John C. Sekel

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Sekel
John C.

Age 88, of Bridgeville, on August 27, 2017. Loving father of Colleen (Scott) Williamson, Nancy (Morgan) Frazier, Donna (Jim) Thornburg and the late John (Sharon) Sekel Jr., beloved grandfather of Jason Oskamp, Heidi Perkins and Joshua Thornburg, brother of Betty Naples and the late William and James Sekel, Mary Ann Rotella and Arlean Gerlach, former husband of Bertha Sekel. He will be sadly missed by his faithful companions; Mattie, Amy and Cindy. A veteran of the Korean War, serving in the U.S. Army. John was a bricklayer and stone mason and later worked for Chartiers - Valley School District as a bus driver and maintenance man. An avid hunter and fisherman, he loved the mountains around his camp in Tidioute, PA. A lifetime member of V.F.W. #8803, Tidioute, American Legion Post #0658, Youngsville and S.N.P.J. #106, Imperial. Friends received Thursday, 3-8 PM, in the Warchol Funeral Home, Inc., 3060 Washington Pike, Bridgeville (412-221-3333), where a service will be held Friday at 12:30 PM. Inlieu of flowers; memorials to Angel Ridge Animal Rescue.