Kathleen Trangle, age 61 of Elizabeth, Pennsylvania died on January 13, 2022, surrounded with love by her family. She was born June 25, 1960, in McKeesport, Pennsylvania and was one of five children. She grew up in Elizabeth, Pennsylvania and graduated from Elizabeth Forward High School in 1978. Kathleen then went on to attend college at Pennsylvania State and minored in Business Management.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Rose Vezzani and her brother, John Vezzani. She is survived by her husband, Anthony Trangle, four children, Michael (Jennifer) Rea of Jefferson Hills, Jason (LeeAnn) Rea of Indiana, Brandon Trangle, and Joshua Trangle of Elizabeth; two grandchildren, Madison Rea and Eli Rea, as well as her siblings, Barbara (Bob) Gahagan, Robert (Kim) Vezzani, and Timothy (Toni) Vezzani and several nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Throughout her life, she worked at several agencies focusing on the area of Bookkeeping and Business. She cherished spending time with her family, most importantly her sons and grandchildren. Her favorite memories include those involving spending time with her grandchildren, whether it was babysitting, attending games, activities, celebrating holidays, or other events. She thoroughly enjoyed vacationing at the beach with her family and friends and skating. Kathleen was a member of The New Life Tabernacle Church in New Stanton, Pennsylvania, where she was actively involved and attended.
The family wishes to extend their gratitude to the hard working doctors, nurses, and staff at Jefferson Hospital who took care of her with the utmost compassion and dedication.
Due to the current COVID climate, Kathy’s family and close friends are holding a private visitation and funeral service from 1 – 3 PM on Sunday, January 16, 2022 in the Stephen D. Slater Funeral Home 1701 Route 51 Jefferson Hills, Pennsylvania 15025 (412-384-0350) www.stephenslater.com.