LeRoy E. Bedford Jr.
LeRoy E. Bedford Jr., 45, of East Main Street, Ridgway, died unexpectedly at home on Friday, January 28, 2011.He was born Feb. 25, 1965 in Ridgway, a son of the late LeRoy E. and Jean (Stelene) Bedford Sr. He is survived by three children, Chastity Bennett of Massachusetts, Hope Bedford of North Carolina and Kacie Bedford of Crosby; seven grandchildren; a sister, Debra Eck of Jersey Shore; several nieces and nephews, including Alisha Bedford of Williamsport; longtime companion Sandy Pontious and numerous aunts and uncles.He lived all his life in the Johnsonburg/Ridgway area. He was Catholic by faith and enjoyed hunting, fishing, country music, gardening and his dogs.In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by a brother, Joseph Bedford.Funeral services for LeRoy E. Bedford Jr. will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 5 at the Ubel Funeral Home, Johnsonburg, with Father David Wilson officiating.Burial will follow at Wardvale Methodist Cemetery, Johnsonburg.There will be no visitation. Friends will be welcomed to the funeral services from 9 to 10:00 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.