Roy F. Plazek

Dec. 7, 1945 – March 14, 2014

Roy F. Plazek, 68, Gallitzin, died Friday at his residence.

He was born in Sankertown, son of the late Walter and Mary (Conrad) Plazek.

He was preceded in death by his brothers: Robert, Gary and Bill; and sisters: Betty Halarz and Sandra Conway.

He is survived by his children: Shari and John, both of New Cumberland, and Michael of Cresson; and brothers: John “Huck” of Sankertown, Jim (Phyllis) of Sankertown, Ted (Theresa) of Loretto and Leo of Loretto; sisters-in-law: Patty and Kay Plazek; and a brother-in-law, Stanley Halarz.

Roy retired from Conrail as an engineer.

He was a member of Gallitzin Sportsmen.

Roy enjoyed hunting, fishing and spending time with his brothers and family.

Friends will be received from 1 p.m. until the time of funeral service at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Gibbons Funeral Home, 301 Church St., Gallitzin, the Rev. Leo Arnone officiating.

Roy F. Plazek

Roy F. Plazek, 68, Gallitzin, died Friday, March 14, 2014, at his residence. A full obituary will appear in a later edition of the Mirror. Arrangements are by Gibbons Funeral Home, 301 Church St., Gallitzin.