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Anita Joy Fertal

  • On September 23, 2022

Anita Joy Fertal, age 85 of Friendship Village, Upper St. Clair, PA passed away peacefully on Thursday, September 22, 2022 surrounded by love.

Born on October 16, 1936, she was the daughter of the late Lema and William Largen.

Beloved wife of the late Martin J. Fertal; loving mother of Martin (Linda) Fertal Jr., Karen Payne, and Robert (Anastasia) Fertal; cherished grandmother of Christopher, Mark, Leah, Maggie, Joseph, and Owen Fertal, and James and Emily Payne.

Joy will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her.

A gathering of family and friends will be held on Friday, September 30, 2022 from 2 PM to 4 PM and 6 PM to 8 PM at Pittsburgh Cremation and Funeral Care, 3287 Washington Road, McMurray, PA 15317, (724) 260-5546.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, October 1, 2022 at 11 AM at Friendship Village, St. Clair Room, 1290 Boyce Road, Upper St Clair, PA 15241.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Joy’s name to the Friendship Village Team Member Appreciation Fund (Checks only please) , 1290 Boyce Road, Upper St. Clair, PA 15241.

Please view and sign the family’s online guestbook at pittsburghcremation.com.

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Fred Hirt
Joy was a lovely lady. She will be missed.
The Probsts
Joy’s departure leaves a big hole in our lives. She was always a very special person who enriched our lives immensely for many years. Carol and Lynn Probst
Margie Sullivan
Joy was so much a part of my life. We had many laughs and tears that we shared. We were kindred spirits. Bill and I also had many nice evenings with Joy & Marty good food , interesting conversations and always music in the background. So very hard to lose those that you love. Bill & Margie Sullivan
Trish Layton
I was lucky enough to know Joy from Giant Oaks Garden Club. It was always a pleasure to be around Joy. She was always smiling and willing to do whatever was needed to help the club and her many friends there. I feel fortunate to have know her. Rest In Peace Joy.
Cecelia Satler
Joy was a joy to know. She was a member of Giant Oaks Garden Club for many years and always a pleasant, happy woman.