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William F. Drylie

November 25, 1943 ~ September 8, 2018 (age 74)

William F. Drylie, 74, of Jeannette died Saturday September 8,2018 in UPMC Mercy Hospital. He was born November 25, 1943 in Greensburg, a son of the late Homer F. and Johanna J. (Demark) Drylie. He worked as the Chief of Police in the City of Jeannette and served in the US Navy during the Vietnam War. Bill was a Past Most Worshipful Master of the F&AM Lodge  #750 of Jeannette, the American Legion Post #344 and the FOP #39.  Bill is survived by his wife Donna (McIlvaine) of Jeannette, children: Christina Harris (Matt), Debra Stiffey (Randy), Jon, Dan (Sandy), Deidre Diffenderfer, Dana Campbell, Cathy Harbaugh (Joe); brother Ronald L. Drylie (Kathy), 17 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren. According to Bills wishes all services were private. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Myasthenia Gravis Association of Western Pennsylvania 490 E. North Ave, Suite 410 Pittsburgh, PA 15212  Mason-Gelder Funeral Home, Inc. Jeannette is assisting the family with arrangements. To send online condolences visit

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