May 27, 1931 – December 5, 2017
Besseck, Sr., John F.
Age 86, on Tuesday, December 5, 2017, of Whitehall.
Beloved husband of the late Rose Clare Besseck for over 64 years; loving father of Karen (Joseph) Buxton, John F. (Mary) Besseck, Jr., Lawrence (Patricia) Besseck and Carol Crowley; proud grandfather of John (Beckie) Besseck III, James (the late Michelle) Besseck, Ami Shelleby, Amanda (Alan) Gamble, Daniel Besseck, Robert Crowley, Jr., Andrew Crowley and Sarah Crowley; doting great-grandfather of Shanoyn, Joshua, Justin, Jaci and Ellieana; brother-in-law of Marilyn Pearson and Rev. Lawrence V. Holpp. John retired as a melter for Mesta Machine. Friends will be received at the John F. Slater Funeral Home, Inc., 412-881-4100, 4201 Brownsville Road, Brentwood 15227, Friday, December 8, 2017, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Funeral Prayer on Saturday morning at 9:15. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Elizabeth of Hungary Church at 10:00 am.