Harry E. Beresford, 93, of Elizabeth Township, passed away Tuesday, February 26, 2019. He was born October 10, 1925 in Versailles and was the son of the late James and Helen (Rosenkranz) Beresford. He was the husband of the late Esther (Woleslagle) Beresford who passed away June 27, 2010. They were married for 64 years. Harry was a US Navy WWII Veteran. He retired from the former Pittsburgh Press and was a former member of Riverview Baptist Church and First Free Evangelical Church in McKeesport. He is survived by his son, James W. (Cindy) Beresford of White Oak, granddaughters, Adrienne Alger and Jamie Beresford, and a great-grandson, Ethan Alger. Private graveside service was held in Mount Vernon Cemetery in Elizabeth Township. Arrangements are by Gilbert Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. 6028 Smithfield Street, Boston, Elizabeth Township. (412) 751-5000 Drew J. Gilbert, Director. Condolences may be made at Gilbertfuneralhomeandcrematory.com
Originally published February 28, 2019.