John W. Eisele, Jr., age 61, of McKeesport, formerly of North Versailles, died January 7, 2021, at UPMC McKeesport. Born February 12, 1959, in McKeesport, he was the son of the late John Sr. and Mary JoAnn (Hennessey) Eisele, and the beloved husband of Pam (Humphries Stanich) Eisele for 25 years. John was a mechanic at area car dealerships before opening his own garage in North Versailles. He was loved and respected by his customers for being an honest and knowledgeable mechanic.
He was a member of First Free Evangelical Church, where he was a youth group leader and also a member of the McKeesport Sportsmen's Association. In addition to his wife Pam, he is survived by children, Nadine Eisele, Kari (Bryan) Hurley, and Kelly (Michael Krosky) Stanich; grandchildren, Austin Yanak, Maxwell Krosky, Benjamin Krosky, Domenik Hurley, and Noelle Hurley. He was also preceded in death by a sister, Cheryl Bottger. Family and friends will be received at Willig Funeral Home & Crematory on Wednesday, January 13, 2021, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. The funeral service will be on Thursday, January 14, 2021, at First Free Evangelical Church at 10 a.m. Pastor Kirk Albrecht will officiate. Burial will follow at Round Hill Cemetery. Condolences and memories may be shared at www.willigfuneralcremationservices.com. Charles Danforth, Supervisor.
Originally published January 11, 2021.