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Obituaries

January 21, 2014

Michael J. Vosnock

STERLING, VA. — VOSNOCK – Michael J., 83, Sterling, Va., native of Windber, passed away Jan. 19,  2014, in Virginia. Born Sept. 11, 1930, in Windber, son of John and Sophie (Pruchnik) Vosnock. Preceded in death by parents; sisters, Stella S. “Chouch” Wozniak, Helen Stopko, Catherine Kanno, Ann Derasmo and Marie Harrington; and brothers, Joseph, Stanley and Frank. Survived by his wife of 54 years, Stella (Bachorz) Vosnock; daughters, Pamela, wife of David Kiser, Leesburg, Va.; and Cindy Ford, Ashburn Va.; grandson, Brandon Michael Ford; and granddaughters, Lindsay Nicole Ford and Cara Ann Nicole Kiser. Also survived by sister-in-law, Ann Vosnock, Windber; nieces, Linda Stopko and Kathleen Vickroy, both of Windber; and many other surviving nieces and nephews. Michael was a kind, gentle man and was a loving and devoted husband, father and grandfather. He served in the Korean War, U.S. Army sergeant. Retired employee of the U.S. Postal Service with 20 years of service. Friends received from 9 to 9:30 a.m. Saturday at William Kisiel Funeral Home, Windber, followed by funeral Mass at 10 a.m. at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, Windber, the Rev. Martin Cingle. Interment, St. John Cantius Catholic Cemetery, Windber, with military honors by Windber VFW Ritual Team. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to American Heart Association in Michael’s memory.

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