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Paul R. Schons

December 30, 1923 ~ July 18, 2018 (age 94)

Paul R. Schons 94, of McDonald, died Wednesday, July 18, 2018.

He was born December 30, 1923 in McDonald, a son of Charles M. and Margaret (Lemon) Schons.

Mr. Schons was a McDonald High School graduate, class of 1941. He was a WWII veteran serving in the United States Marines.  He was a Union Carpenter for Local 142 for 40 years from where he retired in 1989.

He was a member of St. Alphonsus R.C. Church, the V.F.W., American Legion and the McDonald Volunteer Fire Department. He was an avid Steelers fan, attending many games at Three Rivers Stadium.

On August 12, 1950, he married Marie Prebeg Schons, who died November 18, 2005.

Survivng are two sons, Charles M. “Chuck” (Beverly L.) Schons of McDonald and Robert P. Schons of Midway; four grandchildren, Kimberly (Josh) Yatsko, Charles III, Paul II (Marissa) and Matthew Schons; two great-grandchildren Madelynn Yatsko and Brennen Schons.

Deceased is an infant daughter Nancy Schons and a sister Theresa Schons.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday, July 21, 2018 at 10:00am in St. Alphonsus R.C. Church McDonald, under the direction of Nation Funeral Home, Inc. Everyone is asked to meet at the church. Interment will take place in Robinson Run Cemetery.

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