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Monday, March 19, 2012

Junior Grand Deacon of Ohio Passes Away

The Junior Grand Deacon of the Grand Lodge of Ohio, Right Worshipful Brother Michael T. Puskarich, passed away suddenly on Saturday, March 17th.

From the Grand Secretary of Ohio on the GL website:

It is with sadness and a heavy heart that I inform you of the passing of our Junior Grand Deacon, and the President of the Board of Trustees of the Ohio Masonic Home, Right Worshipful Brother Michael T. Puskarich.

As a result of complications from a pulmonary embolism, Right Worshipful Brother Puskarich passed during the early hours of Saturday morning, March 17 while a patient at Good Samaritan Hospital in Zanesville. Michael is survived by his wife, Judy, and two children.

Expressions of sympathy can be sent to:

Mrs. Judy Puskarich
35500 Cadiz Piedmont
Cadiz, OH 43907-9638

Calling hours and funeral services will both be conducted at Scotts United Memorial Methodist Church, 817 East Market Street, Cadiz, OH 43907.

Calling hours are 1:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M., Thursday, March 22nd . Masonic Funeral Services will be conducted by the Grand Master Thursday evening at 6:30 P.M. Masons who plan on attending the Masonic Services should bring their own aprons.

Funeral Services will be conducted Friday morning, March 23rd at 10:30 A.M.

His love for life; his love for family; his love for the fraternity; his big, warm smile; his soft spoken voice…gone, but not forgotten.

“To live in the hearts we leave behind is not to die.” - Thomas Campbell

C. Michael Watson, PGM
Grand Secretary

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