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Gary G. Bortz

December 30, 1940 ~ June 11, 2020 (age 79)

Obituary

Gary G. Bortz age 79 of Export passed away Thursday, June 11, 2020 in AHN Forbes Hospital Monroeville with his loving family by his side. He was born December 30, 1940 in Salem Township and raised by his grandparents, the late Marion and Alice (Bash) Bortz. Gary was a retired truck driver for Matlack Trucking for 31 years and worked on the family farm. He was a United States Army veteran and was an avid hunter Surviving is his beloved wife Joanne (Sinan) Bortz; 2 loving sons, Jeffrey Bortz of Export  and Brian (Lisa) Bortz of Penn Township; 2 adored grandchildren, Brian Bortz, Jr., Christina Bortz and his faithful dog Max. Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Friends and family welcome Tuesday from 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. at the Wolfe-von Geis Funeral Home, 5701 Lincoln Ave., Export (724) 327-1400 where services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday. Interment will follow in Grandview Cemetery, North Versailles with military honors accorded by the Greensburg V.F.W. Post #33 Honor Guard. To order flowers, for directions or to offer online condolences please visit www.wolfe-vongeis.com.

 

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Services

Visitation
Tuesday
June 16, 2020

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Funeral Home

Visitation
Tuesday
June 16, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Funeral Home

Celebration of Life
Wednesday
June 17, 2020

11:00 AM
Wolfe-von Geis Funeral Home
5701 Lincoln Avenue
Export, PA 15632

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