On Sunday, January 10, 2021, Joseph “Papa Joe” Juricich, 96 of North Versailles passed away. Son of the late Joseph & Katherine (Stemberger) Juricich. Beloved husband of the late Constance Juricich. Loving father of Karen (Don) Elko, Joey P. (Barb) Juricich, Michael Juricich, Pamela (Doug) McGinnis, and the late Jeffrey Juricich. Brother of the late Irene Rosa. Dear Uncle of Rich (Ginny) Rosa, Kathy (Jan) Fung, and Theresa Nuzzo. 10 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren. Stepfather to Barb (Jim) Romanovich and Butch (Karen) Wilson. Joe and his parents were lifetime members of SNPJ. He was a member of the Bricklayers Union local 9 and a 55-year member of the Norwin Elks. Joe was a property developer and home builder, along with his father, Joe, and his son, Joe, (J&J Builders). Joe’s life continued to be one victory after another.
Friends will be received on Wednesday 4pm-8pm at James F. Kutch Funeral Home & Crematory, 433 Lincoln Highway, East McKeesport, PA 15035, (412) 823-4054.
Mass of Christian Burial on Thursday 10am St. Angela Merici Church White Oak, Mary Mother of God Parish.
Burial will follow at New St. Josephs Cemetery.
Due to the health concerns, capacity at the funeral home is limited to 50% at a time and masks will be required. PA Dept of Health and CDC guidelines will be followed.
Originally published January 10, 2021.