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Burket-Truby Funeral Home of Oakmont

Gillespie, James R.




James R. Gillespie, age 74 of Verona and Penn Hills passed away peacefully on Wednesday, January 11, 2017. Born on December 29, 1942 he was the son of the late Edgar and Marion Gillespie of Greenville, PA. Beloved husband of Dorothy (Schweitzer) Gillespie for 43 years, and father of Jim, Jr. A veteran of the Vietnam War, Jim worked in the field of engineering until his retirement. Friends and relatives will be received on Friday, January 13, 2017 from 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. at the BURKET-TRUBY FUNERAL HOME CREMATION & ALTERNATIVE SERVICES, INC. 421 Allegheny Ave. Oakmont. Funeral Service Saturday, January 14, 2017, 11 a.m. in the funeral home. Entombment will follow in Mt. Hope Cemetery. Donations may be made in his name to Health Care at Home Hospice, 4800 Friendship Ave. Pittsburgh, PA 15224