CHRASKA JOSEPH G. "JOE"
Age 89, peacefully after a brief illness on Wednesday, May 1, 2013, formerly of Mt. Oliver. Beloved husband of the late Gloria and Bertha; loving father of Joann (A.J.) Gray, Judy (Tim) Assad, Jan (Steve) Boehm, Rich (Donna) Cochran, and the late Phillip Chraska; Pap Pap of Tracey (Scott), Vanessa (Steve), T.J. (Shannon), Meghan, Sam, Matthew, Rachel, and Justin; great-Pap Pap of Ryan. Visitation Friday 2-4 and 6-8 at the BORON FUNERAL HOME, INC., 1719 Brownsville Rd. Funeral Prayers on Saturday at 9:30 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Basil Church at 10 a.m. Joe proudly served in the Air Force during WWII
as an airplane mechanic in England. He retired from the Liquor Control Board, and also was a long-time volunteer at South Side Hospital.
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