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Vincent P. Tirpak

January 4, 2023

Vincent Tirpak Obituary

Vincent P. Tirpak, age 92, of McKeesport on Wednesday, January 4, 2023.

He was a retired Lieutenant of the City of McKeesport Police Department with 42 years of service and the McKeesport Housing Authority.

An US Army Korean War veteran and member of the Fraternal Order of Police.

Vince was a member and usher of the former Holy Trinity Church and then became a member

and usher of Mary, Mother of God Parish, St. Patrick Church.

Husband of 62 years married to Cecile Lenhart Tirpak, father of Vince Little-Tirpak (Richard)

and Christine Potocki (Timothy); 5 Grandchildren and 8 Great Grandchildren; Brother of Bernard Tirpak; nieces and nephews.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday,

January 11, 2023 at 12 p.m. in the 

Mary, Mother of God Parish, St. Patrick Church.

Family and friends are asked to please meet at church.

In lieu of flowers please make a donation to helping children: St Jude Children Research Hospital or the Shriners Hospitals for Children.

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and privileged to serve the family during this time of need.

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Mass of Christian Burial
January 11, 2023

12:00 PM
Mary, Mother of God Parish, St. Patrick Church
312 32nd Street
McKeesport, PA 15132

January 11, 2023

2:30 PM
National Cemetery of the Alleghenies
1158 Morgan Rd
Bridgeville, PA 15017


St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856


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