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Joseph J. Girgos Jr.

March 2, 1930 ~ June 21, 2022 (age 92)


GIRGOS - Joseph J. Jr., 92; Johnstown, passed away on June 21, 2022 at Conemaugh Hospital.  Born March 2, 1930 in Johnstown, son of Joseph J. Sr. and Elizabeth (Fedock) Girgos.  Preceded in death by parents; wife, Dorothy (Riner); and sisters, Mary Agnes Girgos and Annette Lazorchak.  He was the last survivor of his immediate family.  Survived by children, Joanne Magro and husband Larry, of Dallas, GA; and John J. Girgos and wife, Sonja (Guydo), Brandon, FL.   Also survived by grandchildren, Michael Magro, Kyle Magro and Kiersten Girgos; and great grandchildren, Tyler and Kylie Lieb.  A Korean War Veteran serving in the U.S. Air Force.  He retired from Bethlehem Steel Corp.  He was an avid Pittsburgh Pirates and Steelers fan.  A member of the Croatian Hall Lodge 5, and the First Catholic Slovak Band Hall, where he often bartended.  A member of the Holy Name Society at St. Therese Catholic Church, where Funeral Mass will be held Saturday at 1:00 p.m., the Rev. Bernard Karmanocky. Committal will follow at Grandview Cemetery, where the Conemaugh Valley Detachment 287 Marine Corp League will provide military honors.  Friends received Friday, from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Francis G. Ozog Funeral Home Inc. Broad Street.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Therese Church Building Fund in memory of Joseph J. Girgos Jr.  Condolences may be sent at

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June 24, 2022

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
F.G. Ozog Funeral Home Inc.
710 Broad Street
Johnstown, PA 15906

Funeral Mass
June 25, 2022

1:00 PM
St. Therese Catholic Church (Decker Avenue, Johnstown)
536 Decker Avenue
Johnstown, PA 15906

Conemaugh Valley Detachment 287 Marine Corp League

Grandview Cemetery, Johnstown, PA

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