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William J. Faix Sr.


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William J. Faix Sr. Obituary
William J. Faix Sr., 85, of Logans Ferry Heights, Plum Borough, passed away peacefully Friday, Nov. 30, 2018. He was born Sept. 22, 1933, in New Kensington to the late Thomas Sr. and Catherine Novak Faix. William served in the Army during the Korean War. He was an avid stamp collector and enjoyed bowling, horseshoes, listening to polkas, and spending time with his family. He was a life member at Seventh St. Sportsmen's Club, Logans Ferry Volunteer Fire Company, VFW Post 92, and St. Mary of Czestochowa Roman Catholic Church. Survivors include his son, Bill (Diane) Faix Jr.; daughter, Michelle (Kurt) Schreiber; grandchildren, Marissa E. Faix, Michele R. (Scott) Flurer, Christoper Schreiber, and Aaron Schreiber; two great-grandchildren, Henry and Robert; sister, Judith Olczak; and sister-in-law, Ellen Faix. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Kathleen Sylak Faix in 2011; brother, Thomas Faix Jr.; and brother-in-law, Edward Olczak.
Visitation will be from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 5, in ROSS G. WALKER FUNERAL HOME LTD., 217 Freeport Road, New Kensington, where prayers of transfer will be held at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 6, followed at 10 a.m. by a funeral Mass in St. Mary Roman Catholic Church. Father John Szczesny will celebrate the Mass. Burial will be in St. Mary Catholic Cemetery, Lower Burrell.
Published in The Valley News Dispatch on Dec. 3, 2018
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