Frank E. Koontz

  • Died: June 21, 2019
  • Location: Ruffsdale, Pennsylvania

Saloom-Rega Funeral Service

730 W Main St
Mount Pleasant, PA 15666
Tel. (724) 547-2122

Tribute & Message From The Family

Frank E. Koontz, 82 of Ruffsdale, passed away Friday June 21 2019 at Transitions Health Care, Irwin. Frank was born December 12, 1936 in Mt. Pleasant the son of Frank and Lena Brenning Koontz. Frank was a 1954 graduate of South Huntingdon High School and served with the Army during the Vietnam War. He was well known for his beautiful Christmas displays during the holidays. Surviving are his children, Frank Koontz (Cathy) of Export and Victoria Kern (Charles) of Belle Vernon; grandchildren,Robert M. and Chelsea L. Kern; great grandchildren, Aiden Kern and Elizabeth Litterini; siblings, Marie Koontz of Greensburg, Dorothy Coberly and Sarah Whipkey both of OH, brother Roy Koontz of Somerset and sisters in law, Mary Ann Bulna (Bernard) and Kathleen Vaglia. In addition to his parents, Frank was preceded in death by his wife of 39 years, Johanna Hegedus Koontz and a brother Robert Koontz. Visitation for family and friends will be held from 2 to 8pm Monday at SALOOM-REGA FUNERAL SERVICE 730 W. Main Street Mt. Pleasant where services will be held at 10AM Tuesday with Rev. Lee Smith officiating. Interment with military honors conducted by American Legion Post 446 Mt. Pleasant will be held in the Seven Dolors Cemetery, Yukon. Please visit Frank's online memorial at to sign the condolence guestbook. Richard Rega, funeral director.


Condolence & Memory Journal

My condolences to frank jr and vicki.

Posted by Mike Ginter - Yukon, PA - Family   June 29, 2019

Vicki and Family,
May you find Peace and Comfort at this

Vicki and Family,
May you find Peace and Comfort knowing you did all you could for your father. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Our deepest sympathy to you.
Love, Aunt Kathy, Harry and Tim

Posted by Kathy Bijold Sohn - Hummelstown, PA - Family   June 24, 2019

To the family of Frank, you have our most sincere, and deepest sympathies, and Prayers! We are so sorry for the loss of a great man,he will be deeply missed by many!

Posted by Don and Eileen Overly - Scottdale, PA   June 24, 2019

Vicki, bless you for all that you have done for your dad and your mom. All our love, Carol and Chuck

Posted by Carol Overly - Acme, PA   June 23, 2019

Vick,bless you and I know that you did your best for your dad and your mom. The Lord will hold you close in his arms.allOf our love,Carol and Chuck

Posted by A friend   June 23, 2019


May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief.

Posted by Lori & Dave Onorato - Hunker, PA - friend   June 23, 2019

Our thoughts, prayers and love sent to the entire family. Frank will be greatly missed.

Posted by Ed Ginter - Mt Holly Springs, PA - Family   June 22, 2019