Byron A. Brocious, Jr.

Byron A. Brocious, Jr., age 78, of Albion, PA, passed away on February 23, 2018.

Born in Punxsutawney, PA on July 14, 1939, he was a son of the late Byron A. Brocious Sr. and Esther (Eshbaugh) Brocious.

Byron was married to the former Elizabeth 'Betty' Friend in 1966.  She preceded him in death in 2009.

He loved the outdoors and enjoyed fishing, hunting, and racing.

Byron is survived by 2 sons, Byron 'Rick' Brocious III, and Mathew A. 'Mick' Brocious and his fiancee Cathy of West Springfield;  1 daughter, Marie Sanoski of Saegertown;  1 brother, Ralph Brocious of Fairview, and several grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents and wife.

Following Byron's wishes, there will be no viewing or visitation.

Family and friends are invited to a Celebration of Life for Byron on Sunday, March 11, 2018 from 12 noon to 4:00 PM at the V.F.W. Post 4965, 13755 Chestnut Street, West Springfield, PA 16443

Askins Cremation Funeral Services, 8354 Wattsburg Rd., Erie, PA 16509 is assisting the family with arrangements.