Gregory Bair, 60, of Punxsutawney, passed away peacefully, surrounded by loved ones, on Friday Aug. 21, 2020, at Punxsutawney Area Hospital.
Greg was born in Punxsutawney to Raymond Bair and Olga Godos on Dec. 1, 1959.
He attended the Punxsutawney Area High School. He worked as a lottery rep for the Pennsylvania Department of Revenue for several years, and then he retired and moved to Phoenix, Arizona, where his love for traveling around the world began. He enjoyed life and loved living it to the absolute fullest. He always made everyone around him laugh and never stopped being humorous up until his last moments when he succumbed to his battle with ALS.
Greg was preceded in death his parents; three sisters, Donna Fulmer, Yvonne Everett and Emily Dwyer; and his niece, Vickie Lynn Wazelle.
Greg is survived by his niece, Kate Bair, Florida; niece Anna Scott, Florida; niece Stella Ellis, Florida; niece Michele Crissman and husband Terri Crissman, DuBois; niece Lorrie Wachob and husband Jim Wachob, Big Run; nephew Gary Fulmer and Julie, Marion Center; nephew Doug Blystone, Alaska; nephew Brian Blystone, Texas; niece Donna Pompa, Brookville; brother Raymond Bair and wife Kay, Pennsylvania; great-nieces Ashley Wazelle, Amy Bundy, Amanda Wyatt, Sonya Trayer, Shellon Wazelle, Bill and Tiffany Custer, and Lakea Wazelle, all from Pennsylvania; great-nephews Shane Bundy, Cory Wachob and Daniel Joseph Pompa, all from Pennsylvania; and great-great-nieces and -nephews Devon Trayer, Iowa Wazelle, Raylynn Dunkin, Paiden Trayer, Brittany Dunkin, Austin Dunkin, Carter Custer, Cameron Aaron, Shana Cordwell, Brice Custer, Nash Bundy and Zeke Pompa, all from Pennsylvania.
Family and friends will be received on Monday, Aug. 24, 2020, from 2 to 4 p.m., and 6 to 8 p.m. at the McCabe Funeral Home Inc. 114 Maple Ave. Punxsutawney, PA 15767.
A funeral service will be held on Tuesday at 11:00 AM from the funeral home, followed by a private family burial at his final resting place with his mother and father.
Pallbearers will be Bill Custer, Chris Trayer, Devon Trayer, Paiden Trayer, Ashley Wazelle, Cory Wachob and Terri Crissman.
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