Bob Jericho, 85 of Mesa, AZ passed away peacefully in his home on June 24, 2020. Bob was born on June 4, 1935 in Ridgway, PA to Steve and Julia Levosky. He was the youngest of three brothers.
Bob served his country in the United States Air Force during the Korean Conflict. At one point, Bob was stationed at Luke Air Force Base in Arizona where he was a radio technician on the jet fighters. This is when his love for Arizona grew.
Arizona became Bob’s home for the next 50 years off and on. Bob enjoyed fishing Roosevelt Lake, trains, building model airplanes out of balsa wood, and he loved a “good cold beer.”
Bob worked in the electronic field for companies such as Motorola and Cerprobe. While at Motorola, Bob met his wife and they were married thirty-six years. They had a daughter together. Bob retired in 1997 and decided he wanted to move his family to Punxsutawney, PA for five years. After five years the family moved back to Arizona.
Bob is preceded in death by his parents Steve and Julia Levosky, brothers George and David Jerko, two sons Mark and Thomas Jericho, and step-son Brian Turnbull.
Bob is survived by his wife Terry Jericho of Mesa, AZ, daughter Mandy Jericho of Carlsbad, CA, son Michael Scott Jerko of Tempe, AZ, 7 grandchildren, many nieces and nephews and extended family members.
A Mass will be held at St. George Catholic Church in Apache Junction on Wednesday, July 1, 2020 at 11:00am.
A come as you please dinner will be hosted by the Jericho family at the Jericho residence.
“Ten more of these and we gotta go”