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Drew J. Unger

  • On February 27, 2021
  • 25 Comments

Drew J. Unger, 66 of Robinson Township, PA passed away suddenly on Friday, February 26, 2021. He was born in Pittsburgh on July 2, 1954 and is the son of the late Andrew and Betty Unger. Beloved husband of Donna; loving father of Kaila and Brett Unger; brother of Beth (the late Dennis) Kubit, Chris (Debbie) Unger and Neal Unger.

Drew was a member of the IBEW Local Union #5 for 40+ years and retired from the Pittsburgh Post Gazette where he worked as an electrician. He loved sports and spending time with his family. Drew was always happy and joking around.

Friends are welcome on Tuesday, March 2nd from 4-7 pm at Pittsburgh Cremation & Funeral Care, 5405 Steubenville Pike, Robinson Township, PA 15136. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday at 10 am at Archangel Gabriel Parish, Holy Trinity Church, 5718 Steubenville Pike, McKees Rocks, PA 15136. Guest please meet at church on Wednesday.

Memorial contributions in Drew’s name may be made to the American Heart Association at www2.heart.org. Please view and sign the family’s online guestbook at www.PittsburghCremation.com.

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25 Comments

Linda Crescini
  • Feb 27 2021
Donna, You and your family have my deepest sympathy.
Susan (Kocyan) Mehring
  • Feb 27 2021
My deepest sympathy to the Unger Family. Prayers to all of you!
Eli Zorich
  • Feb 27 2021
worked with Drew for 37 years always kept his sense of humor no matter how tedious the job. He will be missed by all his coworkers at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Rest in Peace Drew
Len Collins
  • Feb 27 2021
I'm shocked and saddened beyond words to hear of Drew's passing. I worked side by side with Drew for years at the Post Gazette and I enjoyed every minute of it. You couldn't help but enjoy his company and sense of humor. Our hearts go out to you Donna, your daughter and son. Len Collins
Eileen Miller
  • Feb 27 2021
My prayers for Drews family. I graduated from Holy Innocents with him. He was always friendly and a fun guy to be around, especially at our class reunions. He will be missed. May he rest in peace in the loving hands of God.
Jackie Matovich
  • Feb 27 2021
Sorry to hear of Drew's passing. He was always such a nice guy.
Jim McElroy
  • Feb 28 2021
Donna, Kaila and Brett, I can't tell you how sorry and shocked I am to hear of Drew's passing. We had many good times going on vacations when we were kids. Drew was always fun to be around and was good guy to have as a friend (or cousin) Please accept my deepest condolences and sympathies and know that you are in our thoughts and prayers.
Mark Gracy
  • Feb 28 2021
Drew was my confirmation sponsor, I looked up to him as a kid, he had a kind soul... so sorry for your loss, he will be missed.
John
  • Feb 28 2021
Drew was a great guy to the kids growing up in Sheraden. He coached me in basketball on different teams. Drew will be missed. My condolences to his family.
Bill Kerrigan
  • Feb 28 2021
Drew was one of the best troubleshooting electricians I ever worked with, and though work took priority (usually), we had a lot of fun at the PG. He was so proud of his family and talked about Donna and the children often. You all have deepest sympathy and prayers from the Kerrigan family.
Amy Brsnnan
  • Feb 28 2021
My sympathy to you and you family,Donna.Prayers at this most difficult time.
Pam Pallotti Bruschi
  • Feb 28 2021
My sincerest condolences to you and your family.
Joe Rebel
  • Feb 28 2021
Chris and Neil so sorry to hear about Drew he was our coach at HI. Great coach new the game, great person from a great family. RIP my brother.
Debbie Dunn
  • Feb 28 2021
Donna and family. So sorry for your loss. You have my deepest sympathy ????
Bud Patton
  • Feb 28 2021
So sorry Donna and family about Drew. What a fun and knowledgeable man. Working with Drew at the paper was great and we all bonded together. He loved his work and always was calm working with the production equipment. First thing Drew would do when he came to work: make a fresh pot of coffee,” Drew’s Brew” Praying for all. Bud Patton
Don Eckerle
  • Feb 28 2021
Great friend, Great father, Great Husband, Great Electrician, Great Coach, Great Sport enthusiast! Goods times were had in the Green Bronco! Thanks for the memories. Brother, you will be missed!
Bobbie Kruchkevich
  • Mar 1 2021
Drew was one of the nicest gentlemen I have ever met.I am so glad Donna and him found each they just fit together.They had 2 beautiful children.The angels will be watching over Donna and Kayla and Brett through this hard time.May God grant Drew eternal peace.I love all of you and am so sorry you are going through this.
Paula Ball
  • Mar 1 2021
Donna, Kaila & Brett you have our deepest sympathy. We've know your family for over 20 years and have had good laughs with all of you, Drew will be sadly be missed. Our prayers are with all of you.
Karen Marko
  • Mar 1 2021
Donna, Kaila, Brett I am so very sorry for your loss. I'm so sad to hear this. Drew was a great guy and will be greatly missed. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
Shauna Bigi
  • Mar 1 2021
Donna, I am so very sorry. Chris and I always enjoyed talking to Drew. And the girls too! He will be missed.
Jancosko Family
  • Mar 2 2021
Donna,Kaila and Brett. We are so sorry for your loss. What a good man and true friend. I will cherish the times that we shared coaching. Drew always could cheer you up and and look for the positive. So proud of his family. Rest in Peace Drew and I hope we meet and coach together again.
Chris Visgitis
  • Mar 2 2021
My condolences to the entire family. So many good memories that go so far back, a good friend and more importantly, simply a good guy.
Jim Healey
  • Mar 7 2021
I’m sorry for your loss. I ran into Drew many times at Danny’s in Sheraden. We talked a lot because I belonged to a trade union too, Millwrights LU 2235 now renamed 443.
Janine
  • Mar 9 2021
Donna and family, I am so sorry for your loss. I recently heard about Drew's passing. I am keeping you all in my prayers.
Sue lewis
  • Mar 22 2021
Donna and family, You have my deepest sympathy. I remember the great man he was. Love, Sue
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