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Orrin Blauser Jr.

June 25, 1929 ~ April 27, 2018 (age 88)

Orrin (Junie) Blauser Jr. , 88, of 602 Lawrence St. Oil City, PA. , died at 12:07 P.M. Friday April 27, 2018 at Oil City Healthcare and Rehab after an extended illness.

Born June 25, 1929 in Oil City, PA. He was the son of the late Orrin & Katherine Brown Blauser.

He was a graduate of Oil City High School.

He was a veteran of the United States Air Force

He married the former Nancy Connor on Nov. 21, 1953 and she survives. They celebrated 65 years of marriage together.

Orrin had worked for the City of Oil City in the street Department for 32 years before retiring.

He was a member of St. Joseph Church.

He enjoyed gardening, planting flowers and doing yardwork.

He enjoyed taking vacations to the ocean, picnicing at Lake Erie and playing cards, but most of all he enjoyed the time spent with his grandchildren.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by four children.

Sherry Bashline & her husband David of NC

Melanie Pugliese of Lexington, SC

Wendy Hillman & her husband Sam of Pittsburgh

Lisa Breth of Oil City

6 Grandchildren

Josh Pugliese & his wife Jennifer

Cory Pugliese & his wife Brooke

Krista Corbitt 

Shauna Bashline

Tyler Breth

Jenna Breth

4 Great Grandchildren

Brieanna and Joshua Jr. Pugliese, Nick and Jake Lallemand

Also surviving are siblings Virginia Brocius, Jean Davison, Peggy Hockman, and Patty Karns & her husband John

Preceding him in death are sibilings Elizabeth Khein, Bill Blauser, Catherine McDonald, Wade Blauser, Bob Blauser, Oliver Blauser, and Mildred Miller.

There will be a private service at the families convenience at a later date.

The Reinsel Funeral & Crematory is in charge of arrangements.

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