- On August 10, 2019
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“You do your own thing in your own time.” Easy Rider
Michael Rungo, 70, of Phoenix Az., passed away on July 13, 2019. He was born January 21, 1949, in Washington, Pa., to the late James and Elizabeth Rungo.
Michael is survived by his wife of 34 years, Elizabeth ( Beth) Collins Rungo. Michael & Beth moved Southwest in 1975. He is also survived by Linda (Mike Wetzler) Rocks of Mesa Az, Connie (Patrick) Bongiorni, of McDonald, Pa., and James (Susan) Rungo , of Houston, Pa., brother-in- law Richard (the late Carolyn) Collins of Arizona, and Kent (Mary Lynn) Collins, of Maryland, as well as many nieces and nephews.
Michael graduated from Chartiers-Houston High School in 1967. He attended CCAC. He was also in the 60’s bands, Light, and the Affections. His love of books was reflected in his life work of book management and his extensive collection. He was a writer, watercolor artist, musician, fantastic cook, creator of unique dioramas, sculptor and above all could always make us laugh. Michael will be greatly missed.
Family and friends are welcome to a celebration of life on Monday, August 19, 2019 at 11 AM at Pittsburgh Cremation and Funeral Care, 3287 Washington Road, McMurray, PA 15317, (724) 260-5546.
Many thanks to U of A Cancer Center for taking such good care of Michael.
Please view and sign the family’s online guestbook at pittsburghcremation.com.