George Mehalko

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George Mehalko, 89, a resident of Waterbridge, Personal Care Home, Pine Grove, formerly of Mountainside, Williamstown, died Thursday, Aug. 30, at Waterbridge.

Born in Williamstown, October 30, 1922, he was a son of the late Mike and Mary Bordash Mehalko.

George was a U.S. Navy veteran of W.W. II. He retired as a mechanic from U.S. Army Reserve, New Jersey.

He was a member of the former Holy Spirit Byzantine Catholic Church, Williamstown. A 1941 graduate of the former Williamstown High School; a charter member of the Williamstown V.F.W. and a member of the Williamstown American Legion.

In addition to his parents he was pre-deceased by five sisters, Betty, Anna, Ellen, Mary and Emma; a brother John.

Surviving are a brother, Mike Mehalko, Vero Beach, FL; nephews and nieces including, Mary Ann Sabol, Pottsville, who was George's caregiver.

Parastas and Panahida was celebrated, Thursday, Sept. 6 from the Chapel of the Dimon Funeral Homes, Inc., Tower City with the Very Reverend Francis M. Twardzik. Burial with military honors was in the Holy Spirit Byzantine Cemetery, Williamstown.

In lieu of flowers donations should be made to Saints Peter and Paul Byzantine Catholic Church, 107 S. 4th Street, Minersville, PA 17954. To sign the guestbook visit

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