Joe Krasnansky, 82

Joseph R. “Joe” Krasnansky, 82, of Pierceton, passed away at 9:20 a.m. May 5, 2011 at The Oaks in Columbia City. He was born Nov. 14, 1928 in Perth Amboy, N.J. to Joseph A. and Agnes (Jankovitch) Krasnansky.He was a United States veteran serving in World War II and during the Korean Conflict and was a widower of Phyllis J. Achor.Survivors include a daughter, Jeanne Krasnansky; a son, James A. Krasnansky; and two sisters, Mary Purcell and Dorothy Tartaro.No public services are planned. Burial will take place at the Catholic Cemetery in Pierceton. Memorial bequest may be given to donor’s choice. Envelopes are available at the funeral home. To send condolences to the family in Mr. Krasnansky’s memory visit Owen Family Funeral Home, St. Rd. 13 and C.R. 500 N, North Webster, IN 46555, is in charge of the arrangements.