Jacob R. Erdeljac
FUNERAL HOME
Burket-Truby Funeral Home Cremation & Alternative Services
421 Allegheny Avenue
Oakmont, PA
Jacob Robert Erdeljac, 40, of Penn Township, passed away Monday, May 17, 2021. He was the beloved son of Robert J. Erdeljac and Barbara A. Zimmers; brother of Elizabeth (David) Amend, Zachary (Amber) Erdeljac and Seth Erdeljac; grandson of Betty Zimmers and the late Richard Zimmers, late Joseph and Marie Erdeljac; uncle of Machaela, who was his godchild, Austin, Addison, Wyatt and Blake. He is also survived by many loving aunts, uncles and cousins. Jake was a Harley Davidson enthusiast and loved riding bikes since his youth. He took great pride in his home. Jake enjoyed landscaping, hunting and traveling. He treated everyone as his best friend. Friends and relatives will be received from 1 to 5 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, May 20, 2021, at the BURKET-TRUBY FUNERAL HOME CREMATION & ALTERNATIVE SERVICES INC., 421 Allegheny Ave., Oakmont. Masks and social distancing are required and no more than 50 people in the funeral home at a time. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. Friday, May 21, 2021, in Holy Family Parish (St. John the Baptist Catholic Church). Everyone please meet directly at church. Interment will follow in Plum Creek Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made in his name to a drug or alcohol recovery group of one's choice.


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Published by Tribune Review on May 19, 2021.
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May
20
Visitation
1:00p.m. - 5:00p.m.
Burket-Truby Funeral Home Cremation & Alternative Services
421 Allegheny Avenue, Oakmont, PA
May
20
Visitation
6:00p.m. - 8:00p.m.
Burket-Truby Funeral Home Cremation & Alternative Services
421 Allegheny Avenue, Oakmont, PA
May
21
Mass of Christian Burial
11:00a.m.
Holy Family Parish (St. John the Baptist Catholic Church)
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My sincerest condolences on this tragedy to Bob Erdlejac (Mr. Erdlejac as I knew him). I'm a former student of his (class and football field) from Knoch and recently learned Jacob is his son. Deepest sympathies Mr. Erdlejac.
Fred Coll
Student
June 2, 2021
My heartfelt sympathy to you and your family. Sending love and prayers.
Kathy Szramowski McQuade
Acquaintance
June 1, 2021
My heartfelt sympathy for you and your family. Sending love and prayers.
Kathy Szramowski McQuade
Acquaintance
June 1, 2021
Jake was a friend of my daughter Jodi, a great guy. May he rest in peace.
David Morgan
Friend
May 29, 2021
We'll miss you forever at work!
May 21, 2021
We loved you and your family. You were a beautiful Christian person!
May 21, 2021
Dear Erdeljac family, so incredibly sorry for your loss. I knew Jake in high school and attended homecoming together. I will always remember him as a kind soul with the brightest and best smile. Prayers for you all.
Michelle (Ciorra) Covone
Michelle Covone
Friend
May 21, 2021
Dear Erdeljac family, so incredibly sorry for your loss. I knew Jake in high school and attended homecoming together. I will always remember him as a kind soul with the brightest and best smile. Prayers for you all.
Michelle (Ciorra) Covone
Michelle Covone
Friend
May 21, 2021
You were our favorite friend!
Vitin and Wichito
May 21, 2021
Sorry to learn about your son. my oldest son is his age. I can't imagine what you are feeling right now. "Cast all your cares upon Him, because He cares about you." 1 Peter
God Bless,
Richard Smith
Richard Smith
Friend
May 21, 2021
Barb and Rob, our prayers and thoughts go out to you and your family.
John and Andrea (Meshanko) Zacchia
Friend
May 21, 2021
Love to all of the family!

The Kober family
May 20, 2021
You don't know me but my heart breaks for you. My deepest condolences on the loss of your handsome son. My thoughts and prayers are with family and friends.
Anonymous
Friend
May 20, 2021
Liz, I'm so sorry to hear of you're brother's passing. My heart grieves for you and you're family. May God comfort you today and give you strength for tomorrow. Love your friend, Nancy St. Clair
Nancy St. Clair
Friend
May 20, 2021
Liz and Family: My heart goes out to you all during this difficult time.
Leslie (Suhr) Gervasio
May 20, 2021
Michael and Adeline Flinko
May 20, 2021
Look over us from Heaven sweet angel!
May 20, 2021
You & Mara were so proud of your family!
Coworker
May 20, 2021
Ed & Hazel Serafini
May 19, 2021
I am very very sorry for your loss.
Your family is in my prayers.

Sheryl Martinelli
Friend
May 19, 2021
You loved people & animals!
Now you are with the lamb of God!
Coworker
May 19, 2021
Dennis and Jeannie Flinko
May 19, 2021
Please accept our deepest condolences for your loss. Our thoughts are with the families of this tragedy.
Christine and Robert Weyant
Acquaintance
May 19, 2021
We are so sorry for your loss! You have our deepest sympathy! Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family!

Dennis and Jeannie Flinko
Jeannie Flinko
Friend
May 19, 2021
As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.
Charlie & Loretta Matsko
Family
May 19, 2021
Kathryn Adams
May 19, 2021
Such a senseless tragedy. Prayers of healing and comfort for Jacob's family, friends and all who knew and loved him.
May 19, 2021
We'll always love you!
May 19, 2021
Love and prayers,

Ame Caline

Michel Polnareff
Acquaintance
May 19, 2021
Grief can be so hard, but our special memories help us cope. Remembering you and your loved one today and always.
Janet Hillery
May 19, 2021
May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief.
Janet Hillery
May 19, 2021
We extend our deepest sympathy on the loss of your fine son. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers.
Joanne & Tom Tano
Acquaintance
May 18, 2021
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