John W. Singer, 90, of Liberty Borough died Friday, September 21, 2018 at Mount Vernon of Elizabeth. Born in Glassport, January 7, 1928, he was the son of the late Christ and Katherine Singer. Husband of the late Geraldine Byard Singer, he is survived by his son, Keith (Sue Ann) Singer of Stahlstown, PA, daughter, Becky (Tim) Bagshaw of Lincoln Place, and son, Jeff Singer of Liberty Borough, also by nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by brothers and sisters, Katherine Jaycox, Earl Singer, and Helen McCraken. Mr. Singer was retired from the former National Works of U.S. Steel, was a member of the Glassport United Methodist Church, served as a volunteer fireman in Liberty Borough, and was a WW II U.S. Navy veteran. Friends will be received in the Hunter Funeral Home, Inc., 1600 Coursin Street, McKeesport, PA 15132 on Monday from 2-4 & 7-9 PM. A service will be held in the funeral home on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at 11:00 AM. Interment with military honors will follow in Jefferson Memorial Park. The family wishes to express appreciation to the nurses and aides of Sivitz Jewish Hospice and to the staff of Mount Vernon of Elizabeth for the wonderful care and services provided to Mr. Singer.
Originally published September 22, 2018.