JACKSON TOWNSHIP — MINARCHICK – Victor S. “Vic,” 85, Jackson Township, passed away Feb. 21, 2013, at home. Born Jan. 21, 1928, in Philipsburg, son of the late Victor and Ann (Kadash) Minarchick. Preceded in death by brother, John; and sisters, Ann and Betty. Survived by wife, the former Evelyn Peach; daughters, Vickie, Maryellen (Dan) Ditchcreek and Stephanie (Randy) Leidy; and grandchildren, Tiffany and Brenton T. Also survived by brother, Joe; and sisters, Marie, Sue, Dorothy and Joanne. He served in Merchant Marines and Army. Member of Nanty Glo VFW. Retired welder from Bethlehem Mines. Vic loved hunting, fishing, tending to his garden and beautiful flowers. His Sunday meals of homemade soup and noodles will be missed. Friends will be received from 10 a.m. until time of funeral service at 11 a.m. Saturday at Askew-Houser Funeral Homes Inc., Nanty Glo, Deacon Thomas Buige, officiating. Interment, St. Mary’s Cemetery, Nanty Glo. In lieu of flowers, donations in Vic’s memory may be made to Windber Hospice. Military rites by Nanty Glo, Twin Rocks and Vintondale area veterans organizations.