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Evelyn E. (Sabino) Marecic
July 11, 1929 ~ August 16, 2019 (age 90)
Obituary & Services
the rock of the family passed away on August 16, 2019. Of West Mifflin, formerly of Rankin where she met her husband, the late Rudolph G. Marecic, the love of her life at the Croatian home where they loved to dance. They eventually moved and built a house in West Mifflin where they resided. Daughter of the late Francis and Antionette (Shirock) Sabino; loving and caring mother of Marian Marecic, Stephen Marecic, Gregory Marecic, Joseph (Shelly) Marecic, Valerie (Douglas) Tkocs, Richard (Jennifer) Marecic, Patricia (John) Tour, James Marecic and the late Michael Marecic and Francis Marecic; beloved grandmother of Mika, Taira, Joseph, Jessica, Stephen, Kayla, Francis, Nicolette, Mason, Paige, Marisa and Vincent; beloved Nana of Jade, Gavin, Brok, Aidan, Gianna, Ryan, Wyatt and Francis. Preceded in death by her brothers Joseph and Francis Sabino and sisters Agnes Bossola and Marie Dallas. Evelyn was very comitted to her Catholic faith and St. Anthony. In 1975, Evelyn started the first PTSA in West Mifflin Area School District. She was a member of the PTA and PTSA for over 50 years, where she served as Vice President in both as well as being President of PTA. West Mifflin Area Highschool presented her a cookbook in her name in honor of her dedication to PTSA. She was also a Pennsylvania State PTA lifetime member and a National PTA Lifetime member. She assisted in the proclamation with the assistance of the West Mifflin Mayor and Presidents of the other West Mifflin area school PTA/PTSA’s making October PTA/PTSA Membership month. Evelyn was a member of the Mon Yough Area Council where she served as the areas Vice President for two different two-year terms. She was on the Mon Valley Great Ideas Committee for 3 years as well as the Mon Valley Educational Consortium Committee for over 17 years. She was a member of the Long Range and Strategic Planning Committee, the Parental Involvement, Health and Safety and Amblyopia Committees and the Chairperson of Chapter 1 in West Mifflin Area School District. Worked at the County until she started her family of 10 children which she was so proud of. She was an avid and devoted Pittsburgh Pirates Fan and received the Jefferson Awards Community Champion for her volunteering. She was also a lifetime Board Member and past Director of the West Mifflin Baseball League. Evelyn loved Frank Sinatra knitting, enjoyed watching cash cab and American movie classics. She was Always in the mood for a good fish dinner. She had an amazing memory for phone numbers of family, friends and many businesses and she was the go to person for the exact dates and times of many occasions. After Evelyn became visually impaired, she still remained active in many of these organizations. She was a friend to many, loved by all and she will be greatly missed by all who knew her. Family and friends will be received at the SAVOLSKIS-WASIK-GLENN FUNERAL HOME INC., 3501 Main Street, Munhall on Monday and Tuesday from 2-9 PM. A Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, 10 AM at Resurrection Church, West Mifflin.