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

Michele Marie Harding, 68

Michele Marie Harding, 68, of Ellwood City passed away unexpectedly on Friday December 1st, 2023 at her residence from natural causes.

Michele was born in Ellwood City on July 22nd, 1955 to Bruno Suppa and the late Mary Jane “Peppy” (Manzo) Suppa. She was a Lincoln High School graduate, class of 1973. She studied at Slippery Rock University and Beaver County Community College for nursing. She served this community at the Ellwood City Hospital for over 40 years. Michele is a member of Divine Grace Parish, Holy Redeemer Church. She loved her family, holidays, her time spent with all the ladies from her domino group, baking, and cooking. She took pride in her home and caring for everyone around her. She was a light in this world that is irreplaceable, yet reflects on the legacy she left behind.

She is survived by her father Bruno (Margaret) Suppa of Shenango Twp., her life partner Fred Harding, daughter Alaina Harding of Ellwood City, grandchildren Alexxia Harding and Jase Lagala, sister and brother-in-law Georgiann (Tom) Wolf, brother Michael Suppa, nieces and nephews Aaron (Dulce) Wolf, Bethann (Tom) Delawder, Amanda (Mike) Guarino, Bruno (Mattias) Suppa, great nieces and nephews Sebastian and Nicholas Wolf, Jackson and Jayden Delawder, Kristian and Fiona Guarino, and her beloved dog Chevy.

Michele was preceded in death by her mother and sister-in-law Dr. Mary Ann DiBiagio-Suppa.

Family and friends will be received on Thursday from 10:00 am until the time of the mass of Christian burial at 11:00 am at Divine Grace Parish, Holy Redeemer Church. The funeral arrangements are entrusted to the Samuel Teolis Funeral Home and Crematory Inc..

Memorial contributions in Michele’s name made to: Divine Grace Parish, Social Services.


  • Alexxia Harding Posted December 3, 2023 4:13 pm

    Rest in peace, Mim ❤️

  • Susan zona Posted December 11, 2023 3:15 pm

    To Michelle’s family, I’m sorry for your loss. Michelle was the sweetest and most caring person I ever met. She will be surely missed by everyone who ever knew her. You have my deepest sympathy and prayers.

  • JOANNE MARTINO Posted December 12, 2023 4:05 pm

    I am so sorry for your loss I knew Michele years ago she was such a good person.

  • Sam and Carla Carbonaro & family Posted December 31, 2023 4:33 pm

    Fred, Alexia and Alaina, We were so very sorry to hear about Michelle’s passing. We will keep you in our thoughts and hearts. We loved y’all and think of you often. Especially you, Alexia. We wish you comfort and peace during this very difficult time.

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