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- Joseph Paul Horvath Jr., 80, of Alabama Avenue, St. Cloud, died Aug.
17. Born in Cleveland, Ohio, he moved to the area from Euclid, Ohio, in
1979. He was a grocery store manager. He was a World War II Army Air
Corps veteran, past commander of American Legion Post No. 163, Wayfield
Heights, Ohio, member of Western Reserve Chapter No. 127 of Disabled
American Veterans, Cleveland, Ohio, past Grand Knight of Immaculata
Council No. 3767 Knights of Columbus, Euclid, Ohio, and member of
Cleveland Assembly 4th Degree Knights of Columbus, Cleveland, Ohio. He
was a eucharistic minister and sacristan at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic
Church, St. Cloud, for many years. Survivors include his wife, Joanne M.
Horvath, St. Cloud; son, Joseph Paul Horvath III, Kissimmee; daughter,
Marianna Cercek, Mentor, Ohio; and brother, Julius Horvath, Brecksville,
Ohio. A funeral Mass will be celebrated Aug. 22 at St. Thomas Aquinas
Catholic Church with Father Fabian Gimeno officiating. A Scripture
service was held Aug. 21 at the chapel of Conrad and Thompson Funeral
Home. Burial was in Osceola Memory Gardens, Kissimmee. Conrad and
Thompson Funeral Home, Kissimmee, is in charge of arrangements.