Frederick F. "Butch" Smallhoover

Died: Sun., Jan. 28, 2018


6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Wed., Jan. 31, 2018
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Thu., Feb. 01, 2018
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Thu., Feb. 01, 2018
Location: Brusco-Falvo Funeral Home

Funeral Mass

10:00 AM Fri., Feb. 02, 2018
Location: St. Mary of the Mount Church

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Frederick F. Smallhoover

Age 81, of Mt. Washington, passed away on Sunday, January 28, 2018, in Pittsburgh. Fred was born February 16, 1936 to Joseph and Evelyn Smallhoover. He attended school at St. Mary of the Mount, where he also coached basketball for many years. He married Patricia Ellis on September 6, 1958 at Holy Innocents parish. He worked in sales for a number of years most notably with Pitney Bowes before starting his own company, Pittsburgh Mailing, thirty-five years ago. He was an avid golfer all his life. He enjoyed time with his grandchildren including many vacations at Disney World and Hilton Head Island. Fred is survived by his wife of 59 years, Patricia, his children: Kurt (Maryanne) Smallhoover, Gwen (Michael) Kvederis, Fred (Julie) Smallhoover and Megan Smallhoover. Additionally he is survived by his brother William Smallhoover and his 8 grandchildren: Amanda, Laura, Fred (Lisa), David, Sara, and Samuel Smallhoover, and Michael and Benjamin Kvederis. Fred is preceded in death by his parents and his brothers: Mark, Joseph, and Jack. Visitations on Wednesday 6-8 & Thursday 2-4, 6-8 p.m. at the Brusco - Falvo Funeral Home, Inc.  214 Virginia Ave. Mt. Washington (412 381-2323). Family and friends are invited to meet for the Funeral Mass in St. Mary of the Mount Church on Friday at 10 a.m., immediately followed by Military Honors by VFW Post 5111.

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Hank Pajewski
   Posted Mon January 29, 2018
My deepest sorrow on your loss Kurt.

Steve and Chrissie Pintar
   Posted Tue January 30, 2018
Our condolences to Fred, Dave and your family

Tom & Lynn Tighe
   Posted Tue January 30, 2018
To Pat Smallhoover & family, please accept our condolences for your loss. Fred was an icon in Mt. Washington and will be missed by all. Fred's legacy will be the beautiful family he left behind.

Robert Romah
   Posted Tue January 30, 2018


Rest In Peace, my coach and friend. With love and sympathy, The Romahs

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