Jim M. Harkulich
Jim M. "Juice" Harkulich, 71, died Monday (Nov. 11, 2019) in O'Brien Memorial Convalescent Home in Masury.
Jim, who lived in Masury, was born April 28, 1948, in Sharon to Joseph and Mary Yazvac Harkulich.
Jim was a member of St. Anthony Parish in Sharon and a 1968 graduate of Brookfield High School.
He attended the Choffin Career Center and retired from Sharon Steel Corp. He also worked as a janitor for Brookfield Schools, Liberty Schools and Truck World, and the Chestnut Street Cafe.
Jim enjoyed playing cards, attending vintage car shows, and watching old movies, especially westerns. He visited with his many friends at the Brookfield Diner, Cortland Banks, the Waffle House and socialized at many other stops.
He liked to dance, play old music and joke around. Jim served on his 50th class reunion committee.
Jim is survived by: a brother, Joe M. (Sara) Harkulich of Masury; a nephew, Joe A. (Melissa) Harkulich; and a niece, Debbie (Joe) Yuran.
His parents preceded him in death.

HARKULICH
Jim M., 71, of Masury
Calling Hours: 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday (11-13-19) at A.E. PUSTINGER FUNERAL HOME LTD., 1310 Idaho St., Farrell.
Funeral Mass: 11 a.m. Thursday (11-14-19) at St. Anthony Church, 804 Idaho St., Sharon, with the Rev. Matthew J. Ruyechan, pastor, presiding.
Entombment: Crown Hill Burial Park Mausoleum, Vienna, Ohio.
Published on November 12, 2019

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Tom Muzzy Sartori
Nov 21, 2019
Juice always had a good word to pass to me and I found him to be a friendly humorous man. he leaves behind a great smile and i'll always remember him.
Tedd Harkulich
Nov 14, 2019
Jim was a first cousin. I knew as a young child. As an adult our paths seldom crossed. I offer my condolences to his immediate family and friends.
Rich and Nancy Yonchak
Nov 14, 2019
Joe and Sara you have our deepest sympathies.
Kelly Pickard
Nov 14, 2019
So sorry Juice was a good man he was like a father to me gonna really Miss him
Kendra ellis
Nov 14, 2019
Going to miss u
Shirley Elbel Burrell ..BHS Class of 68
Nov 14, 2019
To Family and Friends .. The Celebation of Life was a Beautiful Tribute.. The Gallery of Photos.. A Life time of Smiles... He shared his time with so many..willing to help.. Compassion to Animals... Not just a Classmate.. Our Friend... The places he stopped for Coffee.. He shared his life with so many.. He Truly will be missed... I will miss my Friend...
Sincerly.. Shirley Elbel Burrell..
BHS CLASS OF 68...
Kathy (Ondich) Mendillo
Nov 13, 2019
I am very sad to have to say good-bye to Jim. I enjoyed seeing him about town. Sometimes he would stop in front of my parent's house on Judson Rd. and chat. His battle cry was Mushka Mushka. We graduated together from Brookfield and I have known him as my friend all my life. Rest in peace, Jim.
Trina
Nov 13, 2019
I can assure you my childhood would not have been as laughter filled, and interesting without Jimmy Juice in it! The kids who grew up in the Stevenson Heights neighborhood in the 90s have some great memories because of him! Thankful his suffering is over and he can rest , whole and complete, free from pain and sickness in the arms of our Heavenly Father! 😇
Dave and Elaine Pavkov
Nov 13, 2019
Our deepest sympathies to Jim's family and all his many friends. May the Good Lord carry you through this moment of loss in your lives.
Blessings !!
Katie Bennett
Nov 12, 2019
It's been many years since I last seen Jim and family. But I do remember Jim was a very good, kind hearted guy, he always was able to make someone laugh and smile. My condolences to the family.
Sandra Ashton
Nov 12, 2019
Worked with Jim at Sharon Steel. Great friend, would help anyone. Always kept in touch with all of us. My heart go out to his family.