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Kratt, Roy W., Jr.




Roy W. Kratt, Jr., 88 of Verona (formerly of Morningside) passed away on Monday, February 5, 2018. Son of the late Roy W. and Ruth (Boden) Kratt, Sr. He is survived by his beloved wife of 67 years Veronica (Sand) Kratt. Father of Susan M. (Victor) Cserer, Roy E. (Sandie) Kratt, Thomas M. (Denise) Kratt, and Timothy J. Kratt. Brother of Carol (Tom) Spence. Her Brother Roy was her hero. Grandfather of 9 and Great-Grandfather of 11. Roy was a Pittsburgh Firefighter joining in 1953 and became captain in 1966. He retired from the fire department in 1987 after 34 years of service. Roy was a World War II era veteran in the Army Engineer Corps. He was a life member of the Morningside V.F.W. #3945, where he held several offices. He will be greatly missed by family and friends. The Kratt family would like to thank all the doctors, nurses, and aides who gave loving care to Roy at the Community Center, Aspinwall. Friends and relatives will be received on Thursday, February 8, 2018 from 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. at the BURKET-TRUBY FUNERAL HOME CREMATION & ALTERNATIVE SERVICES, INC. 421 Allegheny Ave. Oakmont. Mass of Christian Burial Friday, February 9, 2018, 10:30 a.m. St. Joseph Catholic Church, Verona. Donations may be made in his name to the VA Community Living Center, 1010 Delafield Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15215