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
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.