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William R. Gilchrist

William R. Gilchrist Obituary
William R. Gilchrist, 78, of North Huntingdon, died Friday, Oct. 4, 2019. He was the beloved husband of Janice (Lyons) Gilchrist for 31 years; loving father of Melinda (Jim) Polson, Melanie (Butch) Doyle and Kathy (Nick) Blumling; honored stepfather of Shawn (Sherry) Seibert, Jody (Jamie) Seibert and the late Scott Seibert; precious grandpap of Krista, Mindi, Zach, Mason, Cole and Willow; brother of Sheryl (Bud) Williams, Richard Gilchrist, the late Donald (John Sheets) Gilchrist, the late Ronald Gilchrist and late Patricia Gilchrist. Bill was a manager of the Giant Eagle of North Huntingdon and, after a number of years, he became the manager of the Shop 'n Save of Forest Hills. He later owned and operated a Wise Potato Chip route until his retirement. In retirement, Bill enjoyed driving a bus for students at Clelian Heights in Greensburg. He also enjoyed a good round of golf.
There will not be a visitation and his memorial service will be private to his family. Arrangements are with PATRICK T. LANIGAN FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY INC., East Pittsburgh, 412-824-8800.
Published in Greensburg Tribune Review from Oct. 7 to Oct. 17, 2019
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