Beatrice 'Bea' Imbrogno of Elco died Thursday February 21, 2019 at Walnut Ridge Memory Care Greensburg. Born in Elco on October 5, 1939 a daughter of Charles 'Scotty' and Lillian V. Gabrik Brown. Bea was a graduate of California Teachers College, received her Masters in Education from WVU, received her certification for drug counseling from Pittsburgh University and also had attended Duquesne and Penn State Fayette Campus for several other courses. She was a school counselor for the the former Fallowfield Twp. grade school and for the Charleroi Area Middle School for many years. Bea was a member of the former St. Joseph RC Church Roscoe, had served on the Elco Borough Council and a member of the First Slovak Ladies Association. She enjoyed traveling and driving her 1974 Volkswagen Beetle.
Bea is survived by her husband John P. Imbrogno, her children Anne and Dan Taylor of Martinsburg, WV, William John Imbrogno and fiancee Jennifer of Port Richie, FL, Carrie Imbrogno O'Dell and husband Dennis of Albany, NY, a 'stepson' Edward and Mary Harris, grandchildren; Josh and Abby Taylor, Duncan O'Dell and Oliver and her close cousins Paul and Pam Lane. Visitation will be held on Sunday February 24, 2019 from 2-4pm and 6-8pm in the Melenyzer Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, Inc. 1008 Furlong Ave., Roscoe where a Blessing Service will be held on Monday February 25, 2019 at 10:30am with Rev. James Bump officiating. Entombment will follow at Mon Valley Memorial Park, Carroll Twp.