Mr. James A. Alfera, 80, of Ellwood City passed away on Saturday, February 11th, 2023 at the UPMC Passavant Hospital in McCandless Twp..
Mr. Alfera was born in Ellwood City on October 15th, 1942 to the late Joseph Samuel and Esther (Cirelli) Alfera. He had graduated from Lincoln High School with the class of 1961, and is a member of the Divine Grace Parish, Holy Redeemer Church. For over 30 years Jim worked at Calgon Corp. as a laboratory Technician and in quality control. Jim loved following the Pittsburgh Steelers and local sports teams along with trips to the casinos. He also enjoyed hunting but mainly being in the great outdoors.
James is survived by his wife of 40 years Mary Kaye (Migut) Alfera, sons Brian (Renee) Alfera of Ellwood City and Kevin Alfera of San Francisco, CA, granddaughters Kathryn and Gabriella Alfera, sister Linda (Tony) Camerot of New Castle, sister-in-law Shirley Perry of Ellwood City, and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother-in-law Mike Perry.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 2:00 pm until the time of the Blessing Service at 5:00 pm at the Samuel Teolis Funeral Home and Crematory Inc. with Father Jim Wehner officiating.
Memorial contributions in Mr. Alfera’s name may be made to; Holy Redeemer Angel Fund.