Walter Milan

Walter Milan

Braeburn, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 8 Jan 2003 (aged 82)
Oakmont, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Brackenridge, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot F 431
Memorial ID 17041732 · View Source
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Walter Milan
Formerly of Lower Burrell

Walter "Blackie" Milan, 82, of Oakmont, formerly of Lower Burrell, died at 5 a.m. Wednesday (Jan. 8, 2003) in Beverly Health Care, Oakmont, where he was a patient the past four months.

Born Dec. 6, 1920, in Braeburn, Lower Burrell, he lived in Lower Burrell since 1982. Prior to that, he lived in Tarentum for most of his life.

He was a 1938 graduate of Tarentum High School.

A World War II veteran, he served with the Navy in the Asiatic Theatre and participated in the Normandy Invasion.

He retired in 1980 from Allegheny Ludlum Steel Corp., Brackenridge, where he was a stocker 42 years.

Mr. Milan was a member of St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church, Brackenridge; the Tarentum Veterans of Foreign Wars, Lower Burrell American Legion, and New Kensington Moose.

He was an avid sports fan.

Surviving him is a brother, Max P. (Olga) Yunaska of Natrona Heights, Harrison.

Also surviving are six nieces and six nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Susan Hanko Yunaska Milan; five brothers, John, Luke, and Emil Yunaska, Joseph Unaska, and Adam Milan; and a sister, Ann Hrivnak.

Private services were conducted at 11 a.m. Friday in the DUSTER FUNERAL HOME, Tarentum. Officiating was the Rev. Gene A. Lenk, vacancy pastor of St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church, Brackenridge.

Burial was in Prospect Cemetery, Brackenridge.

(Obituary from The Valley News Dispatch, Tarentum, Pa.)

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  • Created by: Rich Fedoush
  • Added: 16 Dec 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 17041732
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Walter Milan (6 Dec 1920–8 Jan 2003), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17041732, citing Prospect Cemetery, Brackenridge, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Rich Fedoush (contributor 46805205) .