PGI Necrology

PGI Necrology

 

The PGI Necrology lists our PGI members that have passed away. This list is in their
honor and to celebrate their accomplishments and our shared interest in fireworks.

PGI Necrology (last updated 7/15/2022)

Bill and Sue Hoyt Ed Schneitter Gerard (Jerry) Dominic Mignano, Jr. Ed Gnau Lou Czaplewski H.L. “Jim” Freeman 
Thomas “Pop” Dutcher and
Irene Edge Dutcher 
Rick Schneitter Tad Kolwicz Dorothy Drewes Allan Patrick O’Byrne  Edward Soprych 
Max P. Vander Horck and
Ruth “Super Chick”  Vander Horck
Mark C. Gerlach Fred Johnson Larry Gretz Thomas “Doc” Miller  Tom De Wille
Orv Carlisle Dewey Holton Gerald L. ( Jerry) Marino   Steve Thome Larry Norman Cornellier, Sr. Skip Meinhart
Dave Penshorn Paul Geremia  James Marcus Cook Janet Busdosh Rade W. Parker  Dave Moore
S. Robert Kellner Roy Medlin Leonard S. Their Tim Weigand Paul C. Bregel  Garry W. Hanson 
Al Anzalone Michael E. Klothe Gerry Gits Flo Sieglein John Rowland Mike Horvath
Vito Presutti Mark Hopkins Roger O’Neill Chuck Hart Joyce Ellen Cox  Steve Johannessen 
Bill Laybourn Cleatis Tragord Lee Eshleman Tim Lang Ralph Degn Tom Wenke
Dennis Manochio Don Immerman Richard Dolan Mike Merlino Dan Peters Neal Swanson
Norm Hoyt Alex Pilozzi Robert O’Neil Larry Savin Sam Droganes, Sr.  John Childs
Roby Olson Bill Marky Scott Anderson Steve Cofield Roger Powell Pencho Dimitroff 
W.R. Withrow Louis Alonzo Wally Bethel Jim Gabrisch, Jr.  Chet Wilbar Daniel O’Brien 
Bill Lyman Tom Lehrman Keith Heller Cam Starr Gary Graham Bill van Fassen 
Roland Krecker Keith Obie Mark Ahern Douglas (Doc) Hillary  Mike Smith Richard Frisch 
Wayne L. Cook Leland “Jim” Murray  Jerry Leggio Sam Bases David Carlson Jim McCulla, Jr. 
Skip Hamblin Larry Crump Margaret Cornellier  Randy Feldman  Bob Cleveland  Jim Sheldon R
Jim Froehlich Will Kissel Jim Treble Dwight Walters Deborah Draves  ick Fullam 
Vern Thompson George Ames Plimpton Valerie Paukowits W.C. “Doc” Barr  Tom Sans Souci  Randy Ballard 
Jerry Fliedner Patti Linn Walth Jack Harvey Daniel Howlett  Mike Fricke Cindy Ballard 
Robert J. Young Jack Soos Eric Johnson Tony Petro  Brad Isely Mark Webb 
Richard W. Slemmer  Brian Kelly Gary Brotherton Cathy Miles  Diana Schaefer  Robert Shipp
Frederick J. Lesniak Joseph A. Pascale  Deb Pfaff Jack Slaybaugh  James “Jim” Gittings Jeff Deurbachtr
Sam and John Bartolotta   Thomas Charles Shaynock Jim Martyniak Mark Scofield  Gary Markly  Bruce Blom
Donald F. McCaulley Joseph Rozzi Nick Marchio Mike Stewart  Octavio Aguiar  Fred Hopper
Jerry G. Taylor Richard Schmidt John Sturgeon Bill Sprague Howard Carle  Mark Mara
J.C. “Corky” Stretch Lau Pak Ying Lino Silvio Nivolo  Kurt Johnson  Jon Schufman  Spider H. Draves
Pat “Big Pat” Monaghan  Richard Booth Bruce Snowden David Harris Richard Cole Margaret Rothchild
Robert and Patricia Slayton Ray H. Anderson Jill Salverson Dan Spillane Bill Elias Gina Olson
John Valenti Bill Scales Owen Jerome Ruth Miller Catherine Carroll Cronin-Folino Diane Purrington
Fred Ianarone Bob Hanselman Mike Beyer Ray Medley Charlie Negley  Mike Marketzh
Sparky Bement Betty Hanselman Ralph Sherrow Tony Pantanella Norm Cowan  Lou Marciella
Norman Cornellier Mark Simmerman  Pete Cermak John Reilly Thomas Edward Boyd   
Fred Ellis Richard Maturo Dr. John Ilko, Jr. William “Wild Willi”Rieken Jack Drewes  
Ralph Semenza Kevin McCarthy II  Joe Brunner John Frederick Sellick  Rich Wolter  
Louis Semenza Jessica Wrona Mike Korbylo Jeff Bartl Larry Mattingly   
Theodore Kaye Dawn Maerz Ed Kolisek John Blogin Donald Rohde  
Nick d’Ambrosio Ralph Chamberlain Gene Cunningham  Lloyd Scott Oglesby  Otto Walth  
Mel Decker John Monchilov Teresa Cornellier Michael M. Oetken  Earl Cassorla   
Len Wilcox Richard Perkins Don and Nadine Rowe John Emkovik Bernadette Marino