Joseph C. Sierzega

JOSEPH C. SIERZEGA, 59, OF LANSDALE Joseph C. Sierzega, 59, of Lansdale, passed away on Wednesday, February 5, 2014, in his residence. Born in Pottstown, he was a son of Carl W. and Ida (DePietropaolo) Sierzega, of Royersford. Joseph was a 1972 graduate of St. Pius X High School and received his B.S. in Accounting from Indiana University of Pennsylvania in 1976. He had been employed as a tax accountant for the IRS in Chicago and St. Louis prior to his employment at American Olean. Joseph collected antique glass, was a car enthusiast, an avid reader and enjoyed the outdoors. He loved blues music and especially attending concerts with family. In addition to his parents, Joseph is survived by three sisters, Connie Ann, wife of Scott G. Hagy, of Douglassville, Theresa M. Gilmore, of Stevens, and Joan P. Amstutz, of West Chester; one brother, Kenneth F. Sierzega, husband of Sandy Shinn, of Vienna, VA; and eight nieces and nephews, Kimberly, Bryan, Matthew, Johnny, Ryan, Rachel, Anthony and Megan. He was preceded in death by one sister, Diane S. Ware, wife of John B. Ware, of Berwyn. Relatives and friends are invited to attend his funeral mass onMonday, February 10, 2014, at 10 a.m., at Sacred Heart R.C. Church, Lewis Road and Walnut Street, Royersford. Officiating will be the Rev. Peter J. DiMaria. Interment will follow in the Fernwood Cemetery. Friends will be received from 9-9:45 a.m. Memorial contributions may be made in Joseph's name to the Lansdale Public Library, Attn. Pat, 301 Vine Street, Lansdale, PA 19446. Arrangements are being handled by the Cattermole-Klotzbach Funeral Home. Condolences may be offered online atwww.RoyersfordFuneralHome.com.

Funeral Home

Cattermole-Klotzbach Funeral Home
600 Washington Street Royersford, PA 19468
610-948-7330
Published in The Mercury on Feb. 7, 2014