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James R. Kaczynski

October 29, 1954 ~ September 18, 2020 (age 65)


James R. Kaczynski, 65 of Painter Street, Everson died Friday morning, September 18, 2020 at Excela Health Westmoreland Hospital, Greensburg.

He was born October 29, 1954 in Mt. Pleasant, the son of the late Julius A. and Bernice C. Pietrzak Kaczynski.

Jim was a Graduate of Geibel Catholic High School Class of 1972. He was a proud Veteran of the United States Air Force.  Jim was known as a man of strong character and determination, and was a loving Brother and Uncle to his family.

Jim is gone from our lives, but will forever remain in the hearts of those who knew and loved him,

 His loving and devoted sisters:

Carol Bradley of Everson

Shirley Risbon of Connellsville

And a number of Nieces and Nephews and Great Nieces and Nephews

In addition to his parents, Jim was preceded in death by:

A Brother, Tim Kaczynski (2015)

Jim’s family will greet friends in the Frank Kapr Funeral Home, Inc. 417 Pittsburgh St. Scottdale, Pa. 15683, Monday from 4PM – 7PM.

Prayers of Transfer will be held Tuesday at 10:30AM in the Funeral Home, with his Funeral Mass to follow in the Partner Parish of St. Joseph R.C. Church, with Rev. Elmer Alforque, as Celebrant.

Committal Services and Interment will follow in St. Joseph Parish Cemetery, Everson.

Full Military Honors will be accorded at the gravesite by the Mt. Pleasant American Legion, Post #446, Honor Guard.

 In compliance with the CDC covid-19 guidelines, only 25 people will be permitted in the funeral home during the visitation at one time, and when arriving at the funeral home you may be required to wait until permitted to enter. Social distancing and masks are required for the visitation and service.

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September 21, 2020

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Frank Kapr Funeral Home, Inc.
417 Pittsburgh Street
Scottdale, PA 15683

Funeral Mass
September 22, 2020

10:30 AM
Partner Parish of St. Joseph R.C. 78676C Committal Services and Interment (St. Joseph Parish Cemetery)

September 22, 2020

8:17 PM
Partner Parish of St. Joseph R.C. 78676C Committal Services and Interment (St. Joseph Parish Cemetery)

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