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Bernard J. Obsincs

June 11, 1931 ~ October 4, 2022 (age 91) 91 Years Old
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Bernard J. Obsincs, age 91 of Level Green, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 4, 2022 in his home.   Bernie was born on June 11, 1931 in Duquesne the son of the late Joseph and Anna (Pollock) Obsincs.  Bernie graduated from Vocational High Homestead in 1949.  He started working for the former Bell Telephone of PA in 1953 as a Lineman and then he was promoted to Splicer and then to management as a Right of Way Representative for two years.  He then became a Construction Engineer and retired from Verizon in 1990 with 37 years of service.  Bernie enlisted in the US Navy in 1950 and served in the Navy Seabee Battalions 1, 20, 21, 23, the 8th Regiment, Support Unit 1 and Naval Construction Brigade 1.  He was Command Master Chief of Navy Construction Battalion 21 and Support Unit 1.  Bernie retired from the Navy Reserves in 1990 with 40 years of service.  He was a member of the White Oak Legion Post 701, the US Navy Seabee Veterans of America Island X3, Pittsburgh where he served as Vice-Commander from 1995 until 1997 and then Commander from 1997 to 2017.  During this period, he also served as National Counselor for the Seabee Veterans of America from 1998 to 2002.  Bernie also was a member of the St. Regis Church in Trafford.  Bernie is survived by his loving wife of over 65 years Fannie (Donchinen) Obsincs; his daughters Deborah Hice (Jeff) and Michelle Kolesar (Dale); his four grandchildren Anabelle and Madeline Hice and Cameron and Ryan Kolesar and his brother Greg Obsincs (Chris).  Family and friends will be received on Sunday from 2-6 PM in the John M. Dobrinick Funeral Home Inc. 702 7th Street (State Rt. 130) Trafford (412) 372-3111.  Parting prayers will be at 10 AM Monday in the funeral home followed by a funeral Mass at 10:30 AM in the St. Regis Church with Fr. George Saletrik as celebrant.  Entombment with military honors will follow in the New St. Joseph Mausoleum, N. Versailles. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to The Alzheimer’s Association or The Wounded Warrior Project.  www.dobrinickfhinc.com

 

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Services

Visitation
Sunday
October 9, 2022

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
John M. Dobrinick Funeral Home, Inc.
702 7th Street
Trafford, PA 15085

Prayer Service
Monday
October 10, 2022

10:00 AM
John M. Dobrinick Funeral Home, Inc.
702 7th Street
Trafford, PA 15085

Funeral Mass
Monday
October 10, 2022

10:30 AM
St. Regis Church (Trafford)

Entombment following funeral service

New St. Joseph Cemetery
Rt. 30 West Lincoln Highway
N. Versailles, PA 15137

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