Lois Eileen Smolovitz
SMOLOVITZ: Lois Eileen Smolovitz passed away on Feb. 9, 2023, in Naples, Florida, at the age of 94. A lifetime native of Pittsburgh, she was born to Ada and Charles Wanetick. Lois was a devoted and loving wife of 55 years to the late Jerry Smolovitz; cherished mother of Charles (Carole), and Richard (Susan); proud and loving Neenee of Jeremy Small (Sandy), Jessica Powers (Greg), and Carly Small (Tessa); beloved great-grandmother to Gabrielle Sikes, Isabel and Jakob Powers; and great-great-granddaughter Sofie Sikes. She also touched the lives of her nieces, nephews and many dear friends. She is preceded in death by her husband, Jerry, beloved son Robert, and siblings Shirley Weiss and Norman Wanetick. Lois was owner of Twice Treasured, a popular antique and collectible store in Mt. Lebanon. Twice Treasured was the perfect venue for Lois to showcase her sense of style and fashion, along with her kind and loyal way of interacting with her customers, many of whom became lifelong friends. Her beautiful smile, comforting nature, and genuine manner was unique and endearing to those who knew and met her.
Summer vacations were spent with family and friends in Ventnor, New Jersey, where she enjoyed biking, walking the boardwalk and sunset dining at Smitty’s. Private services will be held. If you wish to honor her memory, please direct any donations to the Western Pennsylvania Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. PJC