Of Lincoln Place on February 2, 2012, peacefully and surrounded by family. Survived by his loving wife and best friend of 50 years, Margaret “Peg” (Korhnak) Chalus; beloved father Susan Waller (Todd), John Chalus Jr. (Kathy Brown), Eric Chalus (Darla McKivens), Timothy Chalus (DeAnne Vernon), Michael Chalus (Brandi Hart), Peter Chalus, Randall Chalus and Pamela Hruby (Santo); also survived by 16 grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousin, Eleanor Dip (Manuel). Son of the late John Chalus and Mary Hrasczyna; brother of the late Carolyn Jenkins. John was a veteran of the US Navy, a pipe fitter and instructor for U. S. Steel and retired from Allegheny County Maintenance Department. He was devout Catholic and his favorite pastime was his family. Friends received Savolskis-Wasik-Glenn Funeral Home, Inc. 3501 Main Street, Munhall, Saturday and Sunday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm. Funeral Mass Monday 11:30 am Holy Angels Church, Hays.