James  Wyant
Wyant, James, 84, Johnstown, died October 4, 2019 at his home. Born December 22, 1934 to the late Jacob and Effie (Foust). Preceded in death by two siblings; and brothers-in-law, Bill Weicht; and Charles O'Shea. Survived by wife of 53 years, Joan (Strashensky); daughters, Jacqueline McLean and husband Larry; Mary Edwards and husband Ron; grandchildren, Donald and Brian McLean; Keith Scott; Doug Ohler; eight great granddaughters; one great grandson; and siblings, Ken and wife Geraldine; Harold and wife Delores; Evelyn Weicht; Donna Felix and husband Bruce; Helen O'Shea; and Clyde and wife Judy. James was a truck driver for Merlo Trucking and later retired from M & C Trucking. He was a member of United Mine Workers and enjoyed gardening and taking care of his lawn. Viewing will be held Monday October 7 from 5-7 p.m. at Hindman Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc., 146 Chandler Ave. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude. Arrangements in care of Hindman Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc., "Exclusive Provider of Veterans and Family Memorial Care." Condolences may be made at HindmanFuneralHomes.com
Published on October 5, 2019


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Sherry Strashensky
Oct 09, 2019
Sorry for the loss of your Dad. He will be missed by all who knew him.
Catherine (Kate ) Edwards
Oct 08, 2019
You will always be in my trucking memories. rest in peace my friend . May the lord keep you by his side in heaven.
Carol (Bobak-Baker) Thompson
Oct 07, 2019
Jim was a very nice man, I worked with him at Merlo Trucking many years ago.
Prayers for all the family.
Mary Edwards
Oct 06, 2019
Dad I miss and love you..i loved our time working on cars and making you peanut butter fudge.
Christina Dunigan
Oct 06, 2019
Rest in peace, Pap. You were a wonderful grandfather and an even better great-grandpa.
Oct 05, 2019
So very sorry for your loss..
Shirley Hoover
Oct 05, 2019
Thanksgiving get together afew years ago and at your Wedding

I remember the great time we had at a Thanksgiving dinner and at your Wedding good times.
Hindman Funeral Home
Oct 05, 2019