John A. DiSilvestri

John A. DiSilvestri, age 81, of Uniontown, PA passed away Saturday, June 1, 2024 at his home surrounded by his loving family.  He was born March 12, 1943 in Washington, DC son of the late Ettere DiSilvestri and Lockretta Petracca DiSilvestri.  In addition to his parents, his was preceded in death by his brother, Edward DiSilvestri.


John was a 1961 graduate of John Carroll High School.  He was a member of St. Therese de Lisieux Roman Catholic Church where he served as an usher.  He worked as a pipefitter for 43 years with Steam Fitter’s Local 602.


Left to cherish John’s memory are his wife of 29 years, Shirley Ramsey DiSilvestri; daughters, Tina DiSilvestri (Robert), Rose McKnight, Ruth Cormier and Shirley Rucker (Joey); fourteen grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren.


Arrangements have been entrusted to the ANDREW D. FERGUSON FUNERAL HOME, 80 Morgantown St., Uniontown, PA where family and friends will be received on Thursday, June 6th from 2 until 4 p.m. and 6 until 8 p.m.  Visitation will continue in the funeral home on Friday from 10:30 until 11:30 a.m. followed by Prayers of Transfer at 11:30 a.m. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial celebrating John’s life at St. Therese de Lisieux Roman Catholic Church at 12:00 p.m.  Interment will follow in Oak Lawn Cemetery.


The family suggests donations to Fayette Friends of Animals, P. O. Box 1282, Uniontown, PA 15401.


A Parish Vigil Prayer Service will be held on Thursday at 3:30 PM


Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at and on the funeral home Facebook page.


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