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Harry Edward “Eddie” Fessler Jr., 52, of Saxton, passed away Friday, April 30, 2021, at his home.

Born June 28, 1968, in Roaring Spring, Blair County, he was a son of the late Nancy Louise (Leabhart) and Harry Edward “Fuzz” Fessler. He was united in marriage to Virginia (Aller-White) Fessler June 27, 2016, in Winchester, Virginia, who survives at home.

Along with his wife, he is survived by the following: stepson, Scott White Jr. and girlfriend Dawn, stepdaughter, Kristen Veitch, wife of Jonathan, and grandchildren, Brennen, Chloe, Cambree and Hadlee.

Sisters, Merrie Lou Kaminsky, wife of Eugene, Andrea Fields, wife of Don, nephew Dylan Fields, husband of Melissa, nieces Jordan Kaminsky and fiancée Dustin Pine, Joelle Kaminsky, Bailey Fields, and special family, Kaydyn Myers, Teresa Carberry, Victor Lazor, Garrett Winfield, Kim Bennett, Aaron Bennett, Mackenzie Bennett, Drew Bennett, Haylie Taylor, and Calin Love, also survive.

He was a member of the Six Mile Run Legion, Saxton VFW, Saxton Sportsman’s Association and was a lifetime member of the Saxton Volunteer Fire Co.

He was a 1986 graduate of Tussey Mountain High School class of 1986.

He was currently employed at the Saxton Sportsman’s Association as a bartender and had previously worked at Pepsi and Seton Co.

He was an avid Pittsburgh fan and enjoyed spending his time with family and friends, especially his grandchildren and his buddy Jenson. He loved deeply.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, May 6, at the Church of God Tabernacle, Saxton, with the Rev. Jeff Musser officiating.

Friends will be received from noon to 2 p.m. at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Saxton Volunteer Fire Co, 504 8th St., Saxton, PA 16678 or to the Saxton Sportsman’s Association for the kids’ fishing rodeo, 711 Main St., Saxton, PA. 16678.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Curtis A. Heath Funeral Home Inc., 5010 Railroad Ave., Broad Top City, PA 16621.

Online condolences can be made at www.caheathfh.com and www.huntingdondailynews.com.