Joseph Matthew Rodnicki, 63, of North Apollo, passed away on Wednesday, January 8, 2020 at Canterbury Place Hospice in Pittsburgh, Pa. He was born on Saturday, September 22, 1956 in Vandergrift, Pa., the son of late Anthony D. and Charlotte J. Hughes Rodnicki. He was a member of St. James Roman Catholic Church. He enjoyed hunting and fishing, but his favorite pastime was spending time with his family and grandchildren. He is survived by his wife, Kathryn Cypher Rodnicki, his daughter, Renea Irene Rodnicki of Apollo, 2 grandchildren, Destiny Thomas and Luke Rodnicki, 5 brothers, Anthony Rodnicki and his wife, Theresa, of West Mifflin, Randy Rodnicki and his wife, Selina, of Georgia, Timothy Rodnicki and his wife, Tammy, of Apollo, Thomas Hughes and his wife, Amy, of Carnegie and Edward Hughes of Leechburg, 3 sisters, Diana Swank and her husband, David, of Marion Center, Linda Hughes of Vandergrift and Susan Wadsworth of Leechburg and numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, David “Little Butch” Hughes. Family will receive friends on Monday, January 13, 2020 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM in the Kelly L. Corridoni Funeral Home LTD, 1916 Moore Ave., North Apollo, Pa. A Vigil Service will be held in the funeral home on January 13, 2020 at 4:00 PM with Father Vincent Zidek, officiating.