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Evelyn A. (Pomponi) Willochell

November 28, 1935 ~ March 29, 2022 (age 86)

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Evelyn A. Willochell, 86, of Greensburg, died Tuesday, March 29, 2022 in Walnut Ridge Memory Care, Hempfield Township.  She was born November 28, 1935 in South Greensburg, a daughter of the late Alex and Mary (Gorirossi) Pomponi.  She was a graduate of Greensburg High School class of 1953, had previously worked at Bell Telephone Company and enjoyed cooking.  Evelyn made a dedication in 1973 to serve Jehovah God and entered into 49 years of faithful service and a wonderful relationship with heavenly father and his son Jesus Christ.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William P. Willochell, a son, Mark A. Willochell, her brother Robert Pomponi and her sister, Lucy Pezzillo and husband Carl.  She is survived by her daughter, Gina O’Barto and husband Mike of Unity Township, three sons, William Jr. and wife Shawna of Mt. Pleasant, Kenneth J. of Mutual and Timothy A. Willochell and wife Sheila of Mt. Pleasant, four grandchildren, Danielle and Michael O’Barto, Jr., Matthew and Brett Michael Willochell, a great grandson, a sister-in-law, Elizabeth Pomponi of Greensburg, and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.  Friends will be received from 2 to 6 PM Friday at the Leo M. Bacha Funeral Home, Inc., 2072 Route 130, Pleasant Unity.  The family would like to thank the staff at Walnut Ridge Memory Care and Viaquest hospice for their care.  In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 1100 Liberty Ave., Suite E201, Pittsburgh, PA  15222.

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April 1, 2022

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