Gordon C. Longstreet Jr., passed away peacefully in his home on March 26th, 2023 with his family at his side.
Gordon was born November 17th, 1945 to Mary (Warren) and Gordon C. Longstreet Sr. in Sharon, PA. He graduated from Sharon High School class of 1963 and earned his bachelors degree in education from California State College in 1972. Gordon was a veteran of the Vietnam War where he served in the U.S. Army. He worked as a speech therapist for the Philadelphia Area Schools and locally for the MCAR. Gordon also worked for Mercer County Children and Youth, Quaker Steak and Lube, Schmitt Golden Dawn, and Dean Dairy before retiring. He was a member of the Teamsters Local 261 New Castle, PA.
He was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Sharon, PA where he served as deacon, elder, was a choir member, worked on the maintenance staff, and helped produce the church newsletter. Gordon also volunteered as the assistant coach at the First Tee Buhl Park. He enjoyed being a member of the Skylarks remote control airplane club in Sharon. He was also a member of the VFW Post 6166 where he served as a member of the honor guard. He liked bowling, golfing, and reading in his spare time.
Gordon is survived by his wife, Stephanie (Lazor) Longstreet whom he married March 5th, 1994, daughters, Stacy (Josh) Cilas, Carrie (Kelly) Lewis, stepdaughter, Christine Schott, stepson, Kevin Ramsey, grandchildren, Brandon Gaus, Evelyn, Decker, and Harper Cilas, sister, Joan (Glen) Corlett, brother, John (Brenda) Longstreet, and sister in law, Paula (Doug) Cruichshank.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, parents, first wife, Sandy Miller, and sister, Claire Longstreet.
Friends may call Wednesday March 29th, 2023 from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm in the Donaldson-Mohney Funeral Home & Crematory 124 W. Main St. Sharpsville, PA 16150.
Funeral Services will be held Wednesday March 29th, 2023 at 6:00 pm in the funeral home with Rev. Dr. Glenn Hink officiating.
Memorial contributions may be sent to Tunnels to Towers Foundation or St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital in memory of Gordon.
Arrangements entrusted to the Donaldson-Mohney Funeral Home & Crematory.
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