Of Forest Hills, formerly of Swissvale, age 90, on Saturday, March 15, 2014. Beloved husband of Dolores (Miller) Wach for 64 years; loving father of Janis Purkiss of Forest Hills, Stephen Wach of Tennessee, and Judy (Kevin) Koryak of Forest Hills; dear grandfather of Jennifer and Melissa Purkiss, and Tyler and Michael Koryak; also survived by nieces and nephews. Steve was a WWII Army Air Corps veteran, having served in the Pacific Theater. He was a former partner, along with his father, with the Waverly Supply Co. in Swissvale. Friends welcome Monday, March 17, 2014, 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at PATRICK T. LANIGAN FUNERAL HOME, 700 Linden Avenue at Cable, East Pittsburgh, 412-824-8800. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Maurice Church on Tuesday, March 18, 2014, at 10 a.m., followed by a presentation of Military Honors. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Maurice Church, 2001 Ardmore Blvd., Forest Hills, PA 15221.
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Published in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette from Mar. 16 to Mar. 17, 2014