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Harold Granville Billig

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

born in Allentown

Harold Granville Billig, 65, of Ebensburg Center, Ebensburg, Cambria County, formerly of Allentown, died April 7, 2018, in Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown.

Born March 12, 1953, in Allentown, he was the son of the late Harold J. and Rachel P. (Bennicoff) Billig.

His survivors include his stepmother Joanne L. (Mutchler) Billig of Fogelsville; siblings Florence L. Pail (John) of Catasauqua, Carol A. Peters (Larry) of Walnutport, David D. Billig (Sandy) of Orefield, Diane M. Cichonski (Charles) of Allentown, Donald W. Billig (Julann) of Germansville, Judith M. Friedman (Tom) of Lansdale, Douglas E. Billig (Jane) of Fogelsville, Sherri L. Confalone (Dan) of Allentown; and many nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by a sister, Barbara Ann Burkhard, who died in 2008.

His service will be private, at the convenience of the family. There will be no calling hours.

Expressions of sympathy may be made at

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Jerusalem “Red” Church Cemetery Fund c/o the funeral home, P.O. Box 196, Schnecksville, PA 18078-0196.

Arrangements were made by Heintzelman Funeral Home Inc., Schnecksville.