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Albert F. Dlhosh, 83

July 03, 2010
  • Albert F. Dlhosh
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JAN. 12, 1927-JULY 2, 2010

FAYETTEVILLE, Pa. - Albert F. Dlhosh, 83, of Fayetteville, Pa., passed away at 12:55 a.m. Friday, July 2, 2010, at Falling Spring Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Born Jan. 12, 1927, in Johnstown, he was a son of the late Stephen R. and Teresa Sveda Dlhosh. Albert was a 1945 graduate of Johnstown High School and completed a semester at the Johnstown Center of the University of Pittsburgh. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II and attained the rank of staff sergeant. From 1948 to 1956, he was employed as a millworker at Bethlehem Steel Corp. in Johnstown, Pa., and as an apprentice machinist from 1956 to 1960. He retired April 1, 1989, from Mack Trucks Inc., Hagerstown, Md., where he had been employed since 1963. Albert attended Calvary United Methodist Church in Fayetteville and was a former member of the American Legion Post in Chambersburg.

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He is survived by his wife, Joyce Marie Argenbright Dlhosh, whom he married June 4, 1994; seven children, Dr. Sharon P. Dlhosh of Baltimore, Md., Geralyn Dlhosh of Cumberland, Md., Pauline J. Keyes of Danville, Calif., James A. Dlhosh of Williamsport, Md., Francis Dlhosh of Johnstown, Pa., Sid R. Dlhosh of Apache Junction, Ariz., and John M. Dlhosh of Chambersburg; two stepchildren, Denise May Styer of Fayetteville, Pa., and Larry Eugene Hardman Jr. of Fairfield, Pa.; three grandchildren; and a sister, Margaret Babik of Johnstown, Pa. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Theresa and Mary; and five brothers, Emil, Cyril, Milo, John and Gustave.

Funeral services will be at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 7, 2010, in the chapel of Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 333 Falling Spring Road, Chambersburg, PA. The Rev. John Rauch will officiate. Interment will be private. Military honors will be provided by members of Charles Nitterhouse Post 1599 VFW Honor Guard. Friends will be received one hour before the service at the funeral home. The family requests the omission of flowers and suggests memorial contributions be made to Calvary United Methodist Church, 150 Norlo Drive, Fayetteville, PA 17222.

Condolences may be expressed at http://www.geiselfuneralhome.com.

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