John Husway Jr., 94, of Frackville, Pa, passed away peacefully on Thursday, November 21st at Broad Mountain Nursing and Rehabilitation in Frackville.
He was born and raised in Frackville, Pa and was the son of the late John Sr. and Mary “Richardson” Husway.
John was a member of St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Catholic Church, Maizeville, Gilberton Borough, Pa. He was a graduate of Frackville High School, class of 1943. He was retired from AT&T Telephone Company, King of Prussia, Pa.
John was a veteran of the United States Navy, Pacific Theater during World War II.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brothers, Stephen and Michael Husway, sisters, Julia Smigo, Anna Martin, Helen Gasko, Margaret Schlepko, Mary Mitchell, and Catherine Husway.
John is survived by his wife, Mary “Mendinsky” Husway of 67 years, and nieces and nephews.
Viewing and Panachida services with a Requiem Divine Liturgy will be held on Tuesday, November 26th. Divine Liturgy will be held at 10:30am in St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Catholic Chruch, Maizeville by Fr. Petro Zvarich. Visitation for family and friends will begin at 9am at the church. No services will be held at the funeral home.
Interment with military honors will follow Divine Liturgy in St. John’s Cemetery, Englewood, Frackville, Pa
In lieu of flowers, contributions in John’s memory may be made to St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Catholic Church or St. Michael the Archangel Ukrainian Catholic Church at 243 S. Middle St, Frackville, Pa 17931
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