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Donald C. ("Duck") Angelo

May 23, 1935 ~ March 23, 2023 (age 87) 87 Years Old


Donald C. "Duck" Angelo, age 87, of Brownsville, PA passed away on Thursday, March 23rd, 2023 at home with his family at his side.

He was born on May 23rd, 1935 in Brownsville, PA to the late Frank and Lucille Angelo.

He was preceded in death by his sisters:  Marie Hudak and Frances "Cookie" Bobeck and a son, Eddy Balas.

Duck is survived by his beloved wife of 57 years, Alberta

his brother:  Frank Angelilli and his wife Karen

daughters:  Cathy Demeter and husband Joe

                        Kim Pritts and husband Bob

sons:  William and Dale Angelo

nine grandchildren:  Brian; PJ (Bianca); Donald; Richard (Katie); Marcus; Lucas; Jacob; Steven (Paige); and Alexa

also survived by several great-grandchildren

Duck was a member of The Brownsville Fire Company No. 1 with 54 years of service.  During his term, he served 1 year as Lieutenant and Captain.

He served two years active military in The United States Air Force as a fuels and oil technician.  From there, he had over 40 years as a roof bolter in The Maple Creek Mine.  Once retired, he spent many days on the golf course including his favorite, Carmichaels Golf Club.  He was a member and pillar in Friday Night Bingos at The Brownsville Sons of Italy - Frank Ricco Lodge #731 in Brownsville, PA.

The family would like to express a special thank you to OSPTA Home Health and Hospice nurses and aides for the kind and compassionate care that they provided during such a difficult time.

Friends will be received in The Skirpan Funeral Home 135 Park Street Brownsville, PA on Sunday March 26th from 2-8PM.  Additional Visitation will be held on Monday, March 27th from 10:00AM until 11:00AM at The Apostolic Gospel Church 80 Williams Street Brownsville.  A Funeral Service will begin at 11:00AM with Brother Allen Daniels officiating.  Entombment will follow in LaFayette Memorial Park where full military rites will be accorded by American Legion Posts #940, #838, and #275.

The Brownsville Fire Company No. 1 will hold services on Sunday evening at 7PM.

A funeral service will be held on Sunday evening at 8PM with Rev. Fr. Efren Ambre officiating.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Donald C. ("Duck") Angelo, please visit our floral store.


March 26, 2023

2:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Skirpan Funeral Home
135 Park Street
Brownsville, PA 15417

March 27, 2023

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Apostolic Gospel Church
80 Williams Street
Brownsville, PA 15417

Funeral Service
March 27, 2023

11:00 AM
Apostolic Gospel Church
80 Williams Street
Brownsville, PA 15417


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