Ronald A. Amato, Sr.

July 10, 1944 ~ April 11, 2021 (age 76)

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Ronald A. Amato, Sr.

Age 76, of Plum, peacefully passed away on Sunday, April 11, 2021, surrounded by his family.  Beloved husband of Sherry (Pecora) Amato; loving father of Lisa Amato, Ronald Amato, Jr. (Beth), Joseph Amato (Sandy), and Aimee Proviano.  Grandfather of Steven Rupp, Alexis Amato, Heather Rupp, Ronny Amato, Ashley Amato, Alyssa Proviano, Nicholas Amato, Gina Proviano, Anthony Amato, and Gabriel Amato; Great Grandfather of Skyla Yanoff.   Son of the late Samuel & Marie (Lodovico) Amato; brother of Sandy Warren (Sam) and the late Richard Amato.  Survived by many nieces and nephews.

Ron enjoyed listening to doo wop music, gardening, bowling, fishing, being a pool boy, a chauffeur to his wife Sherry for casino trips.  His greatest joy was spending time with his grandchildren.

Family and friends will be received on Wednesday, April 14, 2021 from 2-8 pm at the Findlay C. Wylie Funeral Home, Inc., 11311 Frankstown Road, Penn Hills.  Mass held on Thursday 11:00 am at Holy Family Parish (Our Lady of Joy), Plum (everyone is to meet at the church). 

Interment Mt. Carmel Cemetery.

We will be following the COVID guidelines,

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April 14, 2021

2:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Findlay C. Wylie Funeral Home
11311 Frankstown Rd.
Penn Hills, PA 15235

Mass of Christian Burial
April 15, 2021

11:00 AM
Our Lady of Joy Parish
2000 O'Block Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15239

April 15, 2021

12:00 PM
Mt. Carmel Cemetery
7601 Mount Carmel Road
Verona, PA 15147

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