Weirton Daily Times
Mon., March 23, 1981
NEW CUMBERLAND – Joseph Mehalik, 62, route 1, died Saturday ev3ening at the Weirton Medical Center.
He was born March 14, 1919, in Orient, Pa., a son of the late John and Anna Billcheck Mehalik.
He was a member of ST. Mary’s Byzantine Catholic Church, co-owner of Jo L Bakery Shop, retired employee of the 54 Inch Electrical Department at Weirton Steel Division, an Army veteran of World War Ii, and a member of the VFW and the 25-year Club.
He was preceded in death by five brothers and one sister.
Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Catherine Zdinak Mehalik’ three sons, Joseph M., Robert J. and David P., all at home; a daughter, Kathy Jo at home; two brothers, Paul of Baltimore, Md. And George of Steubenville; two sisters, Mrs. George (Edith) Martin of Weirton and Mrs. Charles (Irene) Cooper of Florida.
Friends will be received at the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. today and Tuesday, where final blessing service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday and Divine Liturgy of Requiem at 11 a.m. at St. Mary’s Church with Msgr. Andrew Pataki as celebrant. Interment in St. Paul’s Cemetery.
Rosary devotions at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday by the Altar Society and Parastas services at 7 p.m. Tuesday.