George Kociola, 81, of Ebensburg passed away Thursday. He was born in Revloc, son of the late Pete and Anna (Botlock) Kociola. Surviving are his wife of 57 years, Laverne Kociola; children: George of Hollidaysburg, Debora Gaston of Ebensburg and Matthew Kociola of Somerset; nine grandchildren; and a sister, Delores Rodak. Services will be private at the family's request. Arrangements are under the care of Hindman Funeral Homes & Crematory Inc., Johnstown.