Stephen R. Long, 77, of Latrobe, died Friday, November 20, 2020. He was born October 05, 1943, in Crabtree, a son of the late Stephen T. and Dorothy D. Uhrin Long. Steve was an active and faithful member of the St. Bartholomew Church where he served as a Eucharist Minister and had served on both the Parish Finance and Festival Committees. He was also a lifetime member and former chief of the Crabtree Volunteer Fire Department and a member of the Keystone Rod and Gun Club and the Greek Club of Loyalhanna. He and his wife, Theresa established Long's Catering in 1986, now a second-generation business in Crabtree, where he enjoyed helping out after his retirement from Newcomer Products where he was a machinist. Steve loved the sport of golf and belonged to the Crabtree Golf League where he served as treasurer. He also enjoyed hunting and going to the casino with his wife. Since the age of thirteen, he has been with the love of his life and wife, Theresa M. Pezzoli Long, with whom he has been married for 57 years. He is also survived by his four children, Jeffrey Long (Randy Rhoads) of Crabtree, Denise Bulebosh (Michael) of Latrobe, David Long of Bossier City, LA and Michele Myers (Charley) of Latrobe; seven grandchildren, Michael Bulebosh (Jessica), Ryan Long (Maranda), Stephen Bulebosh (Haley), Kristen Weltz (Matthew), Brandon Myers (Alexis), Dillon Long (Haley) and Stepheny Myers (fiancee, Greg Faust); five great grandchildren, Avery Long, Lana Weltz, Gabriella Bulebosh, Dillon Drake Long and Colt Bulebosh who is expected in January 2021; five siblings, Thomas Long (Mitzi) of Latrobe, Dennis Long (Beverly), Diane Trumpower (Denver), all of Hagerstown, MD, Norman Long of Green Castle and Linda Seifarth (Ricky) of Hagerstown; sister-in-law, Tina Siko (Joseph) of Loyalhanna; numerous nieces and nephews; and the 'Republican Coffee Group', who met every Thursday over breakfast, especially Jimmy, Amil, Frank, Don and Denny. Relatives and friends are invited to celebrate the life of Steve, Tuesday from 5 to 8 p.m. in the Clement L. Pantalone Funeral Home, Inc. 409 W. Pittsburgh Street, Greensburg, PA 15601, (724) 837-0020. Additional viewing will be held Wednesday from 9:15 to 10:00 a.m. in Church prior to his funeral Mass to be celebrated at 10:00 a.m., in the St. Bartholomew Church, Crabtree. Interment will follow in Calvary Hill Cemetery, Crabtree. “Love Ya, See Ya, Bye…” Keeping with CDC guidelines, those attending the viewing and funeral are required to wear face masks. Because of current social distancing restrictions, only 35 people will be permitted in the funeral home at one time. Steve’s family has entrusted his care to the Pantalone Funeral Home, Inc., Greensburg. To share your memories and photos, offer your condolences, or for directions, please visit us at www.pantalone.com Natale N. Pantalone, Supervisor.
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