Irene “Taffy” Ventura, age 89, of Bridgeville, formerly of Mt. Lebanon, passed away peacefully on April 6, 2018.
Daughter of the late Anna and Zigmond Kozikowski. Beloved wife of the late John J. Ventura. Loving mother of Paul Ventura, Vicki (Bill) Tomastik, and Peter (Lois) Ventura. Cherished grandmother of Mark and Adam Tomastik. Adored sister of Mitch (Cheryl) Kozikowski. She was preceeded in death by her son, David Ventura and her siblings Walter and Stanley Kozikowski. Also blessed with many nieces, nephews, extended family, and dear friends.
She had been an active member at St. Winifred Church and was a member of the Ladies’ Guild. She most treasured her time with family and friends.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions to St. Winifred Food Pantry, 550 Sleepy Hollow Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15228 or a charity of choice.
Family and friends are welcome on Tuesday, April 10, 2018 from 2pm until the time of service at 6pm at Cremation and Funeral Care, 3287 Washington Road, McMurray, PA 15317, 724-260-5546.
Burial will take place privately at the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies at a later date.
Please view and sign the family’s online guestbook at www.cremationfuneralcare.com.