Benjamin DeBello, age 75, of McKeesport, passed peacefully on January 5, 2021. Born in Wayne, New Jersey on November 4, 1945 and formally of Norwich, New York and Alton, New Hampshire. He is the son of the late Benjamin and Alice Kopack DeBello, and the husband of the late Anna DeBello.
He served in the United States Airforce during the Vietnam War. He devoted his time to many of his passions; spending time with family, hunting, gardening, weightlifting and building custom log homes.
He is survived by sons; Dennis & Christina DeBello of Northwood, NH, and Benjamin & Joanne DeBello of Webster, NH, grandchildren; Anthony, Andrew and Nicholas DeBello, sister, Carol & Wayne Whittaker of Wayne, New Jersey, brother; Fredrick & Sharon DeBello of Cape Coral, FL. He is preceded in death by his sisters; Pamela Lange, Alice Gehman, and Mildred Peranio.
A family gathering was held at Strifflers of White Oak Cremation and Mortuary Services, 1100 Lincoln Way, White Oak, PA 15131 (Sue Striffler Galaski, supervisor, 412-678-6177).
Originally published January 11, 2021.