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John E. "Digs"

April 10, 1925 – November 2, 2019

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Obituary for John E. "Digs" DiGuilio

John E. DiGuilio

Age 94, of Plum formerly of Monroeville, peacefully on Saturday, November 2, 2019. Beloved husband of the late Bernice (Dawson) DiGuilio; father of David (Joanne), Jack (Patty), Donald (Terri), and Michael (Diane) DiGuilio; Grandfather of Brandon (Bridget) DiGuilio, Jason (Candace) DiGuilio, Megan Greene, Anthony DiGuilio, Krista (David) Hritz, Nicole DiGuilio, Michael DiGuilio, Jake DiGuilio, and Nicolas DiGuilio; Great Grandfather of Lucas John DiGuilio; also survived by nieces and nephews, preceded in death by a sister and brothers. He was retired from the Municipality of Monroeville. A proud US Navy veteran having served during WWII, John was a recipient of the Purple Heart. In his spare time, he enjoyed working on crossword puzzles and gardening. Friends received, Wednesday, 3:00 pm-7:00 pm at Soxman Funeral Homes, Ltd./Roth Chapel,7450 Saltsburg Road (at Universal Road) Penn Hills. Mass of Christian Burial, Thursday, 10am in Our Lady of Joy Church. Entombment in Good Shepherd Cemetery.


When Wednesday, November 6th, 2019 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Soxman Funeral Homes, Ltd./Roth Chapel
7450 Saltsburg Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15235

Service Information

Thursday, November 7th, 2019 10:00am
Our Lady of Joy R.C. Church
2000 O'Block Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15239

Interment Information

Good Shepherd Cemetery
733 Patton Road
Monroeville, PA 15146


  • Purple Heart Award from the U.S. Military

  • US Navy
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