US Navy

Michael Reposky

February 3, 1939 ~ May 20, 2023 (age 84) 84 Years Old

Michael Reposky Obituary

Michael Reposky, age 84 of Herbert, PA passed away on Saturday, May 20, 2023 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born on February 3, 1939 in Allison, PA, son of the late Michael and Helen (Lizanich) Reposky.

Michael was a proud Navy Veteran, stationed on the U.S.S. Joseph P. Kennedy. After being honorably discharged in 1959, he returned home and met the love of his life, Kathleen. Michael and Kathleen raised their family near Cleveland, Ohio, where Michael first was employed with J & L Steel and then the Ford Motor Company, from where he retired in 1999 as the Maintenance Manager. After retirement, Michael and Kathleen moved back to Herbert where they resided in the family homestead. Michael was an avid outdoors man and archer. He loved animals, nature, golfing and spending time with his family. He was talented with his hands and enjoyed home remodeling and mechanic work.

Besides his parents, Michael was preceded in death by his brother, Charles Reposky.

Left to cherish his memory is his beloved wife of 61 years, Kathleen A. (Rosneck) Reposky; his two daughters, Laurie Reposky and Jill Reposky Hritsko; his two grandsons, Cole and Zachary Varndell; brother, George Reposky; sister, Margaret Gannon; also survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins, as well as his five life-long friends.

Friends will be received at The Dearth Funeral Home, 35 South Mill Street, New Salem, PA 15468 on Wednesday, May 24, 2023 from 2 – 6 PM and on Thursday from 9 AM until the Prayer Service at 9:30 AM. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 AM in St. Francis of Assisi Church, 528 Footedale Road, New Salem PA with The Rev. Fr. Arnel Tadeo officiating.

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May 24, 2023

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Dearth Funeral Home
35 South Mill St
New Salem, PA 15468

Prayer Service
May 25, 2023

9:30 AM
Dearth Funeral Home
35 South Mill St
New Salem, PA 15468

Funeral Mass
May 25, 2023

10:00 AM
St. Francis of Assisi R.C. Church - Footedale Site
528 Footedale Road
New Salem, PA 15468


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