Paul W. Biles, age 76, of Elrama, passed away on Saturday, October 13, 2018 at Jefferson Hospital. He retired as a mechanic for Servi-Sel Inc. in Bethel Park. He was a member of Elrama Volunteer Fire Company and the Elrama Sportsmen's Club.
Born December 19, 1941 in Elizabeth, he was a son of the late Charles and Mary (Ruffing) Biles. He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Dana (Bucy) Biles; children, James Edward Barrickman III of Jefferson Hills, Donna (Edward) Bleil of Elizabeth Borough, Paula (Vince) Rende of Plum Borough, Darlene (Stephen) Jeffers of Elizabeth Twp., Daniel (Sherry) Biles of Finleyville and Beth Biles of Pittsburgh; 19 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; brothers, Charles Biles of Mt. Union and Michael and David Biles, both of Elrama; also, nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brother, William Biles. Friends will be received in the Paul E. Bekavac Funeral Home, 221 North Second Avenue, Elizabeth on Monday, October 15, 2018 from 1-4 and 6-8 PM. A funeral service will take place on Tuesday, October 16, 2018 at 10 AM in the funeral home chapel with Pastor Hal Dangel officiating. Burial will follow in Round Hill Cemetery, Elizabeth Twp. Offer condolences at www.bekavacfuneralhome.com.
Originally published October 14, 2018.