James L. ‘Jim’ Stotsky

Sept. 19, 1960 - March 4, 2021

James L. “Jim” Stotsky, 60, Duncansville, passed away Thursday evening at UPMC Shadyside. He was born in Spangler, son of Marlene (Yerger) Stotsky and the late James W. Stotsky.

He is survived by his mother; a daughter, Sara Stotsky of Philadelphia; longtime companion, Bernadette Michelone of Duncansville; Bernadette’s children: Chris, Scott and Matt Michelone; and a sister, Loretta M. Bobbitt (Jeff) of Navarre, Fla. He was also “Grand Jim” to Maria, Carmela and Layla.

Jim was a 1978 graduate of Indiana High School and a 1983 graduate of Ohio Northern University College of Pharmacy. He was a pharmacist at UPMC Altoona.

He enjoyed sports, especially baseball, and was a fan of the Altoona Curve and the Pittsburgh Pirates. Jim had a passion for coaching and mentoring in many different sports.

Friends will be received from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, March 11, 2021, at The Stevens Mortuary Inc., 1421 Eighth Ave., Altoona.

The family requests that donations be made in Jim’s memory to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718 or online: cancer.org/givehope.

Condolences may be made at www.stevens

familyfuneralhomes.com or Stevens Family Funeral Homes Facebook page.