George J. Lostetter Jr., 97, of Moon Twp. died on February 11, 2018, in Allegheny General Hospital. He was born in Mt. Oliver on December 19, 1920 the son of the late George J. & Mary (Kraus) Lostetter.
George retired from US Airways in 1982 after a 40-year career. In 1953, he founded the Allegheny Airlines Federal Credit Union, now the Clearview Federal Credit Union, where he served as president for ten years. George enjoyed building models of vintage airplanes, one of which is displayed along with items relating to All American Aviation at the Heinz History Museum in Pittsburgh, PA. He also contributed articles to the Allegheny West magazine and the American Way, American Airlines in-flight magazine.
In addition to his parents, George was preceded in death by his wife of over 70 years, Alice L. (Mutschler) Lostetter in 2011.
He is survived by his daughter, Alice Andrews (Donald), Moon Twp; a granddaughter, Teresa Shomo (Milton) of Manassas, VA; two great granddaughters, Nicole Huynh (Calvin) & Allison Shomo (Tyreek Brown); a great, great granddaughter, Rileigh Huynh; a brother, Walter Lostetter as well as many nieces & nephews.
Friends will be received on Thursday, February 15 from 2-4pm & 6-8pm in the Huntsman Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Moon Twp. (1522 Coraopolis Hts. Rd.) Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday at 10AM in St. Margaret Mary Parish, Moon Twp. Entombment will follow at Resurrection Catholic Cemetery, Moon Twp.
Memorial contributions can be made to: The Little Sisters of the Poor (www.littlesistersofthepoor.org)