- On July 29, 2020
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Matthew J. Gasvoda, 60 of Cecil, passed away on Tuesday, July 28, 2020 after a brief illness. He was born October 12, 1959 in Canonsburg, a son of the late Louis and Sandra Gasvoda. He was grandson of the late Louis and Anna Gasvoda and the late Pearl (Babe) Hervol and Earl Layton. His Godparents were the late Ron and Joan Graziotto.
Matt had spent the last 30 years living in Florida and had recently moved back home to Pennsylvania to be near his sisters. Matt was kind, generous, and thoughtful. He loved his family and considered everyone a friend. He spent many years dealing in antiques and could transform any old piece of furniture into something beautiful, relevant and useful.
He is survived by his sisters Jackie Gasvoda, Joni (Bob) Burskey, and Jane Iams. Also surviving are a niece Amber Iams and a nephew Donald Iams. He was preceded in death by his brother, Louie Gasvoda who died July 17, 2019, also at the age of 60.
Family and friends are welcome on Sunday, August 2, 2020 from 12 PM – 6 PM at Pittsburgh Cremation and Funeral Care, 3287 Washington Road, McMurray, PA 15317, (724) 260-5546. A Catholic blessing service will be celebrated at the funeral home on Monday, August 3, 2020 at 11 AM for immediate family only. Internment will follow at Saint Mary’s Cemetery in Cecil.
Memorial donations may be made to the family.
Please view and sign the family’s online guestbook at pittsburghcremation.com.