In memory of
Lawrence J. Lapina
In memory of
Lawrence J. Lapina
Lawrence J. "Larry" Lapina, 74, born in Jeannette to John and Katherine (Felentzer) Lapina, passed away peacefully Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2021. He is survived by his loving family; wife, Gayle Lapina, of Greensburg, daughters, Joy Lapina, of Irwin, and Valerie Lapina (Eric Yarbrough), of Greensburg, stepchildren, Lisa and husband, Russ Matt, of Jeannette, Gerard "Bucky" Birk, of Jeannette, Joey Birk, of Jeannette, and Terri and husband, Rob Tiberi, of Hampstead, Md., sister, Kathleen (John) Allen, brothers, Terry Lapina and Bill Lapina, and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his brother, John (Jack) Lapina and beloved wife, Caren Lapina. Larry retired from Omnova Solutions in Jeannette, and was a volunteer fireman in Jeannette for many years. He loved to golf and was especially proud of hitting two holes-in-one in his lifetime. He also enjoyed bowling, walking in the woods, fields and beach, gardening and traveling. He loved Pittsburgh sports, Penguins hockey most of all. He escaped Pennsylvania winters in Myrtle Beach each year, and was happiest spending time with friends and family. Always quick with a smile and joke for everyone, he will be dearly missed. A memorial service will be held at a later date. MASON-GELDER FUNERAL HOME INC., Jeannette, is entrusted with arrangements.
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Jeannette, PA 15644
In memory of
Lawrence J. Lapina
Lawrence J. "Larry" Lapina, 74, born in Jeannette to John and Katherine (Felentzer) Lapina, passed away peacefully Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2021. He is survived by his loving family; wife, Gayle Lapina, of Greensburg, daughters, Joy Lapina, of Irwin, and Valerie Lapina (Eric Yarbrough), of Greensburg, stepchildren, Lisa and husband, Russ Matt, of Jeannette, Gerard "Bucky" Birk, of Jeannette, Joey Birk, of Jeannette, and Terri and husband, Rob Tiberi, of Hampstead, Md., sister, Kathleen (John) Allen, brothers, Terry Lapina and Bill Lapina, and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his brother, John (Jack) Lapina and beloved wife, Caren Lapina. Larry retired from Omnova Solutions in Jeannette, and was a volunteer fireman in Jeannette for many years. He loved to golf and was especially proud of hitting two holes-in-one in his lifetime. He also enjoyed bowling, walking in the woods, fields and beach, gardening and traveling. He loved Pittsburgh sports, Penguins hockey most of all. He escaped Pennsylvania winters in Myrtle Beach each year, and was happiest spending time with friends and family. Always quick with a smile and joke for everyone, he will be dearly missed. A memorial service will be held at a later date. MASON-GELDER FUNERAL HOME INC., Jeannette, is entrusted with arrangements.
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201 N. First St
Jeannette, PA 15644
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