Suddenly, on Thursday, July 11, 2013, age 63, of the South Side Slopes (formerly of Fox Chapel), entered Heaven from the VA Hospital, University Drive. Beloved husband of Karen (Weber) Jakovac for almost 25 years; cherished father of Heather and Rachel Jakovac; precious son of Mary Jane (McElhose) Jakovac and the late Joseph Jakovac; loving brother of Nancy (Jakovac) Stahlsmith, William Jakovac and the late Virginia Jakovac; dear son-in-law of Bernice and the late George Weber. Friends received Monday 2-8 p.m. THOMAS J. GMITER FUNERAL HOME, INC., 2323 E. Carson St. Interment in the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies, 1158 Morgan Rd., Bridgeville, PA 15017 on Tuesday 12:30 p.m. Everyone please meet at cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the family. He proudly served as a U.S. Marine from 1967-1969 and received three Purple Hearts and a Silver Star during his duty in Vietnam.
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Published in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on July 14, 2013