Donald Lilja

Obituary of Donald Lilja

Age 87 of Point Breeze, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Wednesday, December 27, 2017. Son of the late Albert and Mary Nugent Lilja; most beloved husband of the late Mary Ann Kiesel Lilja; devoted father to Denny (Linda) Lilja, Susan (Samuel) Price, Thomas Lilja, Amy Lilja, Patrica Lilja and JoAnn Goldcamp; brother of Nancy Lilja; predeceased by five brothers; survived by ten adoring grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Don graduted from Central Catholic High School in 1949 and proudly served in the Marines during the Korean war. He had a long career with the USPS and absolutely LOVED the fighting Irish of Notre Dame. He was a kind, generous and thoughtful person who loved to make others happy. Frineds will be recived on Saturday at MCCABE BROS INC., FUNERAL HOME, 6214 Walnut St., Shadyside from 1 p.m. until memorial services at 3 p.m. Our family wishes to thank Three Rivers Hospice for their loving care and support.