In Loving Memory
George B. “Jumbo” Vadas
George B. “Jumbo” Vadas, 95, of Bradenville, joined his Father in heaven on Saturday, February 27, 2016 at Excela Health Latrobe Hospital. He was born October 22, 1920 in Snydertown, Derry Township, a son of the late Andrew and Mary (Malarik) Vadas.
George was a graduate of the Derry Township High School and the Delgado Trade School in New Orleans. George proudly served his country in the Army Air Corps until 1946, during which time he was an engineering instructor on B17 and B24 bombers. George was then employed by the Hockensmith Corporation in Penn for 36 years. George also served Derry Township as Township Auditor from 1963 to 1973, and then as Township Supervisor from 1973 to 1985.
He then worked for the Honorable John Blahovec in Westmoreland County Family Court until his retirement in 2000. To read more, please click here for the full obituary.