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William J. Mikesic

March 10, 1926 ~ October 19, 2021 (age 95)

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MIKESIC - William J., 95; Johnstown, passed away at home on October 19, 2021.  Born March 10, 1926 in Johnstown, son of Ivan and Rose (Baich) Mikesic.  Preceded in death by parents; beloved wife, Frances (Konik) Mikesic; daughter, Sharon Popchak; brothers, Joseph, Edward, Steven and Francis Mikesic; and sisters, Josephine Nicholes, Mildred Polacek, Ann Mikesic, Mary Vernalli and Helen Smith.  Last survivor of his immediate family.  Survived by daughter, Deborah, wife of William Kelly, Johnstown; and Gerald, married to Christine (Mitchell) Greensburg; grandchildren: Jessica Kelly; Beth Kelly and companion Ian McCreary; and Jennifer (Kelly), wife of Justin Rozwat; great-grandsons Ethan and Lucas Rozwat; son-in-law, Raymond Popchak, Johnstown.  Also survived by several nieces and nephews. The family would also like to thank; Tim and Jodi, Jim and Sue from the neighborhood; Michele from Good Sam 6; the staff at Interim Hospice, Jenna, Kathy, Tabitha, Heidi; Josh from Palliative Care; and Patty from Allegheny Social Ministries.  Bill was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II. He was retired BRW Division of Bethlehem Steel Corp.  A lifelong member of the former St. Rochus Catholic Church. A member of St. Therese Catholic Church, where Funeral Mass will be held 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, the Rev. Bernard Karmonocky, OFM. Committal will follow at Grandview Cemetery, where VFW Post 155 Ritual Team will hold honors.  Friends received Tuesday from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Francis G. Ozog Funeral Home Inc., Broad Street.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Cambria County, Johnstown VA Clinic in his memory.  Condolences may be sent at

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October 26, 2021

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

Funeral Mass
October 27, 2021

10:00 AM
St. Therese Catholic Church (Decker Avenue, Johnstown)
536 Decker Avenue
Johnstown, PA 15906

V.F.W. Post 155 Ritual Team

Grandview Cemetery, Johnstown, PA

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