgh, on February 3, 1945, he was the son of the late Alfred Herbert and Mary Jane Zeigler Smith. He retired from Penn Dot, as a truck driver for the PA Turnpike Maintenance, where he loved the snow plow trains clearing the snow. He was a devout Christian, loved classic cars and the John Force Racing in Drag Racing Series, and an avid Steelers fan. Surviving are two sons, Patrick L. (Melissa) Smith of Pittsburgh and Ronald J. (Karletta) Smith of Monroeville, Grandchildren, Denise, Joshua, Jessica, Jonna and Tyler Smith; nieces and nephews, Valorie Jessica Raines, Wayne, Jeffrey and Thomas Miller, all of Sissionville, WV. Friends will be received at the McDonald-Aeberli Funeral Home, Inc., 238 Crowe Ave. Mars, PA, on Tuesday, December 2, 2014, 5-6 PM, with a Memorial Service to follow at 6:00 PM. Burial will be in Mars Cemetery, Adams Twp. Memorials may be made to the Butler County Humane Society, 1015 Evans City Rd. Renfrew, PA 16053. Directions and condolences at www.mcdonald-aeberli.com.http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=1c04348949Obituary for Dorothy M. "Dot" Wilson KlineDorothy M. “Dot” Wilson Kline, age 81, of Callery, died on Saturday morning, November 22, 2014, peacefully in the comfort of her home with her family at her side, after a long illness. Born in Nixon, PA on September 28, 1933, she was the daughter of the late James E. and Florence Lloyd Wilson. Dot was a retired Postal Clerk for the Zelienople Post Office. She was a lifetime member of the Crestview Presbyterian Church, where she had served as a Deacon and also belonged to the Mars Chapter 271, Order of the Eastern Star. Dot loved spending time with her family and enjoyed sports. Surviving are three daughters, Vicki L. Kline Sayti (Gene Colonello) of Callery, Melanie “Mel” Golden (Bob Jr.) of Cranberry Twp., and Kim Fair of Butler, her grandchildren, Shawn, Ryan and Lindsay Sayti, Zacchary (Morgan) and Mitchell Golden and Chase and Cambree Kosich, her sister, Madelynn “Mitzie” Staaf of Gibsonia and her brother, Lloyd “Cy” Wilson of Mars. Also three nephews, a niece and their families. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ronnie Kline, who she married on February 20, 1953 and who died on June 22, 2002, and by her daughter, Tammy Kline Kosich. Friends will be received at the McDonald-Aeberli Funeral Home, Inc. 238 Crowe Ave. Mars, PA on Tuesday from 1-4 & 6-9 PM. Services will be held on Wednesday at 11:00 AM at the Crestview Presbyterian Church, 210 Kline Ave. Callery, PA 16024 with Rev. Robert Goossen, pastor, officiating. Please meet at the church. Burial will be in Brownsdale Cemetery in Penn Twp. In Lieu of flowers and gifts, the family requests that memorials be made to the Crestview Presbyterian Church, PO Box AA, Callery, PA 16024. Directions and condolences are available at www.mcdonald-aeberli.com.http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=22ce348645Obituary for Jean Marie Adams HeroldJean Marie Herold, age 77, formerly of Connoquennessing and Allison Park, died Sunday afternoon, November 16, 2014 at LAS St. John Specialty Care Center in Mars. Born in Pittsburgh, PA on December 26, 1936, she was the daughter of the late George and Josephine Marie Grosick Adams. Jean had been a secretary and was a member of St. Mark’s Lutheran Church in Butler, where she taught Sunday School, belonged to the 3-T’s and the knitting circle. Surviving are her son, Lee Adam Herold and his wife, Maureen of Allison Park and her grandchildren, Zachary, Nathan and Aidan. She was preceded in death by her husband, Leonard K. Herold, who she married on June 11, 1966, and who died on December 12, 2012 and by a brother. Arrangments are private under the direction of the McDonald-Aeberli Funeral Home, Inc. 238 Crowe Ave. Mars, PA and condolences are available at www.mcdonald-aeberli.com. Memorials may be made to the Butler County Humane Society, 1015 Evans City Rd. Renfrew, PA 16053. http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=f51c348070Obituary for Michael P. BerrymanMichael P. Berryman, age 62, of Middlesex Twp., formerly of Warrendale, passed away peacefully on Saturday afternoon, November 15, 2014, in the comfort of his home with his family at his side. Born in Pittsburgh, PA on June 13, 1952, he was the son of the late Vincent P. and Josephine Spracci Berryman, Sr. Mike had served in the United States Marine Corp. Michael had been a Foreman in track maintenance for Conrail at the Conway Yards. He was a member of CrossWay Church in Valencia and enjoyed fishing and woodworking. Surviving are his wife, Gail Newman Berryman, who he married on January 29, 1977, his children, Theresa Berryman of Butler, Jason Lunz of McKeesport and Joseph Berryman of Valencia, three sisters, Mary Hardesty (Ronald) of North Hills, Donna Fiedler (John) of Zelienople and Josephine Gibson (Tom) of Washington County, a