John E. "Jack" Pollock, Sr.
Born May 3, 1940 • Went to be with our Lord on Friday, October 23, 2015
John E. Pollock Sr. (Jack), 75 of North Huntingdon went to be with the Lord on Friday Oct. 23 after a courageous battle with leukemia.
Jack was born on May 3, 1940 in McKeesport. He was preceded in death by his parents, William C. and Larue B. Pollock, a brother Thomas W. Pollock, two sons James C. and Gregory T. Pollock.
He is survived by his loving family, daughter Terri Staph (Garry), sons John Jr (Cathie) and Robert (Lois). Grandchildren Rick Bruce, Andrea Sidun (Dave), Tracy Cratti, Kristina Pollock, Rebecca Devers, Daniel Devers II, Great Grandchildren Paige, Landon, Davanee, Gavin, Dakota, Ashton, Roman, and Kendalyn.
He was self-employed as a gunsmith after retiring from U.S. Steel, Homestead Works. Jack was an avid sportsmen. He enjoyed hunting, shooting and spending time in the outdoors. He was an Endowment Member of the National Rifle Association, and a lifetime member of Police Rod and Gun Club. He was an active member of The Church of Sutersville.
Service and burial are private for immediate family. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Leukemia Society. www.lls.org or The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, 1311 Mamaroneck Avenue, Suite 310 White Plains, NY 10605. Arrangements by James W. Shirley Funeral Home Inc. www.shirleyfuneralhome.com