SHARON, Pennsylvania (MyValleyTributes) – Brandon Pendel, 28, a longtime resident of Sharon, passed away Wednesday afternoon, September 22, 2021, at his residence.
Brandon was born July 18, 1993, in Sharon, a son of Ann Comninos.
A 2012 graduate of Sharon High School, he also attended courses at the Bradford School of Business, Pittsburgh.
Brandon had a lifelong passion for sports. He especially enjoyed playing baseball and more recently participated in the greater Pittsburgh area softball leagues. A kind and loving young man, he was well-known for his vibrant personality and great sense of humor. His family and loved ones were always his top priority.
He is survived by his mother, Ann (Brian) Comninos of Sharon; a brother, Evan (Jenna) Pendel of Groton, Connecticut; maternal grandmother, Alana Muffly of Sharon; an uncle, Scott (Sara) Muffly of Masury, Ohio and stepsiblings, Ashley (Justin) George of Hermitage and Michael Comninos of Abilene, Texas.
Brandon was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Donald Muffly and maternal great-grandmother, Ester Carucci, whom he affectionately called, “Mudder.”
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to the family.
Calling hours will be 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. Tuesday, September 28, 2021 in J. Bradley McGonigle Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc., 1090 E. State Street, Sharon.
Funeral service will be held privately.
A television tribute will air Monday, September 27 at the following approximate times: 5:17 a.m. on WKBN, 8:39 a.m. on FOX, 5:21 p.m. on WYTV and 6:35 p.m. on MyYTV.