brother, Vincent Berryman, Jr. (Bonnie) of Pymatuning and nieces and nephews. Friends will be received at the McDonald-Aeberli Funeral Home, Inc. 238 Crowe Ave. Mars, PA on Tuesday from 2-4 & 7-9 PM. Services will be held on Wednesday at 11:00 AM at CrossWay Church, 109 Davis Rd. Valencia, PA 16059, with Rev. Richard Rochkind and Rev. Chris Gibbs, officiating. Please meet at the church. Burial will be in Holy Savior Cemetery, Richland Twp., PA. Memorials may be made in memory of Michael Berryman to North Way Church Missions, 12121 Perry Highway, Wexford, PA 15090 and include a note Directions and condolences are available at www.mcdonald-aeberli.com.http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=130e348063Obituary for Helena N. WilliamsHelena N. Williams, age 94, formerly of Seven Fields and Perrytown Place, died Thursday afternoon, November 13, 2014 at the Baptist Home in Mt. Lebanon. Born in Greenburg, N.Y. on February 11, 1920, she was the daughter of the late James William and Helena Mangold Nicholson. She had been a member of St. Ferdinand Church in Cranberry Twp., and St. Theresa Catholic Church, and was in the Free Lancers and the Breakfast Bowling League in Valencia, had served on the Butler County Council on Aging and had been a volunteer at Passavant Hospital. Surviving are two daughters, Emilie Moody and her husband, Victor of Tionesta and Anita Williams of Mt. Lebanon, a son, Peter A. Williams of Gatlinburg, TN, 6 grandchildren and 8 grandchildren, two sisters, Gloria Antunes and her husband, Fred of Phillipsburg, N.J. and Marie Werneken of Palm Harbor, FL and nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Leo Arthur Williams, who she married on October 13, 1939 and who died on April 19, 1990, by a step-son, Chad Williams and by 5 brothers and three sisters. Private family services are under the direction of the McDonald-Aeberli Funeral Home, Inc. 238 Crowe Ave. Mars, PA and condolences are available at www.mcdonald-aeberli.com. Burial will be in Allegheny County Memorial Park, McCandless Twp. Memorials may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital-www.stjude.org.http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=23cf347878Obituary for Herbert Lincoln Langdon, Ph.D.Herbert Lincoln Langdon, Ph.D., died peacefully on Wednesday afternoon, November 12, 2014 of Alzheimer's disease. Born in Malone, N.Y. on July 7, 1935, he was the son of the late Walter A. and Sarah Lincoln Langdon from Adirondack Gardens, Malone, N.Y. Herb held a B.A. from St. Lawrence University (1957) and a Ph.D. in Anatomy from the University of Miami School of Medicine. He retired in 1998 from his teaching position as Associate Professor at the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine. Herb was a long-time resident of Mars, PA and was a member of All Saints Anglican Church of Cranberry Twp. Herb was a quiet, gentle man, dedicated to his students, his wife and his family dogs. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Barbara Langdon Seguine of Santa Barbara, CA. Surviving are his wife, Judith Anderson Langdon, who he married on July 15, 1972, a cousin, Iverna Lincoln Huntsman of Bozeman, MT, and his best friend, Nicholas Piesco of Tampa, FL. Friends will be received at the McDonald-Aeberli Funeral Home, Inc. 238 Crowe Ave. Mars, PA on Sunday from 2-4 & 6-8 PM. All Saints Anglican Church will have a Service at 11:30 AM Monday, November 17, 2014 in St. Kilian Church, corner of Clark and Cherry Sts. in Mars. Fr. Shawn Honey, will officiate. Please meet at the church. Burial will be in Morningside Cemetery, Malone, N.Y. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Little Sisters of the Poor, 1028 Benton Rd. Pittsburgh, PA 15212-1607. Directions and condolences are available at www.mcdonald-aeberli.com.http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=1de7347753Obituary for Dennis A. SarverDennis A. Sarver, age 61, of Wexford, PA, Mustique, Turks & Caicos, Antigua, St. Lucia, Trinidad and New Orleans, died Wednesday morning, November 12, 2014 at UPMC Passavant Hospital in McCandless Twp. He was the son of Helen Ohler Sarver and the late Herbert Sarver, Brother of Larry (Sherry)Sarver, Robert(Rene`)Sarver, and Judith Harkins (Paul), beloved uncle and great uncle, and a free spirited friend to many, passed suddenly. Dennis had been an Independent Contractor in Brick Paving. A Memorial Celebration will be held on Friday, December 12, 2014 from 5-9 PM at the Treesdale Community Center, One Treesdale Commons, Gibsonia, PA 15044. Memorials may be made to the Passavant Hospital Foundation, 9100 Babcock Blvd. Pittsburgh, PA 15237. Arrangements are under the direction of the McDonald-Aeberli Funeral Home, Inc. 238 Crowe Ave. Mars, PA and condolences are available at www.mcdonald-aeberli.com.http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=ed4e347801