Eleanor, of Verona, died on Christmas morning, December 25, 2013, at the age of 90.
Eleanor was the beloved wife of Joseph P. Marel of 66 Years; devoted mother of Marilyn ( Robert) Dashner, Lara Marel, Kim (Francois) Ronin; sister of the late Mary Podgornik, Ann Marlowe, Joseph, Michael Peretic, Agatha Yugovich, and John Peretic; very special grandmother of Alex Ronin.
Eleanor was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Verona; proud owner of the Mighty Oak for over 30 years, and was very athletic, playing basketball for Westinghouse in the 1940s.
Friends and relatives will be received at BURKET - TRUBY FUNERAL HOME CREMATION & ALTERNATIVE SERVICES, INC., 421 Allegheny Avenue, Oakmont, on Friday, December 27, 2013 from 2-8 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday at 10 a.m. in St. Joseph Church, Verona.
In lieu of flowers, family suggests memorials to Family Hospice & Palliative Care, 310 Fisk St., Pittsburgh, PA, 15201 or St. Joseph Church.