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Carolyn S. (Brecht) Friscarella

March 27, 1955 ~ October 11, 2018 (age 63)

Carolyn S. Friscarella, 63, of New Alexandria, formerly of Jeannette, died Thursday, October 11, 2018.  She was born March 27, 1955 in Jeannette, a daughter of the late Dale M. and Margaret S. Suchora Brecht.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her mother and father-in-law, Vincent and Michelina Friscarella and a brother-in-law, Nicholas Friscarella.  Prior to retirement she was a Team Leader at Target and she was also the owner and operator of Friscarella Tax Services.  Carolyn was blessed with a lot of friends.  She is survived by her husband, Vince "Jim" Friscarella of New Alexandria, three children, Michelle Richardson and her husband Jeffrey of Jeannette, James Friscarella and his wife Lauren of Ligonier, and Lisa Friscarella and Fred Jones of Jeannette, seven grandchildren who were the light of her life; Nyzaiah, Bailey, Delmetrius, Paige, Ethan, Andrew and Malaune, three siblings, Dale M. Brecht, Jr. and his wife Faye of Cranberry, Christopher Brecht of VA and Cathy Castillo and her husband Steven of HI, two sisters-in-law, Mary Brennan and her husband Tim and Diane Friscarella and Chuck Pedrow, all of Jeannette and numerous nieces and nephews.  Friends will be received Monday from 2:00 - 4:00 pm and 6:00 - 8:00 pm in the MASON-GELDER FUNERAL HOME, INC., 201 N. First St. Jeannette.  A funeral service will be held at  9:30 am Tuesday in the funeral home with Rev. John Smaligo officiating.  A celebration of Carol's life will be held at DeNunzio's Restaurant, Jeannette following the service.  Interment will be private.  To send on-line condolences, visit 

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