Age 96, of West Mifflin and formerly of Hays, peacefully passed away on Saturday, August 31, 2013. Beloved husband of 66 years to Sara (Vukovich) Bracalilly; loving father of Debbie (Bob) Niccolai and Denise (Roger) Bracalilly Stultz; loving grandfather of Mark Niccolai and Nada Niccolai; great grandfather of Skylah and Mauro; sweet brother of Angelo, Frank, Annie, Gabriel, Rosie, Albert, Lucille, and Dolores; favorite uncle of an abundance of loving and fun nephews, nieces, grandnephews and grandnieces; and a good friend to all who knew him. Johnny served his country in the U.S. Army in the South Pacific during World War II. His work career was spent at Continental Can Company and Spooky's Store. He was an active member of Holy Spirit Church. John and his wife were active members of Holy Spirit Seniors and South Park Seniors. He lived a well-lived life, including parties and celebrations, bus trips and cruises, and time with his family and friends. Thank you to the special people at Medi Home Hospice. Friends received Sunday and Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the JEFFERSON MEMORIAL FUNERAL HOME, INC., 301 Curry Hollow Road, Pleasant Hills. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday 10 a.m. at Holy Spirit Church. Interment at Lebanon Presbyterian Church Cemetery.
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Published in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette from Sept. 1 to Sept. 2, 2013