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Michael D. DeLuca

December 19, 1930 ~ July 28, 2020 (age 89)


Michael D. DeLuca 89, of Scottdale, died Tuesday, July 28, 2020.

He was born December 19, 1930 in Mt Pleasant, PA, a son of the late Carl M. and Grace Busovny DeLuca.

He was a graduate of Ramsay High School, Class of 1948 and attended St Vincent College.

He was a six year veteran of the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict.  He is a member of the American Legion and VFW in Mt Pleasant.  He was a vice president at Fidelity Bank (now Wells Fargo Bank) in Philadelphia, PA prior to retiring.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 43 years, L. Ayelene DeLuca, who passed December 2016 and his sister, Patricia Deluca Labuda

He is survived by his son, Michael Jr. and his wife Sherry of Apollo Beach, FL; son James and his wife Martina of Cocoa, FL, and their two children, Coty and Jake; step-daughters Georgia Bastian and her husband, Rod, of Arkansas, Vickie Hartman of Baltimore, and Janice (Lynn) Garnett of Posey, CA; brothers Carl of Greensburg, John and his wife, Patty, of Thornton, PA, and sister Agnes Deluca Lipko and her husband Andy, of Mt Pleasant; and also a special caregiver, Barbara Clougherty, who was like a daughter to Michael and Ayelene, and her husband, Dan.

In keeping with his wishes, there was no public viewing and the services and interment were private.  Arrangements have been entrusted to Graft-Jacquillard Funeral & Cremation Services, Inc. Scottdale.  Memorials may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital @ Online condolences are welcome at

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