Richard J. Murcko
Richard J. Murcko, 77, Hermitage, passed away Saturday evening (March 21, 2020) in UPMC Montefiore, Pittsburgh.
Mr. Murcko was born July 28, 1942, in Sharon, a son of John and Helen (Kuzniar) Murcko.
He was a 1960 graduate of Mercer High School, and proudly served in the Army.
Richard worked as a coating line supervisor at Sharon Steel's former Farrell plant until its closing. He later worked in a similar capacity for Winner Steel, Sharon, retiring in 2011.
Richard was a member of the Church of Notre Dame, Hermitage.
With an appreciation for the outdoors and nature, he enjoyed gardening, landscaping, and feeding whitetail deer. As a young man, he loved to play basketball, and up until recently, enjoyed attending the stock car races at Mercer Raceway.
His wife of more than 55 years, the former Jeanette Frydrych, whom he married June 20, 1964, survives at home.
Also surviving are: two daughters, Monica (Mark) Trepicone, Medina, Ohio, and Lisa (Andre) Turner, Tucson, Ariz.; a son, Kevin (Donna) Murcko, Wesley Chapel, Fla.; a brother, Reginald Murcko, Hermitage; and two grandchildren who he loved dearly.

Richard J., 77, Hermitage.
Funeral services will be held privately. Online condolences may be sent to
Interment: St. Anthony Cemetery, Hermitage.
Arrangements by J. BRADLEY McGONIGLE FUNERAL HOME and CREMATORY Inc., 1090 E. State St., Sharon.
Published on March 24, 2020


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Audrey Goodrick
Mar 30, 2020
Jeanette, Monica, Kevin, Lisa and families. With sincere sympathy for your loss of Richard.
Linda & David Watters
Mar 25, 2020
Jeanette and family, We are very sorry to hear of your loss. Our deepest sympathy Is extended to all of you. Love and prayers.
Jerry & Elisa Arrow
Mar 25, 2020
So sorry for your loss. Jeanette,Monica,Kevin and Lisa our thoughts and prayers go out to you all. God Bless.
Joe Murcko
Mar 25, 2020
Praying for my cousin Richard as he ascends on his journey to our lord, warmest condolences to Jeanette, Richard's children and brother Reggie.
Joe Murcko
Chandler, AZ
Lisa Murcko
Mar 25, 2020
I love you so much Dad! Thank you for always being there for me and helping me! I miss you so very much! I miss our happy, funny, and long talks! I don't know how I'm going to make it! You always brightened my day😍!!!! You always made me laugh without even trying. You made me forget about my problems that day. Thank you for taking care of me. I love you I love you DAD!!!!!