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Rose and Black Funeral Home - Stoneboro
Tuesday May 17th, 2022
4:00pm - 7:00pm

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Rose and Black Funeral Home
Wednesday May 18th, 2022
11:00am - 12:00pm

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Julius "Bud" O. Bihler, Jr.

Julius Otto Bihler, Jr. “Bud”, 85 of Millcreek Twp, Utica, PA, passed away on May 12, 2022 at Sharon Regional Hospital. Bud was born in Pittsburgh on October 6, 1936 to the late Julius Otto Bihler, Sr. and Helen Ann (Barth) Bihler. He worked for many years as a roofing contractor as well as in the maintenance department at Polk Center. Bud proudly served his Country in the United States Navy. He was a member of St. Columbkille Roman Catholic Church and a member of Lake Lodge #434 F&AM.

Bud loved spending time outdoors and hunting. He also enjoyed farming and riding his tractor mowing grass. Most of all he loved his family and spending time with them.

He married his wife, Mary (Ide) Bihler on June 29, 1963, she survives at home. He is also survived by his children; Donna (Eric) Mierzwa of Hubbard, OH, Thomas (Julie) Bihler of Beamus Point, NY, Juliann (Joe) Korchnak of Lake Milton, OH, and Michael (Bridget) Bihler of Utica, PA, grandchildren; Adreanna, Adam, Anthony, Amber, TJ, Bradley, Nick, Ryan, Shawn, and Josh, great-grandson; Dominic, sister Jean Egger, as well as many nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents Bud was preceded in death by his grandson, Tyler.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Rose and Black Funeral Home & Crematory, 99 Franklin Street, Stoneboro, where family and friends are welcome from 4 pm – 7 pm on Tuesday, May 17. A funeral service will take place on Wednesday, May 18, at 11 am at the funeral home with Rev. Robert Manning, officiating.

Interment will follow in New Lebanon Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to St. Jude’s, www.stjude.org/donate

Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.RoseAndBlackFH.com

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My condolences to the Bihler family. I coached Tommy and Michael and knew Donna and Julie from their days at Lakeview. What a wonderful family. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers.

Jeffrey Engstrom May 18 2022 6:29 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Julius "Bud" Bihler, Jr.

Tracy & Sandy Miller May 16 2022 3:01 PM

Always hard to lose a loved one, but he seems to have left a great legacy in his children.God Bless you all

Dar & Ed Korchnak May 16 2022 2:06 PM

Donna, Tom, Michael, and Julie: Sending prayers, love and big hugs during this difficult time. ❤️💕🙏

Julie (Kulesza) Geisler May 16 2022 6:26 AM

So sorry for your loss. Prayers for the family.

Karen Urey Shaw May 15 2022 5:28 PM

We would like to express our deepest sympathy for the loss of your beloved husband, father, and grandfather. Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad and difficult time. Wishing you comfort and peace as you remember the happy times you shared...
Keith and Rosalyn Miller

Rosalyn A Miller May 15 2022 7:22 AM

So sorry for your loss.

Evie Katavitch May 14 2022 9:16 PM

Tom and Family,
So sorry for your loss. He helped raise some great kids!

Paul Cousins May 14 2022 4:27 PM