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Joanne K. Maravich

October 14, 1934 - September 16, 2023


Obituary For Joanne K. Maravich

Maravich, Joanne K. (Covi), age 88, of Whitehall, on Saturday, September 16, 2023. Beloved wife of the late George "Punk" Maravich; mother of Darlene (Guy) Defebo, David (Donna), Daniel "Lep", Debra and Dana Maravich; Jamma of Vincent and Dustin Defebo and Michael, Brandon and Leah Maravich; great-Jamma of Thomas Allen, Athena Jean and Joanna Rose Defebo. Friends will be received at the John F. Slater Funeral Home, Inc., 412-881-4100, 4201 Brownsville Road, Brentwood 15227 on Tuesday, September 19, 2023 from 4-8 p.m. A Pomen will be held at 7:00. Visitation will continue Wednesday, September 20 from 10 a.m. until the time of Funeral Service at 11 a.m. in Holy Trinity Serbian Orthodox Cathedral, 450 Maxwell Drive, Pittsburgh 15236. Services will be conducted by the Very Rev. Stevan Rocknage, Episcopal Dean of the Pittsburgh Deanery. If desired, the family suggests contributions to Holy Trinity, Raise the Roof, 450 Maxwell Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15236 or Best Buddies Pittsburgh, 6425 Living Place #200, Pittsburgh, PA 15206.

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  • September 22, 2023

    I was so very sad to hear that my friend Joanne has passed away. My condolences to all of her wonderful children. I remember our days when you all lived on South 25th Street and the fun we had. I Loved your Mom. Memory Eternal

  • September 20, 2023

    Darlene, David, Daniel, Debra, & Dana...So sorry to hear of your mom's passing. She was such a nice lady, always so friendly & welcoming. Know that the memories you have of her will see you through this difficult time.

  • September 19, 2023

    My deepest sympathy and love to the Maravich Family. Joanne was a kind, sweet, beautiful soul. I will always remember this wonderful lady. May her memory be eternal! Patti Vignovich Bush

  • September 18, 2023

    My sincere thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. It is always difficult to lose a mother, but I hope you have many memories that will last forever. Our loved ones are never far away from our hearts. Rose Hoffmann

  • September 17, 2023

    My sincerest condolences to the entire family. I know how tough it is to lose your mom and Baba but you were gifted with her love and presence for a long time. May Her Memory Always Be A Blessing to all of her loved ones. Vjecnaja Pamjat! Martha Ostoich Teshich