Joseph John Krota

Joseph John Krota, III, 66, of Vine Grove, KY passed away Saturday, December 26, 2020, at his residence.

Mr. Krota was retired from the United States Army.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph John Krota II, Barbara Converse Kay, and Dolores M Krota, two sisters, Joyce L. Hertz and Donna A.


Survivors include:

His loving wife of 41 years, Ruth Krota; one son, Joseph John Krota, IV, & his wife, Michael Ann; two grandchildren, Luke, Abigail; two sisters, Barbara Buttler, Geri Barringer & her husband, Bill; one brother, George Stirling (Steve Coffey); and a host of family & friends.

Visitation will be from 12:00 PM until 2:00 PM, Saturday, January 2, 2021, at Chism Family Funeral Home, Vine Grove, KY.

Funeral services for Mr. Krota will be held at 2:00 PM, Saturday, January 2, 2021, at the chapel of Chism Family Funeral Home, Vine Grove, KY. A graveside service with military honors will be held at 1:30 PM, Wednesday, January 6, 2020, at the Kentucky Veterans Cemetery Central, Radcliff, KY.

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