Nancy L. Rafferty, 71

August 15, 2011

MARCH 29, 1940-AUG. 14, 2011

Nancy L. Rafferty, 71, of Greensburg, Pa., died Sunday, Aug. 14, 2011, at Excela Health Westmoreland Hospital in Greensburg.

Born March 29, 1940, in Greensburg, she was a daughter of the late Louis and Christina (Pastore) Capasso.

She had been employed by Westinghouse and Kaufmann's Department Store.

She is survived by her husband, Thomas L. Rafferty; two daughters, Cheryl Rafferty of Greensburg and Colleen Winters of Hagerstown, Md.; a son, Thomas Rafferty and wife, Vickie, of Youngwood, Pa.; five grandchildren, Jordan and Emily Winters, Amanda Rafferty, and Hope and Tony Buskirk; four brothers, Alexander Capasso and Frank Capasso of Greensburg, Rocco Capasso of Hannastown, Pa., and Louis Capasso, of Irwin, Pa.; six sisters, Dolores Shirey, Donna Testa, Celeste Mulvehill, Marlena Capasso, all of Greensburg, Mary Smith of Youngwood and Natalina Brown of Homer City, Pa.; and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Carlo Capasso and Joseph Capasso.

Services and interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations be made to the American Cancer Society or the Alzheimer's Association.

Leo M. Bacha Funeral Home Inc., 516 Stanton St., Greensburg, PA 15601, is in charge of arrangements.

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