Joseph J. Mayzel, Jr., age 86 of Clairton, passed away on Saturday, June 2, 2018 at the Center for Compassionate Care in Mt. Lebanon. Born December 10, 1931 in Clairton, he was a son of the late Joseph J. and Anna (Dora) Mayzel.
A retired Captain of the Clairton Fire Dept., Joseph was a member of St. Clare of Assisi Church in Clairton and a US Army Veteran of the Korean War, where he served as a Military Policeman and Paratrooper. Joseph is survived by his wife of 61 years Barbara J. (Pierallini) Mayzel; his daughters Cheryl (Vince) Bianco of South Park and Mary Ann (Jim) Logue of Jefferson Hills; his grandchildren Brittany (Joe) Boehm, Vincent Bianco, James Logue, and Ian Logue; his sisters Audrey Mihalko, Elsie Rondinelli, Evelyn Frattorli, and Anna Marie Cvetan; his brother Armand Mayzel; and also nieces and nephews. Besides his parents, Joseph was preceded in death by a brother Frank Mayzel. There is no vistation for Joseph. Friends are invited to a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Clare of Assisi Church, 460 Reed St., Clairton, PA 15025 on Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at 10 AM. Please meet at the church. Interment will be private. Memorial contributions in Joseph's name should be made to the Parkinson's Foundation of Western PA, 575 Lincoln Ave., Bellevue, PA 15202. Arrangements by the A.J. Bekavac Funeral Home, 555 5th. St., Clairton, PA 15025 (412-233-5700) www.bekavacfuneralhome.com
Originally published June 03, 2018.