YOUNGSTOWN Funeral services will begin at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, at the Vaschak-Kirila Funeral Home, and at 10 a.m. at St. Michaels Catholic Church, for Joseph C. Pavlick Sr., 90, who entered into rest Thursday evening at Walton Manor Nursing Home.
Joseph was born July 7, 1920, in Youngstown, the son of the late John and Anna (Kral) Pavlik.
He was a graduate of South High School, and served his country in the U.S. Marines during World War II.
He was employed for 43 years as a foreman at Republic Steel.
Joseph was a member of St. Michaels Catholic Church, the V.F.W. in Washingtonville, the American Legion in Leetonia, the Fraternal Order of Eagles, No. 3298, Austintown, and the Jednota. He also was a private pilot for over 50 years.
Joseph will sadly missed by many, including his sons, Joseph Pavlick of Salem, John Pavlick of Struthers, and Daniel Pavlick of Youngstown; daughters, Linda (Tim) Lomen of Campbell, and Danielle (Mike) Muzic; a brother, Frank J. Pavlik of St. Paul, Minn.; and four sisters, Mary Feret of Boardman, Pauline (Frank) Sebest of Struthers, Sister Mary Immaculata in the St. Louise Convent in Pittsburgh, and Genevieve Popa of Austintown. He also leaves six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Besides his parents, Joseph was preceded in death by his wife, the former Rae C. (Corbett) Pavlick, whom he married June 26, 1948, and passed away on Nov. 13, 1991; two sons, Michael and Charles Pavlick; a brother, Edward J. Pavlik; and his special friend, Lola Hardwick.
Friends may call on Sunday from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Vaschak-Kirila Funeral Home, 3100 Canfield Road.
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