John Fuzy

FUZY, John, 93, of Wintersville, died Tuesday, July 2, 2013, at Trinity West ER.

He was born in Weirton, WV, on May 16, 1920, a son of the late Steve and Katherine Molnar Fuzy.

John was retired from Weirton Steel after 35 years of service. He worked as a 1st helper in the blast furnace. He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II.

He was a member of Brentwood United Methodist Church, Weirton Steel 25-Year Club, American Legion 557, the V.F.W in Follansbee, WV, and the Mingo Sportsman Club.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter, Sharlene Elizabeth Fuzy, on July 5, 1951 – she is sadly missed by both parents; brothers Steve and Mike Fuzy; sisters Ann Legnasky and Katherine Monigold; and sister-in-law Irene Fuzy.

John is survived by his beloved wife, Olga Chomas Fuzy, whom he married on June 14, 1944; loving stepson Jerry R. (Marie) Ksiazek of Bloomingdale, OH, whom he raised from the age of 3; half-sisters Helen Vadjinia and Frances (Jim) Montgomery, both of Steubenville; grandchildren Scott Ksiazek and Vicki Lee Smith, both of Fort Walton Beach, FL; great-grandchildren Garrett Smith and Calib Ksiazek; stepgrandchildren Gerald, Dan and Catherine Risnear; and step-great-granddaughter Chayna Engle.

Friends may call at Dunlope-Shorac Funeral Home, 215 Fernwood Road, Wintersville, OH, on Friday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m., where funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday with the Rev. Bill Westling officiating. Burial at Fort Steuben. Ohio Valley Veterans Memorial Squad will conduct graveside honors.

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John Fuzy

FUZY, John, 93, of Wintersville, died Tuesday, July 2, 2013.

Arrangements pending at Dunlope-Shorac Funeral Home of Wintersville.