John W. Havrilla
John W. Havrilla, of Hermitage, died at 10:26 a.m. Monday (Dec. 2, 2019) in Allegheny General Hospital after a brief illness. He was 74.
John was born Jan. 18, 1945, in Sharon, a son of Francis Havrilla and Anna (Kisegy) Havrilla.
He was an elementary teacher for Hermitage School District for 38 years.
John was an avid hunter and fly fisherman who loved spending time with his granddaughters.
He is survived by: his wife, Judy (Olshavsky) Havrilla, at home; son, John-Michael Havrilla and his wife Cassie of Northfield Center, Ohio; sisters, Kathleen Devenney of Hermitage; brother, Robert Havrilla and his wife Pattie of Newark, N.Y.; two granddaughters, Sophia and Michaela Havrilla; and many nieces and nephews.
John was preceded in death by his parents.

John W., 74, of Hermitage.
Calling hours: 11:30 a.m. until time of service Saturday (12-7-19) in JOHN FLYNN FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY, INC., 2630 E. State St., Hermitage. Friends may sign guest book at
Funeral: 12:30 p.m. Saturday in the funeral home with Fr. Tom Whitman of St. Joseph Church in Sharon officiating.
Published on December 4, 2019


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Gina & Brad Ehrhart
Feb 05, 2020
Dear Judy and John-Michael, we were unaware of John's passing. Please accept our condolences on your loss. He was a wonderful man.
Cheryl (Gruitza) Barillare
Dec 09, 2019
My sincere sympathies to your entire family.
David & Janell Somich
Dec 08, 2019
Please accept our deepest condolences. And may you find peace in his memory.

David & Janell Somich
Linda L Tulip
Dec 07, 2019
Dear Judy, I'm so sorry for your loss. I remember how kind John was to me when I visited you. My Prayers are with you and your son at this time of sorrow.
Rick and Nancie Cornwall
Dec 06, 2019
So sorry for your loss. Both of our children were fortunate to have him for their teacher at Delahunty. A wonderful man and educator .
Beverly Klinge
Dec 05, 2019
Dear Judy and family,
Such a shock and sadness to read the paper today. My heart
reaches out to you with prayers for peace and comfort for all of you. I am so very sorry. God Bless You🙏🏻
Carole Hinkle McKay
Dec 05, 2019
I am so sorry to hear about John. I have many memories of my time with both of you. You will be in my thoughts.
Dale Auman
Dec 05, 2019
You have my sympathy for your loss! Great neighbor across the street growing up!