• HOFFMAN JOHN A. "YUSH" Age 81,...

HOFFMAN
JOHN A. "YUSH"
Age 81, formerly of the
South Side, passed away
peacefully surrounded by his
family on September 12, 2018
in their home in Slippery Rock.
Yush was the son of the late
Mary Csajka; survived by his
loving wife and best friend,
Pat; his loving daughters,
Michelle (Tom) Pomocki,
Valerie Schlegel, Cindy (Dan)
Murphy and Linda (Joe)
Kownacki; granddad of Jamie,
Stacie, Shannon and the late
Nicole; great-grandpap of five;
dear brother of Bill Hoffman
(Pat), Larry (Alice) Hoffman
and Bernie Hoffman; also
several nieces and nephews.
Yush was US Navy veteran and
retired as a steelworker in
1999 from J&L-LTV Corp. Yush
was a true sportsman and
loved the Steelers. His true
passion was boxing where he
received a Golden Gloves
award. Later in life, Yush
would use his skill and
experience to coach young
men to give them confidence
and competitive moves to
compete in local boxing
matches. Friends received
Sunday 2-8 p.m., in THOMAS J
GMITER FUNERAL HOME,
INC., 2323 E. Carson St.
Funeral Prayer Monday 11
a.m. Mass of Christian Burial
in St. Adalbert Church, Prince
of Peace Parish at 12 noon.
Interment will be held in the
National Cemetery of the
Alleghenies at 2:30 p.m.
www.thomasjgmiterfh.com
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PostedSeptember 14, 2018