Joseph A. Radovic Jr., 84, of Duquesne, passed away on January 1, 2021, at Southwest Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Born in Rankin on September 29, 1936, he was the son of the late Joseph and Dorothy (Zegar) Radovic Sr. He was a retired crane operator for U.S. Steel-Homestead Works, a member of St. Thomas the Apostle Parish-Holy Trinity Church, a member of the Duquesne and Rankin Croatian Clubs, lead singer and musician for Bijela Ruza and an avid Pittsburgh Penguins Fan. He proudly served his country in the Army. He was the beloved husband of the late Dolores “Dolly” (Galata) Radovic; father of Joseph (Regina) Radovic of White Oak, Christopher (Sheila) Radovic of West Mifflin, Mary Beth (Dan) Denne of Elizabeth Twp., and Thomas (Rose) Radovic of Jefferson Hills; grandfather of Rachel, Matthew and Bethany Radovic, Christopher and Ryan (Emily) Radovic, Daniel, Seth, and Zachary (Alyssa) Denne, Jakob, Shawn, and Benjamin Radovic; great grandfather of Addilyn Radovic.
Visitation will be held on Monday, January 4, 2021 from 4-8 p.m. at the MALOY-SCHLEIFER FUNERAL HOME, INC., 915 KENNEDY AVE., DUQUESNE, 15110, 412-466-3300, where a blessing service will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, January 5, 2020, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at Holy Trinity Church, West Mifflin at 12:00 Noon with the Rev. Michael Conway officiating. Burial will follow in Holy Trinity Cemetery, West Mifflin, with Military Honors. Joe’s family would like to thank the staff at Southwest for their excellent and compassionate care to Joe. All PA Covid-19 precautions will be in place and visitors must wear a mask.
Originally published January 01, 2021.