(95) of Johnstown passed away December 8, 2019 born December 23, 1923 son of Shelley and Carrie Gunby in Hartwell GA the youngest of 13 children. Preceded in death by his loving wife Alberta (Allen) of fifty-eight years and son Nelson Allen. Survived by his children Ruby Veney and Edna Wyatt both of Atlanta GA, Leroy Gunby (Juanita Christian), Cordy Gunby Jr., Herman Gunby of Johnstown PA.
Twenty-Three grandchildren, sixty-three great grandchildren and fifteen great-great grandchildren, he leaves behind a great legacy of five generations. He joined the Navy as a young man before moving to Johnstown PA to start a career with Bethlehem Steel Mills retiring after twenty seven years.
Family and friends will be received from 5 – 8 PM Friday at Jefferson Memorial Baptist Church and are invited to attend his Homegoing Service at 11 AM Saturday at the church, The Bishop Joseph McGauley officiating, Committal Grandview Cemetery. Moskal-Reid Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. The family would like to thank the staff at the Villa Assisted Living for their compassionate care.
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