Joseph G. Siko Jr.
Joseph G. Siko Jr., 74, Manns Choice, Pa., died at 10:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 7, 2010, at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown.
He was born in Pittsburgh Thursday, April 9, 1936, the son of the late Joseph Siko Sr. and Anna (Tomko) Siko.
On January 21, 1957, he married Donnaleigh (Mc- Crea) Siko.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by daughter Joanne M., wife of Ronald Formosa, Chambersburg; daughter Roberta J. Schwartz, Manns Choice; son Joseph G. Siko III, husband of Barbara (Friday) Siko, Pittsburgh; son Donald J., husband of Julie (Miller) Siko, McConnellsburg; son, Gregg J. husband of Sally (Adams) Siko, Fuquay Vana, N.C.; sister Elizabeth Ann Cringle, Plum; sister Barbara Ann Temple, Utica; sister Mary Lou Duffy, Franklin; 12 grandchildren: Anthony, Vincenzo and Ronald Formosa, Kim Parfitt, Elizabeth Schwartz, Patrick Nacey, Jaime Brittingham, Kiersten and Kaityn Siko, Tyler Miller, Donna Grace and Joseph Siko IV and 11 great-grandchildren.
He was a member of St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church of Bedford.
He was employed as a supervisor at LTV Steel in Pittsburgh, retiring after 43 years of employment.
Funeral mass was held Saturday, July 17, at 10:00 a.m., at St. Thomas Catholic Church, Bedford. Father Donald Dusza was the celebrant. Interment was made in Bedford County Memorial Park.
Mickle-Geisel Funeral Home, Schellsburg, was in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at www.geiselfuneral.com.