Angelo “Tony” Pirone

July 15, 1934 - December 15, 2019

Visitation: Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2019, 2-4, 6-8 pm; Devlin Funeral Home, North Hills.

Service: Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2019, 10 am; St. Sebastian Church.

Angelo “Tony” Pirone
Age 85, of Ross Twp., passed away on Sunday, Dec. 15, 2019. Born July 15, 1934, son of the late Francesco and Mariarosaria Pirone and brother of the late Antonio Pirone, Vito Pirone, and Victoria Rocco. Beloved husband of Rita Mae (Lanz) Pirone, whom he married on June 28, 1965; loving father of Maria Lisa (Robert) Towers, and Francis Vincent Pirone; dear grandfather of Brianna and Brittney.

Tony will be lovingly remembered for being the Patriarch of his family. He was an avid golfer, enjoyed gardening, and trips to the casino. His biggest joy was spending time with his family. He was a devout member of St. Sebastian Church, where he was an Usher for many years.

Family and friends are welcome Tuesday from 2-4, 6-8 pm at Devlin Funeral Home, 806 Perry Hwy., North Hills. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Wednesday at 10 am at St. Sebastian Church, with Rev. John Rushofsky celebrating. Entombment will follow at North Side Catholic Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Tony’s name to the Hillman Cancer Center.

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  • Carla R Witherel

    Lisa &family, sorry for your loss
    With sympathy,
    Carla Witherel

  • Barbara Drennen

    My deepest sympathies to the family. I know Mr. Pirone was deeply devoted to his family. May good memories help you through this difficult time.

  • Tyler Chnupa

    I’m sorry for your loss. Tony was a good neighbor and a conversation friend. I enjoyed the times he said hello or we met up at church. He will be missed.

  • Dan DeMarco

    My deepest sympathy to the family for the loss of Tony. He was a tremendous man who will be missed, but I know is resting peacefully in heaven.

  • Kristina Scott

    Dear Lisa and family,
    I am praying for you and yours at this difficult time. I remember how difficult it is to lose a parent and there isn’t a day that goes by that i don’t think of them. Hold on to your wonderful memories!

  • Kathy Steines

    Rita and family… very sorry to hear about the passing of your husband. Life does throw some curve balls. May the fondest memories you all have stay forever in your hearts.
    With love and prayers,
    Jerry and Kathy Steines

  • Erin Fisher Hollenbaugh

    My sincerest sympathies go out to the Pirone and Towers family. I am a friend of Lisa/Rob; I used to work in Lisa’s classroom. Prayers of strength and peace to you all during this time.


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