Joseph Klutcher, 92, of Hermitage, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017, with family by his side.
Born in Ralphton, Pa., to Michael and Anna (Mochnacky) Klutcher, he was the youngest of seven children.
Joe was a Korean War veteran and Bronze Star Medal recipient.
He was a long-time resident of Arizona, where he retired from Honeywell in 1985.
As a tool and die maker and machinist by trade, he lived to tinker in his shop. He enjoyed watching sports and was an avid walker continuing to do so into his late 80s. He was a devoted father and would do anything for his family and friends. He will be deeply missed.
Joe is survived by his daughter Kim (Dave); nieces; a nephew; and a caring friend Trina.
He is preceded in death by his parents and siblings.
A special thanks to his caregivers Marlene, Rebecca, and Jeff, who enabled him to stay at home over the last few years.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests anyone wishing to contribute in his memory to please donate to their favorite charity or consider the American Lung Association, 102 W. McDowell Rd., Phoenix, Az. 85003-1213, www.lungarizona.org.
Joseph, 92, of Hermitage.
Calling hours: 12 to 1 p.m. Tuesday (11-21-17) at STEPHEN J. SHERMAN FUNERAL HOME, 2201 Highland Road, Hermitage.
Services: Funeral Divine Liturgy at 1 p.m. Tuesday (11-21-17) at St. Michael Byzantine Catholic Church in Hermitage, with Father Kevin Marks, officiating.
Burial: St. Michael Byzantine Catholic Cemetery
Online condolences may be expressed at www.shermanfuneralhome.com.
Published on November 19, 2017