Aloys G. Bongartz Jr., 73, of North Huntingdon, passed away Thursday, October 15, 2020 in UPMC East Hospital. He was born, July 25, 1947 in Pittsburgh, son of the late Aloys G. and Ruth Bongartz. Prior to his retirement, Aloys was a steel worker for US Steel and a member of St. Agnes Parish. He enjoyed participating in the renaissance fairs, woodworking and playing in a pool league. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Catherine Izbicki. He is survived by his son, John Bongartz and his wife, Sabrina; brother-in-law, Tim Izbicki; grandchildren, Nathaniel Cramer and Harley Bongartz. Friends will be received from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Tuesday, October 27 at the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon, PA. A funeral service will take place at time to be announced. Burial will take place at St. Mary's Polish Cemetery, McKeesport. www.shirleyfuneralhome.com
Originally published October 20, 2020.