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“My deepest sympathy to your family. My husband John and I truly admired Rich and His dedication to his clients in the Elizabeth Forward School...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Elaine Cray - Elizabeth, PA

“Dear Patty and Family, Words can't express our sorrow. We don't know anyone that did not like and respect Rich. He was a gentleman through and...Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: Chris & Paula Fiedler - PA

“We'll miss you Rich. You touched a lot of people, most of all, Patty. I'm so glad I was able to put you two together, even though for such a short...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Wayne Russo - Pitttsburgh, PA

“Our deepest sympathy to you, Patty, Ashley and family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.(former neighbors on Carmel Drive) ”
4 of 14 | Posted by: Tom & Sue Whyard - FL

“My thoughts and prayers go out to the Churilla family during this difficult time. Please take comfort in knowing that others are thinking of you. God...Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: Mark Hedlund - Erie, PA

“Aunt Patty,We are deeply saddened by the loss of your husband Rich. He was a great person and treated us with dignity and respect. He will be truly...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“Rich was a true gentleman and I have very fond memories of my conversations with him over the years. We will miss him greatly at Kades-Margolis, My...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: Linda Smith - West Chester, PA

“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. ”
8 of 14 | Posted by: Carol - --past STCC member

“Patty and Family,Please accept our deepest sympathies. Rich was a great man and role model. He will truly be missed. We will cherish the great times...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Dan Hilbert - Upper St. Clair, PA

“Dear Family and Friends, Our deepest sympathy goes out to you. We have known Rich for years through Steel Town Corvette Club and spent many fun,...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Carol and Bob Churchill - NV

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort. ”
11 of 14 | Posted by: Dennis &Darlene Davis - Dormont, PA

“Thoughts, prayers and condolences to Patty and family. Rich will surely be missed. ”
12 of 14 | Posted by: Joe Fossati

“I am very sorry for your loss, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. ”
13 of 14 | Posted by: Kathy Rhody - PA - Coworker

“Our thoughts and prayers go out to Rich's family. Peace to all. ”
14 of 14 | Posted by: Rich Locher - McDonald, PA


Passed away on Monday, May 15, 2017. Beloved husband of Patricia (Mirabelli) Churilla; loving father of Ashley (Gregory) James; son of Mary B. Churilla and the late Stephen A. Churilla; also survived by his sister, Christine (Rob) Girts; and his nephew, Michael Girts. He was a 1974 graduate of Duquesne University and a 1976 graduate of the University of Pittsburgh. Rich was a lifetime member of Steel Town Corvette Club where he also served as the treasurer of the club for many years. Rich loved his corvettes, and he and Patty enjoyed attending the clubs functions and traveling with the club. Rich and Patty also enjoyed their trips to the ocean. Especially their trips to Bonita Beach. He will be greatly missed by those whose lives he has touched. Steel Town Club members please bring your cars, weather permitting.