James J. "Gypsy" Csorba, age 71, of North Versailles, formerly of Christy Park, died June 13, 2018, at home. Born September 8, 1946, in McKeesport, he was the son of the late Albert and Mary (Nemeth) Csorba. Gypsy retired from Csorba Tree Experts, where he worked with his son. He was a US Army veteran, serving during the Vietnam War. Gypsy enjoyed old western movies and bird watching
He is survived by his children, James A. (Sherri) Csorba of McKeesport, Amber (Lorraine Montgomery) Csorba of McKeesport and Anthony (Mary Ann) Csorba of McKeesport; step-daughter, Jessie Lykens of McKeesport; grandchildren, Justin, Zachary, Ashley, Nicole, Eycyius, Seth, Timothy, Kellen and Adrian; sister, Janet (Tom) Brady of Boston, PA; also nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, Gypsy was preceded in death by his son, Robert Csorba; siblings, Elizabeth Gunchuck, Sue Torbic, Barbara McGee, Mary Csorba, Robert Csorba, Joseph Csorba, Rose Beere, Lucy Stojanovic and Billy Csorba. Family and friends will be received at Willig Funeral Home & Crematory on Thursday, June 21, 2018, 6 to 8 p.m. and Friday, 1 p.m. until the time of service at 4 p.m., in the funeral home chapel. Mike Egenlauf Singer will officiate. Inurnment at Round Hill Cemetery at a later date. Condolences and memories may be shared at www.willigfuneralcremationservices.com
Originally published June 18, 2018.