Joseph Albert Cindrich, 63, of Elizabeth Township, passed away Saturday, October 10, 2020 at home surrounded by his family. He was born July 1, 1957 in McKeesport and was the son of the late John and Catherine (Stephenson) Cindrich.
Joe was a member of Triumph of the Holy Cross Parish- St. Elizabeth of Hungary Church in Baldwin and was proprietor of Cindrich Electric Co. He was a 1975 graduate of Elizabeth Forward High School. He loved his craft as an electrician, and his children, earning a relaxing evening philosophizing over a beer and a smoke, determined to live on his own terms as he saw fit and observing nature. He will be dearly missed by all who knew him. He is survived by his sons, Matt (Leighann) Cindrich, Joe (Amber) Cindrich, John Cindrich, and Michael Cindrich of Elizabeth Township, brother, Nick Cindrich of Versailles, sisters, Darlene (Bob) Gunn of Richmond, VA, and Diana (Gail) Julian of Akron, OH, grandchildren, Jenna (Cameron), Haley, and Taylor, and nieces. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his niece, Michelle Gunn and great-granddaughter, Lillian Jo. Friends are welcome Tuesday, October 13, 2020 from 2-4 and 6-8 pm at the Gilbert Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc., 6028 Smithfield Street, Boston, Elizabeth Township. (412) 751-5000 Drew J. Gilbert, Director. Service will be held in the funeral home chapel Wednesday, October 14, 2020 at 10 am. Interment will follow at McKeesport Versailles Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital at 412-535-6115. Condolences may be made at Gilbertfuneralhomeandcrematory.com
Originally published October 11, 2020.