Gerard “T.C.” Szeszak, 68, from Greenfield, died suddenly on April 15, 2021 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He is proceeded in death by his parents, Stephen Szeszak and Margaret Scarpino. Loving father of son, Jason Szeszak and daughter, Brianne Ferreiro (Tony), and doting grandfather of grandsons, Dylan, Chase and Logan Ferreiro who lovingly referred to him as "Pata". Also survived by his former wife, Kat Szeszak, his sister, Irene Shoberg (Bob) and nieces, Lisa Kennedy (Todd) and Cristina Sagray (Aaron), as well as extended family. He will be missed by all who knew him.
Gerard was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and moved to Chicago, Illinois in 1972. In 2004, he made the difficult decision to leave his family in Chicago and return to Pittsburgh to care for his father. Gerard devoted many years at Children’s Hospital as a healthcare worker where he took pride in his job and loved being a part of an organization that helped so many people. A generous man, “T.C.” is remembered as having a great sense of humor and an infectious laugh. When you remember him, remember his spirit, his friendship, his kindness and unconditional love.
Donations can be made in memory of T.C Szeszak to Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation.
Friends will be received on Thursday, April 22, 2021 from 4-7pm for viewing in the Edward P. Kanai Funeral Home, 500 Greenfield Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15207. There will be a short memorial on Friday, April 23, 2021 at 10:00am followed by a burial at Calvary Cemetery.
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