Martha L. Sychak, 88, of Lyndora, died Thursday evening, April 26, 2018, at the V.N.A. Inpatient Hospice.
Born December 26, 1929 in Butler, she was a daughter of the late Leslie Barr and Margaret (Toner) Barr.
Martha graduated from Butler High School in 1948 and had worked at the Spaide Shirt Factory, worked in the cafeteria at the Lyndora School and also was a seamstress at Hart's Clothing Store in Butler.
She was a member of St. John the Baptist Byzantine Catholic Church in Lyndora, the American Legion Post #778 Auxiliary and the Ladies Guild at St. John's. She enjoyed playing cards and bingo, spending time with her family and visiting her daughter in Florida.
Surviving are her children, Robert M. (Elizabeth) Sychak of Butler; Susie (Jim) Jarvie of Florida; Lee Ann (Ricky) Kradel of Butler.
4 grandchildren: Kelsey Kradel, Ryan (Mandy) Kradel, Aaron Kradel and Jennifer Sychak.
1 step granddaughter, Kelley (Tom) Collins.
3 step great granddaughters: Lauren Dunning, Allison (Derek) Norris and Savannah Dunning.
1 step great great grandson, Wyatt Norris.
2 sisters: Peggy Fatigati of Virginia and Ruth Kaufman of Florida.
1 brother, William Barr of Florida.Numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Peter P. Sychak, whom she married June 16, 1951, he died July 11, 2014; also 1 brother, Robert Barr.
Friends will be received at the Geibel Funeral Home, 201 East Cunningham Street, Butler, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Sunday. Funeral Services will be held on Monday, at 10:00 a.m., at St. John the Baptist Byzantine Catholic Church, 105 Kohler Avenue, Lyndora. The Rev. Radco Blichar, Pastor, will officiate. Interment will follow in Butler County Memorial Park.
Parastas Services will be held at 7:00 p.m. Sunday at the Funeral Home.