Joseph L. Semarge, 83, of Hunker passed away Thursday June 19, 2019 at Excela Health Westmoreland Hospital. Joseph was born September 4, 1935 in Wyano the son of the late John and Anna Kaputa Semarge. He was a former member of the Seven Dolors RC Church,Yukon and was a retired tree trimming foreman for various tree service companies, Conrad, Penn Line, Asplundh and Davey Tree Services. Joe was a Army veteran serving with Co C 25th Signal Battalion and was also a member of the Roosevelt Club, Mt. Pleasant Fireman's Club, American Legion Post 446 Mt. Pleasant and East Huntingdon VFD. Surviving are his wife Patricia Koleck Semarge; a son, Joseph L. Semarge, Jr.; numerous nieces and nephews and special friends, Bill and Renita Watkiss and Joan Storey. In addition to his parents, Joe was preceded in death by his siblings, Mary Markulike, Frances Frankiewicz, Margaret Arico, Elizabeth Klorczyk, Catherine Blasko, George, John Jr, Frank, Thomas, Richard and Edward Semarge. At the request of the family, services will be private. Arrangements are under direction of SALOOM-REGA FUNERAL SERVICE 730 W. Main Street Mt. Pleasant. Please view Joe's online memorial at www.saloom-rega.com to sign the condolence guestbook. Richard Rega, funeral dfirector.