John E. “Jack” Neubert, 85, of McKean, died Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at UPMC Hamot. He was born in Ridgway, PA on August 11, 1934, the son of the late Elmer and Antoinette Neubert.
Jack served in the U.S. Army from 1957-1959 as a PFC in the Vietnam War.
He was employed at Zurn Industries as a machine operator for 34 years.
He was a lifetime member of St. Francis Ushers Club, in McKean, a member of American Legion Post 742, in Fairview, and also the VFW Post 740.
He was a very active member of St. Francis Xavier Church in McKean.
Jack was a very handy and crafty man. He built the house that he lived in with the help of his wife and children. He was always working on something. He enjoyed gardening, woodworking, and metalworking. He was truly a “Jack” of all trades.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Bertha Neubert; and 3 sisters, Mary Jane, Shirley, and Betty.
Survivors include; a daughter, Frances Flak; 2 sons, John E. (Karen) Neubert II, and Tim (Tracey) Neubert; 6 grandchildren, Heather English, Jennifer Poland, John E. Neubert III, Tyler Neubert, Thomas Neubert, and Jessica Flak; and 6 great grandchildren.
Friends may call at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, 8880 Main St., McKean, PA on Monday, September 16, 2019 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held there Tuesday at 10:00 a.m.
The Glunt Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc., Edinboro, is in charge of funeral arrangements.
Burial will be in St. Francis Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Erie City Mission/New Life Center, 1017 French St., Erie, PA 16501. To send condolences please visit www.gluntfuneralhome.com.
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