Posted by on October 11, 2020 4:29 pm

Categories: Schuylkill County Obituaries

John M. (Diz) Hutsko, 72, of Black Heath, passed away Monday, October 5th, at Lehigh Valley Hospital Cedar Crest.

“Diz” was born in Pottsville, Pa. on July 1, 1948, a son of the late Helen (Matsick) and John J Hutsko.

He served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. He was a Coal Miner and a Truck Driver in the coal industry.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Harley K. Hutsko. “Diz” is survived by a daughter, Stacey Hutsko.

He is also survived by a sister, Elaine, wife of John McDonald. Grandchildren; David & Austin Hutsko, Sister-in-law, Jackie Petrushonis-Clay.

All are respectfully invited to attend a visitation Wednesday, October 14th from 6:30 to 10:30 am at the Mahal-Ritzel Funeral Home Inc., Minersville.

Following visitation a Requiem Divine Liturgy will be celebrated at 11:00 am in St. Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Church, Minersville, with Reverend Mark Fesniak officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Church, Minersville. Interment at St. Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Cemetery. Mahal-Ritzel Funeral Home Inc., Minersville entrusted with the arrangements.

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