Robert Chesnoski, age 72, of Economy Boro, passed away on Friday, July 27, 2018 at home after a courageous battle with cancer. Robert is survived by his wife Marilyn, son Robert, daughter Jessica, two sisters-in law, Betty and Goldie, numerous nieces and nephews, great nieces and great nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Mary, and his brothers, Nick and George.
Robert was a member of SS. Peter and Paul Ukrainian Catholic Church, Ambridge. He formerly worked in the seamless tube department at LTV Steel, Aliquippa and retired from Miller Screen and Design in Mars, Pa. Hunting and fishing were his favorite pastimes. He was a member of the Sewickley Shooting and Fishing Club. He served his country in the US Army during the Vietnam War and especially enjoyed biennial reunions with his Army brothers which were held in various cities across the United States.
Friends will be received Tuesday from 2-4 and 6-8 PM in the John Syka Funeral Home, 833 Kennedy Drive, Ambridge. A Parastas Service will held at 2:00 PM. Prayers will be offered Wednesday at 8:30 AM followed by a Divine Liturgy at 9:00 AM in SS Peter and Paul Ukrainian Catholic Church with his pastor, Father Michael Polosky officiating. Interment with military honors will follow at 11:00 AM in the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to Good Samaritan Hospice, % of Concordia Lutheran Ministries, Development Office, 134 Marwood Road, Cabot, Pa. 16023