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Laura Elizabeth Opatkiewicz Trunzo

  • On February 9, 2022

Laura Elizabeth Opatkiewicz Trunzo, age 89, of New Eagle, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on February 8, 2022.

Born on June 27, 1932, she was the daughter of the late Helen and Michael Opatkiewicz.

She was the loving mother of Linda (the late James) Kreuter of Columbus, Ohio, Charles (Karen) Trunzo of Eighty Four, Susan (Joseph) Gregorini of Canonsburg and Russell (Dawn) Trunzo of Eighty Four; grandmother of 7, Jennifer (Christopher) McKenna, Dr. James (Natasha) Kreuter, Stefanie (Matthew) Kuntz, Julie (Anthony) Zugec, Jaclyn (Jason White) Trunzo, Joseph (Megan Alicandro) Gregorini and Connor Trunzo; great grandmother of Kendall, Elijah and Caine; step grandmother of Michelle (Chris) Gorring and Shaun (Ann-Marie) Daugherty and 7 step great grandchildren; dear sister of John (Dorothy) Opat; also survived by many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles, daughter Brenda and siblings Caroline, Michael and Mary Ann.

Laura was an amazing seamstress. She was always baking and decorating cakes for everyone.  Laura enjoyed playing bingo.  Most of all she enjoyed spending time with family and friends.  She will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her.

All services will be private.

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Christa Wukovich
To the family and friends of Laura Trunzo, I have heard, on many occasions, what a special woman she was. Sending prayers for healing and comfort.
Carol Jean Trunzo Kacho
I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Aunt Laura really was a great baker and always made something special for the Trunzo picnics. I know she will be missed greatly by her family and friends. May your memories be ever present. M
Charlotte Munzek Perry
I remember Laura as a kind and beautiful woman. Her smile was so sincere it would light up a room. My deepest condolences to her family.
Bill and Lynda Gorring
To Chuck, Karen and the Trunzo family, you have our deepest condolences. I’ve only met her a few times but she was a sweet lady. My she Rest In Peace.