Dale Joseph Yucha, 38, of Warren, Pa. died Sunday morning, August 11, 2013 after a long battle with alcohol addiction. He was born August 28, 1974 in Warren, Pa. and was a lifelong resident. He was a 1992 graduate of Warren Area High School and by trade was a chef with several local restaurants. He was a very talented artist, could draw and paint anything. He could pick up a musical instrument and play it by ear.
He is survived by his parents, Marty and Barb Fitch Yucha, his 13 years old son, Gabriel Joseph Yucha all of Warren, Pa., 1 Brother Trevor Martin Yucha and his wife, Josie of Miliani, Hawaii, Maternal Grandmother JoAnn L. Ettinger Fitch Dorrion and step grandfather Jerry Dorrion both of Tiona, Pa., 2 Aunts Debbie Fitch of Warren, Pa., Mary Ann Devore of Youngsville, Pa., 3 Uncles George Yucha and wife, Carolyn of Las Vegas, Nevada, Randy Yucha and wife, Teri of Bradenton, FL., Paul Yucha and wife, Kitty of Tampa, FL., and several cousins.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather Donald Fitch, paternal grandparents Ted and Annie Lyszaz Yucha, 1 Uncle Anson Devore.
Friends may call at the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., 304 East Street, Warren, Pa. on Tuesday, August 13, 2013 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 P.M. where a funeral service will be conducted Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 1:00 P.M. Those wishing to place memorials may do so through Northwest Savings Bank to establish an educational fund for Dale's son, Gabriel. Email condolences may be sent by visiting www.lewisfuneralhomeinc.com