Frank R. Grahek
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Frank R. Grahek

March 31, 1926 - February 29, 2012

Frank R. Grahek

March 31, 1926 - February 29, 2012


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The price of these selections also include the funeral home caring for the flowers after the funeral and delivering them to the family, or various care facilities where they can be rearranged and enjoyed by others for a longer period.

Memorial Candles

A Perpetual Tribute

The solitude and quiet peace of a flickering candle has long been a symbol of remembrance. Each candle lit will remain lit within this memorial website for the period you select. Your thoughtful gesture will be captured both in the candle as well as listed in perpetuity within the tributes section.

Memorial Trees

Circle of Life

In today’s changing world with climate change and environment concerns, “Honoring a Life” allows for family and friends to plant a memorial tree in honor of their loved one and friend. The purchase of a tree creates a beautiful permanent record on the Honoring a Life website, Each tree is planted through the efforts of Forestry Services throughout North America who determine where the greatest needs for reforestation are. Once planted, the geographical location where the tree is planted will be added to the record. A beautiful card is also sent to the family signifying your thoughtful gesture.

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A Thoughtful Gesture

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A Helping Hand

The time surrounding a death can often bring unexpected final expenses for the family far beyond the funeral itself. We are pleased to offer the ability for friends and relatives to financially support the family during their time of loss as an alternative to flowers and other sympathy gestures.

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Obituary for Frank R. Grahek

Frank R. (Funch) Grahek, Jr. age 85 of Uniontown, PA and formerly of Brownsville, PA died Wednesday February 29, 2012 at his home, after a long battle with leukemia. He was born on March 31, 1926 in Merrittstown, PA. Son of the late Frank R. Grahek, Sr. and Helen Marcus Grahek. He worked for Vesta # 5 Coal Mine He was a member of the UMWA Lifetime member of the Brownsville Sportsman Club He enjoyed Sunday Flea Markets with his Brother Steve He was an avid, admired gardener and loved to watch the Steelers’ He is survived by his wife: Janet M. Kanar Grahek He will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by his children: Daughter: Paulette Beatty and husband Bud Pam Rose and husband Lenny who was Frank’s best friend Son: Frank Grahek and wife Chris Stepchildren: Daine Mrazek and Jim Andrew Mrazek 7 Grandchildren: Bud and Brian Beatty Danna and Stephanie Vegoda Brandon, Jocelyn and Jamie Grahek 15 Great Grandchildren Brother: Steve Grahek and wife Hazel Thomas Grahek Sister: Clara Leonard Predeceased by Brothers: Willie, George and Johnny Grahel Friends will be received in the Skirpan Funeral Home 135 Park St. Brownsville, PA on Sunday from 2 – 9PM. Where a funeral service will be held on Monday at 11:00AM with Pastor Lillian Sparks officiating. Interment Lafayette Memorial Park.

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