James Cutuli, 84, of West Deer Township, previously of Penn Hills, died Tuesday August 25, 2020 at his home with his family by his side. He was born March 30, 1936 in Maierato, Italy to the late Antonio and Elisabetta (Costa) Cutuli. James came to the US when he was 14 years old with his sister Eleanor. He worked over 30 years as a laborer for the Laborers Union Local 373 in Pittsburgh. Jim worked on many of the buildings in Pittsburgh throughout his career. He served in the US Army, stationed in Germany, achieving the rank of Sergeant. Jim was a member of Our Lady of the Lakes Parish, Russellton and the North Pittsburgh Historic Auto Club. He enjoyed working on his classic cars, gardening and especially enjoyed spending time with his family.
Survivors include his wife of 56 years Ann M. (Devlin) Cutuli, children Jacqueline A. (Regis) Flaherty of Richland, James H. (Christine) Cutuli of Harrisburg and Anthony J. (Noralynn) Cutuli of Hampton, grandchildren Dillon, Benjamin, Elizabeth, Anna, Owen and Isabella and his sisters Rosa Fusca of Butler and Lisa (Ray) Janosko of Penn Hills.
Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his sisters Theresa Yorio and Eleanor Merlino and his brothers Giuseppe Cutuli and Tommaso Cutuli.
A private family viewing will be held in the Siwicki-Yanicko Funeral Home, 23 McKrell Road, Russellton, West Deer Township. All are welcome to the Funeral Mass in Our Lady of the Lakes Parish, Russellton, Saturday August 29, 2020 at 12 Noon with the Rev. James P. Holland, officiating. He will be laid to rest in Holy Savior Cemetery, Richland. View the obituary and leave condolences at www.siwicki-yanickofh.com.
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