Edward R. KoniecznyJanuary 23, 1922 ~ September 15, 2017 (age 95)
Edward R. Konieczny, 95, of Butler passed away Friday, September 15, 2017 at the Good Samaritan Hospice in Cabot.
Born January 23, 1922 in Pittsburgh, he was a son of the late Stanley and Theresa Zielinski Konieczny.
He was the devoted husband of the late Rose Ann Dorsey Konieczny, who he married on February 28, 1946. Rose Ann passed away February 16, 2012.
Ed worked as the Maintenance Supervisor for Butler Memorial Hospital and retired in 1987 with 18 years of service. He had previously worked for American Hardware (Servistar) for 20 years.
Ed was a member of St. Fidelis Roman Catholic Church in Meridian. He also was a member of the Knights of Columbus, the Moose Lodge of Butler and the V.F.W Post # 249.
An avid golfer, Ed was one of the original members of the Butler Memorial Hospital Golf League. He also enjoyed reading and loved his Steelers.
He was a veteran of the United States Army Air Corps serving in the Philippines during WWII from 1942 until 1945.
Surviving are his four children: Kathy R. (Len) Bloom of Saxonburg, Mark (Marilyn) Konieczny of Rochester, NY, Matthew (Patricia) Konieczny and Michael (Denise) Konieczny both of Butler.
Ed is also survived by eight grandchildren, five great-grandchildren, his sister-in-law, Teresa Dorsey of Pittsburgh and a number of nieces and nephews.
In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Jane and a sister Agnes Longobardi.
Friends will be received at the Geibel Funeral Home, 201 East Cunningham St. Butler, PA 16001 from 2-4 and 7-9 pm on Friday. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday at 10:00 am at St. Fidelis Roman Catholic Church, 125 Buttercup Road, Butler, PA. 16001. The Rev. William Wuenschel, his Pastor, will officiate. Interment will follow at Butler County Memorial Park.