Dad Pallbearer 1949
PFC Joseph Balash, tsj j . n 1 War Veteran, DUrietl ! 7 i The funeral of PFC Joseph' Balash took place yesterday morn- morn- ing from the home, 97 Jackson' Emo-Street, Edwardsville. followed by a requiem mass in St. John's Russian after-Orthodox Church, Edwardsville. Rev. Anthony Repella was cele- cele- branf Edwardsville Post, American Legion, conducted military rites at ; tne grave in rem Knoii Bunar Park, Dallas. In the detail were: Chaplain,1 Frank Strigus; firing squad, Leo E. Chesnovltch, captain, Anthony Rusetskl, Stanley Piasta, Adami Drust, Joseph OMasta and Ben-1 Ben-1 Ben-1 Jamln Poplawskl; color bearers, Al: Aubrey and Stephen Hydock; color guards, Victor Price and John Mrochko. Bearers were David Evans, Benjamin Benjamin Payavis, Stanley Chilson, Louis Dukas, Michael Wartella and Benjamin Poploski.