Welcome to the memorial page for

Paul A. Terchek

August 15, 1927 ~ June 22, 2017 (age 89)

Paul A. Terchek, 89, of Forest City, died Thursday morning at the Forest City Nursing Home. His wife Leona Terchek died in 2002.

Born August 15, 1927 in Forest City, he was the son of the late Jacob and Johanna Korosec Terchek. Paul was Navy veteran serving in WWII and Korea. He was Head Dam Operator at Stillwater Lake prior to retirement. He was a member of Ascension Parish and caretaker for St. Joseph's Cemetery. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him.

Surviving is a daughter Donna Shivitz and husband Joe, Browndale; 2 grand daughters Danielle Adami and husband Eric, Seattle, WA; and Sandy Warnagiris and husband Joe, Pittsburgh; 4 great grandchildren Abigail, Jacob, Dylan, and Brody; nieces and nephews.

Also preceded in death by 4 brothers Jacob, Stanley, Frank, and Ed; and 2 sisters Tini and Sylvia.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be Monday at 10:00 am in St. Joseph's Church, Forest City. Viewing will be Sunday from 4-7pm at the Kevin M. Lesjack Funeral Home, 513 Main Street, Forest City Interment in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Forest City.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the building fund of Ascension Parish, 612 Hudson Street, Forest City, PA 18421

Charitable donations may be made to:

Ascension Parish Building Fund
612 Hudson Street, Forest City PA 18421
Tel: 1-570-785-3838

 Service Information

June 25, 2017

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Kevin M. Lesjack Funeral Home
513 Main Street
Forest City, PA 18421

Funeral Service
June 26, 2017

10:00 AM
St. Joseph's Church
741 Delaware Street
Forest City, PA 18421

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