WEST MIDDLESEX, Pennsylvania – Joseph Richard Truchan of West Middlesex passed away unexpectedly Sunday morning, April 2, 2017. He was 25.
Joseph was born August 21, 1991, in Sharon, a son of Joseph Henry and Debra Ann (Kessler) Truchan.
He was a 2010 alumnus of West Middlesex High School and a 2012 graduate of the New Castle School of Trades.
Joe was a CDL driver and crane operator for Chambers Steel, Hermitage. He was also a licensed auto mechanic, inspector and welder.
Joe was a member of the Sons of Italy Billiard League in Sharon. An outdoorsman, he was an avid fisherman, hunter and dirt bike enthusiast and enjoyed spending time with his friends, particularly around a bonfire.
Surviving is his mother, Debra, with whom he made his home; a sister, Amanda Marie Truchan and her husband, Bradley Tyus, Granbury, Texas and their children, Jenna and Austin; his maternal grandmother, Mary Ann Kessler, Youngstown, Ohio; many loving aunts, uncles and cousins, including Cody Truchan and Schuyler Roth, who were like brothers and many close friends.
Joe was preceded in death by his father; a sister, Kristen Lynn Truchan; a brother, Sean Bobbie and his grandparents, Richard Kessler and Joseph and Donna Truchan.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family.
Calling hours will be from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Wednesday, April 5, 2017, in J. Bradley McGonigle Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc., 1090 E. State St., Sharon.
Funeral service will be 11:00 a.m. Thursday, April 6, 2017, in the funeral home.