PAUL J. BALLOG
Peacefully on Sunday, July 23, 2017, at home in Regent Square. He was born August 23, 1942, age 74. Beloved husband of 53 years to Sumiko (Sohma) Ballog; loving father of Mark Ballog and his wife, Leanna of Wilkins Twp.; and Christine Scott (Jim) of Forest Hills; dear grandpa of John, Lois, Joseph, Ava and Elyse; son of the late Irene and John Ballog. Paul served in the Air Force from 1961 to 1965. He was the former Commissioner of Baseball in the 14th Ward. Friends received 3-7 p.m. WEDNESDAY ONLY at the THOMAS L. NIED FUNERAL HOME, INC., 7441 Washington St., Swissvale. Mass of Christian Burial in the Madonna del Castello Roman Catholic Church on Thursday morning at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, please send memorial contributions in Paul's memory to the Hillman Cancer Center, 5115 Centre Ave., Pgh., PA 15232.