Funeral Mass for Joseph Kaucic, 88, of Chester Township, will be 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, at the Church of Saint Anselm, 12969 Chillicothe Road, Chester Township. Entombment will be at All Souls Cemetery in Chardon Township.
Mr. Kaucic passed away Feb. 10, 2014, at Holly Hill Nursing Home in Newbury Township.
Born Aug. 6, 1925, in Richwood, W.Va., he had been a Chester Township resident for the past 50 years.
Mr. Kaucic was a veteran of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, serving in World War II, and a member of the Church of Saint Anselm in Chester Township and the VFW.
He was employed at TRW as a machinist, retiring after 35 years of service.
Joseph enjoyed golf, baseball and all sports in general. He especially enjoyed watching and rooting for the West Virginia Mountaineers.
Survivors are his daughter, Karen (Walt Nagel) Kaucic; son, Vince (Kathy) Kaucic; grandchildren, Alexandra and Brent Nagel, and Connor and Brady Kaucic; and brother, Vic (Barbara) Nared.
Joseph was preceded in death by his wife Betty; and siblings, Virginia, Frank, and Molly.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at Gattozzi and Son Funeral Home, 12524 Chillicothe Road, Chester Township.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Joseph's name may be made to
, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
Online tributes and condolences at www.gattozziandson.com.
Published in www.News-Herald.com on Feb. 13, 2014