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Antonina "Dolly" (Boffo) Sallinger

April 7, 1934 ~ October 28, 2017 (age 83)

83, residing in Clearwater, Florida passed away surrounded by her loving family on October 28, 2017.  Born in Pittsburgh on April 7, 1934, she was the beloved daughter of the late Americo and Nora Boffo.  She is survived by her husband of 64 years, John J. Sallinger, loving mother to John (Sue) Sallinger, Daniel (Kim) Sallinger and Debra (Bruce) Bruzda.  Proud grandmother to Jesse (Jennifer) Sallinger, Ryan Bruzda, Jarod (Maryann) Sallinger, Cory Bruzda, Gina Sallinger and Karlee (Derek) Schwartz.  Great-Grandmother to Brielle, Luke, Tristan and Beau.  She is preceded in death by two sisters, Adeline Fonzi and Mary Jane Colton.  She was the consummate homemaker who loved to cook and bake.  Her love and devotion to her family and friends, and her kindness and empathy toward others was unequaled.


A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Sylvester’s Catholic Church on Saturday, November 4, 2017 at 10 am.


Interment will be held at Jefferson Memorial Park.


In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to:  Bethlen Hospice, 327 W. Vincent St., Ligonier, PA  15658


 Service Information

Mass of Christian Burial
November 4, 2017

10:00 AM
Saint Sylvester Parish
3754 Brownsville Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15227

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