Lemont Furnace

Brian M. Sheetz, 54, of Lemont Furnace, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, August 10, 2019, after a courageous battle with cancer.

Born December 30, 1964, in Connellsville, he was a son of the late Alvin C. Jr. and Carol Ann (Carlson) Sheetz.

He was the beloved husband of 30 years to Denise (Yantko) Sheetz; father of Janelle (Paul) Buckel of Washington, PA and Brandon (Kelly) Sheetz of Monongahela, PA; grandfather of Eliana Sheetz; brother of Alvin C. Sheets III of New Cumberland, PA and Eric (Vicky) Sheetz of Connellsville, PA and the late Rebecca Susan Sheetz; and several nieces and nephews also survive.

Brian was an Army veteran serving in Iraq during the Global War on Terrorism, where he was a recipient of the Silver Star for gallantry in action in Iraq and received the Purple Heart. Brian was a chef and enjoyed cooking, going to concerts and his FOX news. He was a member of the AMVETS, the Military Order of the Purple Heart, The Disabled American Veterans, and the NRA

Visitation in STEPHEN R. HAKY FUNERAL HOME, 603 N. Gallatin Ave. Ext, Uniontown on Monday 6-8 PM and Tuesday 2-4 & 6-8 PM, where a Funeral service will be held on Wednesday at 12:30 PM. Private Interment to follow at the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies, with military honors accorded.

The family would like to thank the Cancer Treatment Centers of America, the Hillman Cancer Center, Fayette EMS, the Uniontown Hospital, Amedysis Hospice, Dr. Gil Perez, Pastor Kerri Clark, Wings for Vets and the Ruffin’ Around Pet Resort.

In lieu of flowers family suggest memorial contributions to Wings for Vets, PO Box 255, Beaver, PA 15009 in Brian’s memory.

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