Of Wilkins Twp., age 78, passed away at her home on Friday, January 29, 2021. Paula was born March 3, 1942, in Pittsburgh and lived there all her life. She was the only child of Paul A. and Maxine (Doverspike) Peterkin. Paula provided support and care as a nursing assistant at St. Francis Hospital for over 30 years. She loved playing bingo, visiting casinos in Atlantic City and Las Vegas, and traveling with her friends. She also loved dogs and had many faithful companions over the years. Paula is survived by her cousins, Linda Cavanaugh Pavlik of Tarpon Springs, FL, Jack Cavanaugh of Philadelphia, PA, Nancy Hamilton, Barbara Bish, Bob Bish and Mary Doverspike, god-daughter Samantha Bahorich, and many friends. Viewing will be held at Wolfe Memorial, LLC, Forest Hills Chapel, 3604 Greensburg Pike, Pittsburgh PA 15221, on Thursday from 11:00am until the time of the funeral service at 12:00 noon. To join the services remotely, find the link at www.wolfepgh.com. Paula will be laid to rest next to her parents in William Penn Memorial Cemetery, Churchill. Gifts in Paula's memory may be given to Humane Animal Rescue (www.humaneanimalrescue.org).
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