Michael Avolio, 69, of Scott Township, PA passed into eternal life on June 23, 2022, at UPMC Shadyside after a battle with leukemia. Mike was born August 7, 1952, in Pittsburgh, PA and was the son of the late Edward and Edna Avolio. Mike is survived by his sisters Mary Ann Avolio, Michele Hurney (Douglas) and brother Mark Avolio. Survivors also include his nieces Melissa McGinn (Thomas) of Ashburn, VA; Rebecca Platt (Mark) of Robinson Township, Mallary Avolio of San Jose, CA and great nephews Thomas McGinn II, Michael McGinn, Rocco Platt and great nieces Mary Platt and Liliana Platt. Also survived by long-time companion Carol Ruoti.
Mike spent over 40 years in the printing industry beginning his career at Berger Printing in East Liberty working alongside his father and sister Michele. From there he worked at PNC Bank for 20 years and then retiring from Champ Printing Company Inc. in 2014.
Much of his free time was spent watching the Steelers and bowling in various leagues across Pittsburgh. Mike enjoyed vacationing in Florida several times a year and weekend trips to Pymatuning.
Family and friends may pay their final respects at William Slater II Funeral Service (412-563-2800), 1650 Greentree Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15220 on Tuesday, July 5, 2022, from 2 – 8 PM. A funeral mass will be held at Ss. Simon and Jude Church – The Parish of St. Raphael the Archangel, 1607 Greentree Road, Scott Twp., PA on Wednesday, July 6, 2022, beginning at 10:00 AM followed by a burial at Mount Lebanon Cemetery. www.slaterfuneral.com