Joseph J. Horvat, 89, of Edenborn, PA, went to a better world on Monday May 28, 2018, leaving the farm in Edenborn where he spent all of his 89 years.
He was born in Edenborn on Monday December 3, 1928 a son of Joseph R., and Mary (Dusek) Horvat.
Joseph was preceded in death by his parents.
He was a member of St. Francis of Assisi Parish, Masontown Pa and The Faith-Gray-McArdle VFW Post 4584.
Having a strict father, he was up and out of bed early each morning performing all of his chores before going to school and later before going to work. He graduated from German Township High School and served his Country with The United States Army in Korea.
He is survived by two sisters, Frances Minshew and Ann Horvat SCN.
Friends will be received in the TERRAVECCHIA HOME FOR FUNERALS, INC.
515 North Main Street, Masontown, PA 15461 on Thursday May 31, 2018 from 3-7 p.m.
and on Friday June 1, 2018 until 9:30 a.m. when prayers of transfer will be said.
The Funeral Mass will follow at 10 am in St. Francis of Assisi Parish, Masontown, PA, with Father William G. Berkey as Celebrant.
Interment will be held in Our Lady of Perpetual Help St. Mary Cemetery, Leckrone, PA.