Andrew “Butch” Kasavich, 81 of Washington died peacefully on Tuesday-July 23, 2019 with his family by his side. He was born July 19, 1938 in Washington, PA the son of the late Anthony T. and Jennie Wrubleski Kasavich. Mr. Kasavich attended Immaculate Conception Grade School and Trinity High School. He served in the Pennsylvania Army National Guard. Mr. Kasavich was a member of the Immaculate Conception Church. He was employed for 25 years as an assembly plant manager for the Ford Motor Company in Chicago, Illinois. Mr. Kasavich was a Third Degree Member of the Knights of Columbus Council #1846 in Chicago and was a member of the Loyal Order of the Moose Lodge #22 in Washington. He enjoyed gold panning, gardening, fishing and sailing on wind jammers. Most of all, Mr. Kasavich enjoyed spending time with his family especially the times spent with his great grandchildren. He will be dearly missed by all that knew and loved him.
On January 19, 1991 he married Phyllis J. Hustava who survives. The couple had renewed their vowels twice since they were married. Also surviving is a son, Christopher Kasavich; two daughters, Melodie Petrey and Andrea Jo Kasavich; two step sons, Lennie Cartee and Michael Chastel; a step daughter, Nichole Clemens; a brother, Tony Kas and a sister, Regina Plummer. Ten grandchildren and eight great grandchildren also survive.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Kasavich was preceded in death by three brothers, Tommy, Mike and Donny Kasavich.
Friends will be received on Thursday-July 25, 2019 from 2 - 4 and 6 - 8 P.M. in the Warco-Falvo Funeral Home, Inc., Wilson at East Katherine Ave., Washington, S. Timothy Warco, Supervisor/Director, Susan Falvo Warco, Director, S. Timothy Warco II, Director. A prayer service will be held at 9:00 A.M. on Friday-July 26, 2019 in the funeral home followed by a Mass of Christian Burial which will be celebrated at 10:00 A.M. in the Immaculate Conception Church. Interment will follow in St. James Cemetery, Claysville. Condolences may be expressed at www.WarcoFalvoFuneralHome.com