The McKeesport Regional History & Heritage Center is a non-profit, tax-exempt organization

 Memorial & Honor Gifts


Donations can be made in honor of an individual to mark a special occasion, such as a birthday or anniversary, or as a memorial remembrance.  All donations are tax-deductible, and we will also send a card to your honoree, or the family, letting them know that a donation was made in their name.  

 General Gifts


McKeesport was built by generous, hard-working, blue-collar folks just like you! Your support of any amount helps preserve the history of such a strong region. 

Suggested  Levels:

$1-$99                     Cobalt Supporter

$100-$249               Iron Supporter

$250-$499               Steel Supporter

$500-$999               Silver Supporter

$1,000-$4,999         Gold Supporter

$5,000 +                   Platinum Supporter

Thank you to our generous 2019-2020 donors


Edwin R. Crawford Foundation

The McKeesport Community Fund  of The Pittsburgh Foundation 

G. C. Murphy Foundation

Peters Foundation

Wivagg Foundation

2019 Cemetery Tour

Carriage Inn

The Dance Company for the Performing Arts

Frazier Contracting & Plumbing

Gilbert Funeral Home and Crematory

Robert Hauser

Howell Craft, Inc.

Gladys Hunt-Mason

Charles Jennings

Duane Junker of the

      McKeesport & Versailles Cemetery

Mr. & Mrs. Irv Latterman

      Sunray Electric Co.

Laurel Print & Graphics

Izzy & Josiah Livingston

Dr. & Mrs. Ray Lozano

William K. & Rosemary Luptak

McKeesport Hospital Foundation

McKeesport Mayor Mike Cherepko

Mr. & Mrs. Robert Messner

PurePenn LLC

Fred & Judy Sheridan

Smallies on the Yough

Sharon & Keith Soles

Jonathan & Jennifer Stark

      the People’s Building

Striffler Family Funeral Homes

Tube City

Thomas Wells

Noretta Willig

Ziebart of McKeesport


 Gold Supporter: $1,000-$4,999

Maurice & Mary Fey

Arthur N. Rupp Foundation

Ron Sandmeyer

Ellen Show



 Iron Supporter: $100-$249

10th Ward Veterans Memorial Committee            

Keith Ackerman

Robert & Lee Ann Ahlin

John Barna Jr.

