Violet (Strelkoff) Tonin

December 10, 1928 ~ March 20, 2020 (age 91)


Violet (Strelkoff) Tonin age 91 of Export passed away Friday, March 20, 2020 in AHN Forbes Hospital, Monroeville. She was born December 10, 1928 a daughter of the late Alex and Sophie (Metrosky) Strelkoff. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved husband Albino “Al” Tonin. Violet was a retired employee of Gateway Press in Monroeville. She was a very loving wife and mother who enjoyed spending time with her family. Violet was known for her green thumb in the garden, dog sitting with her beloved Rosie and baking delicious goodies. She will be sadly missed by her family and friends. Surviving is her loving daughter Cindy (Jim) Friend of Export; cherished grandchildren, Corey (Liz) Friend and Karley (Sean) Friend. Due to the strict guidelines we must adhere to at this crucial time, there will be no public visitation. A celebration of Violet’s life will be announced at a later date for her family and friends. Funeral arrangements are being handled by the Wolfe-von Geis Funeral Home, Inc., Export (724) 327-1400. Interment will be in Twin Valley Memorial Park, Delmont. To send online condolences please visit

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