Eugene "Gene"'s Story
65, of Westmont, died suddenly on September 7, 2017 at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center. Born September 17, 1951 in Johnstown, son of Edward and Josephine (Donley) Mindyas. Preceded in death by his parents and brother Edward A. Survived by his loving wife of 44 years Theresa "Terri" (Granda), sons Thomas "Tom" married to Krissy (Lipuma) of Sykesville, MD and Ryan married to Brandi (Helmick) of Winchester, VA, loving grandchildren Allison and Joey, sister Antoinette wife of Carl Muha Jr. of Colorado. and grand doggies Gia and Laila. Gene was a 1970 graduate of Westmont Hilltop High School. He was employed at General Kinetics "G.K.I." as a welder for 34 years, and Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center.
Former member of the Westmont Volunteer Fire Department. Gene was the proud owner of Shenandoah Sunshine Candles and enjoyed attending many craft shows with his wife. He was a member of Our Mother of Sorrows Catholic Church. Gene loved spending time with his family and especially his grandchildren.
Friends will be received from 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 pm on Monday, September 11, 2017 at Frank Duca Funeral Home, Westmont Chapel, 1622 Menoher Blvd. with Funeral Mass to follow at 1:00 p.m at Our Mother of Sorrows Catholic Church. Very Rev. Mark S. Begly. In lieu of flowers please make donation to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital at https://www.stjude.org in his memory. Condolences may be sent through www.ducafuneralhome.com.
Published on September 9, 2017