Balch, Joseph “Joe”

JOSEPH “JOE” L. BALCH of West Chester, Pa., 88, father to Pastor Cindy Uhrich of Lydick UMC, died Wednesday, July 4, 2018. 

A funeral mass will be held 10:30 a.m., Thursday, July 12, SS. Peter & Paul Church, 1325 Boot Rd. West Chester, PA 19380. Visitation will precede one hour prior to the service. 

Joe is survived by his wife of 63 years, Shirley; children, Cindy Uhrich of South Bend, Ind., Greg Balch of West Chester, Pa., Jeff (Lisa) Balch of Westtown, Pa., Ken (Kim) Balch of Radnor, Pa.; and four grandchildren. 

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to SS. Peter & Paul Church (address above), and/or the Alzheimer’s Association of Delaware Valley, 399 Market Street, Suite 102, Philadelphia, PA 19106. 

Condolences may be shared with Pastor Cindy Uhrich, 26510 Edison Rd, South Bend IN 46628. 

More on the life and legacy of Joseph Balch can be found on the funeral home website.