MEDICH, George, 83, of Steubenville, OH, passed away Friday, September 13, 2013, at his home, surrounded by family.
He was born May 30, 1930, in Steubenville, OH, to the late Sam and Martha Medich.
He was a 1948 graduate of Wintersville High School, and received a bachelor’s degree from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga in 1952.
He served in the U.S. Army from 1952-1954. He was a member of Holy Resurrection Serbian Orthodox Church of Steubenville.
George was a biology teacher and coach at Steubenville High School and later co-owner of the Target Shop in Steubenville until his retirement in 1995.
In addition to his parents, George is preceded in death by his sisters, Mildred, Helen, Louise, Annie and Sophie; and brothers, Mike, Paul, and Lew.
He is survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Stella; sister, Olga (Jim) Bryden; sons, Rick (Fiona) Medich, Dave (Gretchen) Medich, and Rob (Margot) Medich; grandchildren, Samantha (Jeff) Hamler, Lindsey, Karly, Nicholas, Elena, Robby, Alex, John, Annie and Victoria; and great-granddaughter, Harper Hamler.
Visitation will be 2-4 and 6-8 p.m., Monday, September 16, at the Dunlope-Shorac Funeral Home, 215 Fernwood Road, Wintersville.
Funeral service will be held Tuesday, September 17, at 11 a.m., preceded by visitation at 10 a.m., at the Holy Resurrection Serbian Orthodox Church, 528 N. Fourth St., Steubenville. Burial at Serbian Cemetery. Pomen Service Monday 7:45 p.m.
Memorial donations may be directed to Holy Resurrection Serbian Orthodox Church or Church Cemetery Fund both at 528 N. Fourth St., Steubenville, OH 43952.
Offer condolences at www.shorac.com
MEDICH, George, 83, of Steubenville, Ohio, died Friday at home.
He is the husband of Stella Medich.
Friends may call at Dunlope-Shorac Funeral Home in Wintersville on Monday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m.
Offer condolences at www.shorac.com.