He is survived by his brother, Paul M. Salopek of West Mifflin, sister, Juliann M. (George) Tamsula of Forward Township, nieces and nephews, Joseph, Ashley, Krista, Cameron, Carter, Alexander, Adam, John, Michael, and Jacob, and sisters-in-law, Laura Salopek of North Huntingdon and Tina Salopek of Virginia Beach, VA . He was preceded in death by his brothers, David J. and Joseph E. Salopek. Family and friends are welcome Tuesday, May 1, 2018 from 2-8 pm at the Gilbert Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. 6028 Smithfield Street, Boston, Elizabeth Township. (412) 751-5000 Drew J. Gilbert, director. Service will be held in the funeral home chapel on Tuesday at 8:00 pm. Private inurnment will be in the Cemetery of the Alleghenies Columbarium, Bridgeville. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project at 412-471-0935. Condolences may be made at Gilbertfuneralhomeandcrematory.com
Originally published April 27, 2018.