Andrew C. Bober, 90 of Northview Estates, Ellwood City formerly of Harmony-Baptist Rd., New Castle died in the Emergency Room of the Ellwood City Hospital on Saturday, March 7, 2009 at 6:48 P.M. He was born in Aliquippa, PA on November 16, 1918 to the late John J. & Mary F. Olszak Bober. He was preceded in death by his wife the former Jane A. Cycon on August 3, 1994. They were married on September 9, 1945. He retired from the Ellwood Works of U.S. Steel where he worked as a Millwright. He was a active member of Holy Redeemer Parish and former member of St. Joseph the Workers Church in New Castle. He was a Choir member in both churches. He was a veteran of the Army serving in Europe in World War II with the 160th Engineers Combat Battalion, Co. B where he recieved a Purple Heart. He was a member of the VFW and the Polish White Eagles in Chewton. He was an avid hunter and fisherman and enjoyed his gardening where he was noted for his Roses, Fruits and other flowers. He is survived by a son, Timothy A. Bober of Vienna, VA and a brother, Robert Bober of Ellwood City. He was preceded in death by 3 sisters, Mary Ann Kuczynski, Helen Teresa Kalifut & Margaret Miloser, 7 brothers, John & Anthony in infancy, Albert, Joseph, John, Paul & Frank Bober Friends may call at the Joseph A. Tomon, Jr. Funeral Home & Crematory, 97 Grim Avenue, Ellport on Tuesday, March 10 from 2-4 & 7-9 P.M. Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at Holy Redeemer Church on Wednesday, March 11 at 10 A.M. Interment will follow in Holy Redeemer Cemetery with Full Military Rites will be offered by the Veterans Honor Guard Family suggests contributions can be made in Mr. Bober's name to Holy Redeemer Parish or St. Joseph the Worker Parish.
Tim, I'm sorry that I missed saying goodbye to your Dad, he was agreat man. Prayers & Blessings - Mike
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