Gary Wendell Sterner, age 66, of Jeannette died May 17, 2018 at his home. He was born October 20, 1951 in McKeesport, Pa., a son of Catherine "Kay" Flanagen Sterner and the late Charles Sterner.
Prior to his retirement, Gary was employed by Westinghouse as a Nuclear Technician, Volkswagen as a quality manager and Coopers R.V Center. He was an avid Pittsburgh Steeler fan, graduate of Norwin Class of 1969 , member of the American Legion Post 344 of Jeannette and a veteran of the Vietnam War having served in the U.S. Army. He was preceded in death by his sister, Bonnie Sterner. In addition to his mother, he is survived by one brother Dale and his wife Linda, one sister Denise Conard and her husband Keith, numerous nieces and nephews. Friends will be received from 6-7 p.m. on Monday at the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon,Pa followed by a service in the funeral home chapel at 7 p.m. Memorials may be made to American Legion 109 S 5th Street, Jeannette, Pa 15644. www.shirleyfuneralhome.com.
Originally published May 18, 2018.