Obituaries for Mc-Donald-Aeberli Funeral Home Obituary for Vincent A. KlineVincent A. Kline, age 50, of Renfrew, formerly of Mars, died suddenly Thursday evening, April 23, 2015 at Butler Memorial Hospital. Born in Butler, on April 9, 1965, he was the son of Shirley McCombs Kline, of Renfrew and the late S. Edward Kline. He was a member of the Conway Sportsman Club of Evans City and the Herford Manor Lake Conservatory. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, trapping, tying flies, general yard work and snow plowing. Always ready to help anyone in need. He is survived by his mother, Shirley McCombs Kline, two sisters, Rita Kline of Renfrew and Terry Kline of Denver, CO., sister-in-law, Sherrill Kline of Mars, and nieces and nephews, Michael (Megan), Steffanie and Nickolas Kline, and great nephew Conner Kline. He was preceded in death by his father, S.Edward Kline and his brother, Laury "Chip" Kline. Friends will be received at the McDonald-Aeberli Funeral Home, Inc. 238 Crowe Ave. Mars, PA, on Tuesday 2-4 & 7-9 PM. Burial will be in Greenlawn Burial Estates, Franklin Twp., PA, on Wednesday 11:00 AM. Memorials may be made to the Kidney Foundation, 3109 Forbes Ave. St. 101 Pittsburgh, PA 15213. Condolences and directions at www.mcdonald-aeberli.com.http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=2c6a362509Obituary for Blanche May FarringerBlanche May Farringer, age 90, of Mars, died Monday morning, April 20, 2015 at LAS St. John Specialty Care Center in Mars. Born in Pittsburgh, PA on December 21, 1924, she was the daughter of the late Edward Shaner and Irene Brooks Shaner Markle. A homemaker, Blanche was an avid reader and enjoyed crocheting. Surviving are her husband, A. Ray Farringer, who she married on June 12, 1943, her daughter, Barbara Yoakum and her husband, Jim of Butler, a son, James Farringer and his wife, Terry of Blawnox, her grandchildren, Robert “Rob” Fester and Jonathan James “J.J.” Farringer, her great grandchildren, Josselyn, Alex, Kaitlyn, Colton and Lance, and nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her brother, William Shaner. Friends will be received at the McDonald-Aeberli Funeral Home, Inc. 238 Crowe Ave. Mars, PA on Wednesday from 2-4 & 7-9 PM. Services will be private with burial in Butler County Memorial Park. Memorials may be made to the Diabetes Association, 100 W. Station Square Dr # 1900, Pittsburgh, PA 15219. Directions and condolences are available at www.mcdonald-aeberli.com.http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=c9b4362121Obituary for Charles M. BieriCharles M. Bieri, age 70, of Ross Twp., died Saturday evening, April 18, 2015 at Manor Care in North Hills. Born in Pittsburgh, PA on August 2, 1944, he was the son of the late Aloysius and Virginia Bathe Bieri. Charles was a Distribution Manager for Dormont Appliance. He served as a Sergeant in the United States Air Force during the Vietnam War. He enjoyed wood carving. Surviving are a daughter, Cindy Naughton of Mars, a son, Michael E. Bieri of Ross Twp., his grandchildren, Brenden, Bethany, Anniston and Devin, and his companion, Missy Dwojak. He was preceded in death by his brother, James Bieri. Friends will be received at the McDonald-Aeberli Funeral Home, Inc. 238 Crowe Ave. Mars, PA on Wednesday from 2-4 & 7-9 PM. Services will be held on Thursday at 11:00 AM at the funeral home, with Rev. Tricia Shneck, family friend officiating. Burial will follow in the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies in Washington County. Directions and condolences are available at www.mcdonald-aeberli.com. http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=239e362118Obituary for Dorothy G. "Dot" LarkinDorothy G. “Dot” Larkin, age 90, of Canonsburg, formerly of Bakerstown, died Friday afternoon, April 17, 2015 at Golden Living in Canonsburg. Born in Pittsburgh, PA on September 25, 1924, she was the daughter of the late John and Margaret Derek Cervanyak. Dorothy had owned Larkin’s Crafts in Bakerstown and was an avid Bingo player and crafter. Surviving are two daughters, Kathy Reichart and her husband, Jerry of Ohio Twp., and Robin Lamneck and her husband, Martin of Mars, two sons, Terry Larkin and his wife, Barbara of Canonsburg and Robert Larkin and his wife, Courtney of Gibsonia, her grandchildren, Shawn, Becky, Amber, Kara, Terry, Kara, Brian, Justine, Niki, Ashley, Jayme and Martin, and her great