John Nicholas Kurty, 74, of Charleroi, passed away on December 30th, 2021 in his own home. Born in Charleroi on January 3rd, 1947, John is the son of the late Frank & Rose (Schlinski) Kurty.
John served his country honorably in the United States Marine Corps. Following his service to our country he worked for Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel Corporation, Allenport Works, Boiler House until his retirement. Catholic by faith, he was also a member of the Charleroi American Legion Post 22. John enjoyed going out to eat and spending time with his girlfriend of over 14 years Sandy.
In addition to his longtime girlfriend Sandy Tustin; John is survived by his sister Clara Clemens, nephew Daniel Clemens, his niece Kimberly Clemens, Sandy’s daughter, Shelly Cowart and her two children Billy & Colette Cowart.
In addition to his parents John is preceded in death by his son Steven Patrick Kurty.
At John’s request all services will be held privately for family only and private interment will occur at the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies. Arrangements have been entrusted to HOGAN-MELENYZER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION SERVICES INC. (formerly Schrock- Hogan Funeral Home), 226 Fallowfield Ave., Charleroi, PA 15022. Kirk Russell Melenyzer, Funeral Director. Personal condolences may be sent to the family at www.hogan-melenyzer.com
To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of John Nicholas Kurty, please visit our floral store.