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.

Jerome A. Stefkovich Funeral Home, Inc. 18 Campbell Street, Avella, PA 15312

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Jerome A. Stefkovich Funeral Home, Inc. 18 Campbell Street, Avella, PA 15312

Z u were a very special person n well loved vince enjoyed your company and u guys having a beer together u will be missed everyone loved u Tom and Tim loved u to you r in heaven and with vince ur dad n every one we love u zz love you u will always be thought of. Love you Molly

Kim, Pat, Cody, Logan and family,

Our prayers are with you as you celebrate the life of your father and grandfather. May you remember the great times together and the support he provided you. God Bless. Mat, Darlene and boys!

Kim, Our deepest sympathy at the loss of your father.  Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Bob & Jeannie DeLaura family

Kim and Family-  I am very sorry for your loss.  You are in my thoughts and prayers.  

Terry and family, So very sorry for your loss. May GOD'S strength help you through this very sad time. GOD BLESS all of you. Jim and Sonya Petricca

Oh Z. You were a strong man that always made me laugh. Ill keep watch over Kimmy. Rest in peace.
The Weinman's

What a wonderful funny and kind guy. See you in heaven some day Zz

Earl was awonderful person a great sportman and tremendous family man. Prayers to all his wonderful family