Elmer J. Kish of Hayes, formerly of Greenfield, Pa. (suburb of Squirrel Hill), died in his home peacefully Monday morning, March 28, 2016.
Elmer loved fishing, camping, being on the water and driving fast in old cars. He was an avid toy and train collector. Elmer enjoyed going to flea markets, auctions and any good yard sale. Elmer was a good friend of Bill W. for 45 years, loved giving and would do anything for anyone.
He was preceded in death by his father and mother, William and Julia Kish; as well as his sons, John Andrew Kish and Andrew John Kish; stepsons, David Pearson and Douglas Pearson.
Elmer is survived by his children, Eileen DeEulio (Pearson), Daniel Pearson and Jill Coleen Pribilia; grandchildren, Fawna Wilcox (Andrew) and Rachel Fitzgerald; great-grandchildren, Luke Pearson, Owen Wilcox, Isabella Wilcox, Jackson and Andrew Fitzgerald.
A funeral mass conducted by the Rev. Mike Joly will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, March 31, 2016, at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church, Yorktown. The family received friends Wednesday, March 30, 2016, from 6-9 p.m. at Hogg Funeral Home, Gloucester Point.
Family and friends may share condolences and memories at www.hoggfh.com.