Robert & Janet Baum

Matilda Benson

Joan Bicsey

Senator Jim & Linda Brewster

Bob & Ruth Brown

Gene & Sally Buchleitner

Pat Campbell

Laurie Carroll

Joseph Crossen

Ada Davis

William Dietz

Joanne Dimattia in Memory

   of Jeff Wilds

Patricia Eisenbeiss in Memory

   of Pat Harris

H. Robert Fairbaugh

Claudia Geary

Paula Greenwald

Robert & Bev Harrington

Robert Hauser in Memory

   of Pat Harris

Robert Hauser

    in Memory of Dr. Elizabeth Jones

Robert Hauser in Memory

   of Eugenia Drago

Joe & Joanne Hoffman

James & Roxanne Humanic

Eileen Jamison

Laura Jenkins

Rhoda Jones

Jim Klisanin

Robert & Janet Kulis

Frank & Gail Kwolek

Ron & Lynn Lamb

Mr. & Mrs. Irv Latterman

James Lomeo

Marianne MacBeth

Stephen Malone

John Mazur

Silver Supporter: $500-$999

Matilda Benson in Memory of

     Major Ralph Benson

Marylou Biddlestone     in Memory of Janet Biddlestone Weber

Lisa & Ron Brill

Robert Hauser

William Hunter

Robert Messner

Barbara Shaw

Francis Show in Memory of Pat Harris

Francis Show  in Memory of

   Reed Anderson

  Steel Supporter: $250-$499

Monica Barnes

Brigid Edmonds

Home Gardeners Guild

Virginia Miller

Irene Shlapak in Memory of

   John Shlapak

Meylou Zanich

Eleanor McAvoy

Raymond Myers in Memory

   of Nila Myers & Carol Shaw

Margaret Nasta

Jeffrey & Diane Nesmeyer

Patricia Palmer

Heather Peck

Leslie & Sally Petras

Jay & Terri Porter

Dale Robinson

Ron Sandmeyer in Memory

   of Pat Harris

Michael Scappetura

Alice Shull

Jerry Smeltzer

William Snyder in Honor of

    Marianne MacBeth

Edward Spyra

Margaret Steere

Sue Striffler

Ann Stromberg

Charles & Marsha Thompson

Gail Ullinger

UPMC McKeesport Hospital in 

   Memory of James E. Englert

Celia Whitehead

    in Memory of Reid Keith Anderson

Celia Whitehead

    in Memory of Katherine “Kitty” Clay

Kathleen Winger

Joanne Yablonsky

 Cobalt Supporter: $1-$99

R. Kent Reid & Debra Allen-Reid

Donna Anton

Mary Archey

Patricia Begandy in Memory

   of Reed Anderson

Patricia Begandy in Memory

    of Pat Harris

Patricia Begandy in Memory

   of Dr. Elizabeth Jones

Anne Bell

Charles Belliotti in Memory

   of James E. Englert

Kathleen Blumenschine

Brian Bostak

Tom Briggs

Joyce-Tiffany Briggs in Memory

   of James E. Englert

Susan Carper in Memory

   of James E. Englert

Cynthia Carson

Audrey Carter

Andrea Cartwright

Donald & Barbara Chontos

Nancy Cochrane

Leslie Cole

Lucile Conrad

Shirley Cracolice

Fred Craddock

Marilyn Cramer in Memory

   of Pat Harris

Joseph Crossen in Memory

   of Dolores Crossen

Joseph Crossen in Honor

   of Jack Crossen

Barbara Cush in Honor

   of Mathida Benson

Barbara Cush in Honor

   of Donna & John Konik

Barbara Cush in Honor

   of Kathryn Seitz

James & Alberta Danielson

Eric & Tina Davis in Honor

   of Teresa Trich

Robert Dias

Armarsd DiCristofaro

Rachel Duffy

Nancy Dunlay

Norma Dunlay

Marlyn Easterly

James Englert

Becky Eynon

    in Memory of Dr. Elizabeth Jones

Adrian Fenton

Maurice & Mary Fey in Memory

   of Pat Harris

Maureen Filotei

Robert & Carol Frazier

Robert Freeman

Sally Gooch in Memory
   of  Arlene Burgman

John Gorman

Terrry & Kathy Graham

Betsy Guardasoni

H&R Block

Alice Hajduk

Robert & Ardith Hamilton

Christine Hamilton in Memory

   of Pat Harris

William Harter

David & Jo Ann Hartos

Mary G. Haughey

Nancy Haughey

Nancy Haughey in Memory

   of James E. Englert

Spencer & Joanruth Hirshman

    in Memory of Pat Harris

Dorothy Ikach in Memory

   of Pat Harris

Donna Isbir

David Jacobs

Philip & Mary Johnson

Kristi Jude

Duane Junker

Gerry Jurann

Amanda Keys

Patricia Kleman in Memory

   of Pat Harris

David Knoepfle

Matthew Krejdovsky

Dorothy Kyslinger

Jane Lamberty

Mary Lang

Dr. Maryann Lauffer

      in Honor of Nancy Colflesh

Victoria Lawrence in Memory

   of Pat Harris

Victoria & Tom Lawrence In Memory

    of Frank J. Krien

Carolyn Leitzell

Eileen Lenart

Patricia Lozano in Memory

   of Pat Harris

Nora Luehm

Marianne MacBeth

   in Memory of Pat Harris

Marianne MacBeth

    in Memory of  Dr. Elizabeth Jones

Joyce MacGregor in Memory

   of Pat Harris

Marnie Marlowe

Carol McClure

Carol McClure in Memory

   of James E. Englert

LaVerne McConnell

Maryellen Merella

Grace Merta in Memory

   of Roberta Sago

Gerald Meskanick

Antonia Michel

Donald Moritz

Cheryl Morris

Stella Neuschwander

   in Memory of Pat Harris

Jean Nevius

Bill & Marilyn Nizinski

Michael & MaryAnne Obranovich

Diana O’Donnell in Memory

   of Martin Borkowski

Diana O’Donnell in Memory of

    Gloria Brugnoli

Diana O’Donnell 

    in Memory of Irene Polakovic

Diana O’Donnell 

    in Memory of  Sandy H. Morgan

Belinda O’Keson

Julius & Mary Panico

Paula Patriarco in Memory

   of Gina Kucsmas

Richard & Linda Pearce

      in Memory of Pat Harris

Dan & Dolores Piesik

Melanie Plaikner in Honor

   of Teresa Trich

Robert & Catherine Pratt

    in Memory of Pat Harris

Nancy Price

Paula Puskaric

Bonny Radwick

John & Dorothy Ratesic

Robert Reed

E. Dolores Reichman

Ron Sandmeyer in Memory

of Pat Harris

Dr. Paul Scarlata

Andrew Schmidt in Honor

   of Teresa Trich

Frank Sedlmayer

Kathryn Seitz

James Shaffer II

Ellen Show in Memory

   of Eugenia Drago

Amy Sinot

Jill Sivak

Janice Skraly

Sharon & Keith Soles

Jennifer Sopko

Kathleen Stachel

Bonnie Stern in Memory of Pat Harris

Ruth Stevenson in Memory

   of Pat Harris

Sandra Stewart

Jeff Stitt

Ronald Suckfiel

Dolores Sullivan

Edith Sunstein

Laurence Sykes

Jonathan & Robyn Tedesco

      in Memory of Dr. Elizabeth Jones

Laura Tomko

Dean Trew in Honor of Teresa Trich

Teresa Trich

Donna Venturini

Jen Vertullo

Gail Waite in Memory of Pat Harris

Della Wall in Memory

   of James E. Englert

Robert Warren

Joanne Welch in Honor

   of Evette Wivagg

Joanne Welch in Memory of Pat Harris

James & Linda Wetzler

    in Memory of Carolyn Milburn

James & Linda Wetzler

    in Memory of Donald J. Wetzler

Kaye Whirl in Memory

   of Kristine Proctor

Evette Wivagg in Memory

   of Pat Harris

Philip Wyne

Sam Zolten

Donors as of 6.26.2020 We have made every attempt to keep accurate records, please contact us at 412-678-1832 if you notice an error.