Raymond Petrilla, 55, of Adena, passed away on June 14, 2011 at home surrounded by his loving family, following a courageous battle against pancreatic cancer.

He was born in Bellaire on Aug. 13, 1955, a son of Theresa Pruneski Petrilla and the late John Petrilla.

In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his father-in-law Herman Kruszewski.

A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial was held at St. Casimir Catholic Church on Tuesday, June 21, 2011, with Monsignor John C. Kolesar as celebrant.

Memorial Contributions may be made to: University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, UPMC Cancer Pavilion, Suite 1B, 5150 Centre Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15232. Please identify that donations are made in memory of Raymond Petrilla.

Arrangements by Borkoski Funeral Home, 555 East Market Street, Cadiz, Ohio.

A full obituary will appear in the next print edition of the Harrison News-Herald.