Eugene E. Nileski

March 30, 1957 - March 15, 2018

Eugene E. Nileski, 60, Gallitzin, died unexpectedly on Thursday in Lock Haven.

He was born in Altoona, son of Lawrence V. and Dolores H. (Quinn) Nileski.

Surviving are his mother of Gallitzin; four brothers and sisters: Duane of Gallitzin, Marlene (Patrick) Crane of Loretto, Beth Ann Nileski of Gallitzin and Lawrence of Altoona; three nephews: Vincent, Abraham and Joshua; an aunt and uncle: Geraldine and Frank DeHaven; and numerous cousins.

He was preceded in death by his father; and an infant brother, Carl.

Eugene was a 1975 graduate of Penn Cambria High School. In 2010, he retired as a residential service aide for Ebensburg Center. He was a member of Loyal Order of Moose Post 185, Gallitzin, and a social member of American Legion Memorial Post 174, Gallitzin.

He enjoyed fishing, reading, crossword puzzles, camping, spending time with his family and friends and the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Friends will be received from 10 a.m. until the noon funeral service on Monday, March 19, 2018, at Gibbons Funeral Home, 301 Church St., Gallitzin, the Rev. Albert Ledoux officiating. Committal will be in Amsbry Union Cemetery, Gallitzin.