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W. Paul McAnlis
April 10, 2007
W. Paul McAnlis, 83, of Rochester Township, passed away Sunday, April 8, 2007, in Rochester Manor. Born in Big Beaver Twp. on the farm on June 23, 1923, a son of the late William S. and Edna Mae (Jenkins) McAnlis, he was retired from Phoenix Glass and was protestant by faith. He was an avid sports fan, a bowler with the Deaf League and was the “Deaf Man of the Year.” He loved gardening and being around his friends and family.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Frances Ruth (Lamphier) McAnlis, on Sept. 8, 1985; a daughter, Bonita R. McAnlis, on Oct. 28, 1962; a son, David P. McAnlis, on Aug. 2, 1974; an infant brother and sister, and two sisters, Marie Marrow and Lilly Mae McAnlis.
He is survived by six brothers and sisters, Dorothy J. English, Baltimore, Md.; Wayne S. (Lois) McAnlis, New Galilee; Ralph, Edinburg, Pa.; Marjorie (Clair) McElwain-Miller, Portersville; Robert (Phillis) McAnlis, New Galilee, and A. Lee (Bettie) McAnlis, Fountain Hills, Ariz., and his companion, Jeannie Kriger.
A memorial service will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. in the HUNTSMAN ROCHESTER FUNERAL HOME, http://www.huntsman funeralhomes.com, 502 Adams St.
Private inurnment will take place in Lamphier Cemetery, Eldred, Pa.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Western PA School for the Deaf, 300 E. Swissvale Ave., Pittsburgh, Pa. 15218 or to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 810 River Ave., Suite 100, Pittsburgh, Pa. 15212.