Donald W. Oesterling

February 3, 1942 ~ December 14, 2014



Donald W. Oesterling, 72, of Butler, Pennsylvania, passed away on December 14, 2014 at 8:50 p.m. at the Chicora Medical Center.

He was born February 3, 1942 in Butler, Pennsylvania to the late Gene Richard Oesterling and Betty (Fennel) Oesterling.

Don was a graduate of Butler High School and attended Butler County Community College. He was a veteran of the United States Army. Don worked in the Melt Shop at Butler Armco Steel, retiring in 2000. He was a member of St. Mark's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Happy Hunters Sportsman's Club and the Chicora Moose Lodge. Don owned a race car and enjoyed stock car racing, hunting, fishing, reading and loved watching sports.

Don is survived by his wife, Gayle P. Oesterling; one son, Eric Oesterling of Butler, PA; one brother, Raymond Oesterling and his wife Judy of Butler, PA; one sister, Lois McCall and her husband Larry of Chicora, PA; and a number of nieces and nephews.

Private visitation and service was held at the Thompson - Miller Funeral Home, Inc., 124 East North Street, Butler, PA with Rev. Dr. Alden Towberman of St. Mark's Evangelical Lutheran Church officiating.

Private burial was held at Butler County Memorial Park following services.




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