George J. Ondo, 84, husband of 57 years to Dolores L. (Andrejansky) Ondo, of Pottstown, passed away on Monday at Pennsburg Manor in Pennsburg. Born in Budkovic, Slovakia, he was a son of the late Mary (Fedor) Ondo, and the late George Ondo.
He had been employed for 44 years at the Doehler-Jarvis Company of Pottstown prior to his retirement a few years ago. George was a long time member of Saint Columbkill Roman Catholic Church in Boyertown where he was an usher for Saturday evening Mass and Holy Days. He was a proud Army Veteran of World War II, and a member of the American Legion for over fifty years, and also a member of the U.A.W. Local #1056 for many years. George will always be remembered as a proud father and grandfather.
In addition to his wife, George is also survived by his son; George G. Ondo, husband of Susan, of Pottstown, his daughters; Denise M. Shoup, wife of Robert, of Pottstown, Candace L. Holzman, wife of Daniel, of Gilbertsville, his grandchildren; Kristy, Kevin, Gregory, Alex, Ryan, Brent, his sisters; Ann Washko, Helen Ondo, his brothers; Stephen Ondo, and Joseph Ondo. In addition to his parents, George was also preceded in death by his sisters; the late Agnes Ondo, and the late Mary Andre.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend his Mass of Christian Burial on Thursday at 7:00 PM at Saint Columbkill R.C. Church, 200 Indian Spring Road, Boyertown, Pa., 19512, with Rev. Fr. Martin Kerns officiating, and to his Visitation on Thursday evening from 6:00-6:45 PM at the Church. Burial with Military Honors will be held on Friday morning at 10:30 AM at Saint Aloysius Catholic New Cemetery, Pottstown.
Memorial contributions in his name can be made to The Iona Fund in care of Saint Columbkill R.C. Church at the above address.