William F. Gelzheiser
Published in the Pittsburgh
Post-Gazette from 1/3/2009 - 1/4/2009
F. Age 68 on Thursday, January 1, 2009 of Whitehall.
Beloved husband of Nancy (Paterra) Gelzheiser for 38 years; loving father
of Brian and Kristen Gelzheiser; grandfather of Alexa Gelzheiser; son
of the late Francis and Ann Gelzheiser; brother of Timothy, Dennis (Audrey),
and the late Ronald Gelzheiser.
William was on the championship basketball team for St. Casimir, was a
minor league pitcher for the Washington Senators, past president of the
Baldwin-Whitehall Athletic Association, organized baseball clinics for
Baldwin-Whitehall youth, was a union steward for Indiana UPS center and
a member of teamsters #249 and was an active member of Whitehall Democratic
Committee for the past two presidential campaigns.
Friends will be received at the JOHN F. SLATER FUNERAL HOME, INC., 412-881-4100,
4201 Brownsville Road, Brentwood, Saturday and Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9
Funeral prayer on Monday morning at 9:15. Mass of Christian Burial in
Services St. Sylvester Church at 10:00 a.m.
If desired, family suggests contributions to Center for Compassionate
Care, 50 Moffet Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15243.
Please send condolences to WWW.JOHNFSLATER.COM.
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