Rocco Muffi

  • Died: March 6, 2022
  • Location: Green Tree, Pennsylvania

William Slater II Funeral Service

1650 Greentree Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15220

Tel. (412) 563-2800

Tribute & Message From The Family


Age 76, of Green Tree, formerly of Oakland, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family, on Sunday, March 6, 2022. Beloved husband of his college sweetheart, Marie Therese "Terry" DelGrecco since 1972. Loving father of Tina (Corey) Rosensteel, Anthony (Nicole) Muffi, Nick (Erin) Muffi, and Carla (Aaron) D'Augustine. Adoring grandfather "Nonno" of Corbin and Eli Rosensteel, Leo and Ivy Muffi, Nicholas Rocco and Maddie Muffi, Gianna and Dominic Rocco D'Augustine and Brendon McClearn. Adoring brother of the late Anna Muffi, the late Maria (late Vincenzo) Masci, the late Frances (Chester) Colucci, the late Giuseppi (Anna) Muffi, Angela (late Tommaso) Bucco, Lidia (the late Vincenzo) Acierno, the late Elizabeth (late Edwin) Amrhein, Teresa (Norman) Talkowski, and 70+ nieces and nephews who will miss him dearly. Born November 24, 1945 in Abruzzi, Italy, Rocco came to the United States in 1957. He graduated from Schenley High School in 1964 and Duquesne University in 1968 with a degree in Business and Modern Languages. He proudly served 2 years on active duty in the U.S. Army in Fort Gordon, GA, Fort Lee, VA, and one year in Vietnam as a Captain and Commanding Officer of Charley Company and Headquarters Company of the 459th Signal Corps Battalion without a single casualty due to good luck and lots of blessings from above and surrounded by prayers from his family. Rocco spent 25 years in the petroleum industry with Arco and Sunoco as territory manager and later as credit manager. In 1995 he changed careers and became an insurance agent and stock broker for the next 20 years. He loved his family, life and gardening. He was a member of the Green Tree American Legion Post 823. Rocco served as a Lector at St. Margaret of Scotland Church in Green Tree for 22 years. He was also a volunteer at the Greentree Farmers Market for several years. Rocco was an Emeritus Brother of Alpha Phi Delta for 50+ years, which was the Italian Fraternity at Duquesne University. Friends welcome 6-8 TUESDAY and 2-4, 6-8pm WEDNESDAY, WILLIAM SLATER II FUNERAL SERVICE (412-563-2800) 1650 Greentree Rd, Scott Twp 15220. Mass of Christian Burial 11:30a.m. THURSDAY, St. Margaret of Scotland Church (St. Raphael the Archangel Parish). Burial to follow in the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies, Bridgeville. In lieu of flowers donations requested to the Alpha Phi Delta Foundation-Rocco Muffi Scholarship Fund at
https://www.paypal.com/donate/?hosted_button_id=VA84KSYYL7X98

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