Stanley J. Czzowitz, 85, of Butler passed away Thursday, February 8, 2018 at the VNA Inpatient Hospice in Butler.
Born June 21, 1932 in Saxonburg, PA, he was a son of the late Peter and Mary L. Mostowy Czzowitz.
He worked at Butler Armco Works as a finishing and slitter operator, retiring in 1994 following 43 years service.
He was a member of St. Michael the Archangel Roman Catholic Church in Butler.
He was on the Board of Directors at the Highfieild Community Center. Stan was happiest behind the wheel of a tractor while tending to the ballfields at Highfield, tilling gardens as well as plowing driveways in the neighborhood. He also played Santa at the Center's events, family parties and his grandchildren's school. He was a member of the Butler Armco Employee Association and Chairman for the Butler Armco summer activities for many years. Stan also called the bingo games for over 50 years. He was a member of the American Legion Post #778 and the Butler City Hunting and Fishing Club.
He was a veteran of the United States Army during the Korean War.
Surviving are three sons: Wayne (Debbie) Czzowitz of Slippery Rock, Paul (Tonya) Czzowitz of Louisville, KY and Gary Czzowitz of Butler, PA.
Five daughters: Zoe Ann Fuqua, Shari McDonough, Jennie (Scott) Straynick, Marie (Brian) Collins and Laura Czzowitz, all of Butler.
Many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
A sister, Patty Mook of New Castle.
His beloved best friend of 18 years, Hattie Mittica.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Marilyn Z. Czzowitz who passed away April 9,1998. They were married February 15,1958. A sister, Katherine Feicht. Three brothers, Thomas, William and James Czzowitz.
Family and friends will be received at the Geibel Funeral Home, 201 East Cunningham St. Butler, PA 16001 from 2-4 and 6-8 pm Monday. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Celebrated at 10:00 am Tuesday from St. Michael the Archangel Roman Catholic Church, 432 Center Ave, Butler, PA 16001 with Rev. Anthony R. Sciarappa officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the VNA Inpatient Hospice at 115 Technology Drive, Butler, PA 16001