Elizabeth Leslie Kehaulani (Reardon) Fantino, 52, passed away Sept. 16, 2019.
Liz was born February 26, 1967 in Minneapolis, the youngest of five children of
Anthony and Elva Reardon. Liz lived in many places as a young child, until the
family settled in her mother’s hometown of Honolulu, Hawaii, in 1976. From early
on, it was obvious Liz was a people person. Her precocious wit, charm and heart
for the underdog endeared her to all who crossed her path.
Liz was full of energy
and athletic. At Pearl City High School she was a member of the class of 1985, and
starred in tennis and was a homecoming princess. Later, she served in the United
States Army Reserve. As an adult, she lived in many places, but settled in Western
Pennsylvania, where she lived since 2003. She worked as a painter working with
her beloved husband of 23 years, John Fantino. In addition to John, Liz is also
survived by her four children, Jennifer, Jeremy, Elmer, and Joey; three
grandchildren; her brothers David, Joe and Michael, her sister Ann, and her
She will be remembered most by her family for her kind heart, being a best friend,
the way she could command a room, and her love of gangster rap.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Sunday, September 29, 2019 at Pioneer Hose Company, 124 Morgan Street, Brackenridge from 2:00 - 6:00 p.m. Everyone is asked to please wear white.
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