MINERAL RIDGE, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Prayers will be held on Thursday, April 25, at 9:30 a.m. at the Higgins-Reardon Funeral Homes, Austintown Chapel followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m. at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Church for Joseph S. Bartos, 91, who passed away Thursday, April 18, 2019 at Vista at the Ridge.
Joseph was born November 6, 1927, in Campbell, a son of the late Andrew and Anna (Duzi) Bartos.
Joseph served his country in the U.S. Army.
He was a craneman for Youngstown Sheet and Tube.
He volunteered his time working Bingo at St. Ann’s Church, enjoyed casino trips and was an avid Yankees and Steelers fan. As his grandchildren grew up, he spent his time supporting their interests and sporting events.
His wife, Mary Yanochko, whom he married May 8, 1948, passed away January 15, 2012.
Joseph is survived by his two daughters, Betty Patrick and Debbie (Leon) Wielbruda both of Austintown; three grandchildren, Tammy (Tom) Jordan, Brianna and Joey Wielbruda; a great-grandson, Tommy Jordan; two sisters, Dorothy Hanlon of Hubbard and MaryAnn Jurcisin of Lowellville and a brother, Andrew Bartos of Tennessee.
He was also preceded in death by a brother, John Bartos.
Family and friends may call on Wednesday, April 24 from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. at the Higgins-Reardon Funeral Homes, Austintown Chapel.