The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA


May 16, 2014

Stanley Yaronczyk

NANTY GLO — YARONCZYK – Stanley “Stush,” 80, Nanty Glo, May 15, 2014, at home. Born June 12, 1933, in Nanty Glo, son of the late Joseph and Anna (Compardo) Yaronczyk. Preceded in death by grandsons, Dino Rudolph and Kim Slayko II; son-in-law, David “Buck” Fenchak; brothers, Joseph and John; sisters, Sophia Seliga and Mary Kokoski; and infant sister, Mary Yaronczyk. Survived by wife of 55 years, the former Vivian Semelsberger, Nanty Glo; daughters, Michele (Dino) Rudolph, Nanty Glo; Karen (Kim) Slayko, Ohio; Andrea (Patrick) Chiari, Twin Rock; and Lynne Fenchak, Nanty Glo; grandchildren, Jackie (Jason), Melissa (Jim), Matt, Nicole (Jeff), Meghan (Anthony), Jessica, Lauren, Justin and Morgan; great-grandchildren, Brynn, Reese, Emily, Kacie, Brody, Declan, Eden and Cora; sister, Helen Longazel, Pittsburgh; and brother, Andrew Yaronczyk, Ohio. Also survived by Karen, Jim and Samantha Dickert, Virginia. Member of St. Mary’s church, where he was s former financial secretary of the Knights of Columbus, Council 8307, 4th Degree Knights of Columbus Assembly 954. Retired from Bethlehem Steel Mills. A U.S. Navy veteran, having served in the Korean War. Former financial secretary and active member of Nanty Glo American Polish Club; VFW 363, Ebensburg; Fraternal Order of Eagles; American Legion, Post 363; Moose Lodge, 207, Nanty Glo. Former Nanty Glo Borough Council and Water Authority member, and member of Super Senior Golf League. He was an avid supporter and was associated with Blacklick Valley Youth Baseball League for 37 years. He was a loving and devoted husband, father and grandfather, and will be deeply missed. Friends will be received from 1 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Bowser-Ondriezek Funeral Home, Nanty Glo, where Liturgical Wake will be held Sunday. Funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at St. Mary’s Church, Nanty Glo, the Rev. Father Leonard Voytek, celebrant. Interment to follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery. Military service will be conducted by local veterans organizations. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Heartland Hospice, Somerset, or Dino Rudolph Memorial Scholarship, 1046 Locust St., Nanty Glo, Pa. 15943.

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