James Vincent BielDecember 7, 1942 ~ August 2, 2017 (age 74)
NAME: James Vincent Biel
OF: Rasselas Road, Wilcox, PA
DIED: Unexpectedly, at home, Wednesday, August 2, 2017.
BORN: December 7, 1942 in Ridgway, PA
SON OF: Vincent James Biel [Deceased] & Olga (Damier) Biel [Survives]
Mother: Olga (Damier) Biel – Kane, PA
4 Children: Annie (Jeffrey) Wolfe – Mount Jewett, PA
Amy (Scott) Krug – Ashville, PA
Bethany (Raub) Norlin – Johnsonburg, PA
Jimmy Biel II – Cresson, PA
1 Sister: Olivia M. Biel – Wilcox, PA
Niece & Nephew: Teri and Jeff Biel.
God-Son: Jon Maletto.
PREDECEASED BY: Father; 1 Brother – Paul “Bogie” Biel.
EDUCATION: Graduated of Wilcox and Johnsonburg Schools.
MILITARY: Served in the US Military during the Vietnam Era.
OCCUPATION: Machinist – 40 years with Powdered Metal Products, retiring in 2004.
NOTORIETY: Lifelong member of St. Anne Catholic Church and Wilcox Sportsmen’s. Jim enjoyed Car Shows and showing his 1987 Monte Carlo Super Sport; hunting, fishing, drag races and riding his 3 wheeler.
OTHER RESIDENCES: Lived all his life in Wilcox.
Sunday, August 6, 2017 from 5 – 7 p.m. at the Ubel Funeral Home, Johnsonburg, PA
Monday, August 7, 2017 from 9 – 10 a.m. at the Ubel Funeral Home, Johnsonburg, PA
FUNERAL SERVICES: 10:00 a.m., Monday, August 7, 2017, at the Ubel Funeral Home, Johnsonburg, PA with Father David Wilson.
MILITARY HONORS: Will be accorded by the Johnsonburg/Ridgway Servicemen’s Detail. Service Members are asked to assemble at the funeral home on Monday at 9:45 a.m.
INTERMENT: Holy Cross Cemetery, Rasselas, PA
MEMORIALS: The family suggests memorials to the Wilcox Fire/Ambulance Company and will be accepting online condolences at www.nedzafamilyfuneralhomes.com