Stanley W. Sawinski Jr.

66 of Greensburg died Thursday February 21, 2019 in UPMC Shadyside.  He was born August 21, 1952 in Greensburg a son of the late Stanley W. Sawinski Sr. and Anna Marie (Folino) Sawinski.  He was currently employed as a Funeral Director at the William F. Gross Funeral Home in Penn Hills and was a proud veteran of the Vietnam War serving with the US Army.  He was a member of the Sacred Heart Church, its Holy Name Society and was a Eucharistic Minister.  He was also a member of the Allegheny County Funeral Directors Association and enjoyed family events especially with his grandchildren. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by an infant brother and sister, a nephew John Sawinski and his ex wife Beth Jackson.  He is survived by his son Mark Sawinski and his wife Kristin of Jeannette, three beloved grandchildren Keriann, Brianna and Mason, three brothers Ernest Sawinski and his wife Cindy of North Ridgeville, OH, Anthony Sawinski and his wife Karyl of Cresson and Joseph Sawinski and his wife Debbie of Center Twp, numerous nieces and nephews, his girlfriend Candice Kreutzman and her children Kelli Komondor and husband Rob and Jamie D'Hert and her husband Paul.  Friends will be received Monday from 2-4 and 6-8 PM in the Mason-Gelder Funeral Home Inc. 201 N. First St. Jeannette.  A funeral mass will be celebrated Tuesday at 10:00 AM in Sacred Heart Church with Fr. Paul Lisik as celebrant.  Interment with military rites will follow in Sacred Heart Church.  To send online condolences visit In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorial contributions be made to The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.