Mike Wells Carnegie Fire Funeral

John Michael "Mike" Wells Sr. was the hard working, friendly maintenance man who always helped a neighbor in need. He spent 25 years working for the Troani family, who owned the Papa J building gutted by fire late Friday, March 2, and lived in one of the upstairs apartments.  Mike had just returned from his first vacation in 20 years, when the tragic Carnegie fire took place. Mike was the only person to lose his life in the fire, and all of his wordly possessions were burned. His family is in need of assistance to meet his final expenses. Please donate to help cover his funeral costs. Once Mr. Wells expenses are covered, the family will donate any additional funds to charities assisting other victims of the Carnegie fire -- a devastating blaze that left six families homeless.


  • Anonymous 
    • $1,200 
    • 37 mos
  • Beverly Mueller 
    • $90 
    • 37 mos
  • Marilynn Hamilton 
    • $50 
    • 38 mos
  • Karen Fredette 
    • $100 
    • 38 mos
  • Kate Newcamp-Dunn 
    • $100 
    • 38 mos

Organizer and beneficiary

Karen Fredette 
Pittsburgh, PA
John Wells 
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