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Friday April 5th, 2019
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William G. McKelvey

McKelvey – William G., 81, of Salix, went to be with the Lord on March 31, 2019 at his home in Salix. Born March 8, 1938, in Pittsburgh. Son of Robert and Margaret (Copes) McKelvey. Preceded in death by his parents; wife, Atty: Jeanne W. McKelvey and son, William G. McKelvey, Jr. He is survived by his loving children, Colt A. (Rachel) McKelvey, Chey Y. (Cody) McKelvey-Todaro, and Dr. Robert J. (Sharon) McKelvey; grandchildren; Leanne, Laura, Joshua, John, Joseph, Lydia, and Ava. Great granddaughter, Finley DeSoto; brother, Robert T. (Arlene) McKelvey, Washington, PA; brothers-in-law; Dr. Gary Wolford and Dr. Larry Wolford. Also, numerous nieces and nephews. Bill was a Veteran of the US Airforce. He was a member of Trinity PCA Church, Hostetler Road, Richland and former member of the Fulton Co. Jaffa Shrine. Bill was a Col. in the Civil Air Patrol. He was owner and operator of McKelvey Oil Comp. Inc. for over 40 years. Bill was also a licensed pilot. He served on numerous boards in several counties. Bill loved the Lord and will be remembered for his strong work ethic and love for his family. Friends received 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. on Friday, April 5, 2019, at Harris Funeral Home, 500 Cherry Lane, Richland and from 9 to time of Funeral service at 10 a.m. on Saturday at Trinity PCA Church. Rev. Dr. David Karlberg, Pastor. Interment will be at Deer Creek Cemetery, Pittsburgh, PA. Family suggests donations to Trinity PCA Church or to the Joyce Murtha Breast Care Center in memory of his late wife, Jeanne Wolford McKelvey. (Online condolences may be posted to www.wharrisfuneralhome.com)


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Blessings to the McElvey family, Trinity Presbyterian, and the Johnstown community at large. Bill had a larger than life enthusiasm and walked with a purpose. Im sure he is celebrating with loved ones and angels.

Michael Bullerdick Apr 6 2019 12:00 AM

My Sincere Condolences to the McKelvey family and employees
Bill was such a great man, I was so glad I had the opportunity to know him... I used to letter the trucks for Bill for McKelvey Oil .
He always had a smile a handshake and a joke to tell
a true hard working businessman who will be surely missed in our community God Bless ya Bill!

Patty Lee Apr 3 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of William McKelvey

Patty Lee Apr 3 2019 12:00 AM

A Thomas Kinkade The Good Shepherd's Cottage Tapestry was sent on April 3, 2019

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Expression of Sympathy Apr 3 2019 12:00 AM

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When we lose a loved one here on earth, we gain an angel in heaven that watches over us. May you take comfort in knowing that you have an angel to watch over you now. We extend our condolences to you. Todd & Chaun Tel Souders

Expression of Sympathy Apr 2 2019 12:00 AM

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Expression of Sympathy Apr 2 2019 12:00 AM