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Eugene A. Gosseaux

Fayette County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 25 Dec 2004 (aged 78)
Florida, USA
Burial North Belle Vernon, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 10192580 · View Source
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Eugene A. Gosseaux, 78, of Avon Park, Fla., formerly of Belle Vernon, died Saturday, December 25, 2004, in Highland Regional Medical Center, Fla.

Born January 6, 1926, in Grindstone, Pa., a son of Jules and Celina Oppenbrier Gosseaux.

Mr. Gosseaux was a former member of St. Sebastian Roman Catholic Church, Belle Vernon; Brownsville High School Class of 1943, Brownsville, Pa.; and the Bell of Pennsylvania Telephone Pioneers.

He retired October 2, 1982, from Bell Telephone Co. after 38 years of service.

He retired to Sebring/Avon Park, Fla., in 1990.

He was a veteran of World War II, having served in the U.S. Navy.

He was a member and past commander of Belle Vernon American Legion Post 659.

His companion over the past several years was Virginia Hill of Sebring, Fla.

Surviving are a son and daughter-in-law, Pierre and Carol Gosseaux of Bedford County; a daughter and son-in-law, Celine and David Minor of Washington; a brother, Joseph Gosseaux of Warren, Mich.; seven grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

Deceased is his wife, Genevieve Yanek Gosseaux, to whom he was married 50 years and who died April 25, 1998; and two brothers, Emile and Frank Gosseaux.

Visitation will be held from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday in Leonard J. Parzynski Funeral Home, family owned and operated, 626 Broad Avenue, Belle Vernon, 724-929-6183, where prayer services will be held at 9:30 a.m., followed by a funeral Mass at 10 a.m. in St. Sebastian Roman Catholic Church.

Interment will take place in Belle Vernon Cemetery. Members of St. Sebastian Parish will pray the rosary at 3 p.m. Thursday and Belle Vernon American Legion Post 659 will conduct services at 7 p.m. Thursday, both in the funeral home.




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  • Added: 30 Dec 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 10192580
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