Rebecca A. Kapusta 1948-2018

HERMITAGE, Pa. — Rebecca Ann “Becky” Kapusta, 70, of Hermitage, passed away after a very brief illness on Sunday, Dec. 2, 2018, in UPMC Shadyside hospital.

Becky was born May 19, 1948, in Sharon, Pa., a daughter to John and Audrey Gilliland Raiti.

She was a Sharpsville High School class of 1966 graduate and worked at various jobs throughout the Shenango Valley and in Cleveland.

Becky and Robert Kapusta were married on May 10, 1981, and he survives at home.

She was a member of St. John’s Orthodox Church and she also enjoyed gardening and crafts.

Becky was a very loving and giving person to her family and her dogs.

Besides her husband, she is survived by a stepson, Shane (Cindy) Kapusta of Sarasota, Fla.; four sisters, Helen Papsun of Conneaut Lake, Pa., Marge Raiti of Charlotte, N.C., Betty (Stephen) Zombar of Warren and Joanne Raiti of Cortland; a grandchild, Devon Kapusta; and several loving nieces and nephews.

Becky was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Thomas Raiti.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 7, 2018, at St. John’s Orthodox Church, 3180 Morefield Road, Hermitage, Pa. 16148 with the Rev. David Mastroberte officiating. Friends may call 10 a.m. until the time of service Friday at the church. Burial will be in St. John’s Cemetery.

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