Jo Yvonne “Jody” Kolich, age 66, passed away peacefully on Sunday, January 9, 2022 at UPMC Mercy. She resided at Kane Community Living Center in McKeesport. She was born in McKeesport on June 12, 1955. She is now reunited in Heaven with her husband, Paul Daniel Kolich, parents Joseph and Edna Dreer Kampert, sister Faith Ann Kampert Pascoe.
She is survived by sons, Jonathan (Lauren Neese) Kolich of Tarentum; Jeremy (Dara) Kolich of Rankin; sister, Brenda (Jim, Sr.) Honick of Dravosburg; brother, Reverend Joseph (Angela) Kampert, Jr. of Canton, OH; two step grandchildren, Kai; Leal; brother-in-law, Harold Pascoe of West Elizabeth; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Jo loved her family and enjoyed spending time together and playing games. She had fur babies, Beans, Gabbie, Tigger, and Patches that meant the world to her. Jo was strong in her faith and beliefs and looked forward each Sunday morning to watch her brother Joe and his church on their Bethel Baptist Church, Canton, Ohio Facebook page.
Family and friends will gather at Strifflers of White Oak Cremation and Mortuary Services, 1100 Lincoln Way, White Oak, PA 15131 (Sue Striffler Galaski, supervisor, 412-678-6177) on Tuesday, January 11, 2022 from 3:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Services will be held in the funeral home chapel on Wednesday, January 12, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. with Reverend Joseph Kampert, Jr. officiating. Burial will follow in Richland Cemetery.
Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be sent to Agape Outreach, P.O. Box 8183, Canton Ohio 44711.
To share a memory or condolence, please visit www.strifflerfuneralhomes.com
Originally published January 10, 2022.