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JOHN A. DANKO Jr. Obituary
Age 77, of Conway, SC, formerly of Pittsburgh, died May 31, 2014. John was born in 1937 in Duquesne, PA, son of the late John A. and Mary J. (Tkach) Danko. He graduated from Duquesne High School in 1955 lettering in football and basketball. He joined the Air Force and served in Taiwan. He graduated Penn State University in 1963 with a B.S. in electrical engineering. He was a member of the National Society of Professional Engineers. During his career, he worked for Douglas Aircraft, Westinghouse-Bettis, U.S. Steel and retired as Vice-President from Greenleaf Corporation in Saegertown, PA. He is survived by a son, John Danko III; daughter, Jocelyn (Mark) Morelock; and granddaughters, Carolyn and Katelyn Morelock. He is also survived by Joan (Chuck) Yuhas, Marie McCutcheon, Dee Fazio (Bob Tach), and Richard (Sue) Danko; and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his infant son, Jeffrey A. Danko. John was an excellent craftsman and enjoyed projects that revolved around remodeling homes and fixing machines and tools. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, August 2, 2014, at the BEINHAUER FUNERAL HOME, 2828 Washington Rd., McMurray, PA. Visitation hours will be from 1-3 p.m., with a closed Memorial Service for family from 3-4 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation, One Children's Hospital Drive, 4401 Penn Avenue, Central Plant, Floor 3, Pittsburgh, PA 15224. Arrangements by BEINHAUERS, 724 941-3211. Please view or add tributes at:
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Published in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette from July 27 to July 28, 2014
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