John Hruschak Sr.

John James Hruschak, Sr., 73, of Follansbee, WV, died peacefully on Saturday, July 6, 2019, at home.

Born on February 24, 1946, in Steubenville, OH, a son of the late George and Jane (Ferrence) Hruschak. He is also preceded in death by an infant daughter, Jessica Hruschak.

He graduated from Ironton High School in OH, and went on to work for Continental Can for 18 years and later Murray Trucking, where he was a truck driver for 21 years. He enjoyed spending his time watching sports, mystery movies, birds and attending family bonfires.

John is survived by his loving wife of 52 years, Shirley (Lawthers) Hruschak at home; four children, John (Rachell) Hruschak Jr., and Deborah Hruschak and fiance Jim DeMaria, both of Follansbee, WV, and Elizabeth (Chris) Swearman of Mcdonald, PA, and Charles (Erin) Hruschak of Colliers, WV; three brothers, David (Nancy) Hruschak of SC, Jimmy (Kathy) Hruschak of SC, Paul Hruschak of TN; two sisters, Margaret (David) Hiley of OH, and Teresa Hruschak of CA; 11 grandchildren, Aaron, Sarah, Jacob, Roy, Trevor, Dei, Ari, Riley, Madalynn, Jessica, and Bernice; one great-granddaughter, Ella; his furry companion, Mr. Murray; and several nieces, nephews, and friends.

There will be no visitation.

A memorial service will be planned in the near future at the convenience of the family.

Condolences may be sent to www.mullenbachfh.com.

Arrangements by Mullenbach Funeral Home, 669 Main St., Follansbee, WV, 26037.