Martin C. Pancurak, age 94, of Port Vue, died July 29, 2022, at the Grove at Irwin. Born November 17, 1927, in McKeesport, he was the son of the late John & Mary (Suhy) Pancurak and the husband of the late Ruth (Provasnik) Pancurak.
Martin was a veteran of the United States Navy and the Marine Corps serving during WWII. He retired from U.S. Steel Irvin Works, where he was a welder; he was also a longtime member of Saints Joachim and Anne Parish, attending Saint Eugene Church in Liberty Boro. Martin and his wife took great pride in caring for their home. His greatest joy was spending time with his granddaughter.
He is survived by his son, Gary (Vicki) Pancurak of Monroeville; granddaughter, Andrea Pancurak of Monroeville; brother; John Pancurak of Port Vue; also many nieces and nephews.
In Addition to his wife and parents, Martin was also preceded in death by his siblings; Mary Bowers, Mercedes Vehoc, Tony, and Walter Pancurak.
Family and friends will be received at Jaycox-Jaworski Funeral Home & Crematory on Friday, August 5, 2020, from 4 to 8 p.m. A funeral service will be held Saturday, at 10 a.m., in the Jaycox-Jaworski Funeral Home chapel. Committal prayers, military honors, and entombment will follow at New St. Joseph's Cemetery Mausoleum.
The family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to the staff at Heartland Hospice for the compassion and care that he received at Arden Courts and the Grove at Irwin.
Condolences and memories may be shared at www.jaycox-jaworskifh.com
Chris Odasso, supervisor.
Originally published August 01, 2022.