Paul Wukotich

COLUMBIANA — Paul Wukotich, age 72, died at 7:40 p.m. Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at UPMC Mercy in Pittsburgh, PA. He was born December 22, 1945, the son of the late Joe and Mildred A. (Rosberg) Wukotich.

Paul worked as a machinist for several local companies. He was a 1964 graduate of Salem High School. Paul enjoyed gardening, working in his shop and restoring antique tractors. He was a loyal friend and brother. Paul was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving during Vietnam.

Survivors include two brothers, Don (Dee) Wukotich of Woodville and Chuck (Lynn) Wukotich of Salem; two nieces, Emily and Leslie and two nephews, Ken and Joel.

A brother, Joseph “Ben” Wukotich, also preceded him in death.

Private arrangements are being held. Burial will be held at Franklin Square Cemetery.

Donations may be made in his memory to Lutheran Home of Mercy, 5810 N. Main St., Willston, OH 43468 or to the charity of donor’s choice.

Arrangements were handled by Stark Memorial Funeral Home.

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