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Reland M. Tatomir

January 16, 1939 - August 17, 2021

Obituary For Reland M. Tatomir

Age 82, peacefully passed away on Tuesday, August 17, 2021, of Bethel Park.

Beloved wife of 60 years to Sam Tatomir; loving mother of Daniel (Shannon) Tatomir and Jennifer (Luca) Passarelli; proud Gram of Liam, Aidan and Maura Tatomir and Emmaline and Sam Passarelli; sister of the late Lawrence Hamilton; sister-in-law of Jack and Dorothy "Dot" Baldauf. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Reland was a longtime preschool teacher at Bethel Presbyterian Preschool. She enjoyed nature, quilting, gardening and most of all being with her family. She will be sadly missed by all who knew her. There will be no visitation. Services will be held privately. Arrangements handled by the John F. Slater Funeral Home, Inc., 412-881-4100, 4201 Brownsville Road, Brentwood 15227. If desired, family suggests contributions to the Western PA Conservancy.

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Dear Mr. Sam Tatomir & Family, My deepest sympathies and sincere heartfelt prayers go out to you and Mrs. Tatomir at this time of loss. My memories of you and your family remain dear to me.
- Kurt Valenta
Dear Tatomir Family, I am so sorry to hear about Reland. She was so amazing. Reland taught both of my sons in preschool and when I would see her years later she always remembered the boys names and asked about each individually. We also shared the quilting bug, so after we got caught up on the boys' lives, we always had to discuss our latest quilting projects. Reland was such fun, so caring and kind. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Sue Kampert
- Susan Kampert
We are so sorry for your loss. Reland was a wonderful person. Please know we're thinking of you all. Carrie, Kate, Jane, and James
- Carrie Havas
Sending so much love to you all. When we think of Reland we always picture her beautiful smile and infectious laughter. She was a rare soul who had the ability to make everyone she met, feel comfortable and welcome. The world is a better place for having her in it. She is greatly missed! ♥️ — Troy, Tara, and Spencer McKay
- Troy, Tara, and Spencer McKay
Mrs. Tatomir was such a kind lady. We loved seeing her at BPPS. We wish her family many many special blessings and memories. ❤️
- Melinda B.
Dan, My deepest condolences and sympathy to you and your family on the loss of your mother. Reading through previous condolences it is easy to see your mother was quite a loving wife and mother. You and your family will be in my thoughts and prayers in the days ahead.
- Missy Murray - OneAmerica
Sam, Our deepest sympathies and condolences to you and your family for your loss. May Reland rest in everlasting. peace. Nick & Carol Vitale
- Nick Vitale
I'll miss Reiland. She brought happiness to all her family and grandkids. She never missed being there every minute when she was needed for her family. I miss her at the McKay's house on Christmas Eve. She made it fun always whenever it mattered. I also miss seeing her here and running into her sometimes at the store. She will be truly missed!
- Courtney Holliday
Dear Tatomir Family, I'm so sorry of such a sweet person. Her presence made us all feel happy. I remember she loved and adored her family and grandkids very much. She made sure to be there to all Christmas Eve parties at the McKay's house. I enjoyed seeing her and running into her here and there always sharing kind words. She's a great person and will be missed. Courtney Holliday
- Courtney Holliday
Sam and family, Sending my sincerest condolences on the loss of Reland. May God Bless Her. Prayers to your family for healing. my sympathies, Elisa Doyle (an old USS friend)
- Elisa Doyle
Sam, Please accept our sincerest and heartfelt sympathy and condolences in these difficult days for you and your family. Dick & Dottie Robinson
- Richard Robinson
Reland was a kind and loving wife and mother who was devoted to her family. She will be greatly missed.
- Craig Mckay
Dear Tatomir Family , I'm so sorry for the loss of such a bright soul... her light will never be dim even in death When I used to clean Dan and Shannon's house once a week ,.. Reland happened to be over ... she was hanging out ...waiting for the kids to call for early dismissal pick up .. I went on my merry way and kept on cleaning .. when I went down stairs ... I noticed the couch pillows were arranged nicely and blankets folded ... Reland said " she felt bad that she was sitting around while I was cleaning so she thought to help" Thank you Reland for that thoughtful gesture ! You will forever be missed ❤️ Love, Heather McKay
- Heather mcKay

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