Of Level Green, age 91, on Saturday, April 6, 2013.
Beloved husband of Barbara (Novosel) Kuszaj for 65 years.
Loving father of Lawrence M. (Linda) Kuszaj of Penn Twp., Romie (Jim “Buster”) Boland of North Huntingdon, Judith (Terry) Bielewicz of Manor and Lorraine Kirshner of Level Green.
Proud grandfather of Nathan and Rachel Kuszaj; Terry and Eric Boland; Joram, Jenna and Brett Bielewicz; Cody Kirshner.
Great-grandfather of Ava and Callen.
Preceded in death by his brothers, Casimir “Casey”, Frank and Adolf Kuszaj and his sisters, Steffie Swidwa, Adela Kapa, Jane Lumm, Eleanor Layne and Josephine Kuszaj who died in childhood.
Casey was a WW II Army veteran and a retired Sergeant from the Braddock Police Department with 28 years of service. Casey was also a long-time meat cutter having begun his career in high school at Alexander’s in Braddock and working into his 80’s at A&P, Giant Eagle and various local butcher shops. He was an active member of the Fraternal Order of Police, Lodge #91 for over 50 years and served as an elected delegate to the Pennsylvania and National F.O.P. conferences. Casey also had served many years as a volunteer with Boy Scout Troop #65 in Braddock. He was a member of the American Legion, Polish Falcons and Polish National Alliance.
Friends welcome Tuesday 2-8pm at Patrick T. Lanigan Funeral Home 700 Linden Ave., East Pittsburgh (412-824-8800) where a F.O.P. service will be held at 7 p.m.
Mass of Christian Burial in St. Barbara Church, Harrison City, on Wednesday at 11:30 a.m.
Burial with Military Honors will follow at St. Barbara Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to: St. Barbara Food Bank, 111 Raymaley Rd., Harrison City, PA 15636