Joseph Paul Morgovich, Jr., age 59 of Washington, Pa. passed away on December 11, 2018 at his home.
Born July 23, 1959 to the late Joseph Paul and Antonina (Lena Parnella) Morgovich of Ellsworth.
Joe is survived by his brother Anthony (Yvonne) of Charleroi and sisters Julie Fruecht (Dan) of Pittsburgh and Christine Zelinsky (John) of Redondo Beach, CA; nephews Ryan Morgovich (Erika) and Jeffrey Morgovich (Jessica) and great-niece Ella Marie Morgovich.
Joe graduated from Bentworth High School and California University of PA with a degree in Art. His specialty was stained glass. For many years Joe was a marathon and endurance runner and belonged to the South Hills Runners Club. He completed the Chicago, Los Angeles and Pike's Peak Marathons.
Joe was a member and Lector at the Trinity Episcopal Church of Washington PA.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Arrangements in care of the Thompson-Marodi Funeral Home, 809 Main Street, Bentleyville, 724-239-2255. Visit www.thompson-marodi.com to leave a condolence message.
UPDATED Jan. 12, 2019: Friends are invited to a Memorial Service at 2 p.m., Saturday, January 26, 2019 at the Trinity Episcopal Church, 550 South Main St., Washington.