OBITUARY

James D. "Jobey" Kaczmark

March 16, 1949August 1, 2018
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James D. “Jobey” Kaczmark age 69 of Clarksville passed away Wednesday, August 1, 2018 in his home.

He was born March 16, 1949 in Waynesburg, a son of the late Sarah Jane Redman Kaczmark Burrie and William Burrie of Carmichaels, who survives.

He was a 1969 graduate of Carmichaels Area High School, and earned an associate’s degree in mine engineering from Penn State Fayette.

On June 7, 1969, he married Donna Meyers Kaczmark, who survives.

Mr. Kaczmark was a Vietnam veteran, service as Sergeant, SP5, in the U.S. Army 101st Airborne Division. During his service, he received several awards including the Army Commendation Medal and Bronze Star; and was named soldier of the month.

He had worked as a mine foreman at Shannopin Mine and Pitt Gas Mine and had also worked at Emerald Mine. He later worked as a federal mine inspector in the Morgantown and Waynesburg offices. He was a member of American Legion and Beallsville Lodge No. 237 Free and Accepted Masons. He studied karate and earned a second degree black belt.

Jobey was a proud father and grandfather. He loved spending time with his children and grandchildren, and his dog, Nestle.

Surviving, in addition to his wife and father, are a daughter, Tiffani Ludrosky (Michael) of Rices Landing; two sons, Todd Kaczmark (Rebecca) of Washington, and Ryan Kaczmark (Courtney) of St. Thomas; seven grandchildren, Raylin, Madison, and Michael Ludrosky, Ethan and Nora Kaczmark, and Alex and Macie Kaczmark. Also surviving are his sisters and brothers, Connie Teagarden, Brenda Corcoran, Robert Burrie, Clyde Thomas Burrie, Alicia Burrie, Harry Burrie, and Brad Burrie.

Deceased are a son, James David Kaczmark Jr., and two brothers, William “Butch” Burrie, and Warren “Sammy “ Burrie.

Friends will be received from 2 pm to 4 pm and 6 pm to 8 pm Sunday in Behm Funeral Homes, 1477 Jefferson Road, Jefferson where services will be held at 11 am, Monday. August 6, 2018 with Rev. J. Francis Frazer officiating followed by burial in Greene County Memorial Park with military honors by the U.S. Army and the American Legion. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Colby’s Stars Foundation at colbysstarsfoundation.org or to the Humane Society of Greene County, 183 Jefferson Road, Waynesburg, PA 15370. Condolences may be offered at www.behm-funeralhomes.com

  • FAMILY

  • Donna Kaczmark, Wife
  • Sarah Redman Burrie, Mother
  • William Burrie, Father
  • Tiffani Ludrosky (Michael), Daughter
  • Todd Kaczmark (Rebecca), Son
  • Ryan Kaczmark (Courtney), Son
  • James David Kaczmark Jr., Son
  • Raylin Ludrosky, Granddaughter
  • Madison Ludrosky, Granddaughter
  • Michael Ludrosky, Grandson
  • Ethan Kaczmark, Grandson
  • Nora Kaczmark, Granddaughter
  • Alex Kaczmark, Grandson
  • Macie Kaczmark, Granddaughter
  • Connie Teagarden, Sister
  • Brenda Cocoran, Sister
  • Robert Burrie, Brother
  • Clyde Thomas Burrie, Brother
  • Alicia Burrie, Sister
  • Harry Burrie, Brother
  • Brad Burrie, Brother
  • William "Butch" Burrie, Brother
  • Warren "Sammy" Burrie, Brother

Services

  • Visitation Sunday, August 5, 2018
  • Blessing Service Monday, August 6, 2018
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James D. "Jobey" Kaczmark

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Christine Brottish-Whipkey

August 6, 2018

My deepest sympathy's for you all. May God comfort you in your time of need......

SHEILA G GOMEZ

August 5, 2018

Donna I was so sorry to hear about Joby. My heart goes out to you I know what it is to lose the love of your life but God will help us both get through it he was everything to you I know it but he will be with you no matter what if there's anything I can do for you please message me God bless you may God be with you always and may God get you through this love always a friend Sheila

Thomas Light

August 5, 2018

So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you

Tom and Shirley Light

Allen Hager

August 4, 2018

In this sorrowful time, Paula and I would like to extend to you our heartfelt condolences.

Bill and Patricia Watson

August 3, 2018

Dearest Courtney and Ryan,

Sooo sorry to read of your loss. May God’s peace be with you at this sad time. Please know our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Love,
Bill and Pat Watson

jeff and loretta smith

August 3, 2018

Donna
you are in our thoughts and prayers
so sorry for your loss

Jim Carbaugh

August 3, 2018

Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Darlene Yorko Wise

August 3, 2018

Thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Candi Tyler

August 3, 2018

Donna Kay & family,
I am so sorry that you lost the love of your life. I know your heart is broken.
I pray that God will surround you with His love and heal your broken heart. That He will walk with you during this time of sorrow and carry you when you can’t go on. Just know you are not alone. You have so many people who love you.
You all are in my heart and prayers.
Love, Candi

Bruce and Alice Wishart

August 2, 2018

Sorry for your loss Donna and family. You and Jobe were always good friend as the kids where growing up ! Miss and love ya. PRAYERS from South Carolina!

Biography

James D. “Jobey” Kaczmark age 69 of Clarksville passed away Wednesday, August 1, 2018 in his home.
He was born March 16, 1949 in Waynesburg, a son of the late Sarah Jane Redman Kaczmark Burrie and William Burrie of Carmichaels, who survives.
He was a 1969 graduate of Carmichaels Area High School, and earned an associate’s degree in mine engineering from Penn State Fayette.
On June 7, 1969, he married Donna Meyers Kaczmark, who survives.
Mr. Kaczmark was a Vietnam veteran, service as Sergeant, SP5, in the U.S. Army 101st Airborne Division. During his service, he received several awards including the Army Commendation Medal and Bronze Star; and was named soldier of the month.
He had worked as a mine foreman at Shannopin Mine and Pitt Gas Mine and had also worked at Emerald Mine. He later worked as a federal mine inspector in the Morgantown and Waynesburg offices.
He was a member of American Legion and Beallsville Lodge No. 237 Free and Accepted Masons. He studied karate and earned a second degree black belt.
Jobey was a proud father and grandfather. He loved spending time with his children and grandchildren, and his dog, Nestle.
Surviving, in addition to his wife and father, are a daughter, Tiffani Ludrosky (Michael) of Rices Landing; two sons, Todd Kaczmark (Rebecca) of Washington, and Ryan Kaczmark (Courtney) of St. Thomas; seven grandchildren, Raylin, Madison, and Michael Ludrosky, Ethan and Nora Kaczmark, and Alex and Macie Kaczmark. Also surviving are his sisters and brothers, Connie Teagarden, Brenda Corcoran, Robert Burrie, Clyde Thomas Burrie, Alicia Burrie, Harry Burrie, and Brad Burrie.
Deceased are a son, James David Kaczmark Jr., and two brothers, William “Butch” Burrie, and Warren “Sammy “ Burrie.