Virginia M. (Garrity) Cobaugh

  • Died: November 7, 2020
  • Location: Mount Washington, Pennsylvania

WM. Slater & Sons, Inc.

301 Virginia Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15211

Tel. (412) 381-3345

Tribute & Message From The Family


On Saturday, November 7, 2020, Virginia Mae Garrity Cobaugh, age 92, of Mt. Washington. Beloved mother of Susan E. Cobaugh, Linda S. Dengler (Wayne), and Daniel J. Cobaugh (Nicolas Lagomarsino) of Washington, D.C. Adored grandmother of Sean P. Maxa (Elizabeth), Erin M. Dan (Adam), and Shannon E. Baldwin (Corey) of Georgetown, SC. Cherished G-G of Liam Dan, Braden Baldwin, Noah Dan, and Sydney and Ashton Maxa. Beloved godmother of Patricia A. Stotlemyer. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews. She will be missed deeply by her adorable Shih Tzu and constant companion, Oliver. Virginia was predeceased by parents, Robert W. Garrity and Dorothy E. (Sager) Garrity; and her sister, Dorothy E. Winchel (the late Walter F). Her children want to express their enormous gratitude to her caregivers from the Ladies of Charity, especially Ashandaia Lane, Rosaline Guiadem, and Donna Sobocinski, who made it possible for her to live her last year comfortably at home. They also want to thank the Pittsburgh Family Hospice healthcare team for ensuring her comfort in her final days. Visitation will be held on Friday, November 13, 2020, from 1-9 at WM. SLATER & SONS, INC. (412-381-3345), 301 Virginia Ave., Mount Washington 15211. A Mass of Christian Burial will occur at 10 a.m. on Saturday, November 14, 2020 at St. Mary of the Mount Church at 403 Grandview Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15211. A private interment will occur at Smithfield East End Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to Animal Friends, 562 Camp Horne, Pittsburgh, PA 15237, 412-847-7000. www.thinkingoutsidethecage.org/ Due to Covid-19 requirements, everyone must wear a mask and practice social distancing. www.slaterfuneral.com