Dorothy Bruecken

Obituary of Dorothy H. Bruecken

Of Point Breeze on Friday, February 5, 2021, age 92. Beloved wife of the late J. Thomas Bruecken; mother of Robert C. Bruecken (Susan), Mary Bruecken Lardin (Terry), Paula Bruecken Sapienza (James), and the late Ellen Bruecken Pagnotta (survived by Richard); grandmother of 13; great-grandmother of 14; sister of Elizabeth Crowe (Thomas), Kitty Busch (the late Michael), David Kelly (Theresa), and the late William Holden (survived by Julie), Virginia Greif (the late William), and James Kelly; also survived by nieces and nephews. Friends received at McCabe Bros., Inc. Funeral Home, 6214 Walnut Street, Shadyside on Thursday, 2-8 pm. Masks, social distancing and occupancy limits must be observed. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held in St. Mary Magdalene Parish, St. Bede Church on Friday at 10 am. Condolences may be left at