grandchildren, Madison, Gavin, Zachery, Declan, Ally, Jordyn, Tyler, Layla, Carson, Landon, Owen, Ben, Henry, Hudson, Roman and Haylee, a sister, Margaret Cervanyak of Sewickley and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert G. Larkin, two brothers, James and Robert and two sisters, Anna May and Theresa. Friends will be received at the McDonald-Aeberli Funeral Home, Inc. 238 Crowe Ave. Mars, PA on Monday from 4-8 PM. Services will be held on Tuesday at 10:30 AM at the funeral home. Rev. Jeff Lawther, officiating. Burial will be in Mt. Royal Cemetery, Shaler Twp., PA. Directions and condolences are available at www.mcdonald-aeberli.com. http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=399e361990Obituary for Eleanor M. ThielemanEleanor M. Thieleman, age 93, of Mars, died Thursday afternoon, April 16, 2015 at LAS St. John Specialty Care Center in Mars. Born on the family farm in Adams Twp., PA on March 28, 1922, she was the daughter of the late E. Raymond and Marie L. Kidd Thieleman. Eleanor had been a Postal Clerk for the Mars Post Office for many years and was a member of the Mars Alliance Church. Surviving are two sisters, Frances P. Baillie of Evans City and Bernice L. Kelly of Mars, three brothers, Donald C. Thieleman and his wife, Mae, George F. Thieleman and his wife, Margaret, and William J. Thieleman, all of Mars and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her brother, Elmer E. Thieleman. Friends will be received at the McDonald-Aeberli Funeral Home, Inc. 238 Crowe Ave. Mars, PA on Monday from 2-4 & 6-8 PM. Services will follow at 8:00 PM at the funeral home. Burial will be in Mars Cemetery, Adams Twp. Memorials may be made to the Mars Alliance Church, 997 Route 228, Mars, PA 16046. Directions and condolences are available at www.mcdonald-aeberli.com. http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=6e69361897Obituary for E. Miller SumanE. Miller Suman, age 99, of Middlesex Twp., formerly of Conneaut, Ohio, died Thursday evening, April 16, 2015 at Shelborne Assisted Living in Penn Twp. Born in Farrell Twp., Mercer County, PA on August 28, 1915, he was the son of the late Eli and Ljubica Lisic Suman. Mr. Suman had owned a Hallmark Store in Conneaut, Ohio and had attended Holy Sepulcher Roman Catholic Church in Glade Mills. Surviving are his wife, Susan Jackson Suman, who he married on September 22, 1955, father of Philip Jackson of Akron, OH and the late John B. Jackson, his grandchildren, Jill Reudiger and her husband, Randy of Middlesex Twp., and Theresa, Mark and Diane and his great granddaughter, Abbi Reudiger. Arrangements 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 South Butler Community Meals on Wheels, 1091 Pittsburgh Rd. Valencia, PA 16059.http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=06c4361934Obituary for Charles W. "Chuck" MillerCharles W. “Chuck” Miller, age 87, of Valencia, died Monday morning, April 13, 2015 at Valencia Woods. Born in Wilkinsburg, PA on May 11, 1927, he was the son of the late K. Carolyn (Carrie) Miller. He was preceded in death by his wife, Arlene Stockdale Miller, a son Timothy C. (Kimberly) Miller, his sister and brother-in-law Opal and Warren Hessler, a sister-in-law Shirley M.S. Kennedy and two nephews. He worked for James Austin Co. for 32 years and the Butler Auto Auction for 10 years until 2004. Chuck had a passion for rebuilding antique cars and driving them in parades. He enjoyed playing with his grandsons. He was a member of the Mars Alliance Church, where he had been an usher. He was V.P. of the Valencia Boy Scouts for many years. He and Arlene helped to collect and deliver items for the people of Appalachia. Chuck joined the Navy at the age of 16 and was honorably discharged after serving from 1944-52. He served on the NEW JERSEY, the OAKLAND and the RABY, spending most of his time in the Pacific as a Gunner’s Mate and specialized in fire training while stationed in Guam. After Hiroshima, his ship, the NEW JERSEY was one of the first ships to enter a Japanese harbor. He and Arlene enjoyed attending Navy reunions for over 20 years. He is survived by his son, Lonnie E. Miller, grandsons, Casey, (Nicole) Charles A. and Matthew Miller, great grandsons, Wyatt and Aiden Miller, sister-in-law, Norma D.S. Hoffman and many nieces and nephews. Friends are invited to a Memorial Service at the Mars Alliance Church, 997 Rt. 228, Mars on Monday at 11:00 AM. Memorials may be made to the Mars Alliance Church, the Wounded Warriors Project or the Friends of Pittsburgh Fisher House, 3945 Forbes Ave. Pgh., PA 15213-3507. 