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Richard C. Colarossi, Sr.

August 19, 1932 - November 09, 2020

Obituaries For Richard C. Colarossi, Sr.

Born September 20, 1934 to Anna and Cosimo Colarossi in Pittsburgh, PA. He departed this life on Monday, November 9, 2020 at his child's home in Fort Loudon, PA.

Richard lived most of his life as a resident of Brentwood/Baldwin. He was the beloved husband of Shirley J. Colarossi, of 66 years. He was a devoted father to his children, Richard J. (Susan), Ronald A. (Karen), Carol M. (John) and Steven S. (Christine). A loving Grandfather to Stephanie (Garrett), Alison (Robert), Jessica, Jennifer, Matthew (Kayla), Blythe (Eric), Chad (Amber), Kurt (Veronica), Brad (Haylee), Jason, Briana, Jacob, Emma and Great Grandfather to Natalie, Maddox, Lony, Gianna, Gavin, Levi, Trestyn, Talen, Ayden, Leah and Cosmo. Richard was a devoted member of Mt. Washington Baptist Church in Pittsburgh. He was employed and retired from the Port Authority of Allegheny County. He enjoyed watching Pittsburgh sports, drawing, painting and conducting the church choir. Friends will be received at the John F. Slater Funeral Home, Inc., 412-881-4100, 4201 Brownsville Road, Brentwood 15227 on Monday, November 16, 2020 from 11:00 a.m. until the time of his service of remembrance at 1:00 p.m. Interment will follow in Allegheny County Memorial Park. Due to the current public health crisis, masks and social distancing guidelines must be adhered to. Flowers may be sent to the funeral home.

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Dad, you are the best father anyone could ever hope for. I love you so much. Life will never be the same without you. You are with mum, the love of your life now. Luv you dad.
- Carol

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