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Berasi, Stella L. (Slemok)




Stella Louise (Slemok) Berasi, 92 of Springdale went to be with the Lord, on Saturday, May 9, 2020 at Magnolia Place of Saxonburg. She was born on April 28, 1928 in Mather, of Greene County, PA, the daughter of the late Frank Sr. and Mary (Kois) Slemok. Beloved Wife for 49 years of the late Mario Berasi. Loving Mother of Elaine (Jerome, Jr.) Eidemiller of Oil City and Mario (Barb) Berasi of North Canton, Ohio. Grandmother of Brandon (Erica) Berasi of North Canton, Ohio, Christopher (Lindsey) Berasi, of North Canton, Ohio, and Danielle Berasi of Chicago, Illinois. Great-Grandmother of Nolan, Lila, and Gino. Dear Sister of the late Joseph Slemok, Frank Slemok, Jr., Helen Kotwica, and Frances Yohman. Stella attended Oakmont High School; During World War II, she worked as an inspector on the shell line at Scaife's in Oakmont. After the war, she was a press operator at the former Armstrong White in Cheswick. She also worked at C.H. Schnorr Co. in Springdale until it closed down. She was also a waitress at the Paragon Supper Club until it burned down. A member of St. Alphonsus Catholic Church, and the Catholic Daughters of America, she was also a member of Lower Valley Senior Citizens, Allegheny-Kiski Senior Center in New Kensington, and the Spring of Living Water Prayer Group in Springdale. Stella was a former member of the now disbanded AARP in Oakmont and a former member of T.O.P.S. of Cheswick, where she was their queen in 1984. Mrs. Berasi enjoyed working in her flower garden, crossword puzzles, loved western music and polkas, and loved animals because she was raised on a farm. A private Mass of Christian Burial will be held for the family in Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, Natrona Heights, with interment following in Deer Creek Cemetery, Harmar Township. Memorial contributions may be made in her name to St. Alphonsus Catholic Church, 750 Pittsburgh St. Springdale, PA 15144 or RCAC, P.O. Box 437, Oakmont, PA 15139. Arrangements entrusted to BURKET-TRUBY FUNERAL HOME CREMATION & ALTERNATIVE SERVICES, INC. Oakmont