Christy DukicMay 16, 2017
Christine “Christy” (Hohman) Dukic, 60, of Wilmerding returned to her heavenly home on May 16, 2017 after a valiant battle with a long illness. Her devotion to her family and her firm belief in God supported her in her struggle and ultimately gave her peace. Christy was a 1974 graduate of Scott High School in North Braddock and was employed by Marshall’s Department Store in Monroeville, PA as a Front End Coordinator. She was an active and dedicated member of St. Jude’s the Apostle Parish volunteering as a Eucharistic Minister, Lector, and C.C.D Teacher which was her favorite role in serving the Lord. Her favorite pastime was reading and she could be found with a book in her hand at any opportunity; however her passion was her family and friends.Christy is survived by her beloved husband of 40 years, Daniel T. Dukic Jr.; her loving daughter Heather Dukic (Jeremy Barton), cherished “Mammal” of granddaughters Abagail and Addison Barton; her mother Dolores (Hohman) Balogh, Step-Father Michael J. Balogh and the late John E. “Jack” Hohman; special niece of John “Jack” Bollinger; her siblings Jennifer Sweet (Timothy), Judith Hohman, Margaret Balogh (Michael A.), John G. Hohman, Timothy Hohman, Mary “Katie” Kerr (James); Sister-in-Law of Darryl Dukic (Darlene), Darlene Wills (J.R.); and loving Aunt of numerous nieces and nephews. Friends welcome in the Alfieri Funeral Home Inc. Wilmerding on Friday from 1:00 Pm until 8:00 Pm. Parting prayers on Saturday at 9:15 Am followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 Am in her church, St. Jude the Apostle.The family gratefully declines flowers but donations are gladly accepted at St Jude’s Children Research Hospital in her honor.