John Ralph Santucci – Herald-Standard


John Ralph “Babe” Santucci, 71, of Clarksville, died unexpectedly at his home on Wednesday, April 17, 2024.

Babe was born on November 23, 1952 in Waynesburg, the son of the late Frank Santucci and Katherine Andrusky Santucci.

Babe is survived by his wife, Karen Lee Cameron Santucci; a daughter, Carrie Jo east of Waynesburg; two stepchildren, Eric Fronabarger of Hartford, Ky. and Heather Wilson, of Owensboro, Ky.; a brother, Frank Santucci (monk) of Donalsonville, Georgia; eight grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by a sister, Pattie Radjenovic.

Babe worked as a carpenter and retired in 2014. He was a member of the Pittsburgh Carpenters Union 432 for 43 years.

He enjoyed hunting, fishing and spending time with friends and family in his butcher shop. He will be greatly missed by many.

At Babe’s request he will be cremated.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, May 4, 2024 at 1:00 PM at Revival On Main, 30 Main Street, Clarksville, PA 15322.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to PAUL M. LESAKO FUNERAL HOME INC., 204 Dowlin Avenue, Carmichaels, PA 15320. 724-966-5100. Paul M Lesako Owner/Supervisor.