November 24, 1923 - March 31, 2017
Seven Hills, Ohio | Age 93
Joseph A. Bukala, age 93, of Seven Hills, Ohio; beloved husband of 67 years of the late Jennie T. Bukala (nee Gruzd) who passed away in April 2016; loving father of and Good Buddy of Cheryl Kline (Phil), Marsha Bukala, and Donna Felty (Dave); dear grandfather of Jennifer and Danielle Kline; brother of Father Casey Bukala, S.J., and the late Stella Kuczynski, the late Helen Kosnosky, and the late Theresa Lazor; uncle of 8 nieces and nephews. Joseph was a United States Navy veteran of World War II. He was retired from the Cleveland Plain Dealer where he worked for over 51 years as a paper handler, and was a member of the Newspaper Drivers Union Local 473. A lifetime member of V.F.W. Post 7609 in Seven Hills, he will be dearly missed by his many friends there. He passed away on Friday, March 31, 2017 at Parma Hospital surrounded by the family he so dearly loved. Memorial contributions may be forwarded to St. Columbkille Church, 6740 Broadview Road, Parma, Ohio 44134, or to V.F.W. Post 7609, 7325 Summitview Drive, Seven Hills, Ohio 44131. A Celebration of Joseph's life with a Mass of Christian Burial will be privately held.
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