1932 – 2013
N. Grosvenordale – Joseph Pershula, 81, of Riverside Drive., died Saturday, December 7, 2013 in his home. He was the loving husband of Nancy (Nachajko) Pershula. Born in Putnam, he was the son of the late Max and Sophie (Lukasek) Pershula.
Mr. Pershula owned and operated Electric Motor Repair Co. He loved electric trains, going to the Thompson Speedway, and all animals.
In addition to his wife, Joe is survived by his daughter, Joi Belforti of Lake Forest, IL; sister, Mary Bibek of Putnam; and grandchildren, Jody L. and Morgan A. Pellecchia and Max and Kyle Belforti. He was predeceased by his daughter, Jody Ann Pellecchia.
At Joe’s request, funeral arrangements are private and entrusted to the Gilman Funeral Home. Memorial donations, may be made to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 417005, Boston, MA 02241-7005. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com