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“Our sympathy, Kathy to you and your family. Great memories of Al. We remember many years of friendship and his sense of humor. From former J&Lers...Read More »
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“Kathy, Paul & Mike,You have my deepest sympathies on the loss of husband/father. He was a great man.So very sorry for you and your family. Joe Kopas ”
2 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“Kathy,Paul,Mike You have my deepest sympathies Lavar ”
3 of 13 | Posted by: Lavar Treadwell - Mckees Rocks, PA

“Paul, Mike, Kathy, and Gedeon Family,Al was a fun loving and generous man that I had the pleasure of getting to know through working at The Techs ...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Barbara Phillis

“I will always remember Al for his smile and his great sense of humor. He became president of the ASD at a time when its demise was imminent and...Read More »
5 of 13 | Posted by: Bill Sutfin - Chesterton, IN

“Great memories of a great guy who Ihad many fun times and laughs with. He will be missed by manyDeepest sympathy to the Gedeon family.Don Johnston ”
6 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“Kathy, Paul and Michael,Betty Lu and I are saddened to learn of Al's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. We will truly miss him., but...Read More »
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8 of 13 | Posted by: James David - St Johns, FL

“Paul,Your Father was a gentleman with an entrepreneurial business acumen and also a great sense of humor.He always treated me respectfully through...Read More »
9 of 13 | Posted by: Cam Smith, Jr. - Ottawa Hills, OH

“Kathy, Paul, and Mike,I'm so sorry for your loss. My deepest sympathies to you.Michael Burroway ”
10 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“We send you our deepest sympathy and our prayers for comfort. ”
11 of 13 | Posted by: Mary, Michele, Tiffany Kate, Connie

“My sympathy to all at the loss of Al. He was a great man & dear friend. Val Elrod ”
12 of 13 | Posted by: val elrod - st augustine, FL

“Kathy, Paul, and MikeDeepest sympathy for your loss.His tree is doing very well here in the Villages.May the Lord be with you in your grief.Bob...Read More »
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Age 87, of Mt. Washington, passed away peacefully at home with family at his side on Saturday, December 16, 2017, after a recent diagnosis of melanoma. Beloved husband of 54 years of Kathleen "Kathy" (Macsurak) Gedeon; loving father of Paul (Michelle) Gedeon and Michael Gedeon; cherished Poppa of Alexander, Lauren, Aubrey, Katherine and Andrew. Albert was a Veteran of the Navy from 49-53 - radioman, member of Association of Steel Distributors (President 1992, Man of the Year in 1993), a mentor for Junior Achievement in Cleveland, SCORE Veteran (Counselors to American Small Businesses) assisting small business owners, donating time and expertise. He was a current member of St. Mary of the Mount Church. Albert was a Pittsburgh native from Beltzhoover, attended school in St. Georges in Allentown (now closed). He started his career in 1955 at J&L Galvanizing Line, now known as Metal Tech. His career took him to Cleveland, Ohio and Tulsa, Oklahoma. He held many various executive jobs until 1982, when at age 52, decided to form his own company called Lane Steel. Paul stated, "Dad retired in 1995. He taught my brother and I well. The business continues to grow and thrive thanks to the time our father took to prepare us to take over the business. He developed business relationships with customers in many states east of the Mississippi. " He was a huge fan of all Pittsburgh sports teams. He was a gregarious people person in business and personal life. If you knew him, you loved him. Family and friends welcome Tuesday 1-4 and 6-8 p.m. WILLIAM SLATER II FUNERAL SERVICE, 1650 Greentree Rd., Scott Twp., 15220 (412-563-2800). Funeral Mass in St. Mary of the Mount Church Wednesday 10 a.m. EVERYONE PLEASE MEET AT CHURCH. Entombment in Cloister of St. Anastasia, St. Augustine, FL at a later date. In lieu of flowers, the family suggest donation to the Little Sisters of the Poor in memory of Albert J. Gedeon.