Michael Joseph Gagliardi 52, of 120 Carney Hill, Soldier, died unexpectedly at his home on Sunday morning, Dec. 5, 2010.
He was born April 19, 1958, son of the late Leo A. Gagliardi and Mary M. Anders Gagliardi.
He was married to Donna Himes Gagliardi, who survives.
He was a graduate of St. Marys Area High school and graduated from Triangle Tech as an electrician. He enjoyed working as a mechanic.
Besides his wife, he is survived by two daughters, Michele Dilly of Johnsonburg and Diamond Gagliardi of Clearfield; three sons, Jason Gagliardi and his wife, Candy of Palm Coast, Fla., Joseph Gagliardi of Brookville, and Josh Gagliardi and his wife, Lacreshia of Reynoldsville; a granddaughter, Erica Rose Gagliardi; four brothers, Mark (Colleen) Gagliardi, Terry (Ruth) Gagliardi, Victor Gagliardi and Fran (Linda) Gagliardi; two sisters, Theresa (Donnie) Fogelman and Tina (Mark) Hill; and by numerous nieces and nephews.
The family welcomes all friends and family to attend a Mass for Michael Joseph Gagliardi to be held at the St. Marys Shiloh Presbyterian Church on Wednesday at 2 p.m., with Pastor Scott Weist officiating. His life will be celebrated following the service.
Gifts and flowers may be sent to the St. Marys Shiloh Presbyterian Church, 217 Washington St., St. Marys, PA 15857.