Paul F. Pfaff, 80, of Bradford, passed away on Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at the Bradford Regional Medical Center.
He was born on February 22, 1941 in DuBois, the son of the late John J. and Leila Grace Gray Pfaff.
He was a 1959 graduate of the DuBois Area High School and he attended the Indiana University of Pennsylvania prior to joining the Air Force.
On May 30, 1964 in the Lakeside Methodist Church, DuBois, he married Ann Hansen who survives.
He was a U.S. Air Force veteran who was stationed in Louisiana from 1962 until his honorable discharge in 1965.
He was a member of the American Legion, DuBois, the Penn Hills Club; where he proudly got two hole in ones, and a longtime member of the Bradford Union Lodge #749 Free and Accepted Masons.
While attending IUP he was a member of the Tau Kappa Epsilon fraternity. He was also a founding member of the Don Raabe Charities Classic football game; where he was football chairman for many years.
He was employed by the Zippo Manufacturing Co., for 39 years until his retirement.
In addition to his wife of 57 years, Ann Pfaff of Bradford he is also survived by three sons, John (Laurie) Pfaff of Pittsburgh, Tom (Jennifer) Pfaff of Singapore and David Pfaff of Rew; six grandchildren, Paul (Nikki) Pfaff, Jacob (Brooke) Pfaff, Madeline Pfaff, Lillian Pfaff, James Pfaff and Margaret Pfaff; one great grandson, Lucas William Pfaff; one niece, Jennifer (Dale) Donough and his faithful golden retriever, Mamie.
In addition to his parents he was also preceded in death by one sister, Cynthia Ann Miele.
Visitation will be held on Monday, January 24, 2022 from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM at the Mascho Funeral Home, Inc.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday at 11:00 AM in the Lakeside Methodist Church, DuBois, with the Rev. Harold Hills, retired pastor, officiating.
Members of the Bradford Union Lodge F&AM will conduct a Masonic Service at 6:30 PM Monday in the funeral home.
Burial will be in Morningside Cemetery, DuBois.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the care of the Mascho Funeral Home, Inc.
Online condolences can be found at www.maschofuneral.com.