Donald P. Wojcik

WOJCIK, Donald P., 81, of Weirton, passed away Monday, March 25, 2013, at his home.

He was born Nov. 5, 1931, in Holliday’s Cove, WV, a son of the late Thaddeus M. and Julia Orwasky Wojcik.

He was preceded in death by his sisters, Catherine Potts and Eleanor Karpowicz, and brothers Thaddeus M. Wojcik Jr. and Richard J. Wojcik.

He attended Cove School, Weir Junior High School and was a 1949 graduate of Follansbee High School. He served as a photographer in the U.S. Navy during the Korean Conflict.

While attending the former College of Steubenville, he served as an accountant for Snodgrass and Company. After his 1959 graduation, he taught at St. Paul’s School for two years, owned and operated the Simon’s Texaco Station for three years and worked as comptroller for the Weirton Savings and Loan Company.

Prior to his 1990 retirement, he was employed as general manager for Tower Communications Cable Company. Following his retirement, he worked as a public accountant.

Mr. Wojcik is survived by his son, Stephen Wojcik of Weirton, and sister, Joanne A. Pucci of Moor Park, CA.

In accordance with Donald’s wishes, there will be no visitation. Private burial will be held at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens at the convenience of his family.

Arrangements are under the direction of Greco- Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main St., Weirton, WV 26062.

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