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=919f361716Obituary for Dr. Henry A. "Hank" TumpaDr. Henry A. “Hank” Tumpa, age 74, of Gibsonia, Adams Twp., died unexpectedly on Wednesday morning, April 8, 2015 in the comfort of his home. Born in Pittsburgh, PA on February 14, 1941, he was the son of the late Michael and Helen Tumpa. Hank was an Optometrist and practiced for 25 years before becoming a Land Developer. He was a member of St. Kilian Church and the Treesdale Country Club. Hank served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. Surviving are his wife, Beverly Pattison Tumpa, who he married on February 2, 1963, three daughters, Lisa Tumpa-Donnellan of Bethesda, MD, and Lynn Tumpa and Laura Tumpa (Patrick Houchen) both of Los Angeles, CA, four grandchildren, Claire and Christian Donnellan and Grace and Lukah Tumpa, and his brother, Albert Murphy. Friends will be received at the McDonald-Aeberli Funeral Home, Inc. 238 Crowe Ave. Mars, PA on Sunday from 2-4 & 6-8 PM. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Kilian Church, corner of Clark and Cherry Sts. Mars Boro on Monday at 10:00 AM. Fr. Charles Bober, pastor, officiating. Please meet at the church. Memorials may be made to St. Kilian Church Building Fund, 7076 Franklin Rd. Cranberry Twp., PA 16066. Directions and condolences are available at www.mcdonald-aeberli.com. http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=5cdb361261Obituary for Vernon V. "Butch" DittmerVernon V. “Butch” Dittmer, age 71, of Middlesex Twp., Valencia, died Monday afternoon, April 6, 2015 at his home. Born in Herman, PA on April 23, 1943, he was the son of the late Engelbert and Tracy Lemmon Dittmer. Butch had been a welding inspector at Pullman Standard and later was co-owner of Professional Cleaning. He was a member of Holy Sepulcher Roman Catholic Church in Glade Mills and the Harmony Lodge #429 F. & A.M. Surviving are his wife, Dorothy J. Schultz George Dittmer, a son, Jeffery Michael Dittmer (Kristen) in WI, a daughter, Donna Ridenour (Bill) of Slippery Rock, four step-sons, Edward George of Middlesex Twp., Brian George (Joanna) of Sewickley, Mark George of Chicora and Andrew George of Renfrew, two step-daughters, Barbara Jamison (John) of Middlesex Twp., and Paula Schmiedel (Rob) of Ft. Wayne, IN, a sister, Cleo Bristol of Butler, 21 grandchildren and four great grandchildren. Friends are invited to a Mass of Christian Burial in Holy Sepulcher Church, 1304 East Cruikshank Rd. Butler, PA 16002 on Friday at 10:30 AM. Fr. Robert Cedolia, pastor, officiating. Please meet at the church. The family will greet friends following the Mass. Memorials may be made to Holy Sepulcher Church. 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=f421361064Obituary for William L. WagnerWilliam L. Wagner, age 73, of Middlesex Twp., formerly of Mars, died Sunday morning, April 5, 2015 at UPMC Passavant Hospital in McCandless Twp. Born in Pittsburgh, PA on February 14, 1942, he was the son of the late William L. and Marjorie Evans Wagner, Jr. Bill had been a Sales Rep for Pittsburgh Forge in Coraopolis and most recently worked as a Project Manager for St. Barnabas, retiring in 2002. An avid hunter, golfer and boater, he had been a member of the Mars Rod and Gun Club and the NRA. He enjoyed auto repair and mechanics and had one time worked on a pit crew for Mud Track Racing. Bill had belonged to the North Hills Corvette Club. Surviving are his wife, Judith A. Clark Wagner, who he married on January 4, 1964, his daughter, Penny L. LeBlanc and her husband, Jim of Adams Twp., a son, William C. Wagner and his wife, Tammy of Shippenville, PA, his grandchildren, Troy LeBlanc and Breyona and Alleya Wagner, and nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and by his brother, Keith F. Wagner. Friends will be received at the McDonald-Aeberli Funeral Home, Inc. 238 Crowe Ave. Mars, PA on Wednesday from 2-4 & 6-8 PM. A Celebration of Life Service will follow at 8:00 PM at the funeral home, with his brother-in-law, Chuck Clark, officiating. Burial will be in Lakewood Memorial Gardens, Indiana Twp., PA. Memorials may be made to St. Barnabas Charitable Foundation, 5850 Meridian Road, Gibsonia, PA 15044. Directions and condolences are available at www.mcdonald-aeberli.com. http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=cbd7360915