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Joseph Korney
1938-2023

Joseph Korney, age 84, of Sykesville, PA, formerly of Mentor, OH, and Penfield, PA, died Thursday, January 5, 2023 at Christ the King Manor.

Born on August 2, 1938 in Burnside, PA, he was the son of the late John and Ollie (Yanoski) Korney.

On August 1, 1959 he married Joyce Lynn (Bailey) Korney. She preceded him in death on June 18, 2012.

He was a veteran of the United States Army.

Joe retired from Caterpillar Inc. as a mechanic in the Experimental Department after 30 years of service. He was very proud to be a Journeyman. After his retirement from Caterpillar, Inc. he worked at Hall Chemical for 10 years.

He was an outdoorsman and enjoyed hunting and fishing. Joe was a member of the American Legion Post 435 in Glenn Campbell, PA.

Joe is survived by one daughter (Pamela J. Gelormino and her husband Michael of Mentor, OH), one sister (Betty Fridley of Mentor, OH) and numerous friends and family.

He was preceded in death by his wife, one daughter (Patty Jo Korney) , four brothers and two sisters.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, January 11, 2023 from 11 AM – 1 PM at the Baronick Funeral Home & Crematorium, Inc.

A funeral service will be held on Wednesday at 1 PM from the funeral home with Pastor Doug Reid officiating. Full military honors will be accorded by the members of the DuBois Area Honor Guard from the funeral home.

Burial will take place in Burnside Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to Glen Campbell American Legion Post 435, Glen Campbell, PA 15742.

Online condolences can be sent to www.baronickfuneralhome.com