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CARL YARCHAK, 88
JAMES F. FERGUSON FUNERAL HOME IN BLAIRSVILLE

1/15/2013

Name: Carl W. Yarchak Age: 88
> Address: Black Lick, PA
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> Died: Sunday, January 13, 2013 at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital,
> Pittsburgh, PA
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> Born: September 27, 1924 Graceton, PA
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> Father: Charles Yarchak
> Mother: Christina (Mlinarsky) Yarchak
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> Church:
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> Work, Clubs & Organizations: He was a member of Our Lady of the Assumption
> Parish, Coral, PA where he was an altar boy as a child and attended all his
> life. Carl was a 1942 graduate of Laura Lamar High School, Homer City, Pa. He was a
> 4th degree Knight of Columbus. He was a medic in the US Army during the
> Korean War. Carl was a 62 year member of the Homer City American Legion
> Post #493. He was a dairy farmer until 1965 and remained a beef farmer all his life. He also did
> construction work and got involved in local government as a Burrell Township
> Supervisor from 1978 till 1991  . He also served on the Burrell Township Sewage
> Board from its inception to the present.  He was very committed to his family, his church and to community service.  He will be surely missed by all.
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> Survivors
> Daughter - Mary Kay Yarchak, Homer City, PA
> Sister - Dorothy Ghezzi, Melbourn, FL
> Sister-in-law - Marilyn Zubalik, Blairsville, PA
> Nephew - Keith Ghezzi & wife Lisa of MD
> Nephew - Kevin Ghezzi & wife Rosievelle of GA
> Niece - Joyce Judge & husband Kevin, Blairsville, PA
> Niece - Nancy Yarchak & Tim, Indiana, PA
> Niece - Tama Alsipi & Brian, Blairsville, PA
> Niece- Kathy Borbonus & Art, Blairsville, PA
> Nephew - David Zubalik & Nora of NC
> Nephew - Nick Madzar of CA
> Niece - Marilyn Shannon & husband Paul of TX
> Many Great Nieces & Nephews
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> Preceded in death by
> Father - Charles Yarchak
> Mother - Christina (Mlinarsky) Yarchak
> Wife - Mary Eleanor (Mollen) Yarchak died in 2011
> Brother - Thomas L. Yarchak
> Brother-in-law - David R. Zubalik
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> Visitation:
> James F. Ferguson Funeral Home, Inc., Blairsville, PA on Wednesday, January
> 16, 2013 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM and 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
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> Funeral Mass:
> Our Lady of the Assumption Church, Coral, PA on Thursday, January 17, 2013
> at 10:00 AM. Fr. Ronald Cyktor Jr. will officiate. The American Legion
> Post #493 will conduct graveside military services.
>
> If so desired memorial donations may be made to:
> Our Lady of the Assumption Church Christian Mothers, PO Box G, Coral, PA
> 15731
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> Interment: St. Francis Cemetery
> Graceton, Pennsylvania
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> www.jamesfergusonfuneralhome.com


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