LONCHAR, Pete Jr.
A motorcycle accident in Geneva, FL, took the life of Pete Lonchar, Jr., 66, of Weirton, on Thursday, March 6, 2014.
Born on June 10, 1947, in Steubenville, OH, he was a son of Pete and Dorothy (Sekulich) Lonchar Sr. of Weirton.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Nicholas Lonchar, on November 25, 2003.
Pete retired from Weirton Steel where he worked in the Finished Products Warehouse / Electrical Repair. He was currently working at the Hurricane Club in Weirton. An active member of the WV ABATE Motorcycle Club, he enjoyed his Harley Davidson, camping and was a car enthusiast.
In addition to his parents, Pete is survived by his wife, Cathy (Schayes) Lonchar whom he married May 21, 1982; a son, Shawn Michael Lonchar; a granddaughter, Bridgett Lonchar all of Weirton and a sister, Darlene Gaydos of New Cumberland, WV.
Visitation will be held 11 a.m. Monday until the time of his services at 1 p.m. at the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main St., Weirton, WV,
The Reverend Dana Snodgrass will officiate.
Interment will follow in the Serbian Cemetery, Weirton.
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