Joseph Toth, Sr.

Obituary of Joseph Toth, Sr.

Joseph Toth, Sr, 99 of Peckville died Monday evening surrounded by his family at Holy Family Residence, after a brief illness. HIs wife of 70 years  was the former Flora Pazzaglia who died November 9, 2015.

Born in Jessup, he was the son of the late John and Mary Ritzco Toth. He attended Jessup schools and was employed as a miner and also worked at Billig Shoe Factory until his retirement .

He resided for most of his life in Peckville and was a member of Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish in Peckville.

He was a kind and loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather who was very selfless and put everyones else's needs before his own. His grandchildren and great grandchildren were the light of his life and he enjoyed

playing bingo and working in his garden where he shared all the fruits of his harvest with his family.

Survived by a son Joseph and wife Eleanor, Dickson, a daughter, Susan Kerecman and husband Mark, Dickson City, three grandchildren, Amy Yurkanin, Marcus Kerecman and Tracy Cali, seven great grandchildren, Kyle, Isabella,Dylan,

Cassidy, Alex, Jeremy and Tyler. He was preceded in death by several brothers and sisters. 

Visiting hours will be held on Thursday from 4 to 6 PM at the Louis M. Margotta Funeral Home, 511 Church St. Jessup. The funeral will be private at the request of the family. For online condolences goto funeral home website.

 

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