Service Date: 03/01/2019 at 2:00 PM
Funeral services will be held at Calvary Cemetery in Lakewood, WA, at 2PM on Friday, March 1st.
John Kuzma Beritich was born in Tacoma, Washington. He graduated from Stadium High School in 1963. After high school, John entered a trade program for welding. He was drafted by the Army during the Vietnam War, that claim was superseded by the Navy due to his welding capabilities. After the war, John worked as a ship builder and later as a master welder and instructor, John enjoyed gourmet food and preparing meals for family. A sports enthusiast, he was a Seahawks, Tacoma Stars, and Sounders supporter. He enjoyed long road trips and classic cars. John loved to meet new people and to share stories. John is survived by his son, William. He is pre-deceased by his wife, Kathy. Memorial donations and flowers can be sent to Gaffney Funeral home.
Arrangements by Gaffney Funeral Home