• UNRATH WILLIAM F. Age 89; ...

UNRATH
WILLIAM F.
Age 89; beloved husband of
Barbara A. Lanke. Passed away
Wednesday, March 20, 2019,
surrounded by his loving family;
beloved father of Sharyl U. Giel
(Jim), Becky U. Mullinary (Gary),
William D. Unrath (Jane), Daniel E.
Unrath (Dina), Bruce D. Lanke
(Judy), Carl J. Lanke (Karen);
beloved grandfather of Aric
Unrath, James Giel, Jennifer
Weider, Maggie Bovaird, Jessica
Henny, Patrick Mullinary, Brenna
Moreland, Cara Mullinary, Kyle
Lanke, Julia Lanke, Caitlyn Lanke,
Cameron Unrath, and Dylan
Lanke; beloved great-grandfather
of Ali Unrath, Sophia and Kuyper
Moreland, Bryce Bovaird, Roman
Henny, Pearce Weider and Sadie
Giel. Bill served in US Navy during
the Korean War. He worked for
PPG Industries for 38 years as
either Project Manager or Glazing
Superintendent overseeing installation
of glass in 13 of Pittsburgh's most
notable buildings including Gateway
Center, USX Tower, PPG Place.
Later his responsibility was AQA
(Architectural Quality Assurance
Representative) for the Glass
Division traveling to 48 of the 50
states as well as Canada and New
Zealand. As a member of St.
John's Evangelical Lutheran
Church of Perrysville, Bill was
active in Men's Group; Money
Counters; Evangelism Committee
among others. Bill did volunteer
work after retirement as an
Amateur Naturalist at Beechwood
Farms, host and driver for Global
Pittsburgh (formerly PCIV) and
University of Pittsburgh's GSPIA.
As board member of North Hills
Food Bank, he volunteered
weekly at the Food Bank. Friends
received Friday, 4-8 p.m. at the
LAWRENCE T. MILLER FUNERAL
HOME, INC., 460 Lincoln Ave.,
Bellevue. Funeral Service will be
held 9:30 a.m. Saturday, at St.
John's Evangelical Lutheran
Church of Perrysville. (Everyone
will meet at the church).
Donations may be made to St.
John's, 920 Perry Hwy. Pgh 15229
or North Hills Food Bank, 845
Perry Hwy., Pgh 15229.
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PostedMarch 22, 2019