William C. Sinclair
William Calvin Sinclair, 84, of Mars, and former longtime resident of Lower Burrell, passed away Thursday, Sept. 15, 2011, under the care of Good Samaritan Hospice. He was born April 24, 1927, in Parnassus, to the late Harry and Marie (Lynch) Sinclair. He was employed by the Allegheny Valley School District for 35 years, as both a teacher and Athletic Director. He also taught at Point Park College in Pittsburgh. William was a lifelong learner who traveled frequently with post graduate studies. He had visited all 50 states. He also was an animal lover and enjoyed photography and playing cards. He was a member of St. Andrew's Anglican Church, in New Kensington, where he was a lay Eucharistic minister and senior warden. William was a member of the WPIAL Athletic Association, former member of the Springdale Lions Club and He was a veteran of World War II having served in the Navy. Survivors include his beloved wife of 64 years, Frances (Liotta) Sinclair, of Mars; two daughters, Barbara (Leonard) Thompson, of Cranberry Township, and Pamela (Randal) Campbell, of Mars; two grandchildren, Lenn (Nena) Thompson, of Long Island, N.Y., and Sarah Thompson, of Cranberry Township; a great-grandson, Jackson William Thompson, of Long Island, N.Y.; and a sister, Thelma McCready, of Sebastian, Fla. Family and friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday in the FRANK F. GIGLER FUNERAL HOME, 2877 Leechburg Road, Lower Burrell, PA 15068. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday in. St. Andrew's Anglican Church, 1090 Edgewood Road, New Kensington, PA 15068, with Fathers John Bailey and Norman Koehler officiating. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Good Samaritan Hospice House, 146 Neely School Road, Wexford, PA 15090, or to Animal Protectors of Allegheny Valley, 533 Linden Ave., New Kensington, PA 15068.
(Pennsylvania - Pittsburgh Tribune)
St. Andrew's Anglican Church."