Richard G. McKita 76 of Charleroi, died Friday June 14, 2019 at his home. Born in Charleroi on February 10, 1943, a son of the late Richard J. and Ann Nantus McKita. Richard was retired from West Penn Power where is worked as a lineman. He was a member of the Italian Club Charleroi and enjoyed watching and spending time with his grandchildren. Richard also enjoyed watching sports especially the Pittsburgh pro teams.
He is survived by his wife Gay Lynne Edwards McKita, 3 sons; Richard M. McKita of Charleroi, Gregg (Mishelle) McKita of Speers and Jason McKita of Luzerne, PA, 4 grandchildren Richard J., Dominic, Kelsey and Chase McKita, and a sister Patricia Sanino of IN. He is preceded in death by a sister Debbie Kurtis.
Visitation will be held on Sunday June 16, 2019 from 5pm-8pm in the Melenyzer Funeral Homes & Cremation Services Inc. 825 Fallowfield Ave., Charleroi where funeral services will be held on Monday June 17, 2019 at 11:00am with Rev. Rick Bowser presiding. Interment will follow at Howe Cemetery Long Branch. In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorials be made to the Charleroi Youth Baseball League.