Edward John Fabian, 85, of Rostraver Twp., passed away Saturday, December 18, 2021. He was the son of Mary Zalom and Emory Fabian Sr. He was born December 31, 1935 and was the youngest of eight siblings: Emory (Mary); Mary (William Cowell); William; Elizabeth (E.H. [Jake] Johnson); Eugene (Dorothy Winn); Florence (Joseph Barisa); David (Mary Jane Rugolski). He was married to Sandra Nobel on February 8, 1958. They had three children: Cynthia (David Mascone); Michael (the late Mary Toth); and Patrick (Kathleen Kirchner). He had four grandchildren: Michael Mascone, Stephanie Mascone, Adam Fabian (Mariselle) and Brett Fabian (Adrienne); and three great grandchildren: Penelope Fabian, Kennedy Fabian and Elias Fabian. Ed graduated from Charleroi High School in 1953 and spent 37 years as a tool and die maker at General Motors in Pittsburgh. He was a lifetime member of the Washington Township Volunteer Fire Department and a member of Saint Sebastian Church, Belle Vernon.
Visitation will be held Tuesday from 3-6 pm at the Parzynski Funeral Home & Cremations LLC, Family Owned and Operated, 626 Broad Avenue, Belle Vernon 724-929-6183. Prayers of Transfer will be held Wednesday at 9:30 am in the funeral home followed by funeral mass at 10:00 am at St. Sebastian R.C. Church with the Rev. Michael J. Crookston as celebrant. Entombment will take place in Belle Vernon Cemetery. The family is requesting mask be worn during both visitation and funeral mass. The Family suggests memorial contributions be made in memory of Edward J. Fabian to St. Sebastian Church, Rostraver Public Library or to Rostraver/West newton Ambulance. For those not able to attend the funeral mass, it will be livestreamed via the funeral home web site on Wednesday at 10 AM. Condolences accepted at the funeral home’s website, www.parzynskifuneralhome.com