Jack W. Lepley, 64, of North Street, Oil City, died unexpectedly at 5:23 a.m. on Friday, January 7, 2011, shortly after his arrival at the emergency room at UPMC Northwest in Seneca.
Born in Oil City on May 1, 1946, he was the son of the late William C. and Nellie E. Bittenbender Lepley.
Jack attended Oil City schools.
He was a member of the Pulaski Club, the PNA, Oil City V.F.W., and the Moose and Eagles Clubs of Oil City.
Mr. Lepley attended Calvary United Methodist Church in Oil City.
Jack enjoyed playing bingo, card games, especially Texas Hold'Em, and frequenting the area casinos.
He was employed for many years at the Davis McNair Lumber Company, and most recently worked as a doorman for the Eagle's Club.
He was married in Rouseville on November 25, 1968, to the former Connie R. Kaness, who survives.
Also surviving is a son, David W. Lepley of Oil City; two step-daughters, Candy Baker and Cindy Myers, both of Franklin; and a sister-in-law, Mary Craig of Ohio.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Friends will be received Monday (Jan. 10th) from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. in the Hile-Best Funeral Home, Inc., 2781 Rte. 257 in Seneca, Cranberry Township. Funeral services will be held in the funeral home Tuesday (Jan. 11th) at 11 a.m., with Rev. Bruce Davis, pastor of Calvary United Methodist Church, officiating.
Interment will be in Heckathorn Cemetery, Cranberry Township, Venango County.
Memorial donations may be made to a charity of one's choice.
Condolences may be sent to the family on-line by visiting www.hilebest.com