PECENKA, Jerry, Jr., 73, of Cadiz, died Thursday, April 18, 2013, at Valley Hospice Care Center, North in Steubenville.
He was born February 10, 1940, in Kinsman, OH, a son of the late Jerry Pecenka, Sr. and Stella Dubietis Pecenka.
Jerry was a retired Coal Miner from Y.&O. Coal Company Nelms 1 Mine and an Army Veteran of the Korean Conflict. He was a member of the Hopedale American Legion.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Dick Pecenka and a sister, Mae Kvocka Dilley.
Surviving are two daughters, Lisa Tyron and Melanie Pena, both of AZ; a sister, Linda Abel of Cadiz; a brother, Robert Pecenka of Cadiz; and a close friend Mark (Becky) O'Neill of Bloomingdale.
Friends may call Monday from 11 a.m. until time of service at 1p.m. at Clark- Kirkland Funeral Home, Cadiz. Burial will follow at Holly Memorial Gardens, Pleasant Grove. Military Honors will be provided by the Hopedale American Legion.
Online condolences may be made at www.clark-kirkland.com