Dorothy M. (Sheppard) Fredo, 97, of Greensburg, died Monday, April 27, 2020 at the Weatherwood Manor. She was born March 05, 1923, in Newbridge, Wales, Great Britain, a daughter of the late James Bevin and Margaret Jane Walters Sheppard. Dorothy served in the Auxiliary Air Force branch of the Royal Air Force during WWII where she met and married her husband, Sam. After the war, she boarded the Queen Mary, in Feb 1946, and made her way to the US making their home in Greensburg. She was a member of the Blessed Sacrament Cathedral and the British Women's Lunch of Greensburg. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Samuel S. Fredo; four brothers, Brinly, Cyril, Gordon and Desmond Sheppard; and a sister, Rebecca Musto. She is survived by four children, Samuel J. Fredo of York, David Fredo (Kathy) of Goodyear, AZ; Carol Stewart (James) of Greensburg and Gary Fredo (Linda) of Aliquippa; nine grandchildren, James Fredo (Susan), Scott Fredo, Elizabeth Starkey, Brittany Sawyer, Dorothy Booth (Scott), Rachael Reimas (Bill), Ron Perry (Wendy Rager) and Matt and Brad Seger; nineteen great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. Due to the recent health crisis there will be no public viewing. Services will be private. As a show of support to the family during these difficult times, family and friends are welcome to come to the funeral home and stand outside their vehicles and go in procession to the cemetery. At the cemetery you must remain in your vehicles. Please be at the funeral home on Friday, May 1, 2020 by 11:45 a.m. to line up. A memorial event will be celebrated at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Alzheimer's Association, 1100 Liberty Ave., Suite E201, Pittsburgh PA 15222, Weatherwood Manor Benevolent Care Fund, 896 Weatherwood Lane, Greensburg PA 15601 or Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758516, Topeka, KS 66675. Dorothy’s family has entrusted her care to the Clement L. Pantalone Funeral Home, Inc., 409 W. Pittsburgh St., Greensburg, PA 15601 724-837-0020. To share your memories and photos or offer your condolences please visit us at www.pantalone.com Natale N. Pantalone, Supervisor.
To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Dorothy M. (Sheppard) Fredo, please visit our floral store.
1100 Liberty Ave., Suite E201, Pittsburgh PA 15222
Weatherwood Manor Benevolent Care Fund
896 Weatherwood Lane, Greensburg PA 15601
Wounded Warrior Project
P.O. Box 758516, Topeka KS 66675-8516