James Mastro

Obituary of James Mastro


James Charles “Geebo”,


Age 80, of Naples, FL, formerly of Morningside, died on Wednesday, January 10, 2018.  Jim was the husband of the late Elizabeth “Betty” (Ursprung) Mastro and father of Lisa F. (Michael) Hower, of Bonita Springs, FL.  Lisa served as her father’s primary care giver for the last 8 years in his long 28-year battle with Parkinson’s Disease.  Jim had 3 younger brothers: William of Stanton Heights, Robert of Tamarac, FL, and the late Anthony of Pittsburgh.  Jim worked for Teamsters Union 926 for 37 years as a Parking Garage Attendant primarily at St Francis Hospital.  Friends will be received at McCABE BROS., INC. FUNERAL HOMES, www.mccabebrothers.com, 6214 Walnut Street, Shadyside on Thursday, January 18, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 PM, where a Blessing Service will be held on Friday at 11 am.  Interment is a private family event at Queen of Heaven Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations in Jim's name to the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research, www.michaeljfox.org.