Shirley Ann Racioppo

June 26, 1940 ~ May 8, 2022 (age 81)


Shirley Ann Racioppo, 81, of Baden, died peacefully on Sunday, May 8, 2022 at Concordia of Fox Chapel. She was born on June 26, 1940 in Sewickley, to the late Stanley and Hilda (Krell) Pawelkoski and wife of the late Louis R. Racioppo, Sr. She retired from the tax office of the Ambridge School District and was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Baden. Surviving are her seven children, Barbara Smith and her husband, Robert, Economy, Dana Corona and her husband, David, Baden; Michael Racioppo and his wife Judith, Ambridge; Louis Racioppo Jr. and his wife Kimberly, Baden; Sondra Barker, Baltimore, MD; Lisa Schleicher and her husband, Timothy, Gibsonia; and Kellie Salvatore and her husband, Christopher, Colorado Springs, CO, sister, Gloria Dunne of Silver Spring MD and 19 grandchildren,  27 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren. Friends will be received on Thursday from 4 to 8 PM at the John Syka Funeral Home, Inc. 833 Kennedy Drive, Ambridge where prayers will be offered on Friday at 9 AM followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 AM in Good Samaritan Catholic Church, Ambridge. Interment will follow in Good Samaritan Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions are suggested to Concordia of Fox Chapel, 931 Route 910, Cheswick, PA 15024.

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May 12, 2022

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
John Syka Funeral Home, Inc.
833 Kennedy Drive
Ambridge, PA 15003

Mass of Christian Burial
May 13, 2022

9:30 AM
Good Samaritan Parish
725 Glenwood Avenue
Ambridge, PA 15003

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