Obituary for John Prebeg Sr.
JOHN F. PREBEG, SR.
John, 88, of McDonald, Cecil Twp., died Thursday, March 23, 2017, in his home.
He was born August 24, 1928, in Bulger, a son of the late Slavko and Mary Shearson Prebeg.
Mr. Prebeg was a member of St. Ann’s R.C. Church and Slovan VFW was a retired brick layer at Union Electric Steel. He was a Korean War US Army veteran and enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping at Cameron/Elk County and spending time with his family.
He is survived by his children, John F. “Pudgy” (Deanna Schmac) Prebeg, Jr. of Bulger, Jeffrey (Kim) Prebeg of McDonald, Daniel Prebeg of Mingo, Jana Barney of McDonald; grandchildren, John Prebeg III, Eric Prebeg, Jeffrey Prebeg, Jr., Kyle Prebeg and Shawn Barney; great grandchildren, Owen John Prebeg and Chloe Ann Platek; sister, Margaret Puchany.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Ruth Chiff Prebeg; infant son, Cory A.Prebeg; brother, Michael Prebeg; sisters, Helen Navoski, Marie Schons.
Friends will be received Sunday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. in the Thomas-Little Funeral Service, Inc., 314 W. Lincoln Avenue, McDonald (724-926-2800) where a blessing service will be held Monday at 10 a.m.
Interment will follow in Our Lady of Lourdes Cemetery, Burgettstown.