Joseph Fuga, 91, of Pottstown, husband of Mary P. (Sroka) Fuga, passed away on Wednesday at Pottstown Memorial Medical Center.
Born in Phoenixville, he was the son of the late Fedor and Tekla (Masluch) Fuga.
Joseph was a member of Blessed Teresa of Calcutta RC Church in Limerick , a retired member of the Knights of Columbus, Father Bally Council in Stowe and a WWII Navy veteran. He worked for Firestone Tire Company in Pottstown for 30 years. Joseph enjoyed local high school sports, particularly watching his grandchildren play as they grew up.
Surviving with his wife of 63 years is son Donald J. Fuga, husband of Sandra, of Limerick; daughter Carol A. Budnick, wife of Jack, of Gilbertsville; sisters Sophia Ferenz of Stowe, Helen Philipanics of Royersford; and grandchildren Andrew J. and Brian J. Fuga and Brent A. and Stephen J. Budnick. Along with his parents, he is predeceased by his brothers Stanley, John and Stephen Fuga and sisters Rose Szymanski and Mary Shepsko.
Relatives and friends are invited to the prayer service at Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Ltd., 329 N. Lewis Road, Royersford, on Tuesday, May 17 10:15AM. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11:00AM at Blessed Teresa of Calcutta RC Church, 1228 Main Street, Linfield with Fr. Paul Brandt officiating. Burial will follow in St. Aloysius New Cemetery, Pottstown. Visitation will be from 9:00AM to 10:15AM at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Joseph’s name to the Blessed Teresa of Calcutta Building Fund, 1228 Main Street, Linfield, PA 19468.