Tatalovich Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc.
Aliquippa – Lucy Heranic, 92, of Hopewell Twp., Aliquippa, PA, passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 25, 2021, Christmas Day, at the Wexford Healthcare Center in Wexford, PA.
Born March 27, 1929 and raised in the Logstown neighborhood of Aliquippa, she was the beloved daughter of the late Teresa (Buratti) and Giuseppe Baghetti.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, John Heranic; his beloved siblings, Frank (Anna) and Dominick (Mary) Baghetti; and his elder nephew, Joseph Baghetti, Senior.
She lovingly remembers her two sons, John Michael (Judy) and Randy (Mag) Heranic, and daughter, Eva-Jo (David) Roussos, all in the Pittsburgh area. She held a special place in the hearts of many, especially her godson, Justine (Waida) Holben and her husband, Donald, in Hamburg, NY. Lucy was loved by many neighbors, both in Aliquippa and Crafton, where she most recently resided with her daughter Eva-Jo, as well as many longtime friends of the family, including being a “special angel” for Louise (Jimmy) Whedbee, Orlando, FL. In addition, all of his nephews and nieces who loved him dearly will always remember his gentle, generous, kind and caring nature: Joseph (Arlene) Baghetti, son Joseph (Amy) Baghetti, both in Tennessee, son Adam (Laura) Baghetti, their daughter Zahava, their sons Arlo and Eli in Massachusetts, and their daughter Lauren (Matt) Crum in Tennessee, Frank (Sue) Baghetti, their daughter Marcella (Rob) Chapados and their 2 children, Dominic and Maia and their daughter Danielle (Travis) Barnes, Colorado and Kentucky and Washington, Terri (William – deceased) Harmon, son William (Nicole) Harmon, and their 2 sons Dominick and Rocco, daughter Cassie Harmon, all of Aliquippa, Sandy Baghetti, Aliquippa, Nadia ( Giorgio – deceased) Buratti, his daughter Roberta (Vincenzo) Iacuzio, and their daughter, Berenice Papi, and Nadia’s son, Leonardo (Elizabetta) Iacuzio, all in Rome, Italy.
In addition, and especially to Lucy, her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, whom she loved beyond words, “haut du ciel et retour”, Tracy (Denis) Heranic, Montreal, Canada, John Jarvis ( Jessie) Heranic and their daughters Lucy and Grace, Pittsburgh and Steve (Chelsea) Heranic, Orlando, FL, Jordon (Krista) Roussos and their sons, Camden, Jacqueline Roussos, Julia Roussos, Pittsburgh, Mackenzie (Alex) Heranic, Mitchell Heranic and Mallory Heranic, Aliquippa.
Friends will be received on Wednesday, December 29, 2021 from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Tatalovich Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., 2205 McMinn St., Aliquippa, PA, 15001, where a service will be held on Thursday, December 30, 2021, at 9:30 a.m., followed Christian funeral mass at 10 a.m. at St Titus Catholic Church, 953 Franklin Ave, Aliquippa.
Entombment will follow at Mt. Olivet Catholic Cemetery, 2186 Brodhead Rd, Hopewell Twp.
In lieu of flowers, please make memorial contributions to local food banks, listening to Lucy’s compassion to feed and comfort EVERYBODY at ALL TIMES.
Lucy was loved by everyone who knew her, even the most casual acquaintances. His love and kindness had no limits. She was a woman to admire and to learn from. And she was fun and wonderful to be with. We are all going to mourn her passing, but we are also going to smile and laugh and feel her love by remembering her.
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