Kenneth J. "Ken" Kuchma

Gilbert Funeral Home and Crematory

Obituaries | The Tube City Almanac | December 02, 2022

Kenneth J. "Ken" Kuchma, 80, of Elizabeth Township, passed away Thursday, December 1, 2022.  He was born February 12, 1942 in West Mifflin and was the son of the late John F. and Margaret (Kapolka) Kuchma.  Ken worked as a fireman for the City of Duquesne for 26 years and then was currently working as a machinist at Dougherty Tool and Dye, in Elizabeth Township for the last 18 years.  He was a very hard worker, who loved his wife and family very much. Ken enjoyed hunting and fishing. He also liked to watch the Pittsburgh sports teams and his grandchildren's sporting events. He will be greatly missed.

He is survived by his beloved wife of 60 years, Nancy (McDermitt) Kuchma; children, Martin Kuchma, Christine Swart, William (Sarah L.) and David J. (Dawn) Kuchma; and grandchildren, Taylor, Dan, Mike, Matt, Lucy, Meg and Sarah G.  There is no visitation planned. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at a later date. Arrangements are by the Gilbert Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc., 6028 Smithfield Street, Boston, Elizabeth Twp., (412) 751-5000 Drew J. Gilbert, Director. Condolences may be made at

Originally published December 02, 2022.

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