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John James Contis
  • In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Society, Keystone Chapter.

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“To the entire Contis family, I am so sorry for your loss. The Contis' I remember well, as neighbour and babysitter; John's kindness and generosity...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: Jenifer Evans - London - neighbor

“I am so grateful to have been able to spend many wonderful times in the Contis house throughout my teen and college years. Chrissie has always been...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Lisa Veatch - OMAHA, NE

“To Michelle and Chuck, Our sympathies to you both and your family on the passing of John Contis. He sounded like a great person, and we know you...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Barb Gretz - Irwin, PA - Friend

“I am SO sorry for your loss. John was a good friend and wonderful neighbor on Bridgewater; one that Dad and I were always grateful for. Sending warm...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Dee Collins (Robison) - Westbrook, CT

“My first memory of Uncle John was at his wedding to my Aunt. I just thought they were the hippest couple. I had never seen anyone with such...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Vicky Sullivan - West Terre Haute, IN

“In the end it's not the years of your life that counts, it's the life in years that counts..Thinking of you all. ”
6 of 6 | Posted by: Amy Abitz - Stephenson, VA


Age 80, of Whitehall formerly of Mt. Lebanon, passed away on Sunday, March 13, 2022 peacefully at home surrounded by his family. He was born on August 29, 1941 and in Oakland, PA. Son of the late James and Anna Contis. Preceded in death by his sister, Diane Contis Limberiou (James). John is survived by his wife of 54 years to Sandra (Gonot) Contis. Loving father of Christine (Steve) Pintar, Jamie (Brad) Zonghetti, and Michelle (Chuck) Ackerman. Adoring Papou to Lexi, Nina, Nicholas, and Anna. Beloved uncle to George Limberiou and Kathy Limberiou Sechrist; also survived by many nieces and nephews. John graduated from Schenley HS and Duquesne University. He had a long career with Super Valu. He loved to travel with his wife,and was happiest when spending time with his family. He was proud of his Greek heritage and was a life long member of St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Cathedral. Family and friends welcome Wednesday, March 16, 2022 from 12-8 pm WILLIAM SLATER II FUNERAL SERVICE, (412-563-2800) 1650 Greentree Rd., Scott Twp., 15220 where a Trisagion Service will be held Wednesday, 7:45 pm. Additional visitation will be held on Thursday, March 17, 2022 from 10 am until time of service at 11 am in St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Cathedral, 419 S. Dithridge St., Pgh., PA 15213. Burial to follow in Homewood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Society, Keystone Chapter. www.slaterfuneral.com

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