William J. "Bill" Geresti Monday, May 11, 1925 - Wednesday, March 29, 2017
William J. “Bill” Geresti, 91, of Avella, passed away on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 in Washington County Health Center, Chartiers Township. He was born May 11, 1925 in Cross Creek Township, Avella, son of the late Samuel and Theresa Kovach Geresti. Mr. Geresti was a lifelong resident of Avella and was a 1943 graduate of Avella High School. He was a member of the St. Michael Church of Avella and was employed by Avella Lumber and Supply as an electrician and carpenter for 28 years. Mr. Geresti enjoyed gardening and spending time with his family. He was the last of his immediate family. Surviving are, his nieces and nephews, Jeanette, Mike, Tom, Theresa, Bob, Kathy, Jimmy D, and Kevin; and several great nieces and nephews. Deceased in addition to his parents are, a brother, James Geresti; and a sister, Margaret Klem. Friends and family will be received from 10am until noon on Saturday, April 1, 2017 in the Jerome A. Stefkovich Funeral Home, Inc. located at 18 Campbell Street, Avella, PA 15312. Funeral Service and burial are private and will be held at the family’s convenience. Memorial contributions can be made to St. Michael Roman Catholic Church at 97 Highland Avenue, Avella, PA 15312. Condolences may be expressed at www.stefkovichfuneralhome.com.