Herbert H. "Gene" Donley, Jr.

Herbert H. “Gene” Donley Jr., 81, of 223 Mahoney Ave. (Ellport) Ellwood City, died on the morning of March 21, 2009 at his residence. He was born on March 3, 1928 in Ellwood City to the late Herbert Donley Sr. and Susie Dillon Donley.

He attended Lincoln High School. He was retired from The Ellwood City Forge and was a member of the Holy Redeemer Parish.

Herbert is survived by his wife, Betty J. Miller Donley, whom he married in 1951; two sons and daughters-in-law: Gene (and Susan) Donley of Portersville and Jim (and Kathy) Donley of Ellwood City; and four grandchildren: Mark (and April) Donley, Jerimy (and Angela) Donley, both of Ellwood City, Kristin Donley of Toledo, OH, and David Donley of Portersville survive. Four Great Grandchildren: Haley, Alyssa, Hunter and Gracie also survive.

He is also survived by three brothers: Earl Donley, Robert (and Hilda) Donley, and Edward (and Charlene) Donley; and two sisters: Linda Gordon and Goldie Rugh.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Leroy Donley, and a sister, Shirley Dean.

Friends will be received from 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. on Monday March 23, 2009 at the TURNER FUNERAL HOME of Ellwood City, Sixth Street at Park Avenue. A Blessing Service will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Tuesday March 24, 2009 at TURNER’S with the Rev. Fr. Louis Pascazi officiating.

Burial will be in the Slippery Rock Church Cemetery in Wayne Twp.

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