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John J. Sharpeta

March 2, 1946 ~ October 26, 2023 (age 77) 77 Years Old
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John Sharpeta Obituary

John J. Sharpeta, age 77 of Eighty Four, died peacefully on Thursday, October 26, 2023 in the presence of his nephew, Damon Jones and his wife Niccole. A former Clairton resident, John was the son of the late John S. and Sophia A. (Wozniak) Sharpeta and was also preceded in death by his brother Eugene Sharpeta. John was a disabled US Army Veteran, receiving the Purple Heart for wounds suffered while on duty as an MP in Korea. He was a avid reader and outdoorsman who especially enjoyed taking care of his own home and grounds. John is survived by his sisters: Frances Jones and Jaqueline Sharpeta of, both of Clairton, and Cynthia (Tony) Sierra of Voorhees, NJ; and also nieces and nephews. Friends will be received in the A.J. Bekavac Funeral Home, Clairton, on Tuesday, October 31, 2023 from 6 PM to 8 PM. A Blessing will be held in the funeral home chapel on Wednesday November 1, 2023 at 11 AM. Burial will follow in the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies, Bridgeville, PA. Memorials may be made to the Wounded Warriors Project, 600 River Ave. Suite 400, Pittsburgh, PA 15212

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October 31, 2023

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
A.J. Bekavac Funeral Home
555 Fifth Street
Clairton, PA 15025

November 1, 2023

11:00 AM
A.J. Bekavac Funeral Home
555 Fifth Street
Clairton, PA 15025

November 1, 2023

2:00 PM
National Cemetery of the Alleghenies
1158 Morgan Road
Bridgeville, PA 15017


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