MaryLou Petruney, 74, of Sheffield, PA., died peacefully Tuesday morning, March 9, 2021 at John & Orpha Blair Hospice Home, Warren, PA.
MaryLou was born November 27, 1946 in Crown, PA, where she grew up. She was the daughter of the late Milton “Dick” and Ima Culp.
She attended North Clarion School. Since 1973 she has resided in Sheffield, PA. MaryLou was employed in retail management for many years and co-owned and operated the former Petruney Beer Distributor from 1976 to 1990. MaryLou and her husband, George, took great pride in the home they built together. She especially enjoyed maintaining the large yard and attending to the landscaping. MaryLou and George enjoyed traveling, dining out, camping and going to the casino. Her greatest joy in life was her family.
MaryLou is survived by her husband of 47 years, George M. Petruney whom she married August 25, 1973 in Crown, PA., 4 Children – Michele (Tom) Grubbs, Richard (Debbie) Hepinger, Richard (Kim) Petruney, Timothy (Nancy) Hepinger, Grandchildren – Alex (Ashley) Grubbs, Libby (PJ) Purcell, Evan & Ryan Petruney, Devon, Tyler, Audrey & Sophia Hepinger, 1 Great Grandson – Nolan Grubbs, 1 Brother – Richard (Dodie) Culp, 2 Sisters – Reada Culp, Ellen (Wayne) Peters, several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Brian Petruney, 1 Sister – Juanita Oaks
Friends will be received at the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., 304 East Street, Warren, PA. on Thursday, March 11, 2021 from 6 to 8 P.M. where a Parastas will be sung at 5:30 P.M. Thursday at the funeral home. CDC guidelines of wearing a mask, social distancing and number of people will be observed. A Funeral Divine Liturgy will be held at 10:00 A.M. Friday, March 12, 2021 at St. Michael the Archangel Byzantine Catholic Church, 407 School Street, Sheffield, PA. with Very Reverend David A. Bosnich, Pastor, officiating. Interment will be in St. Michael’s Cemetery, Sheffield, PA. Those wishing to place memorials may do so through Warren General Hospital Cancer Care Center, 2 Crescent Park, Warren, PA. 16365 or Hospice of Warren County, www.hospiceofwarrencounty.org, 1 Main Avenue, Warren, PA, 16365, or Sheffield Fire Department Ambulance Service, P.O. Box 491, Sheffield, PA, 16347. E-mail condolences may be sent by visiting www.lewisfuneralhomeinc.com.