Edward W "Edwee" Gelsdorf, 62, of Youngwood, passed away on Monday March 16, 2020 after a long battle with Huntington's Chorea Disease at Westmoreland Manor.
He was born on July 3, 1957 in Greensburg, the son of the late Edward and Beverly (Cox) Gelsdorf of Youngwood.
Eddie was a member of Holy Cross Catholic Church and VFW Post #211 of Youngwood.
In addition to his mother, Eddie is survived by his sister Terri Lynn Gelsdorf of Youngwood; his brother Shawn P Gelsdorf of Mechanicsburg; his uncle John Gelsdorf of Derry; his aunt Pat Ritenour of Erie; his uncle William Cox of Columbus, IN; two nieces Shannon (Keith) Anderson and Kate; two nephews Joshua and Ian; and his two great nieces. Eddie is also survived by his brothering law George Katsuleris and numerous cousins.
There will be a graveside service at 11 AM, Friday, March 20, in the St. Martin Cemetery, Derry.
The family extends a special thanks to the staff at Westmoreland Manor and Heartland Hospice who gave Eddie such excellent care.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Huntington's Disease Foundation.
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