George Kacsuta

July 03, 2022 - January 24, 2015


Age 98, of Cranberry Twp., on Saturday, January 24, 2015. Beloved husband of the late Caroline (Salopek) Kacsuta; loving father of Donna Hovis (Ronald), Patricia Pride (Allen), George Kacsuta and the late Carol Ann Kacsuta; grandfather of Steven and Matthew Hovis; great-grandfather of Jacob, Alyssa and Amanda Hovis; brother of Elizabeth Estok and the late John, Thomas, Paul, Joseph, Edward, Ann and Margaret; also survived by many loving relatives and friends. George proudly served his country in WWII as captain and B-17 pilot for 25 combat missions with the 8th AF 94th BG and was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross Air Medal with three Oak Leaf Clusters, American Campaign Medal, European – African – Middle Eastern Theater Ribbon with five Battle Stars, WWII Victory Medal and Distinguished Unit Badge. He also served as a troop carrier pilot during the Korean War. Friends received Tuesday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at DEVLIN FUNERAL HOME OF CRANBERRY, 2678 Rochester Rd., 724-772-8800. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Gregory Catholic Church, Zelienople, PA, Wednesday 10 a.m. Memorial contributions may be made to the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, P.O. Box 1992, Savannah, GA 31402, www.mightyeighth.org.

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