Harold Earl Shaulis

September 15, 1942 ~ December 24, 2019 (age 77)


Harold E. Shaulis, 77, of Niles, formerly Somerset, PA, died Dec. 24, 2019 at the Cleveland Clinic after a brief illness. He was born Sept. 15, 1942 , in Somerset, a son of Clark I. And Margaret M. (Snyder) Shaulis, and graduated from Somerset High School in 1960. He and his wife moved to Niles in October 1965. He was a group leader at ITT Grinnell Corp. in Warren for many years, and later worked at various Delphi Packard plants before retiring in 2006. He was a devoted husband, father and grandfather. He leaves his wife, the former Gloria J. Saponsky, whom he married May 2, 1964; two daughters, Lorri Shaulis (Rick Powell) of Warren and Debora Flora (Mark) of Youngstown.; a granddaughter, Kayla Powell of Columbus; two grandsons, Matthew Powell of Warren and Christopher Flora of Youngstown; a brother, Kenneth Shaulis (Arlene) of Alexandria, VA; two sisters, Carol Miller (Glenn) and Shelby Defibaugh (Donald), both of Somerset; a brother-in-law, John J. Saponsky (Sally) of Harrisburg, PA. ; two aunts Ada Esherick of Somerset and Sarah Matkoskey of Troy, OH. ; and many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews. His parents are deceased.  There will be no viewing. Services will be held at 3 PM Sunday in the Christ  Casebeer Lutheran Church with Reverend Jonathan Adams officiating.  Interment in Casebeer  Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the family. Arrangements under the direction of the  Robert H. Halverson Funeral Home. Condolences may be  made at


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Funeral Service
January 5, 2020

3:00 PM
Christ Casebeer Lutheran Church
10377 Somerset Pike
Somerset, PA 15501

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