Walter Cyrwus, 97, Swissvale, formerly of Portage, died Thursday. He was born in Portage, son of the late Wojciech (Albert) and Antonina (Sral) Cyrwus. Surviving is a sister, Dolores Havrilla. He was preceded in death by his wife, Josephine; two brothers: Joseph and Stanley; and four sisters: Catherine Dawczak, Ann Squillario, Helen Koval and Alice Sboray. He was a Marine Corps veteran of WWII. Friends will be received from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, March 25, 2013, at Serenko-Claar Funeral Home, Portage. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 1:30 p.m. Monday at Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Church, Portage.