HERMITAGE, Pennsylvania – William H. “Bo” Gilliland, Jr., of Hermitage, Pennsylvania, passed away unexpectedly at on Saturday, June 17, 2017 at 6:10 p.m. He was 77.
Bo was born in Sharon, Pennsylvania on July 8, 1939, the son of the late William H. Gilliland, Sr. and Hazel (Cline) Gilliland.
He served in country in the U.S. Army from 1962-1964 during the Cuban Missile Crisis.
He was a member of Charleston United Methodist Church Hermitage, Pennsylvania.
Bo had worked as a truck driver at Sharon Auto Wrecking for over 40 years.
He enjoyed working on his three Model A antique cars in his spare time. He was a member of the Penn-Ohio Model A Club (5 Points Division).
He married the former Marlene R. (Vivolo) Gilliland on December 15, 1962. She survives him at home. Bo is also survived by his daughter, Mary Ann Young and her husband, Rodney of Mercer, Pennsylvania; his two grandchildren, Carrie Weaver and her husband, Josh of Hermitage, Pennsylvania and Matthew Young and his companion, Nicholle Yanak of Mercer, Pennsylvania. He is also survived by his faithful and loving dog, Daisy.
At his request there will be no calling hours or services. Cremation has taken place.
Arrangements handled by Harold W. Stevenson Funeral Home.