Kazimer Joseph “Kaz” Warco, 92 of Washington died Thursday-August 25, 2016 at Southminster Place, Washington. He was born July 23, 1924 in Washington the son of the late Frank & Eva Mikuta Warco. Mr. Warco was employed by Precision Marshall Steel Company as a machine operator for 30 years until his retirement. He was a member of the Immaculate Conception Church and was a member of the American Legion Edwin Scott Linton Post #175. Mr. Warco served in the United States Army during World War II with the rank of Corporal. He was awarded the Asiatic-Pacific Theater Ribbon with 2 Bronze Stars, the Philippine Liberation Ribbon with 2 Bronze Stars, the Good Conduct Ribbon and the World War II Victory Medal. He enjoyed watching the pirates and listening to polka music. The joy of his life was his family; his children & grandchildren whom he enjoyed to the fullest.
On May 22, 1949 he married Frances Irene Grast who died February 25, 2014. Surviving are his children; Dan (Maria) Warco, Terry (Sue) Warco, Joe (Kathie) Warco & Becky Beeton, 6 grandchildren; Amanda Warco (Eric Haseltine), Lydia Warco, Matthew (Mary Kate) Warco, Emily Warco, Brandon Beeton and Lora Beeton.
Mr. Warco was preceded in death by a son; Frank who died shortly after birth, four brothers; George, Walter, Louis and Stanley and two sisters; Julia and Mary Warco.
Friends will be received on Monday-August 29, 2016 from 8:15 a.m. until 9:15 a.m. in the Warco-Falvo Funeral Home, Inc., Wilson at E. Katherine Avenues, Washington, S. Timothy Warco, supervisor/director, Susan Falvo Warco, director, S. Timothy Warco II, director. A prayer service will be held at 9:15 a.m. on Monday in the funeral home followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m. in the Immaculate Conception Church, Washington. Burial will follow in Queen of Heaven Cemetery, McMurray. Full military rites will be accorded by the American Legion Edwin Scott Linton Post #175 and the United States Army. Memorial contributions can be made to the Benevolent Fund of the Presbyterian Senior Care, 835 S. Main St. Washington or to the Immaculate Conception Church, 119 W. Chestnut St. Washington. Online condolences may be expressed at www.WarcoFalvoFuneralHome.com