It is with heavy hearts and profound sadness that we announce the passing of Dolores “Do-Do” Hankosky of Pittsburgh (January 25,1944 – March 17, 2021). Beloved partner and companion to Bernard Gasper. Loving mother of Peter, Tamora O’Leary (Sean), Karyn Kwiatkowski (Richard), Robert John and the late Sharyn Hankosky. Cherished sister of Robert Rihn, Jr. (Joan), Richard Rihn (Patty), Denise Penn (David), and Patricia Martin. She will also be dearly missed by her grandchildren Anthony, Peter Jacob, Megan Baerhold (Connor), and Kailey, as well as her two, soon to be three, great-grandchildren, and extended family. Dolores is preceded in death by her parents, Jennie and Robert Rihn, Sr.
Friends and family will be received on Friday, March 19 from 2-4 PM 6-8 PM at the Perman Funeral Home, 923 Saxonburg Blvd, Pittsburgh, PA 15223 where Services will be held on Saturday, March 20 at 10 AM.
In addition to her family, Do-Do found joy in gardening, sewing and needlework, reading, and baking and was always happy to share her knowledge, clippings, seeds, and recipes. The family suggests donations to the Western Pennsylvania Audubon Society in lieu of flowers. https://aswp.z2systems.com/np/clients/aswp/donation.jsp
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