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April 12, 1923 – March 26, 2013

Joseph Jack Sr., a retired Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority employee, died Tuesday at his home in Kenmore. He was 89.

Born in Perry, he served in the Marine Corps from 1943 to 1946 during World War II and was stationed in Guam and China.

He worked for the NFTA for 35 years, retiring as chief supervisor in the early 1980s.

Mr. Jack was a member of St. Paul Catholic Church in Kenmore, where he served as an usher for more than 50 years.

Most recently, he served as head usher at the church. He also was a member of the church’s Holy Name Society.

Mr. Jack was a member of Kenmore Council 3076, Knights of Columbus, for which he bowled in several leagues.

His wife of 62 years, Elizabeth Frawley Jack, died in 2011.

He is survived by a daughter, Judy Jack Lewis, and four sons, Joseph Jr., Gerald, James and John.

A funeral liturgy will be at 9:30 a.m. Saturday in St. Paul’s Catholic Church, Delaware Avenue and Victoria Boulevard, Kenmore.