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Timothy S. Nesiti Sr.

April 7, 1931 ~ December 17, 2018 (age 87)
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Timothy S. Nesiti Sr., 87, of West Mifflin, died peacefully, Monday, December 17, 2018 in Southwestern Veterans Center, Pittsburgh. Born April 7, 1931, in West Mifflin, he was the son of the late Stephan and Mary Nesiti. Mr. Nesiti was a retired yard master for Zeigler Lumber Company, Duquesne, a retired cashier for Monzak's Auto Service,  a proud U.S. Army veteran of the Korean Conflict, and an avid bluegrass musician playing guitar and singing lead vocals in several bands. His signature song was "Rattlesnake and Daddy" that can be heard on the Dixie Traveler's album FREE WHEELING. In his retirement, he liked to fish and sit in his cabana with a rub of snuff monitoring the neighborhood listening to bluegrass music. He was the beloved husband of the late Geraldine (Castro) Nesiti, he is survived by three loving sons, Timothy S.  Jr. (Lynda), Dana (Mary Ann), and James J. Sr. (the late Deena) Nesiti; two grandsons, James J. Jr., and Nicholas Nesiti, and several nieces.  He was also preceded in death by a brother, Andrew and three sisters, Mary Langus, Anastasia Pucci, and Tatiana Topolyan.


Family and friends will be received from 1-4 P.M. on Saturday, December 22, 2018, in the William S. Skovranko Memorial Home, Inc., Richford and Commonwealth Ave., Duquesne. In Lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the Southwestern Veterans Center, 7060 Highland Drive, Pittsburgh, PA. 15206.

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Southwestern Veterans Center
7060 Highland Drive, Pittsburgh PA 15206
Tel: 1-412-665-6706

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