Obituary of John Charles Sefter
John "Jack" Charles Sefter, 89, of PA Furnace, died Thursday, April 1, 2021, at home.
Born November 5, 1931, in Bethlehem, he was the son of the late John Lewis and Catherine Krupansky Sefter. On June 6, 1953, he married Marie Kathryn Kirk, who survives.
In addition to his wife, Jack is survived by four sons, Francis Andrew and his wife, Dianne, of State College, John C. and his wife Holly of Gettysburg, Christopher W. and his wife, Kendra of State College, and Stephen E. and his wife Mary Rose of Cary, NC; seven grandchildren:,Louis, Clay, Kelly, Jessica, Willie, Hannah, Rebecca; four great-grandchildren: Eloise, Amelia, Zoey, and Frankie, and two step-grandchildren, Ben and Amber Cole. Three siblings: James, Joseph, and Cathy and her husband Fred, as well his brother- in- law, Philip Bold. He was preceded in death by two sisters, Joan Sabatine and Mary Jean Bold.
Jack graduated from Penn State University in 1954 with a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering. He went on to work for HRB Singer and the Army Corp. of Engineers as a Mechanical Engineer.
He was a member of Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church.
Visitation will be Tuesday, April 6, 2021 from 10-11am at Our Lady of Victory, 820 Westerly Parkway, State College.
Funeral Mass will follow on Tuesday at 11am with Father Neil Dadey officiating.
Burial will be in Graysville Cemetery.
Memorial Contributions can be made to Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church.
Arrangements are under the care of Koch Funeral Home, State College. Online condolences and signing of the guest book may be entered at www.kochfuneralhome.com.To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of John Sefter, please visit Tribute Store
Visitation at Main Service
Final Resting Place
Who We Are:
Our Mission: To compassionately serve and guide families with our experience and knowledge as they honor their loved ones.
Koch Funeral Home
F. Glenn Fleming, Supervisor
2401 S. Atherton Street
State College, PA 16801
(814) 238-0482 fax
A branch of:
John B. Brown Funeral Home, Inc.
Douglas A. Hallinan, Supervisor
417 Washington Street
Huntingdon, PA 16652
(814) 643-1257 fax