Earl "Z" Bauduin Jr. Wednesday, November 7, 1951 - Monday, March 6, 2017
Earl “Z” Bauduin Jr., 65, of Avella passed away Monday, March 6, 2017 in his home, after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born on November 7, 1951 in Avella, son of G. Lorraine Jenkins Bauduin Board of Cadiz, KY and the late Earl Bauduin Sr. Mr. Bauduin was a 1969 graduate of Avella High School and worked at Weirton Steel as a Bricklayer for 32 years, retiring in 2001. He was a member of the Independent Steelworkers Union and the Avella Sportsman’s Club. Mr. Bauduin was a lifelong resident of Avella. He loved spending time with his family and enjoyed music, fishing and cars. On September 8, 1973 he married Terry A. Porchiran, who survives. Surviving in addition to his wife and mother are, two daughters, Kimberlee (Patrick) Nikolai of Erie and Jaime (Brian) Todd of Aliquippa; four grandchildren, Cody and Logan Nikolai and Addison and Aiden Todd; a brother, James (Janet) Bauduin of Washington; and his mother-in-law, Lila Porchiran of Slovan. Friends and family will be received from 2-4pm and 6-8pm, concluding with a prayer service held at 8pm, on Friday March 10, 2017, in the Jerome A. Stefkovich Funeral Home, Inc., located at 18 Campbell Street, Avella, PA 15312. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made in to the American Cancer Society. Condolences may be expressed at www.stefkovichfuneralhome.com.