Corky, 82, Windber passed away February 10, 2018 at Windber Hospice. Born July 22, 1935 in Johnstown. Son of Andrew and Mary (Seganos) Koharchik. Preceded in death by parents, wife, Gail (Knepper); brothers, Albert Koharchick and Andrew Gump Koharchik and wife, Marguerite and an infant sister, Barbara. Survived by sons, George Koharchik and wife, Candice, Texas; Michael Koharchik and wife, Linda, CA; and Andrew Koharchik, Somerset; grandchildren, Kailee, Kristina, Michael and Melissa. Also survived by, sister, Pauline wife of Thomas Sweitzer, Windber; sister-in-law, Dorothy Koharchick and several nieces and nephews and great-nieces and nephews. George was an U.S. Army Veteran. He was a retired draftsman for DeVilbiss, Somerset. He enjoyed woodworking, was an avid Steeler fan and enjoyed cooking for his buddies, Mooch, Chuck, John and Steve for the Sunday Game. Member of SS. Cyril and Methodius Catholic Church, Windber where funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Saturday, February 24, 2018 and where Military Honors will be held by Windber VFW ritual Team. Reverend Roderick N. Soha, Pastor. Interment, SS. Cyril and Methodius Catholic Cemetery, East End, Windber. Friends received 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, February 23, 2018 at the William Kisiel Funeral Home, Windber where vigil for the deceased will be held. In lieu of flowers, donation may be made to Windber Hospice in Georges memory.
Published on February 17, 2018