James M. Aspiotes, 71, of Ambridge, died on Tuesday, May 24, 2016, at Friendship Ridge, Brighton Twp.
Born August 9, 1944, in Sewickley, a son of the late Michael and Lillie Aspiotes, he was a former employee of the Borough of Ambridge.
Surviving are two sons and daughters-in-law, James and Tiffany Aspiotes, and Michael and Melissa Aspiotes; four daughters and two sons-in-law, Jaime and Damon Bratton, Lisa Aspiotes, Sherry and Rick Thornhill, and Rachel Aspiotes; a stepdaughter, Amber Terrick; two sisters and a brother-in-law, Effie Zamigias and Josephine and John Mrkonja; 24 grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren. He was also survived by a best friend, Elisabeth Aspiotes.
Friends will be received Friday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. in the GABAUER-MATTER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION SERVICES, INC., 1133 Church St., Ambridge, www.gabauermatterfuneralhome.com. A memorial service will be held Saturday at 10:30 a.m. at New Hope Community Church, 592 Beaver Road, Ambridge.
Private interment will follow in Economy Cemetery.
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We were sorry to hear about Ralph and Mary. So good to have known them as cousins and fellow Christians. Thinking of all of you.
With heartfelt sympathy .
Howdy was a wonderful person and he will b greatly missed.
I worked with him at Hair Unlimited and he never missed a day of work unless he was sick! So loyal to his customers and so giving as a co-worker..
Rest In Peace, friend
My prayers to the family ... hugs from on Taira, Shane, Michelle, Nate & Hunter
Gramma, thank you for ALWAYS being there for me. You blessed me with so many wonderful memories growing-up. I'm thankful to have had you in my life and for all that you have done to make our family great. You have taught me about working hard for my family and doing kind deeds for others. You've set the example of what love really is. You'll forever be in my heart. I know you're the brightest amongst the angels in heaven. Until we meet again someday....know how much I'll always love you.
Back in the mid 70's when I worked at Vanport PD, Joe was a very good friend and a great "back-up". May God Bless - Frank Timmons
My deepest sincerity to Darcell her family in the loss of her mother, grandmother, aunt and friend. Knowing she in heaven and the trumpets played as she entered the kingdom. A celebration is going on.
So sorry that we lost Dolly. Good friend from Mt. Olive. Always willing to help and be there. We're sure God has her in his loving arms and that is the ultimate goal. Rest in peace Dolly and know you are missed.
We are sorry we couldn't be with you. our thoughts and prayers and love will be with you. You girls must stick together now and be brave God has your mother in his hands and will take care of her love you Aunt Nancy and Uncle Bill💕💕💕
Bill was a nice man and a great friend to everyone at the polo games. We will miss his smile and his jokes.
Dear Marlene and family. We are so sorry to hear that Bill passed and want you to know our thoughts and prayers are with you. Bill & I had worked for many years at valley Internal Medicine and Cardiology and later for tristate Cardiology. I emensely enjoyed his Cantor plus always new he had such great work ethic. The Hook's town fair was always such a part of him plus his commitment to fellow veterans. May he rest in peace. God bless him and God be with you in this difficult time.
Bill was a great individual and a dedicated Lion. His charity will be greatly missed as will his perky personality. I am honored to have had the pleasure of knowing him. God bless!
Rest In Peace Bill, we had the pleasure of meeting you and knowing you for a short time. Your smile and sense of humor will not be forgotten. May memories of the good times bring comfort and peace to your loved ones.
A great man who will be missed but never forgotten. Rest In Peace, Duckman. You truly made a difference.
I have had the pleasure to work with Bill over the last few years. He will be missed greatly! I will miss his infectious personallity and humor. Godspeed!
My thoughts + prayers r with u + ur family Marlene
You are looking down on us brother. Prayers for your family.
To the family of William Laughner, So sorry for your loss,we know he will be sadly missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Duck I will truly miss you. Rest in peace.
Godspeed! You will be missed!
I had the pleasure of knowing Bill the past 4 years through the Lions. He was a great man and always had a kind words. I'll miss him joking with me.