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Aloysius A. "Butch" Dentel

June 26, 1927 - July 19, 2021

Obituary For Aloysius A. "Butch" Dentel

Age 94, on Monday, July 19, 2021, of Baldwin Borough.

Beloved husband of 67 years to the late Rita M. (Blinkiewicz) Dentel; loving father of Diane (Robert) Reichenbach and Judith (Timothy) Kielbowick; loving grandfather of Hunter and Hayden Kielbowick; brother of August (Charlotte) Dentel and the late Albert Jr., Elizabeth Lotz, and Frederick Dentel. Also survived by nieces and nephews. Aloysius served in the Korean War, where he earned his Combat Infantry Badge and two Bronze Stars. Early in life, while employed by Gardner Displays, he was involved in the 1962 Century 21 Exposition/Seattle World’s Fair and the 1964 New York World’s Fair. Later, in 1989, he retired after 24 years from Harbison-Walker Refractories Company. Friends and family will be received at the John F. Slater Funeral Home, Inc., 412-881-4100, 4201 Brownsville Road, Brentwood 15227 on Thursday, July 22, 2021 from 6-8 p.m. and Friday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Funeral Prayer on Saturday morning at 9:45. Mass of Christian Burial with military honors in Blessed Trinity Parish, St. Wendelin Church on Saturday at 10:30 a.m. His family thanks the staff at Paramount Senior Living, Bethel Park, for providing purpose and companionship during his last months.

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Judith, So sorry for the loss of your beloved father. No words can ease your pain. But hopefully, sending prayers and hugs will help. Please know that we are thinking of you and your family at this difficult time. With love, Kim, Shawn and family.
- Kimberly Ulmer
A truly nice and gentle man. I'm going to miss your jokes and your smile. I'm happy you are with your wife again. God bless you. Gail Mikush
- Gail Mikush

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