Edward A. BenkoJune 30, 1931 ~ August 25, 2017 (age 86)
Edward A. Benko, 86, of Butler passed away Friday, August 25, 2017 at the VNA Inpatient Hospice in Butler.
Born June 30, 1931 in Butler, he was a son of the late Andrew J. and Wilma Lawrence Benko.
He retired from Armco Steel as a Steelworker. He was a member of St. John Byzantine Catholic Church in Lyndora and a member of the American Legion Post # 117 also in Lyndora.
He was a veteran of the United States Air Force during the Korean War.
Surviving is his wife, Emily J. White Benko, whom he married May 2, 1953.
2 sons: John (Karen) Benko of Butler and Richard (Mary) Benko of Connoquenessing.
10 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren.
Numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother and 3 sisters.
There will be no public visitation. Funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family.
Arrangements by Geibel Funeral Home, 201 East Cunningham St. Butler, PA 16001.