Michael Hrabovsky

HRABOVSKY, Michael Robert, 73, of Maricopa, AZ, formerly of Weirton, passed away on Thursday, May 16, 2013, in his residence.

He was the husband of June Markowicz Hr-abovsky to whom he was married since 2006.

Born on February 18, 1940, in Steubenville, Michael was the son of the late Michael and Anna Kochis Hrabovsky. He was also preceded in death by his first wife Patricia Ann Flaherty Hrabovsky in 2005, daughter Susan Krapa in 2011 and a sister Ann Hrabovsky.

Michael was a graduate of Weir High School. He retired after 31 years of service from Weirton Steel Corporation where he worked in the Blooming Mill, soaking pit and was a pit crane man. He was a former member of the Weirton Elks 1801 where he served as the Exalted Ruler from 1977-1978 and a current member of the Wellsburg Elks 1553 where he served as Exalted Ruler from 2001-2003.

In addition to his wife June, he is survived by a son Michael Hrabovsky of Canton, OH; two daughters, Joann Virden (Doug) of Marion, OH and Carolyn Hrabovsky of Weirton; five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Friends may call on Wednesday from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. at the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main St., Weirton, where funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Thursday. Elks Memorial Service will be held 7 p.m. Wednesday in the funeral home.

Interment will be held in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens, Weirton.

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