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William J. Trasp

July 11, 1926 ~ May 30, 2017 (age 90)

William J. Trasp, age 90, of Irwin, passed away on Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at Mt. Vernon of Elizabeth. He was a Navy veteran of World War II. A retired boiler maker for U.S. Steel Clairton Works, he enjoyed metal detecting and finding arrowheads by the Monongahela River. He also liked playing cards at the Elrama Sportsmen's Club. Born July 11, 1926 in Lincoln Borough, he was a son of the late Frank and Grace (Blakley) Trasp and husband of the late Loretta Fern (Welch) Trasp. He is survived by daughter, Bonnie Popp of Irwin; son, William "Yogi" Trasp of Linesville; nine grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; sisters, Grace Heckman of Elizabeth and Caroline "Cabby" Elliot of Riverhead, Long Island, NY; also, nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by sons, Thomas and James Trasp. Friends will be received in the Paul E. Bekavac Funeral Home, Elizabeth on Thursday, June 1, 2017 from 12 Noon until the time of service at 3 PM in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Roy A. Kelly officiating. Burial will follow in Round Hill Cemetery, Elizabeth Twp.


 Service Information

Visitation
Thursday
June 1, 2017

12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Paul E. Bekavac Funeral Home
221 North Second Avenue
Elizabeth, PA 15037

Funeral Service
Thursday
June 1, 2017

3:00 PM
Paul E. Bekavac Funeral Home Chapel
221 N. Second Ave.
Elizabeth, PA 15037

Committal
Thursday
June 1, 2017

4:00 PM
Round Hill Cemetery
2131 Round Hill Church Road
Elizabeth, PA 15037


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