AMerican Veteran 11

Lovant James Mayle

August 2, 1943 ~ April 27, 2021 (age 77)


Lovant James Mayle, 77, of Hiller, PA, passed away on Tuesday, April 27, 2021.

He was born August 2, 1943, in Melrose, PA, the son of Harter and Nancy (Hayes) Mayle.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Sandra (Williams) Mayle, sister Greta Bruich and brother, Harter “Bub” Mayle.

Lovant was a member of Fort Burd Presbyterian Church.  He served his country in both the U.S. Air Force and U.S. Army.  He worked as a Corrections Officer for SCI Pittsburgh and Greene and was a former fireman with Hiller VFD.  Lovant loved motorcycles, shooting sporting clays, hunting, fishing, traveling, and the beach.  He had a great sense of humor and loved his family more than anything.

He will be sadly missed by his wife, Jamie (Hartley) Mayle; two sons, Chris Mayle and wife Jennifer and Keith Mayle and wife Teresa; two step children, Gabriel Watkins and husband Anthony and David Elliott, Jr; three grandchildren, Keira, Elania, and Allen Mayle; sister Dotty Eckels and several nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received in the NOVAK FUNERAL HOME, 515 Front Street, Brownsville, PA on Monday, May 3, 2021 from 2-4 and 6-8 PM.  Funeral services will follow immediately at 8:00 PM with Rev. Jane Johnson officiating.

The Brownsville Masonic Lodge #60 will hold a service at 7:00 PM.

Military honors will be accorded by American Legion Posts 940, 838 and 275.

Due to Covid-19 state mandates our funeral homes indoor occupancy is limited to 30 people and masks and social distancing are required.

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Funeral Service
May 3, 2021

8:00 PM
Novak Funeral Home
515 Front Street
Brownsville, PA 15417

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