Max Kustugic, age 90, of 341 E. Jamestown Rd., W. Salem Twp., Greenville, formerly of Zelienople, PA, passed away Wednesday morning, September 7, 2016 in St. Paul's.
He was born in Zelienople on February 4, 1926 to Walter and Anna (Galat) Kustugic. Max was a 1944 graduate of Zelienople High School and served in the U.S. Marine Corp during WWII from 1944-1946. He had been employed for 34 years as a Quality Control Manager at Halstead Industries, Zelienople, retiring in 1984. He was a member of Zion's Reformed United Church of Christ, Greenville, and was formerly a member of St. Peter's Reformed Church and the American Legion in Zelienople. His hobbies included hunting, fishing, traveling and golfing.
On June 30, 1951 he married the former Julia Vincze, she passed away May 13, 2010. He is also preceded in death by his parents, three sisters; Helen Dunham, Mary Catarchio, and Sonja Kasunick, and three brothers; Anthony Kustugic, Samuel Kustugic, and George Kustugic.
Private services will be held Tuesday, September 13, 2016 in St. Peter's Reformed Church Cemetery, Zelienople, with Rev. Philip J. Garner, Pastor of Zion's Reformed United Church of Christ, Greenville, officiating. All arrangements are under the direction of Loutzenhiser-Jordan Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc. 366-368 S. Main St. Greenville, PA.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul's, 339 E. Jamestown Rd., Greenville, PA 16125.