Burket-Truby Funeral Home of Oakmont Burket-Truby Funeral Home of Oakmont Burket-Truby Funeral Home of Oakmont
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Burket-Truby Funeral Home of Oakmont
Russell E. Truby (Supervisor/Owner) - It was the goal of Russ to be a funeral director since the third grade. It is also when his wife, Jan moved into his best friend’s house across the street. It was “LOVE” at first sight, for Russ that is. Russ and Jan have owned and operated the funeral home for over 30 years now. Russ has received the Citizen of the Year Award, the Mayor Eaton Trophy and several other awards. In May of 2009, Russ was inducted into the Springdale Alumni Hall of Fame which was a humbling honor. Burket-Truby Funeral Home was also very proud to be selected the first “Best Funeral Home” by the former Advance Leader, and has received the Bronze award by the Trib East in 2014 & 2016. For the last several years we are honored to be a major sponsor and supporter of the Riverview Relay for Life, including sponsoring the survivor tent. Russ is involved in several community groups including the Lion’s Club, Oakmont and Verona Chamber of Commerce and served as president for both the Lions and the Commerce. He is also a member of Oakmont Elks, Verona Moose, Verona Eagles and Knights of Columbus. He serves on the Board of the RCAC, The Verona Cemetery Board, and served on the Centennial committee in 1986 and is active in various other groups. Jan was a member of the former Oakmont Nursing Association, former member and president of the Oakmont Junior Women’s Club and sings in both the Lion’s Club shows and Oakmont-Verona Community Chorus. Russ and Jan are also proud to help run and organize the Len Anderson Fund. Russ and Jan’s biggest accomplish is being blessed with three children, Shea, Sean and Paige, and his two grandchildren, Isla and Brooke.

Shea E. Truby - Shea Graduated from Riverview High School in 2002, Penn State University in 2006, and the Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science in 2007. She received her funeral directors license in November 2008 and is working as a licensed director. She has been a member of Oakmont – Verona Rotary since 2007, and has served on the board of the Oakmont Chamber of Commerce since 2014. She and her husband, Jim reside in Oakmont, and are members of St. Irenaeus Catholic Church in Oakmont. Shea , Jim, and daughter Brooke reside in Oakmont.

Sean R. Truby - Sean graduated from Riverview High School in 2005, Point Park University in 2009, and The Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science in 2010, where he served as Class President. He has been a licensed Funeral Director at Burket-Truby since 2011. Sean also has his insurance license to assist in pre-need counseling. Sean, his wife Amanda, and daughter Isla reside in Oakmont. Sean and Amanda are expecting their second child in May 2017. Sean hopes that in some way he can help a family make such a difficult time in their lives a little easier by something that he does. Sean enjoys spending time with his young family, watching and playing golf, and following all the Pittsburgh sports teams.