Sunday, February 9, 2003

Pete Krivosky

LTV Nemacolin Mine retiree

Pete Krivosky, 81, of Carmichaels, died at 7:15 p.m. Friday, February 7, 2003, in Rolling Meadows Nursing Home, Waynesburg.

He was born December 18, 1921, in York Run, Fayette County, a son of Mike and Mary Zaucha Krivosky.

Mr. Krivosky was a 1940 graduate of Cumberland Township High School and resided in Cumberland Township for most of his life.

During World War II, he served in the U.S. Army Air Corps.

Mr. Krivosky worked for 43 years at LTV Nemacolin Mine, retiring in 1985.

He was a member of St. George Serbian Orthodox Church of Carmichaels, United Mine Workers of America Local 6290 of Nemacolin, American Legion Post 423 of Masontown, Disabled American Veterans Post 123, Carmichaels Senior Center and Moose Lodge 819 of Carmichaels.

Mr. Krivosky also was a social member of John F. Kennedy Memorial Council of Knights of Columbus, Carmichaels.

On April 20, 1944, he married Sophie Popovich, who survives.

Also surviving are two daughters, Rosemary Lewis of Clarion and Judi Shimrock of Vermillion, Ohio; six grandchildren, Michele Carroll, Michael Lewis, Danielle Hoebing, and Peter, Christian and Brandi Shimrock; four great-grandchildren; a sister, Sophia Angelini of Carmichaels; and several nieces and nephews.

Deceased are a brother, Nick Krivosky; and two sisters, Mildred Kattalia and Anne Milak.

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