News Obituaries

July 12, 1921 - Oct. 16, 2014

The Bridgeville native died Thursday at St. Clair Hospital.

 Stan Franzos at the Duquesne Club billiard room, where he frequently photographed events.

Obituary: Stanley Lawrence Franzos / His passion for photography reflected passion for subjects

Mr. Franzos was the cheerleading Pitt panther in college days and, forsaking the family’s butcher business, became a respected photographer.

Obituary: David S. Shrager/ Criminal defense attorney who empathized with clients

David S. Shrager, a criminal defense attorney for nearly 40 years, died Thursday at the age of 67.


July 12, 1921 - Oct. 16, 2014

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