Samuel A. Teolis, Supervisor | Carmella M. Teolis, Funeral Director

Lou Anne McClintick, 68

Mrs. Lou Anne McClintick, 68, of Franklin Township, passed away on Thursday, November 16th, 2023.  She was being kept comfortable at home after her courageous year-long battle with Advanced Renal Cell Carcinoma.

Lou Anne was born on June 26th, 1955 in Ellwood City to the late Eugene ‘Gene’ F. Lanza and Betty Jane (Powell) Lanza.  Lou Anne was a member of the Riverside High School class of 1973.  She had been retired after 20+ years in the food service industry and known for her baking and beautiful cake decorating skills.  Lou Anne enjoyed being surrounded by family and friends, cooking, spending time at their camp, and volunteering with Meals on Wheels over the years.

Lou Anne is survived by her loving husband of 45 years, Jerry; two children Douglas and Leah; her beloved granddaughter Adelina Olympia; brother Scott (Kathleen) Lanza; cousin Johnny Cavalier; several brothers and sisters-in-law; and several nieces and nephews.  She also leaves behind many relatives in Canada.  She was preceded in death by her brother Mark Lanza of Aliso Viejo, CA and her Godson Shane J. Rusnock.

No funeral services will be held per Lou Anne’s wishes.  The Samuel Teolis Funeral Home and Crematory Inc. is entrusted with the final arrangements.  A guestbook is available to be signed upon viewing the Obituary at

Her family would like to sincerely thank Three Oaks Hospice, Club Hope, and family and friends for their support through this difficult time.  Memorial contributions can be made in Lou Anne’s name to the Club Hope Foundation, 113 Collins Road, Ellwood City PA 16117.



  • Scott and Kathy Lanza Posted November 16, 2023 3:55 pm

    This morning I Lost My Beautiful sister,I could not have asked for a better sister,she was perfect. At least she can rest peacefully now,and she is with all of her family and so many wonderful friends. I know we must all grieve now, and she will NEVER be forgotten, but Please,Please,Please focus on all the so many happy times and I know there were many,but also, I know Lou Anne,and I know she would be terribly upset if you let her so unfortunate passing consume you, as she absolutely would want you to return to enjoying your lives when that time becomes ready. We love you all so much!

    • dan bartolomeo Posted November 30, 2023 8:48 am

      sorry scott for the loss of your sister. don’t know if you remember me but we worked in the cold draw together many yrs ago..

  • Pete Zapadka Posted November 16, 2023 4:10 pm

    My deepest sympathy to my lifelong friend Jerry and the McClintick and Lanza families. Keep the good memories of Lou Anne in your hearts so they may sustain you. Much love!

  • Carole Householder Posted November 16, 2023 4:21 pm

    Dear Doug – my deepest sympathy to you and your family. I’m so sorry for your loss.

  • Bill and Jan Shirley Posted November 16, 2023 5:04 pm

    It truly saddens us hearing the news today, we will miss you, and it will very difficult stopping at your camp knowing you are not there physically but knowing forever you will always be in our thoughts and prayers. We really enjoyed talking to you and just being around you.
    May you finally rest in peace and pain free
    Love and Prayers Bill and Jan

  • Shari Pesce Posted November 16, 2023 6:04 pm

    My condolences to Jerry and the family. Lou Anne was a wonderful friend to my mom, Ellen Pesce. I remember many stories of the two of them and their antics at Kimmel’s bakery. Their’s was a great friendship. Mom could always count on Lou Anne whenever she needed a shoulder to cry on or just a ear to listen. she was a wonderful woman.

  • Donna Zahn Posted November 16, 2023 8:01 pm

    Jerry, Doug , Leah and Adelena
    We are so brokenhearted to hear of Louanne’s passing. What a special lady and a wonderful, loving friend. I know she suffered and will find comfort now. We love you all. Fly high on Eagles Wings my beautiful friend. ❤️💔

  • Bob and Sally Carr Posted November 17, 2023 6:03 am

    We are praying for the family. It is so painful to loss one of our camp family members.

  • Heather DeCampli Posted November 17, 2023 2:19 pm

    My deepest sympathy to all of the family..

  • Ralph McClintock and Kay Murphy Posted November 20, 2023 10:14 pm

    So sorry to hear this sad news. Hugs and prayers for comfort. Until you see her again, cherish the good memories. She was a beautiful lady.

  • Ralph McClintock and Kay Murphy Posted November 20, 2023 10:19 pm

    So sorry to hear this sad news, Jerry. Hugs and prayers for comfort to your family. Cherish the memories until you see her again. She was a beautiful lady.

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