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“Sally, I'm so sorry for your loss. I only met Sean one time but could tell that he was a class act - just like you. ”
1 of 16 | Posted by: Karl Nejak - Aliquippa, PA

“Met him once in Sonoma with my child hood friend and Sean's wife, Sally. What a kind and sweet person he was. How much Sally loved him and thought...Read More »
2 of 16 | Posted by: Linda Bifano - Portland, OR

“When Doug and I remember Sean, the song by Tim McGraw, "Humble and Kind" comes to mind. Sean had a generous heart and kind words for everyone he met....Read More »
3 of 16 | Posted by: Doug & Denise - Friend

“When Doug and I remember Sean, the song by Tim McGraw, "Humble and Kind" comes to mind. Sean had a generous heart and kind words for everyone he met....Read More »
4 of 16 | Posted by: Doug & Denise - Friend

“Sally and Family, very sorry to hear about Sean.RIP my friend!!!! Jerry Stone ”
5 of 16 | Posted by: Jerry Stone - Imperial, PA

“Sally and family, so sorry to hear about Sean's death! He was a great guy and will be missed by many! In sympathy, Kitty ”
6 of 16 | Posted by: Catherine Gillespie - MI - Friend

“Sean managed my Organization's Golf outings at Quick Silver for several years. He was always fair to us and treated us kindly. He will be missed...Read More »
7 of 16 | Posted by: Alexander Nichols - Pittsburgh, PA

“May peace FLOOD your homes !!! ”
8 of 16 | Posted by: Denise and Alex Morawski - PA

“Our Deepest Sympathies! ”
9 of 16 | Posted by: Bill & Leslie Mulligan - PA

“Great memories on the golf course. Hit'em straight. God bless. ”
10 of 16 | Posted by: Regis (Rege) and Mary Dee (Knorr) Walsh - PA

“Our thoughts and prayers to Sean's family. Many great memories of times spent with him. ”
11 of 16 | Posted by: Chuck and Rita Pogany - Sarasota, FL

“Stan and I send our heartfelt condolences and blessings to Sean's family and friends ”
12 of 16 | Posted by: Stan and Linda Tanyer Haluck - FL

“Stan and I send our heartfelt condolences and blessings to Sean's loving family and friends. ”
13 of 16 | Posted by: Stan and Linda Tanyer Haluck - FL

“My sincere condolences ”
14 of 16 | Posted by: Missy Levy - Pittsburgh, PA

“Prayers to all of the family. Sean will be missed. Especially his smiley face. ”
15 of 16 | Posted by: Chris & Al Alayon - Moon Twp, PA

“You will be missed my friend. You made such an impact on my boys love of golf. All of our love to you and your family ”
16 of 16 | Posted by: Robert Westwood - Sewickley, PA


Rex Sean Parees (Sean), beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, friend, and golf pro, passed away on March 8, 2021. Sean was born August 8, 1950, in Pittsburgh, PA. He graduated from Saint Elizabeth's High School in 1968 and attended Waynesburg University. Sean was always active in sports, loving basketball and baseball. His uncle George sparked his interest in golf. In 1973, he began his successful PGA Career at the Bedford Springs Golf Resort. From there he served as the Assistant Golf Pro and Head Golf Pro at Rolling Hills Country Club for 13 years. Sean had a dream for a premier public golf course and in 1989, it became a reality with the opening of Quicksilver Golf Club. Sean started his career at Quicksilver as Director of Golf and then General Manger. He has taught golf at Quicksilver for over 30 years. Sean served fore three terms on the Tri-State PGA as Member of the Year (1997), the Horton Smith Award (2000, 2001), and inducted into the Hall of Fame (2017). He appeared on national and local television and radio programs speaking about golf, and contributed articles on golf topics to local newspapers. He was a great competitor qualifying for numerous Tri-State PGA tournaments and National and International Pro-Am events. Sean was a gifted teacher. He spent the latter part of his career sharing his love and wisdom of golf with countless individuals as he helped them improve their golf game. His love of sports and coaching extended into hockey and basketball (his son and daughter's sports respectively). He coached ice hockey for several organizations (MHLA, Bethel Park High School, CCAC South, and Robert Morris University). He coached basketball at St. Simon and Jude (1975-1981) and basketball and golf at Eden Christian Academy. Sean was a loving and devoted husband to his surviving wife, Sally Bradford; father to his children, Bradley (Amy) and Morgan Mae (Alex Roahrig) Parees; step-father to Andrew (Beth) and Jeffery (Colleen) Bradford; brother to Louis (Michele) Parees and Belle (Mark) Stasenko; Pappy Sean to his grandsons, Tyler, Alexander, and Gavin Parees, and great-grandson, Luca Parees; nephew to Patricia (Gene) Shaw; uncle to Mark James (Crystal) Stasenko, Bridget (Dave) Terpoilli, Hannah and Isabelle Stasenko, and Jason Burik; and several cousins. Sean was preceded in death by his mother, Helen Mae (McCallough), father, Louis G. Parees, uncle, John (Jane) McCallough, aunt, Mary Jane (George) Hallas, and aunt, Rita (Don) Hollinger. And a friend and coach to many too numerous to list. Sean lived a full and meaningful life. His family was with him in his final days. He was loved and will be greatly missed. Family and friends welcome Saturday 6-8 p.m., Sunday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. WILLIAM SLATER II FUNERAL SERVICE, (412-563-2800) 1650 Greentree Rd., Scott Twp. Funeral mass in St. Raphael the Archangel Parish, Sts. Simon & Jude Church on Monday at 10:00 a.m. Entombment to follow in Queen of Heaven Cemetery. Due to Covid-19 requirements, everyone must wear a mask and practice social distancing. Donations may be made to Parkinson Foundation Western Pennsylvania. www.slaterfuneral.com

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