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Former Shaler Villa VFC Assistant Fire Chief Andrew Gerst Dies

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

SHALER TOWNSHIP (KDKA) -- The Shaler Villa Volunteer Fire Company is mourning the loss of one of its own.

Former assistant chief Andrew Gerst died this week.

It is with an incredibly heavy heart that we announce the passing of Former Assistant Chief, and LifeLong Member of 60...

Posted by Shaler Villa Volunteer Fire Company on Saturday, September 25, 2021

He joined the company in 1961 and eventually became the longest serving chief in Shaler Township.

Gerst was 78 years old.

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