John A. Kuczynski


John A. Kuczynski, 74, of Shenango Township passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2019, at UPMC Passavant Hospital in Cranberry Township.
Born Aug. 21, 1944, in New Castle, he was a son of the late Stanley M. and Mary Ann Bober Kuczynski.
He was married to Jerilynne Barton Kuczynski for 46 years. She survives at home.
John retired from Koppel Steel, where he was an electrician.
He was a member of Holy Redeemer Church in Ellwood City and the former St. Monica's Parish in Wampum.
John was a veteran of the Army and a member of the Polish Falcons in New Castle.
He enjoyed playing volleyball and golfing with Challenges and the West Side golf leagues.
His most cherished time was spent with his family, especially his children and grandchildren.
In addition to his wife, Jerilynne, survivors include a daughter, Melissa (Kash) Eagleton of Fredericksburg, Virginia; a son, Brian (Holly) Kuczynski of New Castle; three sisters, Connie Allen of Ellwood City, Kathleen (Richard) Pannutti of King, North Carolina, and Rita (Ray) Carungi of Weston, Wisconsin; a brother, Peter Kuczynski of Phoenix, Arizona; and seven grandchildren, Paige, Drew and Lane Eagleton, and Aubrey, Nolan, Kaleb and Marin Kuczynski.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, David and Daniel Kuczynski; and an infant son.
Visiting hours will be held from 3 to 7 p.m. Friday at the Marshall Funeral Home, 341 Main St., Wampum.
A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday at Holy Redeemer Church. The Rev. Father Mark Thomas will officiate. Full Military Rites will be offered by the Veterans Honor Guard.
Entombment will follow in Parkside Mausoleum.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children's Hospital.
Online condolences may be offered to the family by visiting
Published on January 3, 2019
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