Joseph Stephen Moravick

March 16, 1923 - May 17, 2016

03/16/1923 - 05/17/2016

Past Services

Thursday May 19, 2016
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Beck-Altmeyer Funeral Home
204 West Main Street
St. Clairsville, OH 43950
740-695-0475 | Directions
Friday May 20, 2016
10:00 am - 10:45 am

Friday May 20, 2016
11:00 am - 11:30 am
Holly Memorial Gardens Mausoleum Chapel
Pleasant Grove, OH

Joseph S. Moravick 93, of Barton Road, St. Clairsville, OH, died Tuesday, May 17, 2016.

He was born March 16, 1923 at Idamay, WV , a son of the late Matthew and Anna Madlak Moravick.

Joseph is retired from Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel, Martins Ferry.

He is a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, St. Clairsville and a WWII Marine veteran serving in the Pacific Theater where he trained land mine sniffing dogs.

He was preceded in death by a brother Victor Moravick and a sister Mary Feachen.

Surviving is his wife of 62 years Katherine Griffiths Moravick, and his daughters , Betty Jo Moravick, Pittsburgh, PA, Mary Ann Moravick, Van Wert, OH, and Doris (Alan) Johnson, Friendswood, TX, and two grandchildren, Amanda Kay and Matthew Johnson.

Friends will be received 4-8 PM Thursday at the Beck-Altmeyer Funeral Home and Crematory. St. Clairsville. where a vigil service will be held at 4 PM. Joseph’s Funeral Mass will be held Friday at 10 AM at St. Mary’s Catholic Church with Fr. Thomas Chillog the celebrant.

Burial with Military Rites by the Belmont County Veterans Assoc. will follow at Holly Memorial Gardens.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Mary’s Catholic Church.

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Cheryl J Skinner, Patriot Guard
7 years ago

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time

May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of Joseph Stephen Moravick, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your work on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.

My thoughts and prayers are with the family of…..

US Marine WW II Veteran, Joseph Stephen Moravick, “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †