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Bonnie Costanzo M.Photog., M.Artist, Cr., CPP, APM

Jerry Costanzo called to inform us that his beloved wife Bonnie Costanzo M.Photog., M.Artist, Cr., CPP, APM  passed away today.  Please keep Jerry and their family in your prayers.


Bonnie Lee Costanzo, 70, of McKeesport, died Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, at UPMC McKeesport. She was born Nov. 27, 1943, in Ellwood City, a daughter of the late John James and Emma Simon. Bonnie was a member of St. Angela Merici Parish in White Oak. She was a retired nurse for various hospitals in the Pittsburgh area and helped establish the E.M.T. services in the local area. She also taught at Community College of Allegheny County. She also, along with her husband, were the owners and operators of Reflections Fine Art Photography Studio in White Oak for more than 30 years.

She is survived by her husband, Jerry A. Costanzo; daughter, Tracy (Steve) Sheposh; granddaughters, Riley Morgan Sheposh and Reagan Addison Sheposh; and brothers, John Simon and Robert Simon.

There will be no visitation. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, in St. Angela Merici Church with the Rev. Kevin J. Dominik as celebrant. Arrangements entrusted to the JAYCOX-JAWORSKI FUNERAL HOME INC., 2703 O’Neil Blvd., McKeesport, PA 15132.   The family has suggested memorial contributions be made to either St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or in honor of Riley Sheposh to the JDRF (Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation), Western PA Chapter, 501 Martindale St., Suite 670, Pittsburgh, PA 15212.   www.jaycox-jaworskifh.com/


October Convention

October 19-20, 2014

Comfort Suites Hotel, Carlise, Pennsylvania

CPP Exam
Rick Sammon — A Man on a Mission
Bryson Leidich — Photoshop Unplugged


See the October Convention page for more information.


Thinking about becoming a CPP or renewing your CPP certification??

You will have the opportunity at our upcoming October meeting on Sunday, October 19 at 9:00AM!

Byron Sands Cr.Photog., CPP will be proctoring a CPP exam at The Comfort Suites in Carlisle. The registration form can be found at http://www.formstack.com/forms/?637874-DhlK0rAU8c after August 17th, 2014.  See more about becoming a CPP here:http://www.ppa.com/cpp/




Rick Sammon — Sunday, October 19th, 2014

Bryson Leidich -- Monday, October 20th, 2014

Bryson Leidich — Monday, October 20th, 2014











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