St. Mary's Church, McKees Rocks, PA


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Across the street from the Jenny Lee Bakery in McKees Rocks, are some church bells or school bells. I would like to buy them. Can you suggest a contact?

Posted by eileen szuhay (not verified) on 19 January 2008 - 1:32pm
St. Mary Church, McKees Rocks, PA

I am the grand nephew of Father Adam F. Tonner, the priest at St. Mary's at the time of planning and construction of St. Mary Church at McKees Rocks. I have a copy of the dedication photo of the church that has a message from the pope at the time.

I am interested in and will pay for copies of any old photos of the church, especially the interior. Do you have any suggestions.
I have a stained glass window with Father Tonner's name on it from St. Mary of the Assumption church at Glenshaw, PA, however, I cannot help you locate any bells.

Posted by A. J. Hengelsberg (not verified) on 25 January 2010 - 12:53pm
Fr. Adam Tonner

I have a photo of Fr. Tonner at O.C. Henry Studios in Pitts, PA.

Message me if interested.

Posted by Kristie Bonner (not verified) on 6 May 2014 - 8:15pm

Hi, I am Anton from Germany. Therefor, may English is not good. The maidenname of my mother was Tonner. My grath-grandfahter was born in Föhren, Germany. The same place as the fahter of Adam Tonner, Clemens Tonner was born.
I am interested in all infomartion about the Tonner-Family.

Many greetings from Old Germany.


Posted by Anton Stadler (not verified) on 9 August 2014 - 1:25pm
St. Mary's

William P. Ginther, who was the architect for St. Mary's, McKees Rocks, also designed my home church, St. Mary's in Cortland, New York. I would love to chat more with you about the subject. I'm an organist in Pittsburgh....

Posted by J.R. Daniels (not verified) on 13 February 2011 - 12:48am

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