Margaret A. Pruss

  • Born: March 17, 1934
  • Died: December 4, 2016
  • Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Anthony G. Staab Funeral Home

900 Chartiers Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15220
Tel. (412) 921-1705

Tribute & Message From The Family

Age 82, of Elliott, born in Dormont on St. Patrick's Day 1934, went to the Lord on Sunday, December 4, 2016. Beloved daughter of the late Margaret and Albert Stitzenberg; beloved wife of the late Charles E. Pruss; loving mother of Charles (Kim), Thomas (Diane), Joseph (Liz), Jerome (Susan), William, Peggy (Craig) Tyler and Donald (Ingrid) Pruss; 21 grandchildren; ten great- grandchildren; and two great- great-grandchildren; sister of Don Stitzenberg and Barb Sexton; also survived by loving nieces and nephews. Peg was employed by the City of Pittsburgh Parks and Recreations Department at the West End and Herschel Playgrounds. She was one of the first female school bus drivers in the Pittsburgh area and later progressed to dispatcher and site manager at the Crafton Facility of Laidlaw Transit retiring in 1999. She loved reading, sewing, knitting, baking and visiting her children and grandchildren. Friends received 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. TUESDAY ONLY at ANTHONY G. STAAB FUNERAL HOME, INC., 900 Chartiers Ave., Pgh., PA 15220. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Philip Parish, Crafton on Wednesday at 12:30 p.m. Interment in St. Mary Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials made to the American Cancer Society, 320 Bilmar Dr., Pgh., PA 15205.