By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A prominent Pittsburgh philanthropist has died.READ MORE: South Side Residents Fed Up With Violence, But Weary On New Restrictions State Police In Kittanning Searching For Arson Suspect Following Reported Domestic Incident
John G. Rangos Sr. was a week shy of turning 92 years old.
He earned his fortune in waste management and environmental services, and then gave millions of dollars to causes throughout western Pennsylvania.MORE NEWS: Pittsburgh Police Investigate Shooting On Same Night South Side Traffic Pattern Began
The Rangos name adorns buildings at UPMC Children’s Hospital, Duquesne University, Carnegie Mellon University and the Carnegie Science Center.