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Harry Orenchuck

December 19, 2012
Weirton Daily Times

ORENCHUK, Harry, 87, of Eldersville, died Monday, Dec. 17, 2012, in the Greenery Nursing Home, Canonsburg.

He was born June 26, 1925, in Washington County, a son of the late John and Mary Kashurak Orenchuk.

Mr. Orenchuk worked as a dairy farmer on the family farm. He was a U.S. Army veteran during the Korean War and a member of the St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church in Weirton, WV; and the Jefferson Twp. Historical Society.

He is survived by many nieces, nephews and sisters-in-law.

Deceased are his six brothers, Peter, John Jr., Steve, Russell, Michael and Dan Orenchuk; and his sister, Katherine Kanzius.

Friends will be received from 10 a.m. to noon Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012, in the Taucher Funeral Home, 23 Erie Mine Road, Burgettstown. Services will follow at 1 p.m. at St. Nicholas Orthodox Church, Weirton, WV with the Rev. Ted Shomsky officiating. Interment will be held at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens, Weirton, WV.

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