James A. Reedy, 78, of Burgettstown PA, passed away after a two-month illness in Allegheny General Hospital on December 8, 2021. James was born on August 10, 1943, son of Claire Reedy and Hilda G. Wagner. He was a 1961 graduate of Fort Cherry High School. After High School, he married Sally Reedy the love of his life and best friend for 60 years.
James became a Mechanical Foreman at Testa Machine Company, where he had worked for over 30 years.
He enjoyed going on walks, being a jack of all trades, and volunteering at the Burgettstown Kids Center for many years.
James was known as ‘Pap’ to every child in Burgettstown, being a pap meant the world to him. He will be truly missed by all who knew him.
He is preceded in death by his mother Hilda Wagner and brother Robert Reedy.
Survived by wife Sally Reedy, son James (MaryAnn) Reedy, grandchildren Jim, Joe, and Julia, brothers Wes (Susan) Reedy of MI, and Dave (Donna) Reedy of CO, sister Bonnie (Mike) Kolano of CO, sister-in-law Nancy Reedy of FL, and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation for James will be held on Sunday, December 12, 2021, from 2-4 pm & 6-8 pm at Young Funeral Home & Cremation Services Inc. 23 Erie Mine Road Burgettstown PA, 15021. (724) 947-2049 www.youngfhinc.com. Funeral service will be held at 10 am on Monday, December 13, 2021, officiated by Reverend Tina Hossler. Burial to follow at Mt. Prospect Cemetery
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