John L. Marchyshyn, 83, of
Butler, Pennsylvania, passed away on May 8, 2019 at
the Good Samaritan Hospice at Concordia, Cabot, PA.
He was born May 24, 1935 in Butler, Pennsylvania to
the late W. Savanich and the late Anna Bungar
Savanich. He married Karen Parr on October 5, 1963.
John worked in the Paint Shop for 20 years of
service at Pullman Standard. He also worked at OK
Grocery as a Warehouseman retiring after 15 years.
He was a member of Member of the St.'s Peter and
Paul Ukrainian Church, Lyndora, PA. American Legion
Post #778, Lyndora, PA. He enjoyed bowling, classic
car shows, having breakfast with his friends and was
an avid Pittsburgh Sports fan.
John had served in the U.S. Army as a Private First
John is survived by his loving spouse Karen of 56
years; daughter, Jodi Marchyshyn of Cranberry Twp,
PA; son, John and his wife Jackie Marchyshyn of
Butler, PA; two Grandchildren, Nicholas and Julia
Marchyshyn; Several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death
by three brothers; Stephen and Walter Savanich, and
Larry Marchyshyn; three sisters, Mary Savanich,
Dorothy Singer and Gaye Workman.
Friends will be received Tuesday, May 14, 2019,
11:00 am until time of service at 12:00 pm at
Thompson - Miller Funeral Home, Inc., 124 East North
Street Butler, PA.
Co- celebrating will be the Very Reverend Father
Paisius McGrath and Reverend Steven Neff.
Private burial will take place in the Greenlawn
Full Military Honors provided by American Legion
Post #117, American Legion Post #778, Lyndora, PA,
VFW Post #249.
In lieu of flowers, Memorial donations may be made
to Good Samaritan Hospice, 134 Marwood Rd., Cabot,