Joseph Cucunato, a 20-year resident of Cullman County, passed away May 15, 2017, at his residence with his family by his side. He was born April 21, 1924, and was originally from Pittsburg, Penn., where he retired from U.S. Steel.
Mr. Cucunato was a veteran of World War II, and was assigned to Gen. George S. Patton's Third Army, where he fought in Normandy and was awarded a Purple Heart and a Bronze Star in combat.
Funeral services for Mr. Cucunato will be directed by Samuel Teolis Funeral Home in Ellwood, Penn., 724-758-3222.
Published on  May 16, 2017