Richard H. Roney

Richard H. Roney died Tuesday, December 7, 2010 in Select Specialty Hospital, McKeesport.  Born in McKeesport, May 6, 1942, age 68.  Of McKeesport, he was a retired furniture maker and taxicab driver.  He proudly served his country as a Sergeant in the U.S. Marine Corps.


Son of the late Percy F. and Elizabeth Copper Roney, he is survived by his wife, Alexis Kovtun Roney; daughter, Twila Roney Smith of McKeesport, 3 sons, Nick Katsouros of Tennessee, Stephen Katsouros of South Carolina, and Philip Katsouros of Maryland;  also by 5 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by his son, Eugene Charles Roney.


A private viewing and service will take place in the Hunter Funeral Home, Inc., 1600 Coursin Street, McKeesport, PA  15132 with the Rev. Glen Irvin officiating.