Joseph Dynako, 87

Joseph Dynako, 87, Punxsutawney, died Thursday, July 24, 2014, at Penn Highlands Brookville.

He was born Feb. 12, 1927, in NuMine, a son of the late John and Josephine (Zak) Dynako.

On May 1, 1948, he married Irene D. “Renie” (Sovich) Dynako, who preceded him in death on Jan. 30, 1995.

He was a member of Ss. Peter and Paul Byzantine Catholic Church of Punxsutawney.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Army Air Force, having served during World War II.

Joseph was the owner and operator of Television Service Center in Punxsutawney.

He also opened the first Radio Shack in the surrounding area.

He enjoyed walking, traveling, reading, electronics, bowling, HAM radio, his family, and especially his grandchildren.

He was a member of the Eagles, HAM Amateur Radio Club, the American Legion and the Knights of Columbus.

Joseph is survived by three children, Elaine B. Dynako of Philadelphia, Diann L. Monoskey and husband Nick R. of Punxsutawney, and Dave J. Dynako and wife Terry of Fort Wayne, Indiana; four grandchildren, Hilary and Katie Monoskey, and Joey and Sam Dynako; two sisters, Helen Warta and Ann Kubiczky; and two brothers, Alex and Frank Dynako.

In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by four brothers, John, Mike, Walter and George Dynako.

A funeral liturgy will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, July 28, 2014, at Ss. Peter and Paul Byzantine Catholic Church of Punxsutawney with Father Simeon Sibenik officiating.

Interment will be in Ss. Peter and Paul Byzantine Catholic Cemetery in Adrian.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Deeley Funeral Home, Punxsutawney.

Memorial contributions may be made, in memory of Mr. Dynako, to the Ss. Peter and Paul Byzantine Catholic Church of Punxsutawney.

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