John Gilbert Niebauer

Niebauer John

Full Name
John Gilbert Niebauer

Date of Birth
Tuesday, January 15th, 1957

Date of Death
Tuesday, July 16th, 2019


John Gilbert Niebauer, age 62, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday July 16, 2019 at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh.

He was born in Erie on January 15, 1957, a son of the late Gilbert John and Irene Alice Gerbik Niebauer.

John graduated from Rice Avenue Union High School in 1974. 

He was currently working at Kleins Plating where he was a Maintenance Supervisor and had been employed for 45 years. 

John enjoyed bowling, golfing and swimming.  He was a member of the Girard American Legion Post #494. 

Above all else, he was a loving and loyal friend and brother.  He will be greatly missed.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a nephew, Matthew Niebauer.

John is survived by his siblings, Peggy Crosby (Dick), Alice Daub (Ken), Diane Niebauer, Becky Delavern (Bill), Andrea Kilroy (Ed), and Tony Niebauer (Tammy).  He is further survived by many nieces and nephews.

Friends may call at the Burton Funeral Home, 525 Main St. East, Girard on Wednesday from 3-7 and are invited to a Mass of Christian Burial on Thursday at 11 am at St. John the Evangelist RC Church, 101 Olin Ave, Girard.

Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, 3025 French St, Erie, PA 16504.

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Calling Hours

Wednesday, July 24th, 2019 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Burton Funeral Home Girard – West County - 525 Main St. East Girard, PA 16417

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Service Information

Thursday, July 25th, 2019, 11:00 AM

St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church - 101 Olin Avenue Girard, PA 16417

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